Jennifer Nelson

Freelance Writer

Jennifer Nelson is a Florida-based writer who covers money, lifestyle, and retirement issues. She considers most of her financial assignments research fodder for her own retirement one day. Her work appears at U.S. News & World Report, Investopedia, Credit Karma, The Franklin Prosperity Report, AARP, and PBS Next Avenue.

Articles by Jennifer Nelson

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How to Sell a Home With a Reverse Mortgage

Taking a reverse mortgage on a home doesn't mean you have to stay there forever. If you want to sell your home, here's what you should know.

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Alternatives to a HELOC

A home equity line of credit is only one of many ways to access equity you've accrued in your home. Here is a list and explanation of other options.

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How Home Equity Can Help With Retirement

Many people overlook home equity as a source of funds for retirement. Learn about different vehicles for tapping into the equity in your home.

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7 Home Improvement Tips for Retirees

Staying in your home as you age may require some alterations. These tips can help you pinpoint places that will need updating.

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Decluttering Tips for Retirees

A lifetime of making memories often leads to a house full of stuff. Here's what to do when you're running out of space.