Your Money, Your Future


  • Is your state a good place for retirement? Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 10:36 AM ET
    Smiling senior couple

    With fewer workers delaying retirement and life expectancies on the rise, the choice of where to retire even more important.

  • 68% of Americans destroy their credit before age 30 Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 10:09 AM ET
    Past Due credit

    It usually takes consumers seven to 10 years to erase negative marks from their credit, according to Credit Karma.

  • Bad credit scores could haunt Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 10:00 AM ET
    Bad credit scores could haunt

    Nearly 70% of Americans destroy their credit before turning 30.

  • A new year, a new you! Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM ET
    A new year, a new you!

    This is the year that you’ve decided you will retire! Here are three moves to make now before you leave your job.

  • The new credit formula Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    The new credit formula

    Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson reports on how the new score grades credit worthiness, as well as the benefits and risks of having lenders recalculate your credit.

  • How to learn about money like the 'grownups' do Saturday, 8 Aug 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    Exterior of the "Society of Grownups".

    Death, sex and money are things young people have a hard time grasping. The "Society of Grownups" is trying to remove the stigma around the latter.

  • Millennials pile into IRAs Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 4:25 PM ET
    Millennials pile into IRAs

    Millennials are ramping up retirement savings and putting more money into Roth IRA accounts, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Millennials may not be such bad savers after all Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 10:29 AM ET
    Millennials working computer

    Millennials—once poor savers—are perking up, especially when it comes to their retirement savings.

  • Millennials faring financially better than other age groups

    According to a new Bankrate study, Millennials may be better at managing their money than their parents, but their net worth is lagging. Details, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Greg McBride, senior financial analyst.

  • Baby Boomers: Saving too much, or not enough Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 4:23 PM ET

    Recent data shows 40 percent of boomers have no retirement savings and 21 percent have less than $100,000. Insight, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Jonathan Clements, The Wall Street Journal columnist, who suggests you may need less money for retirement than some think.

  • Baby boomers' retirement fears grow Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 2:59 PM ET
    retirement baby boomer worries

    Boomers are increasingly worried about having enough money to last through retirement. Here's why.

  • Give your retirement savings an extra boost Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 4:35 PM ET
    Give your retirement savings an extra boost

    Investors are ramping up their annual contributions to their IRAs, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson. CNBC's Eric Chemi, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss.

  • Fix your finances now Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 9:45 AM ET
    Fix your finances now

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses student loans, saving for retirement and other financial tips for the spring.

  • Are you being hit with big 401(k) fees? Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 4:50 PM ET
    Are you being hit with big 401(k) fees?

    How unknown fees on investment accounts could be taking a huge bite out of your retirement, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson and Chris Carosa,

  • Boomerang kids won't go away Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 4:47 PM ET
    Boomerang kids won't go away

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson says some baby boomers are putting off retirement planning to provide support for their adult children.

  • Do freelancers represent the future of work? Saturday, 14 Mar 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    Young man working from home

    By 2020, experts predict freelance workers will make up half the labor force. Here's how to manage your money if you're among them.

  • Retirement's magic number? $2.5M a good start Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 4:41 PM ET
    Senior couple home retirement moving

    How much do you need to retire? According to a new Legg Mason survey, the new magic number is $2.5 million. Insight, with Patricia Powell, Wealth Health.

  • Household net worth hits record $83 trillion: Fed Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building is shown in Washington.

    The gains were driven by a surging real estate market, the Federal Reserve said. Household real estate holdings hit their highest level since 2007.

  • 3 ways to cut your tax bill before retirement Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 12:00 AM ET
    Senior couple working in cafe

    Lighten your tax load before you head into retirement with these key moves.

  • Tapping your 401(k) ... penalty free Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 4:51 PM ET
    Tapping into your 401(k)

    There is bipartisan support for a White House plan to allow unemployed workers to draw from their 401(k)s. CNBC's Sharon Epperson outlines the idea, and the potential consequences.

About Your Money, Your Future

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