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A Georgetown University study finds that the number of working students has grown as college enrollment and tuition have increased.
A handshake might not be enough to keep family relations intact – and stay on the right side of the IRS, reports the Fiscal Times.
Life strategist Tony Robbins discusses the top three money mistakes people make. Not saving enough, not maximizing 401(k) opportunities and not "retooling" your career skill set can destroy your financial freedom.
Health-care expenses in retirement are climbing. Sharon Epperson shares tips on how to plan to make sure you're covered.
You think you’re prepared for retirement, but have you taken health-care costs into account? It could change your entire retirement equation. How to calculate and manage one of the most costliest expenses you’ll ever have.
Marlene Roth, a longtime employee of MCI and Worldcom kept a big chunk of her portfolio invested in company stock. When the company filed for bankruptcy she lost nearly all of her non-401(k) investments. Now, she’s warning others not to make the same mistake.
Former Gov. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas says the way to fix Medicare is to focus on the diseases costing trillions. Former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida responds.
Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky addresses the main problem of mounting Medicare costs for the average American.
Presidential candidate Carly Fiorina talks about whether the government should step in when it comes to retirement plans available to employees.
Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, discusses how he would get Americans to save more.
CEOs are amassing huge sums in their retirement accounts, even as the availability of employer-sponsored retirement plans falls.
The presidential candidates don't have a clue about how to fix social security, says Laurence Kotlikoff. Here's why their plans fall short.
A new Wells Fargo survey finds that near-retirees have the least amount of money saved for retirement of any group surveyed.
Shopping around for a new Medicare plan for 2016 could save you a lot of money.
Open enrollment season for retirees is under way and shopping around for a new Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage plan for 2016 could save you a lot of money. Here’s what you need to know.
Job perks that once seemed exclusive to hip start-ups are making their way through HR departments now. Do they really benefit workers?
Americans in their 20s and 30s are facing a retirement crisis that could plunge them into poverty, Blackstone's Tony James said.
A new report predicts that young workers will need to work an additional 13 years on average to save enough for retirement.
Blackstone's Tony James says China is not heading for a hard landing.
Tony James, Blackstone president & COO, shares his thoughts on the health of the US economy, markets and China.