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Getting an Inheritance? Don't Make These Mistakes

At first blush, gaining an inheritance seems like a real windfall. But botching the experience is more common than you might think.

05/20/17 - 01:40 PM EDT

When Oil Rallies, So Will These Stocks: Cramer's 'Off the Charts'

Tickers in this article: XOM CVX PXD EOG

Chart watcher Carolyn Boroden says oil, and some big oil producers, may be about to rally.

04/05/17 - 06:23 AM EDT

Millennials Are Taking a Family Risk by Not Creating a Will

Millennials Are Taking a Family Risk by Not Creating a Will

Data show that younger Americans are going without a will and could be placing their households at risk as a result.

03/11/17 - 03:20 PM EST

Social Security Delays Are the Norm for Older Americans

Social Security Delays Are the Norm for Older Americans

For myriad reasons, older U.S. adults are holding off on collecting Social Security, and that means bigger checks, but some bigger risks, too.

05/07/17 - 03:00 PM EDT

75% of U.S. Adults Get a Failing Grade on Retirement Cash Needs

75% of U.S. Adults Get a Failing Grade on Retirement Cash Needs

Americans significantly underestimate how much money they'll need to save for retirement, and that gets them an F grade in a new study

05/07/17 - 11:20 AM EDT

You're Not Prepared for Your Death, And Neither Is Your Family

You're Not Prepared for Your Death, And Neither Is Your Family

Most of you haven't discussed your estate plan with your loved ones, which will only make things harder on everyone later on.

02/11/17 - 12:40 PM EST

What You Should Know About 702 Retirement Accounts

What You Should Know About 702 Retirement Accounts

If an insurance agent tries to sell you a whole life policy as a retirement saving vehicle, here's the inside scoop.

03/12/17 - 11:00 AM EDT

Why You're Probably Going to Die in Debt

Why You're Probably Going to Die in Debt

You're more optimistic than ever that debt won't follow you to the grave, but those of you in debt are more buried by it than ever.

02/04/17 - 10:40 AM EST

Annuities Can Play a Larger Role During the Trump Administration

Annuities Can Play a Larger Role During the Trump Administration

President Donald Trump wants to create an environment that helps individuals reach greater economic prosperity, and annuities can help him achieve that goal.

01/24/17 - 08:46 AM EST

How Adult Children Can Prepare for Their Parents' Retirement

How Adult Children Can Prepare for Their Parents' Retirement

While parents should keep their adult children informed of their plans for later life, those kids may have to coax parents into keeping everyone informed.

12/24/16 - 04:00 PM EST

You're Going to Lose Your Financial Independence, but That's OK

You're Going to Lose Your Financial Independence, but That's OK

Declining health and mental well-being are just part of the aging process, but a sound financial plan can guide you through your later years.

12/24/16 - 11:00 AM EST

Student Debt May Be Leading to Retirement Shortfalls

Student Debt May Be Leading to Retirement Shortfalls

While college students are taking out more and more money to pay for school, those loans may not just be making it harder to pay rent after graduation

01/15/17 - 03:40 PM EST

Biggest Threats to People Who Are Already Retired

Biggest Threats to People Who Are Already Retired

The dangers are pervasive for people in their golden years. Here's what to look out for.

01/15/17 - 03:00 PM EST

Want a Solid Retirement? Try This Psychological Trick

Want a Solid Retirement? Try This Psychological Trick

Non-cognitive skills play an important role in determining financial success.

01/15/17 - 02:40 PM EST