More companies are adding a Roth option to their 401(k) to let workers stash after-tax dollars for retirement. Here's what you need to know to take advantage.
For soon-to-be retirees, it's not too late to get back on track to financial stability.
Market volatility has led some to make major moves in retirement plans, but that trading may be more on emotion than long-term financial goals.
The decline in major stock indexes isn't necessarily bad news for everyone. For some investors, it might even be a tax-savings opportunity.
Fidelity Investments has new guidelines out to help workers in other countries save for retirement. Here's what benchmarks they should be hitting.
Highly compensated workers may find open enrollment requires extra planning to navigate. HCE status closes doors to some benefits but opens others.
When it comes to retirement, most people say they'd like to spend more time with their friends and family and possibly buy a vacation home and travel the world. That's a tall order for those with little or no nest egg.
If you decide to transition from working for others to going into business for yourself, here are 10 steps you should take before opening shop to ensure success.
No matter what the next phase of your life will look like, there are some financial aspects to evaluate now to help the transition go more smoothly.
The IRS has just released the limits for retirement plan savings for next year. Here's how much you can save.
Retirement can often reduce or eliminate a lot of your expenses. Many retirees are surprised to discover there's one bill that may not go down: taxes.
How to set up a safety net for the top financial challenges in your 30s.
While stocks have bounced back from Monday's rout, October has still been a tough month for the market. Here's what you can do to protect your portfolio before the next dip.
Financial advisors have one message for investors amid this week's wild stock market swings: Don't panic.
People who are first asked to envision what they'll be doing later in life recommend a savings rate that's 31 percent higher than others, new research shows.
Retiring at the right or wrong time in the stock market can be a "game changer" for Americans in their golden years, AIG's Jana Greer says.
New job? Don't forget to take your 401(k) with you, or move it into an individual retirement account.
If you work for a small business, you're less likely to have access to a retirement plan via your employer.
Student loan assistance is becoming a mainstream workplace benefit.
The new federal tax law ends deductions on some advisory fees, including those based on the value of assets under management. But the IRS has held that qualified retirement accounts can pay their own expenses.