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Women working full time earn about 78 percent of what men do, based on median earnings data. But the gender wealth gap is even wider.
Those at or near retirement may be tempted to cash out of stocks right now or be mostly invested in bonds. That could be a big mistake.
The declines were greatest for the lowest-paid workers in sectors where hiring has been strong, the NYT reports.
A new Economic Policy Institute report finds that minimum-wage workers earn far less than they need, especially in Washington.
The cornerstone of any Social Security strategy is figuring out how to time claims to maximize the size of your eventual benefits.
With tuition continuing to rise students are increasingly turning to strangers to crowdfund college, NBC News reports.
The recent volatility has shown that not all target-date funds are created equal.
Financial advisors recommend taking a step back during times of financial turmoil to focus on the basics of planning.
Peer-to-peer lending platforms offer investors a way to earn 5 to 10 percent on loans to online borrowers. Is it safe?
One in 3 insured consumers has had an unexpected medical bill in recent years, according to Consumer Reports. Here's how to prevent it.
Students will be able use a variety of materials like readings and videos online at no cost, the school says.
Here's the good news about a market slide for those who are saving for retirement.
Americans are ever more aware that retirement financial security is on them, a new survey finds. But do they know how to reach it?
Certificates of deposit are offering historically low yields, but even a September rate hike might not offer hope for savers.
Lack of knowledge, health issues and job loss prevent people from maximizing their Social Security benefits, according to a new survey.
A new Charles Schwab survey finds 73 percent of people would rather have their 401(k) balance grow 15 percent this year than lose 15 pounds.
Visa and MasterCard are in talks with Fidelity to replace AmEx, Bloomberg cited the sources as saying.
More workers are diversifying their retirement savings. Here's when it may pay to treat your 401(k) as a jumping off point.
Annual economic and societal costs for dementia will rise to $1 trillion by 2018, posing serious challenges for governments, according to a report.
Market gyrations are scary, but if you are considering selling, you need to see this performance data.
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