Lots of people aim to retire while they're young enough to enjoy it, but is that realistic, long term? Ask the Kaderlis. They retired at 38 -- 24 years ago.
By Brian O'Connell
Way too many U.S. small-business owners are ignoring their retirement savings, a situation they cannot afford.
By Jason Notte
Your retirement fund isn't a piggy bank you raid when your kids get accepted to college. Treating it like one will only rob you of your future.
Many Gen X-ers and Baby Boomers have fallen behind on saving enough money for retirement, and making up the shortfall means you have to be prepared to adjust your lifestyle.
By Hal M. Bundrick, CFP
How rich is rich enough? Many Gen Y millionaires believe just one financial setback could sink them.
By Ellen Chang
A Supreme Court ruling could lead the way for employees to file more lawsuits to fight back against the expensive mutual fund options and fees in their 401(k) plans.
Buy some property and wait for the checks to start rolling in. Can it still be done, or is that a pipe dream from a pre-recession world?
Consider this tax-efficient alternative to a long-recommended retirement withdrawal strategy.
It’s more than a financial decision, it’s an emotional one. Couples need to pick who retires first, when they'll do it and how much they'll need in savings.
More than two-thirds of retired middle-income baby boomers wish they'd worked longer, and some boomers have jobs in retirement -- but maybe not for the reason you think.
According to a recent Supreme Court ruling, employers are taking on additional risk by offering company stock as an investment option. Here's what's changing.
A small improvement now can lead to much bigger retirement savings later.
By Ellen Chang
Wading through the catchy phrases and arcane vernacular used by financial advisors and Wall Street can be vexing.
Even though stocks outperform less risky investments, a survey by Bankrate finds that 52% of Americans don't own any stocks.
Automated investment tools offer convenience and low cost, but may have a hidden agenda. Here's what the SEC has to say.
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