Working part time, taking time off, the gender pay gap and other factors take a toll on women's ability to save for retirement.» Read More
On a fixed income or tight budget? Here are some smart ideas for holiday gift giving. USA Today reports.
The Army is decreasing the number of officers, who risk facing lowered pensions that can lead to financial instability, reports the New York Times.
Boost your retirement with these 12 easy tips. USA Today reports.
HONG KONG, Nov 7- U.S.-based Principal Financial Group Inc said on Friday it had agreed to buy French insurer AXA SA's Hong Kong retirement savings business for $335 million in what would be the city's first pension M&A deal in more than a decade. HSBC Plc and Manulife Financial Corp control nearly half of all retirement savings assets in Hong Kong, according to...
Fewer investors are going all-in with their retirement savings.
As retirement nears, should you hurry to pay off your mortgage? It really depends on the individual, USA Today reports.
Dan Gilbert owns more than 9 million square feet of Detroit, and thinks he can develop good business out of every inch.
WASHINGTON, Oct 24- The U.S. Treasury Department said on Friday it was tweaking its policy for retirement funds to encourage savers to buy annuities, a measure aimed to keep them from outliving their savings. The department and the Internal Revenue Service will let retirement funds offer long-term deferred annuities as a default investment in 401 retirement...
To ensure retirees don't run out of money, the IRS and the Treasury just issued guidance to expand the use of these investment vehicles.
The Internal Revenue Service expanded dollar limitations for some pension plans based on cost-of-living adjustments.
One of Wall Street's biggest names said Americans are not nearly as prepared as they should be for retirement, which could be a costly error.
Oct 10- In changes that have raised the potential investment risks in many 401 retirement accounts, several major fund companies are increasing the stock allocation of their target date funds, which are used by many of those with such plans. BlackRock Inc, Fidelity Investments and Pacific Investment Management Co- all firms that have seen returns in their...
NEW YORK, Oct 1- It makes sense, given the gains workers have seen in their retirement plans and in home prices in recent years, that they would consider tapping their 401 accounts to buy homes.
Home costs are the biggest expense for people 50 and older, accounting for 40% to 45% of their household budgets, according to a report.
Many people nearing retirement grapple with choosing whether to retire "in place" or move to a new location. Here's what to think about.
An estimated two million American seniors are in debt from unpaid student loans, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Communicating their competence is critical for women in the workplace, and is something they don't do nearly enough.
Kids and teens have company heading back to school: More adults over age 35 are returning to the classroom. Here's why.
If you're thinking retirement, but aren't sure exactly where to put your money, target-date retirement funds might be right for you. Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson explains the strengths and weakness of these "set it and forget it" funds, and whether they're right for you.
A new poll found that 30 percent of retirees would "unretire" if a job became available, The Fiscal Times reports.