People who remain in the labor force late in life tended to be healthier, better educated and more affluent than others not in the labor force.

There is absolutely no question couples are far better off than non-married individuals, ... Among the worst off in retirement are divorced and separated women.

For people who are out of the work force it is particularly important to keep abreast of developments in their field and to attempt as much as possible to keep their skills up to par.