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Plans are moving away from the standard allocations of 60% equities, 40% bonds and moving towards alternative such as private equity and real estate, says Steve LeBlanc, CapRidge Partners, discussing ways pension plans are looking to increase returns. Most pension plans don't have enough risk in their book, says LeBlanc.
With careers in the industry often ending abruptly, some adult film stars have been planning ahead for life outside the spotlight.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the financial preparedness of Americans for retirement.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports there has been an increase in confidence for retirement according to an Employee Benefits Research Institute survey. However, a majority of Americans are not prepared to retire.
The Labor Department proposed a new rule that would make it easier for 401(k) plan owners and their employers to determine fees and expenses.
Double-digit annual returns for most U.S. public pension systems over the past two years have done little to shrink the yawning deficits.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D. Mass., said middle-class savers have fewer incentives when it comes to retirement. CNBC's Hampton Pearson and Robert Frank weigh in.
CNBC's John Harwood reports potential businesses that can help retirees stay in their home during care is going to be a big market. FMHR trader tells investors to own the health care sector.
Donald Marron, Lightyear Capital chairman and CEO, discusses why investors are flocking to money managers for advice on how they can grow their retirement funds.
Retirees looking to make the most of their golden years should set their sights on Europe, according to a new report by Natixis Global Asset Management.
Want more money? Just say "No!" Financial advisor Jerry Lynch offers up some of the best money advice he's ever received.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson provides insight on finding a personal financial advisor for those thinking of borrowing against their 401(k) to reduce their mortgage.
Members of Gen X, born between the early 60s and the early 80s, are smart about retirement savings. Or maybe not.
Most financial advisers usually warn against 401(k) loans or withdrawals. Why? It's wiser to build up the nest egg for your golden years.
A new report found that middle class Americans in their 30s seem to have the most realistic overall outlook for retirement, but as CNBC's Kelley Holland reports, they still haven't learned the lessons of the past.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen explains why a low-interest-rate environment is tough for retirees.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong reversed the company's decision to change 401(k) benefits. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson answers a viewer's question about how much she should be saving for retirement in her early 30s.
Many professional gamers enter competitive gaming early and can make up to six figures, but they burn out after just a few years.
Mediators in the Detroit bankruptcy case say the city and its retirees have reached an agreement on health insurance benefits.
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