You Can Save More in Your 401(k) Next Year – and Here’s How
December 28, 2018 |
The IRS has made it so you can sock away another $500 next year.
Men Save Twice As Much As Women
October 31, 2018 |
The Pay Gap is making it difficult for women to save the same amount.
7 Simple Principles to Invest Your Money Wisely No Matter Your Age
October 30, 2018 |
You can achieve your financial goals by using simple, but tried and true, investing principles.
Broke Seniors Can’t Afford Medical Procedures
October 12, 2018 |
Some Medicare users can’t afford the necessary treatment, so they opt out.
Want to Save More Money? Cut Wasteful Spending
October 11, 2018 |
Americans want to save tomorrow’s retirement — just not as much as they want cars, clothes, and vacations today.
Close to Retirement, Far From Prepared
October 5, 2018 |
Most Americans know they need to save for their golden years. So why aren’t many of the oldest doing that?
Young People Think They’ll Get Rich from Their Parents (They Wont)
October 1, 2018 |
Millennials and Gen Z are expecting an inheritance that probably isn’t coming.
Women Will Run Out of Retirement Money Before Men
September 24, 2018 |
The wage gap makes it harder for ladies to save enough.
Older Americans Are Ending Up Bankrupt
September 17, 2018 |
They can’t afford to work and live to make ends meet.
Healthcare Costs Scare Retirees Away From Touching Their Savings
September 13, 2018 |
Retired Americans advise to pay attention to your health — or it’ll cost you.
Millennials Would Rather Buy Clothes Than Save for Retirement
September 5, 2018 |
Nearly one-third of young people are spending more on attire than their golden years.
Generation X Is Struggling to Save For Retirement
August 31, 2018 |
They’re less confident in their retirement savings than millennials and boomers.
Healthcare Is Too Expensive, Even For The Rich
August 24, 2018 |
They stress about having enough money for medical costs in retirement like the rest of us.
Retirement Will Soon Become Extinct
August 21, 2018 |
The magic number to retire isn’t an age — it’s a dollar sign.
Men Have More Saved For Retirement Than Women
August 16, 2018 |
Millennial guys have two-thirds more saved than girls their age.
Should I Cash Out My 401(k) For My Education?
August 15, 2018 |
A reader has a fellowship and is looking for ways to pay for it.
Employers Are a Big Reason Millennials are Saving
August 14, 2018 |
Only a third of them are saving outside of workplace plans.
What’s Red And Gray And On The Horizon? A Senior Citizen Debt Crisis
August 13, 2018 |
The oldest Americans are the most vulnerable to out-of-control personal debt.
Millennials Want to Get Rich Without a Plan
July 24, 2018 |
They’re going to earn a million while paying back their student loans.
Millennials Are Best Prepared For Retirement
July 6, 2018 |
They’re saving more and reaching retirement goals at a younger age than older generations.
Poor, Elderly Americans Can’t Afford Food And Healthcare
July 4, 2018 |
The family members who take care of them suffer financially, too.
Americans Want Retirement Income Over Savings
June 11, 2018 |
Old and young Americans want work-sponsored pension plans.
Older Workers Have to Delay Retirement
June 8, 2018 |
Most think Social Security will pay them $4,500 a year more than it will.
Young Women Lack Confidence to Make Financial Decisions
June 1, 2018 |
They think their husbands know better until they end up alone.
Women Need to Save More For Retirement Than Men
May 30, 2018 |
They’re going to outlive men and haven’t saved enough for it.
Forget Retirement, Americans Can’t Save Money Period
May 4, 2018 |
Even if handed money, they’d spend and give away most of it.
Can We Retire Off of Our Stock Investments?
April 30, 2018 |
Employees have more confidence in their work-sponsored investments than two years ago.
Americans Care About Netflix More Than Their 401(k) Plans
April 30, 2018 |
Why shouldn’t they? Most don’t have a retirement savings account anyway.
Women Fear Retirement More Than Men
April 27, 2018 |
They’re afraid of outliving their savings and affording healthcare.
The Best States to Live Out Your Retirement, Mapped Out
April 16, 2018 |
These states tax retirement income the least.
The Perks of a High-Deductible Health Plan
April 11, 2018 |
Unless you have a chronic illness, kids, or are expecting.
How Much Will A Nursing Home Cost You? Double What You Think
April 6, 2018 |
Americans grossly underestimate how much money they’ll need in their old age
Trump Makes Women Close to Retirement Worry
April 2, 2018 |
Most think he’ll cut funding to the source of retirement income they were relying on.
Look Who’s Talking Retirement — Millennials
March 19, 2018 |
Millennial couples talk about how they plan to retire more than couples twice their age.
Does Trump’s Presidency Put Stress on Americans Close to Retirement?
February 22, 2018 |
From the tax bill to cuts in Medicare funding, Trump and Congress could create hurdles for your golden years.
This Retirement Savings Secret Pays Later And Today
February 19, 2018 |
You may pocket a little extra cash on your tax refund while saving for your retirement with this little trick.
Most Americans Believe They’re Going to Make Their Money Goals
January 24, 2018 |
Americans think they can reach their long-term financial goals, even though they also think they’re not going to have enough money to last their entire lives.
We Want to Live to 100, But Our Money Won’t Last That Long
January 15, 2018 |
Is the traditional retirement age going away? Most Americans are planning to work long after hitting 65.
The Best Way to Save For Retirement Is a 401(k), says Everyone Who Has a 401(k)
January 1, 2018 |
The people who have 401(k)s say they are the best way to retire comfortably, even though many people don’t know how to handle managing them.