CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the drop in 401(k) balances among households nearing retirement. Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital, provides insight.» Read More
CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down the steps everyone can take to come up with a fool-proof retirement plan.
Grandparents have to balance their grandchildren's needs without jeopardizing their retirement savings. USA Today reports.
Slower growth in healthcare spending is shoring up the funding outlook for the federal Medicare program that covers hospital bills for the elderly.
According to Wal-Mart's 8-K filing, U.S. CEO Bill Simon's retirement package includes $9.17 million.
Americans are stashing more in their IRAs, but it may still not be enough for a comfortable retirement.
Millennials are keenly focused on trying to take control of their own financial destiny.
Millionaires are twice as likely to keep working in retirement than the broader population, according to a new survey from Merrill Lynch and Age Wave.
Saving enough money for retirement is the first step toward building your nest egg, but just as important is where you invest that money.
Britain published new rules for private pensions on Monday which give retirees greater freedom to spend their savings as they like.
Since 2010, average employee contributions have increased $470, and average employer contributions have gone up $400, USA Today reports.
Many trash pickers in China are elderly people, unable to support themselves on meager government pensions. Global Post reports.
Here are three ways to make sure you have enough cash for retirement and avoid having to work during those years. USA Today reports.
A former head of the nation's largest public pension fund has pleaded guilty to bribery and fraud in California.
Paul Hogan, Home Instead Senior Care co-founder and chairman, discusses the growing trend of caring for aging Americans at home instead of moving to a retirement community. Our costs range from $15 to $26 per hour depending on where you live, says Hogan.
CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at companies poised to profit from the aging baby boomer generation.
Former Sen. Bob Kerrey, (D-Neb.), shares his thoughts on raising the eligibility age for receiving full social security benefits. I'd probably raise it to 68 or 69-years old over the course of 30 thirty years, says Kerrey.
Former Sen. Bob Kerrey, (D-Neb.), shares his thoughts on the runaway costs of government programs, including health care.
Ken Dychtwald, Age Wave president, founder & CEO, discusses the ripple effects of ten thousand baby boomers reaching retirement age every day and those areas posed to profit from it.
The "Pay As You Earn" plan caps payments at 10 percent of their income, and the balance will be forgiven after 20 years of on-time payments.
A federal agency said that, despite an improving economy, retirement plans covering roughly 1.5 million U.S. workers are severely underfunded.
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