Ilana Polyak is a freelance journalist who writes about personal finance and the financial advisory industry.
The most important investing decision you can make is asset allocation, which explains more than 90 percent of an investment's variability.
Is your 401(k) retirement plan worth going to court over? More employees are doing just that.
Having a plan to safeguard your key personal documents can be a lifesaver if disaster strikes. Unfortunately, too few people have one.
A credit rating affects more than just loans and credit cards. It impacts whether you can rent a home, buy insurance or get that new job.
Saving for retirement via a 401(k) might not be perfect, but for many it is the only option. Here are 5 ways you can maximize its growth.
TD Ameritrade found financial advisors' business grew last year in revenue and assets and they expect more of the same in 2016.
As the ranks of seniors age, many are experiencing memory issues, exposing them to potential financial fraud and risk.
The economy has improved, but people still lose jobs. Here are 7 tips on how to handle a career transition and keep your finances intact.
A tax deduction is not a given each time you open your wallet for a worthy cause. So be sure to check with an advisor first.
As the end of the year approaches, experts say it's a good time to take stock of your financial situation by reviewing important documents.