Roughly a third of Americans don't have any emergency savings to fall back on if they lose a job or have to deal with another crisis, USAT reports.» Read More
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NBC talked to four Americans about how they've prepared for retirement. Here are their stories.
You don't need to make a million to save a million. Here are three tips on how you can become a 401(k) millionaire.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson walks through three key points on how to become a 401(k) millionaire.
The retirement savings system is broken; it's time to decouple 401(k) plans from employers and free Americans to invest as they see fit.
Your retirement may be at risk, and the rising costs of Social Security, public pensions and health care are the primary reasons why.
Tax plays a big role in your financial life as you approach retirement. CNBC's Sharon Epperson talks about three steps to lighten your tax load before you retire.
Lighten your tax load before you head into retirement with these key moves.
Both corporate and public pensions remain short of having enough money to pay out what they've promised, despite recent asset increases.
CHICAGO, March 5- Back in the day, you could walk into a bank to open a new account and walk out with a free toaster. Today, you can get anywhere from $50 to $2,500 for rolling over a 401 into an Individual Retirement Account, or just by moving an IRA from another financial institution. That is worth $260 over three years if you max out your annual contributions at $5,500, or...
The average retirement age, which rose for years, seems to be stabilizing, a study finds. That leaves many short on savings.
How to know if your financial advisor is putting your interests above his or her own bottom line.
It is about time the government put tougher standards on retirement savings brokers, Vanguard Group founder Jack Bogle tells CNBC.
WASHINGTON, Feb 23- U.S. brokers and financial advisers would face new constraints under a plan President Barack Obama put forward on Monday to reduce conflicts of interest and "hidden fees" that cost Americans billions of dollars in retirement savings every year. They would have an impact on thousands of brokerages, from large players such as Fidelity, Wells...
The Labor Department is readying new proposed rules on retirement investment advice, and the battle lines are being drawn.
Think saving for retirement is hard? Try planning how to draw down those funds. But these experts can help.
Singapore's 2015 budget will be keenly watched by residents hoping for more financial help and increases in health care spending.
Financial swindles like the sweetheart scam and impostor fraud are gaining ground, experts say, and women are at special risk.
Eight in 10 women have held back on talking about money with the people they are close to, a new study finds. The culprit: Low confidence.
Conventional wisdom says young investors should invest heavily in stocks. Some advisors say that's too risky.