The number of 401(k ) millionaires has double in the past 2 years, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Jonathan Clements, "Money Guide 2015" author, provides insight on the surge.» Read More
In 49 of 50 states, workers aren't saving enough to maintain their pre-retirement lifestyle. Can you avoid harsh cuts?
Some states' residents are better at preparing for retirement than others. Is your state among the least ready?
Stressed about money and stumped about where to turn describes a good chunk of today's millennials, according to a new study from Fidelity.
A TransUnion analysis shows debt among 20-somethings affects their ability to take on mortgages and debt levels for 60-plus consumers are increasing.
A 401(k) plan is designed to help you save for retirement. But, what if you are strapped for cash? Geri Pell explains why it may be a smart decision (sometimes) to borrow from your plan.
Discussing the strong U.S. dollar and if the dollar and stocks can rise together, with John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer and Company.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses what the departure of Bill Gross means for 401k holders and individual investors' retirement plans.
The U.S. public pension gap has tripled to at least $2 trillion in less than a decade, Moody's Investors Service said in a report on Thursday.
Health savings accounts have become a popular way to cover out-of-pocket medical costs. They might improve your retirement prospects, too.
Donald Lindsey, George Washington University, shares insight into the reasons California's enormous state pension plan eliminated its hedge fund investing program.
CalPERS' decision to leave hedge funds was not meant to send a message about the hedge fund industry, the pension fund's CIO said.
The California Public Employees' Retirement System announced the elimination of its hedge fund program. Ted Eliopoulos, CalPERS CIO, says the program was too small to have a meaningful impact on return.
Pension funds are keeping their hedge fund managers despite the recent decision by CalPERS to dump them.
Meret Gaugler, Global Equities Analyst at Lombard Odier, outlines the opportunities that the aging population offers to investors.
Most American adults are single. That's bad news for Social Security but potentially good news for welfare programs.
CNBC's managing editor Allen Wastler discusses which stories are hot among readers on CNBC's new smartphone app, while supporting Scotland's right to vote today.
Home costs are the biggest expense for people 50 and older, accounting for 40% to 45% of their household budgets, according to a report.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the drop in 401(k) balances among households nearing retirement. Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital, provides insight.
Retiring rich might be as easy as changing your zip code. Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson explains the pros and cons of staying put versus moving on. Plus, the 5 best cities for retirees!
An estimated two million American seniors are in debt from unpaid student loans, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
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