Across the 100 U.S. cities with the largest 65-and-older populations, Social Security averages 42 percent of retiree income, according to recent research.
If you're lucky enough to have a Roth 401(k) at work, you have the makings of a tax-free bucket of retirement income. Here's what you should know about it.
If you work outside of your 9-to-5 job, you might also have extra opportunities to save for retirement.
Searching for a strategy to help you trim your tax bill in retirement? Your employer might be able to help.
The best options depend on a combination of factors, including your income, your age and whether you already have some savings.
Tax-advantaged accounts are available if you have even a part-time job. Full-time workers typically have additional options available.
You can now put up to $19,000 into your 401(k). Even if you are nowhere near that level, you can take steps to shore up your nest egg.
Although this session of Congress ended without lawmakers passing bills aimed at expanding access to workplace retirement plans, states around the country already are rolling out programs with the same goal.
Investors hoping to ramp up on tax-free retirement income just might rejoice after recent market tumult. That's because falling values in your traditional IRA might make a Roth conversion more attractive.
With the right kind of planning, you can pass your retirement nest egg to younger generations. Just be sure to avoid these tax hiccups.
December is here, and it's time to see what the tax overhaul means for entrepreneurs and their bottom lines.
The Roth IRA and Roth 401(k) allow you to pay Uncle Sam in the present so you can collect tax-free income in the future. Here's how.
Many people have enough saved for retirement to claim Social Security later than they do, according to a new study.
Surprise! Your ex could legally inherit your hard-earned cash. It all comes down to who you list as the beneficiary to receive your 401(k), IRA or your life insurance policy.
A new tax proposal that will address a package of 2018 tax breaks, as well as bundle of retirement savings initiatives, has arrived. Here's what you need to know.
A Roth IRA for kids is one way to give your child a jump-start on saving for the future.
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.
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.
Fidelity Investments reports that contribution rates and average retirement account balances hit record levels at the end of the third quarter.
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.