Recent data shows 40 percent of boomers have no retirement savings and 21 percent have less than $100,000. Insight, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Jonathan Clements, The Wall Street Journal columnist, who suggests you may need less money for retirement than some think.» Read More
Here are a few pointers to ensure the tax man isn't taking too much of a bite out of your investments, reports USA Today.
Michael Santoli, Yahoo senior columnist, discusses whether investors should be worried if mutual funds are investing their retirement funds in startups with big valuations.
You could be losing thousands to fees associated with your retirement account. Here's how to reduce those fees.
$18,433 is the median amount in a 401(k) savings account, according to a recent report by the Employee Benefit Research Institute. Discussing whether the program is a failure, with CNBC.com's Kelley Holland.
Over a third of Americans are not familiar with their 401(k) choices. Why isn't investor education getting through?
In his new book, investing guru Charles Ellis makes dire predictions about an upcoming retirement crisis that will affect millions.
The number of workers who have saved $1 million or more in a workplace retirement plan is a new record, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson walks through three key points on how to become a 401(k) millionaire.
How much do you need to retire? According to a new Legg Mason survey, the new magic number is $2.5 million. Insight, with Patricia Powell, Wealth Health.
U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, discusses the White House's proposed new rules for brokers on retirement accounts, and the impact of a stronger dollar on exports.
There is bipartisan support for a White House plan to allow unemployed workers to draw from their 401(k)s. CNBC's Sharon Epperson outlines the idea, and the potential consequences.
The average retirement age, which rose for years, seems to be stabilizing, a study finds. That leaves many short on savings.
David Rubenstein said he saw PE opening to a larger client base, including individuals managing their 401(k) investments, the NYT reports.
WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared ready to give Edison International employees who accused the utility of favoring higher-cost mutual funds over lower-cost ones in its retirement plan a chance to revive some of their claims. There appeared to be consensus among the justices that a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling in favor of...
WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday appeared set to revive certain claims in a class action lawsuit against Edison International by employees who accused the utility of favoring higher-cost mutual funds over-lower cost ones in its retirement plan. The case concerns a lawsuit filed by Glenn Tibble and other employees against Edison...
Discussing how President Obama plans to change the rules on brokers who deal with retirement accounts, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
President Obama spoke to AARP about a bid to change the rules on independent brokers who deal with retirement accounts. CNBC's Sharon Epperson; Doug Flynn, Flynn Zito Capital Management; and Dale Brown, Financial Services Institute, discuss.
The Labor Department is readying new proposed rules on retirement investment advice, and the battle lines are being drawn.
In all three states, Alaska, West Virginia and Michigan, problematic funding gaps widened, the report said. In 2006, Alaska switched newly hired state workers from its two biggest traditional defined benefit plans to a defined contribution plan. In 2014, Alaska made a $3 billion cash infusion into the defined benefit plans to shore them up.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports 85 percent of the portfolio of the average 25-year old is in equities. Rob Arnott, Research Affiliates CEO, discuss.