You can cut income and estate taxes with smart planning. Here's what you need to know before you move. » Read More
If you have student loan debt, take these steps to make it more manageable. » Read More
By: Andrew Osterland
Most 401(k) plans allow account holders to borrow from their balances. Two financial experts debate the merits of taking 401(k) loans. » Read More
Only four in 10 advisors fully understand the risks around cybersecurity. Ask these questions before trusting them with your personal data.
If you’re not ready to retire and change your lifestyle, you might be able to create your own arrangement with a "flexible retirement."
The days of company pensions are long gone for most workers; that is why investing in an annuity can be an appealing strategy for retirees.
Credit-card debt is a huge financial concern for seniors, right behind medical bills and just ahead of paying for utilities.
Consider these three countries if you've always dreamed of retiring abroad.
Have a houseful of stuff and don't know what to do with it? Downsize and make some money. We show you how.
Reverse mortgages can provide retirees with much-needed guaranteed income but they might not be a good fit for everyone.
Retiring abroad? Get the lay of the land, figure out your U.S. tax obligations and plan for health-care coverage before moving.
Roth 401(k) plans have been around for a decade, but many employers only recently are starting to offer them to eligible workers.
Divorced retirees may be able to up their monthly Social Security checks if they can claim higher benefits off a former spouse instead.
Retirement planning involves more than just managing your budget and growing savings; you need to protect assets by having adequate insurance.
CNBC Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson offers tips on how to retire from the business you spent a lifetime building.
Couples can maximize Social Security benefits by filing a "restricted application," adding thousands of dollars in retirement income.
Having a will is not just for multimillionaires. If you own personal property, you'll need to make your wishes known.
Freelancers are on their own in planning retirement. Here are three tips on how to sock away more than $50,000 for those golden years.
Out-of-pocket health costs, such as prescriptions, can eat up a lot of retirement savings. Here are four tips for trimming drug expenses.
No matter what happens to the markets, retirees should ask these three key questions to keep money safe, say financial advisors.
Single women are far behind married women, as well as unmarried and married men, in saving for retirement.
Two-thirds of retirement-plan participants fear outliving their savings, but three easy steps can restack the odds in their favor.
If you are over 70½ and own or inherit an IRA, it's important to take the required minimum distribution by Dec. 31 to avoid a tax penalty.
This special report looks and whether investors are better served by active or passive investment strategies.
Business icons and provocateurs share their innovative models. Learn how to upend old industries and start new ones that move markets.
Top leaders from business, government and academia come together to address cyberthreats and secure America’s future.