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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.
Though federal student loan rates are fixed for the life of the loan, these rates reset for new borrowers every July.
The decline in state pension funded levels has likely bottomed out, Standard & Poor's said, as it warned the recovery will be slow and uneven.
Attention Asian couples: You may need to add up to 11 years to your retirement plan in order to live your golden years in comfort, Manulife warns.
Here’s what your financial advisor won’t tell you — and the questions you should be asking, says portfolio manager James Sanford.
If it succeeds, the city’s cost-cutting hybrid pension plan could be a model for solving government budget crises across the country.
Michael Dommermuth, President, International Asset Management, Manulife Asset Management, explains why married couples in Asia are underestimating the costs of retirement.
Parents may or may not choose favorites, but bank accounts may well do better by daughters, according to a new survey.
Funny thing about boomer women nearing retirement age: Many aren't that interested in dialing back. Here's what it means for the workforce.
Retirees are attracted to Latin America because their money goes further and there's better weather, USA Today reports.
Americans are worried about their retirement savings, as the once-dependable foundation has crumbled. The Fiscal Times reports.
U.S. Census Bureau data shows adults older than 50 are among the fastest growing segment of unmarried couples.
Discussing the recommended $1 million nest egg to cover 30 years of retirement, with restaurateur Bobby Flay; CNBC contributors Peter Boockvar; Carol Roth; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how much money you need to retire based on your median household income.
When it comes to retirement, is a million dollars enough? Some financial experts say that it's not. Here is what you need to know.
Aron Levine, Bank of America, discusses a new survey showing most Americans will risk old age poverty to avoid cutting back now.
While many service members and their families know the GI Bill will help pay for college, other benefits may not be on their radar.
The "golden years" could be pretty rocky for one in four Americans, and roughly a third of young "Millennials", if they don't sock away some cash.
Between student-loan debt and coming of age during the financial crisis, millennials have a big problem with their retirement planning.