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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.
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.
Every year, thousands of Americans move to new cities to start retirement -- and that decision must be weighed by a host of factors.
$100 equals $100 … true or false? Not so if you're spending it in different states. A new analysis shows where your money goes furthest.