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Debt isn't just for young folks starting out any more. Increasingly, people are carrying debt into retirement.
A new study finds that people are not contributing as much to employer-sponsored retirement plans as they used to.
A stubborn subset of investors persists in ignoring the oft-repeated advice to diversify. But the number of extreme allocators is diminishing.
The Chinese stock market is in turmoil again, but a diversified portfolio can limit your exposure to the selloff.
New research explains how employees respond when their traditional pension plan is replaced with a newer model.
Baby boomers are redefining what retirement communities as they look for new ways to live out their golden years.
Jonathan Thomas, American Century CEO, discusses the return of big bank to wealth management. I think the country is under-served in this space, say Thomas.
A new CareerBuilder survey finds workers are having an increasingly hard time separating their professional and personal lives.
Take these steps to save more if you don't have an employer-sponsored retirement plan.
The 11 million people who receive Social Security disability face big benefit cuts next year, unless Congress acts.
A new survey finds that Americans prefer property over cash, stocks, gold and bonds. Here's why.
Most older workers say they want to work past age 65. Whether employers are doing what's needed to keep them is another matter.
Married same-sex couples have to deal with state laws that treat their finances differently than married opposite-sex couples.
Life insurers dabble in values-based investing, financial education and online savings tools to reach millennials.
Family caregivers are taking on more complicated medical tasks, providing $470 billion in unpaid care each year.
Knowing these five things can help you plan for how much you will receive in retirement benefits.
A new study finds that fewer women are eligible to receive spousal or survivors benefits available to spouses who outlive their partners.
The average Millennial is $47,689 in debt, mostly from student loans, and that amount increases as they age. But there is a way out from under.
CNBC looked at several lists compiled by Bankrate, WalletHub and AARP to select a few cities that are the best options for those with specific needs.
Should homeowners pay off a mortgage early if they're able? Financial advisors weigh in on the pros and cons of owning your home outright.