It's hard not to see some disconnect between recent disturbing world news headlines and the market's quiet advance.
We're all looking for simple rules of thumb to help our retirement planning. But three popular ones - 3% savings, 4% drawdown, 120% minus your age - may be dangerous to your retirement health. Here's why
While the United States is aging at a much slower pace than much of the rest of the world, the U.S. population will almost certainly continue to age. This has three implications for the U.S. economy.
Detroit's bankruptcy negotiations are well under way. While Chapter 9 yields few winners, Peter Hayes discusses Michigan's opportunity to send a positive message to the muni market.
Asking a 25-year old to save money for his 75-year old future self is like asking him to give money to a stranger. But if you put the future in more relatable terms - like the price of beer, burger and movies - saving may start to make sense.
You may have earned your Social Security benefits on your own, but if you're married, your collection strategy should be a joint decision. Rob Kron explains
As the current low yield environment forces investors to seek income wherever they can find it, Matt Tucker discusses a new fixed income solution.
Here are five things you must discuss with your significant other before taking the plunge.
Is $9,701 a great price for a cup of coffee? It may be, and understanding why can help you think about how your retirement savings translates into retirement income.
The recent sluggish performance of U.S. stocks is leading some market watchers to question whether we're witnessing the bursting of an equity bubble.