Retirement 401(k)


  • April 13- A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit by Edison International employees in California who accused the utility of favoring higher-cost mutual funds over lower-cost ones in its retirement plan, despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling backing the workers. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said that while the Supreme Court...

  • Retirement savings tips for freelancers

    CNBC Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson offers tips on how freelancers can save over $50,000 in a retirement savings account this year.

  • Retirement savings revamp

    Matthew Sommer, Janus Capital Vice President & Director of Retirement Strategy Group, discusses the new fiduciary rules for retirement advisors and how the business will be affected with a focus on the client.

  • New rules on your nest egg

    CNBC's Mary Thompson and Sharon Epperson talk about changes to rules for retirement brokers and what it means for investors.

  • Managing drug costs

    Best ways to reduce your prescription drug expenses – from using online retailers to getting 90-day supply.

  • Retirees’ investing strategies

    Now that you’re retired, how should you invest your 401(k) and IRAs to make sure your money will last as long as you do.

  • Why Women Face More Risk in Retirement

    While many adults haven’t saved enough for retirement, women are at a great risk than men of outliving their savings. Sharon Epperson explains steps women should take now to reach their retirement goals.

  • Single women are far behind married women, as well as unmarried and married men, in saving for retirement.

  • Stressed couple reviewing documents

    Blackstone's president and a New School economist say it's time to take this looming retirement crisis seriously.

  • Get rid of money madness

    Feel like your finances are in a mess? CNBC’s Sharon Epperson gives you the tools to do a quick clean-up and get them in order in three easy steps.

  • Millions of Americans struggle to save in their 401(k)s, but there's a hidden danger: having too much in the accounts.

  • Tax calculator

    Only a small minority of eligible taxpayers are aware of this key retirement-related tax benefit.

  • Protecting your nest egg

    If you're really nervous about the market, I would lighten up now rather than later, explains Jonathan Clements, author of "Jonathan Clements Money Guide 2016," in providing strategies for savers.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 4- The U.S. stock market selloff ushered in the New Year with such a scare that a record 6 million investors called Fidelity Investments asking what they should do with their money. Already, retirement accounts at Fidelity ended 2015 lower than a year ago, with average 401 balances dropping to $87,900 from $91,300, the Boston- based brokerage firm's...

  • 401(k) reality check

    Robert Johnson, RLJ Companies, discusses the importance making retirement plans portable.

  • financial bubble NYSE

    Hypergrowth in ETF Index funds is posing a big market risk, experts warn. It's time for investors to look at diversifying their holdings.

  • The breakdown: Josh Brown's 401k advice

    In a new segment called "The Breakdown," FMHR trader Josh Brown discusses the key differences between retirement investing versus trading.

  • Financial Targets 2016

    To build wealth this year, start saving early to build cash reserves, and reexamine your asset mix and risk-management strategy.

  • A new year, a new you!

    This is the year that you’ve decided you will retire! Here are three moves to make now before you leave your job.

  • Are these hidden fees taking a bite out of your 401(k)?

    Fees are hidden in plain sight, says Tom Zgainer, America's Best 401K CEO, discussing the hidden costs in retirement plans that cost Americans more than $17 billion each year and can reduce overall savings by as much as 60 percent.