July 21, 2017 |
Women are suffering from student loan debt at a higher rate than men, and this first-person account of drowning in debt shows it.
July 21, 2017 |
Baby Boomers still lead in total participitation, but the youngest generation in the workforce leads growth in use over past five years.
July 11, 2017 |
And that’s a good thing, since we aren’t saving enough anyway.
July 10, 2017 |
Despite stashing less than they should, Americans feel comfortable with their retirement savings
July 10, 2017 |
Employers who match contributions or have automatic programs set up for their employees have more workers who are prepared for retirement than those who don’t have any methods in place.
July 3, 2017 |
Generations retiring in a couple decades may not even get a retirement because of a $400 trillion retirement savings gap.
June 26, 2017 |
They’re out-saving Baby Boomers and Gen Xers, not to retire — but to work their dream jobs and travel.
June 21, 2017 |
Not saving enough for retirement is a bigger regret than taking on too much debt
June 19, 2017 |
Americans give themselves a passing grade on saving for retirement, but most are failing.
June 15, 2017 |
Women are still primary caregivers, still earn less than their male counterparts, and still don’t believe they are financially ready for retirement.
June 12, 2017 |
As many older Americans gripe with how to afford retirement, they’re taking advantage of health savings accounts now more than ever.
June 9, 2017 |
You may not shed your mortal coil for many years, but do this NOW.
June 5, 2017 |
Most of us are worried about emergencies, health care, and vacations more than saving for our retirement.
June 1, 2017 |
Except only a handful are on their way to achieving that goal
May 30, 2017 |
The loss of a spouse or divorce is a major test of financial independence.
May 26, 2017 |
Yes, you can retire earlier than your friends, and live much more comfortably.
May 23, 2017 |
The more debt you have, the more likely you are to have higher stress levels, more weight gain, and increased sleep loss.
May 17, 2017 |
Most Americans believe they are financially prepared for retirement. As more baby boomers hit retirement age, they don’t know as much as they think they do when it comes to finances in the golden years.
May 9, 2017 |
While Americans are divided on issues like how the government should be run and defense spending, many of them on both sides of the aisle are concerned about health care.
May 8, 2017 |
Nearly one-third of Americans 50 years of age and older have faced career setbacks and by 2021, retirees will lose $4.3 trillion in retirement savings.
May 4, 2017 |
Millennials don’t know what basic money terms are, and that’s a big problem.
May 2, 2017 |
Men are more likely to ask for financial advice than women. What’s holding women back from talking about money?
May 1, 2017 |
Nearly half of all Americans don’t believe they will reach their retirement goals by the time they hit actual retirement age.
April 26, 2017 |
You probably don’t know enough about financial literacy, and your parents are to blame for it.
April 26, 2017 |
And some people still don’t believe him
April 24, 2017 |
Unless you’ve got a mighty hefty inheritance or have been lucky enough to be born into money, you’ve gotta work. And you’re probably stressed about it.
April 19, 2017 |
A reader wants to know how to survive “the sandwich” — without evicting his mother-in-law.
April 17, 2017 |
You’ll never guess what it is, because you probably haven’t heard about it yet.
April 6, 2017 |
When elder relatives get financially abused, caregivers struggle to keep them afloat.
April 5, 2017 |
A lot of Americans are leaving their IRAs when they leave their jobs.
March 31, 2017 |
Make sure you get as much retirement income as you deserve with these tips.
March 30, 2017 |
Lower-income, older Americans aren’t enjoying retirement age
March 22, 2017 |
Parents are downsizing and delaying retirement to make sure their kids and their savings are both in tact.
March 14, 2017 |
The least and most expensive states to live in when it comes to long-term health care, from home health aides to living facilities.
February 23, 2017 |
Forty percent of American families are making thousands of dollars in medical, auto, or tax payments at some point in a year but even after paying, they’re suffering from crippling debt.
February 13, 2017 |
You get two extra days to file your taxes, but with some changes that are in effect this year you shouldn’t wait to file. Especially because your refund might be delayed if you claim a certain tax credit.
January 12, 2017 |
What if you don’t have enough cash even for a tragedy, disaster, or other emergency? Most of us aren’t ready for one.
January 11, 2017 |
Money has a huge impact on our overall well-being in life. To reduce stress and be happier, we need money or a better attitude when it comes to money.
January 4, 2017 |
While women will have to spend more on health care in retirement, that doesn’t mean men have it very easy. Both groups face a huge struggle to save for their golden years.
January 3, 2017 |
Financial optimism is higher now than it was five years ago