Larry Light

Larry Light is a veteran financial editor and reporter who has worked for the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Week, CBS MoneyWatch, Money, AdviceIQ and Newsday.

Recent Articles By The Author

3 Worst Estate Planning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

3 Worst Estate Planning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Larry Light details some surprising estate planning mistakes most of us make and how to easily fix them.

How to Know if Annuities Can Help Your Retirement

How to Know if Annuities Can Help Your Retirement

Larry Light reviews the characteristics of different annuities and new research on these retirement products.

Target-Date Funds, Touted as a Retirement Panacea, Don't Always Deliver

Target-Date Funds, Touted as a Retirement Panacea, Don't Always Deliver

Here's how high fees and wacky strategies hobble some of their performances. Is your retirement plan invested in some of these expensive poor performers?