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New Year's financial resolutions help you stay on budget and stick to savings goals, a survey finds, but most investors won't make them.
Most Americans lack even a basic understanding of how to make their retirement nest egg last, a new survey finds.
Mike and Ryan Alfred of BrightScope join Sharon Epperson to discuss the latest in retirement.
Rule changes on guaranteed pension payments look promising, but are they for you?
Sharon Epperson interviews Kathleen Murphy, president of Personal Investing at Fidelity Investments, about the importance of asset allocation in retirement savings plans.
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.
If you allow your jobs to become a major part of your personal identity, you may struggle with retiring, reports USA Today.
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.
The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing a case on whether the trustees of a 401(k) plan should have considered an alternative with lower fees. NYT reports.
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.