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Many studies show younger generations have positive financial habits already, but how can you make sure those good habits continue so that your adult children are financially secure and able to retire well.
Before you take the plunge, see what most retirees wish they’d done ahead of time.
Cutting retirees' pensions has generally been illegal, except under the most dire circumstances, the NYT reports.
A new survey finds that only 29 percent of people have $1,000 or more in a savings account.
Assets under management in online investment services, known as robo-advisors, are expected to grow to $2.2 trillion by 2020.
Americans are increasingly confident they are on track with retirement saving. Whether they are right is another matter.
Meeting inflation has spurred a whole industry of gurus looking for ways to make meetings more efficient.
Most financial advisors say the decision whether or not to convert a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA makes most sense for those who with be in a higher tax bracket in retirement. But for some who may be in the same tax bracket or even a lower one, a Roth conversion could be a good move
The average millennial married couple will receive nearly $2 million in lifetime retirement and health benefits under current law.
Behavioral scientists are finding surprising ways to encourage Americans to save more. Here's what's really making a difference.
A new survey finds 44 percent of investors are prepared to make major portfolio adjustments if interest rates rise.
As of July, online advisors (“robo advisors”) had an estimated $8B under management. How they’re working with employers and individual investors, and how larger brokerage firms are taking a cue (or partnering with) their digital counterparts.
Bankers Life recently ranked 60 U.S. metro areas in order of health and affordability for retirees. A look at the top 10 cities.
The size of your retirement plan may determine the size of the fees you pay, according to new research. But help may be at hand.
Tony Robbins, "Money: Master the Game," author, shares tips on how to increase retirement saving by cutting unnecessary fees.
Despite the retirement crisis, GOP candidates are avoiding the issue on the campaign trail, Bailey Childers says. Here's why.
Your retirement income could be cut dramatically if you claim your Social Security benefits too early.
Consumers have complained about advertisements claiming that Americans can receive retirement benefits from Canada.
Most important factors that financial planners use to help clients figure out when to begin Social Security benefits are key considerations that everyone should make based on new AARP/FPA survey.
Many consumers are falling short of the recommended 10 to 15 percent retirement contributions.