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.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains that myRA, President Obama's retirement pilot program, is for people who have little or no savings.
President Obama announced his new plan for retirees. CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains how this helps individuals get started saving, and Jeffrey Levine, IRA technical consultant for Ed Slott & Co., shares his opinions on the pilot program.
Dan Marino had a brilliant career for the Miami Dolphins. Now he has teamed up with the AARP to educate Americans on how to create financial success.
Form tax identity theft to deductions that may catch an auditor's eye, here are the most common taxpayer mistakes - and how to sidestep them.
Diet and fitness vows are fine, but this year, try resolutions that will improve your financial life.
College graduates enjoy a six month grace period before they have to start repaying their loans. For the latest grads, that period is over. Now what?
Financial scams aimed at defrauding seniors are becoming more common. Here's what the more common ones look like, and how to protect your family.
Discussing retirement investment and the emerging market outlook, with Michael Falcon, J.P. Morgan Asset Management head of retirement, and Kunal Ghosh, Allianz Global Investors emerging market portfolio manager.
Grandparents may cut back on their holiday party treats, but they don't want to stop indulging their grandchildren.
This is your last chance to take advantage of dozens of tax credits and deductions that are going away.
Having an addict in the family presents a deeply troubling dilemma. How do you help those you love, while protecting your own financial future?
U.S. oil futures turned positive after an update on operations of a key pipeline spurred demand for crude contracts.
Don't avoid "The Talk" at the Thanksgiving table if your family has unresolved financial issues.
The increasingly dominant presence of unpaid or low-paid interns is taking much-needed entry level jobs away from salaried employees.
Afraid of outliving your retirement savings? Three top financial advisors share their tips with CNBC's Sharon Epperson for making your money last.
Financial literacy among teens is low, despite persistent efforts to improve matters. But what teachers say teens don't know may surprise you.
With prices at the pump falling steadily for the past week, many stations may cut their prices on the weekend to stay competitive.
Donor-advised funds are rolling in money, but charitable donations are looking almost anemic. Here's why, and what it means for philanthropy.
More and more financial planners are being tasked with helping clients navigate the changing health care landscape.
Most Americans with 401(k) and other defined contribution plans are accumulating debt faster than they're saving for retirement.