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Because pre-retiree investors are accustomed to years of overspending, many may not be able to entirely curb those habits as they enter retirement.
While a growing number of Americans have a retirement account, most are still woefully unprepared for their golden years, experts say.
Dinner and drinks add up faster than you think. Tricks to spend less without staying in.
Many investors may not realize it, but your 401(k) plan probably includes a lot of tech stocks—even volatile tech stocks.
Cuts kicking in Friday will siphon $5 billion from a program that helps one in seven Americans put three meals on the table.
Americans have a number of ways to replace coverage, including a new option that offers many the chance to actually save money.
In some 2014 open enrollment documents, companies are specifically citing the law as a factor for employees' costs rising.
Most Americans with 401(k) and other defined contribution plans are accumulating debt faster than they're saving for retirement.
Social Security benefits will rise only 1.5 percent next year.
More and more financial planners are being tasked with helping clients navigate the changing health care landscape.
A new study found "no compelling evidence that young borrowers are bad borrowers."
Depending on where you live and how you heat your home, winter energy bills could top $2,000. Simple tricks to help reduce those costs.
Financial experts offer taxpayers some helpful tips that should minimize their tax bite when April 15 rolls around.
The conventional wisdom of the 4 percent withdrawal no longer holds about spending in retirement, so experts look for alternative plans.
Follow this advice to protect your finances while the country's financial state is still in flux.
An unexpected line item on your holiday budget: A pricey vet bill for accidental poisoning or foreign body ingestion.
A new Colloquy study has found heirs may have trouble claiming inherited reward miles or points. Do you need a mileage estate plan?
The start of the 2014 tax filing season will be postponed by a week or two next year, the IRS said, likely delaying some tax refunds, as well.
Suze Orman maintains that bankruptcy is a viable alternative to being over your head in debt.
Consistent savers had an average $28,000 rise in 401(k) balances between 2007 and 2011, while all such accounts fell $6,000, as study shows.
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