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Many baby boomers on the verge of retirement are facing nest-egg shortfalls and, given today's housing market, some might be considering downsizing.
What Americans don't know understand about Social Security benefits can be hazardous to their retirement plans.
One fund manager is proving that the use of psychology is key to building mutual funds with big returns.
Investors can guard against rising interest rates by analyzing current holdings, shortening bond maturities and reducing bond exposure.
Reverse mortgages let senior citizens convert home equity into cash without having to sell their house, but such loans come with significant risk.
As trust beneficiaries feel the bite of Obamacare's 3.8 percent investment income tax and higher rates, estate planners look to reduce it.
In an industry where stars are commonly impulsive spenders, financial planners advise a simple system to save for the future.
Financial advisors advise against riskier, potentially more profitable portfolio allocations in the interest of long-term stability.
Retirement plans have been rewritten by behavioral finance in the past decade, but that's just the start of what's cooking in the 401k test lab.
As the losses fixed-income investors saw in 2013 may occur again when the Fed raises interest rates, bonds may not always be a safe investment.
With interest rates apparently set to rise, CNBC takes a look at sample record-high benchmark rates from around the world over the past century.
Lower-cost ETFs are enjoying record inflows and increased popularity as a vehicle for higher yields and downside protection in a bond bear market.
While savings in this country is dismal, there is hope because 87 percent of CNBC readers polled said they would save money if they got a windfall.
All generations of pre-retirees are facing some level of savings shortfall, but there are steps anyone can take to help build their 401(k).
The financial services industry, not necessarily helping investors paralyzed with indecision by devising more portfolio choices, should limit options.
Despite downgrades and fiscal woes, now could be the time for investors to get in on Puerto Rico, says YPO member Francisco De Armas.
Divorces are usually difficult and emotional, but preparation, organization and use of a certified divorce financial analyst can reduce stress levels.
From the age we begin working, many of us create a spendthrift lifestyle that can't be maintained after retirement.
U.S. investments in Russia and Ukraine are not likely to be heavily impacted, long term, by current military and political tensions.
Investors are concerned about rising rates and its effect on portfolios. One advisor details how to prepare for a rising interest-rate environment.
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