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MetLife's Uphill Battle Against a Costly Four-Letter Word

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A federal court ruling that MetLife wasn't a 'SIFI' was seen as a victory, but an appeal creates uncertainty -- and higher costs -- for the company moving forward.

08/18/16 - 06:14 AM EDT

Merrill Lynch's Dwyer Says It's Important for Millennial Investors to Be Disciplined

Patrick Dwyer says that millennials are likely to live "longer than any generation in history," and that they will need ample resources for retirement.

08/10/16 - 06:53 AM EDT

6 Retirement Myths You Need to Lose Now

6 Retirement Myths You Need to Lose Now

A secret to a good retirement just may be a realistic plan and that starts now, no matter your age.

08/21/16 - 01:20 PM EDT

How to Ensure Robust and Steady Retirement Income Using Annuities

How to Ensure Robust and Steady Retirement Income Using Annuities

Annuities can pay solid income through the retirement years. However, many investors are too intimidated to give these instruments a try. Here is a primer.

08/21/16 - 11:40 AM EDT

Here's Why You Don't Need to Worry if You Didn't Start Saving in Your 20s

Here's Why You Don't Need to Worry if You Didn't Start Saving in Your 20s

A common financial planning concept may not necessarily apply to every situation

08/20/16 - 11:40 AM EDT

MetLife's Uphill Battle Against a Costly Four-Letter Word

MetLife's Uphill Battle Against a Costly Four-Letter Word

Tickers in this article: MET AIG PRU GE

A federal court ruling that MetLife wasn't a 'SIFI' was seen as a victory, but an appeal creates uncertainty -- and higher costs -- for the company moving forward.

08/18/16 - 06:14 AM EDT

You'll Need to Retire From Your Retirement Planning

You'll Need to Retire From Your Retirement Planning

Everybody is stressed about their retirement, which is just adding additional stress to more immediate concerns.

08/13/16 - 01:00 PM EDT

How Training Like an Olympian Can Turn Your Personal Financial Life Into Solid Gold

How Training Like an Olympian Can Turn Your Personal Financial Life Into Solid Gold

With the Summer Olympics kicking off this week in Rio, it’s time to recognize that great physical health can translate into great fiscal health.

08/06/16 - 11:40 AM EDT

LendingClub's Higher-Than-Planned Investor Offers to Stop by Year's End

LendingClub's Higher-Than-Planned Investor Offers to Stop by Year's End

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LendingClub paid $14 million in incentives, compared with an original projection of $9 million, to retain the investors who provide capital for loans under its 'marketplace' business model.

08/10/16 - 06:31 AM EDT

This Is the One Key Factor For a Happy Retirement

This Is the One Key Factor For a Happy Retirement

To ensure a happy retirement, it's important to have a plan in place with assets working in harmony.

07/31/16 - 02:40 PM EDT

The Top 3 Reasons Seniors Claim Social Security Too Early

The Top 3 Reasons Seniors Claim Social Security Too Early

Our reasons for claiming Social Security early may be plain wrong.

08/07/16 - 12:20 PM EDT

37% of Young U.S. Adults Have Absolutely No Money Saved for Retirement

37% of Young U.S. Adults Have Absolutely No Money Saved for Retirement

When will U.S. retirement savings rates hit bottom? For the younger set, that’s pretty soon, according to some industry experts.

08/06/16 - 01:40 PM EDT

6 Ways to Find Purpose in Retirement

6 Ways to Find Purpose in Retirement

It's up to you to find your own purpose. But it starts with looking for it.

08/06/16 - 12:01 PM EDT

Can Regularly Checking Your Credit Score Improve It?

Can Regularly Checking Your Credit Score Improve It?

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Looking to improve your credit score? How often you check your score could have an impact, a recent Discover survey found.

07/31/16 - 01:40 PM EDT