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Retirement Center

With bond yields scraping along all-time lows, the stock market nearing multi-year highs and a tenuous economic recovery, those who are retired or nearing retirement have a lot to think about. Below you will find links to our best investment ideas as well as interviews with professional investment advisers and strategies to secure your retirement.

Jim Cramer on Retirement

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401ks and IRAs

From Millennials to Baby Boomers, uncertainly about health care costs, housing costs and overall savings has scared investors into inaction on their retirement plans.
5/3/16 8:42AM
A larger number of retirees are opting to forgo home ownership and instead prefer renting to give themselves additional mobility and disposable income.
5/1/16 2:00PM
Thanks to crushing student loan debt and a dearth of jobs, Millennials got used to saving money -- even if it isn't for retirement.
5/1/16 1:40PM
You prepared for this time by saving for most of your working life – watching the stock market for years. Now that you're here, what do you do?
5/1/16 1:00PM
Your teen is growing up in an age when 'saving' really means 'investing.' How do you pass along the right knowledge to build strong financial fundamentals?
4/30/16 2:00PM
The Department of Labor "conflict of interest" rule requires financial advisors to act as fiduciaries when handling retirement accounts.
4/29/16 11:17AM
Nearly four out of five Millennials are not currently investing in the stock market - with more than 40% saying they don’t feel they have enough money to invest.
4/27/16 7:30AM
A large percentage of Americans still lack any retirement savings either through a 401(k) plan or IRA despite the advent of robo-advisors and budgeting apps.
4/26/16 10:06AM
Recent market volatility, the global economy and the presidential election all have the affluent feeling jittery, but a big layer of narcissism belies that fear.
4/25/16 8:36AM
While a big chunk of workers and retirees would rather live out their days at home, assisted living has developed a far better reputation than nursing homes.
4/24/16 12:00PM
While Americans’ confidence in having enough money to retire is remaining steady, preparation for those golden years still seems to lack.
4/23/16 10:36AM
U.S. adults are O.K. with short-term savings. But long-term savings? Not so much.
4/20/16 3:41PM
With men and women both living longer, people may be surprised that the threshold for retirement savings are rising too.
4/18/16 9:41AM
Setting up a self-directed Individual Retirement Account is a powerful and increasingly popular investment move, but avoid these common pitfalls that could ruin your portfolio.
4/12/16 3:42PM
For even the most dysfunctional families, a meeting can clear the air on topics as small as a job loss or as big as the future of the family business.
4/11/16 9:58AM

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