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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

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

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

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

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

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

Empty-Nesters Need to Trim Household Expenses to Save Their Retirement Prospects

Empty-Nesters Need to Trim Household Expenses to Save Their Retirement Prospects

The kids are out of the house – finally – and the living is easy. But any extra cash you may have on hand should be steered toward retirement.

08/06/16 - 01:20 PM EDT

4 Tips to Manage Your 401(k) More Smartly

4 Tips to Manage Your 401(k) More Smartly

There is a right and wrong way to utilize a 401k. These 4 tips will help you improve results.

08/06/16 - 12:40 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

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

Negative Wealth Becoming an Unintended Consequence of Life After College

Negative Wealth Becoming an Unintended Consequence of Life After College

New York Fed finds that households with student debt are likely to have more liabilities than assets.

08/06/16 - 11:20 AM EDT

An Experiment Shows That Expat Living Is Cheaper, More Fulfilling and Enjoyable

An Experiment Shows That Expat Living Is Cheaper, More Fulfilling and Enjoyable

A six-week experiment in expat living shows that living in a foreign country can be less costly but offer a superior lifestyle.

07/30/16 - 08:18 AM EDT

Need a Social Security Do-Over? There Is a Way

Need a Social Security Do-Over? There Is a Way

You can withdraw an application for Social Security benefits if you act quickly and pay back all benefits received. In retirement, mulligans don't exist on the gold course alone.

07/23/16 - 12:20 PM EDT