Why the 60/40 Asset Allocation Rule Is Dead

Why the 60/40 Asset Allocation Rule Is Dead

The mainstay strategy of investing 60% of your portfolio into stocks and another 40% into bonds is not only outmoded, but also does not generate enough income for many people as lifespans have increased.

How to Roll Your 401k Into an IRA While You're Still Working

How to Roll Your 401k Into an IRA While You're Still Working

The so-called In-Service Distribution can help those near retirement gain more control over their money.

How GOP Tax Bill Can Hurt Your Retirement Investments

How GOP Tax Bill Can Hurt Your Retirement Investments

The proposed $1.51 trillion Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) could mean big changes for retirees and people investing for retirement, including the repeal of many deductions and tax credits.

Tax Reform: 5 Things You Must Know This Week

Tax Reform: 5 Things You Must Know This Week

As tax reform debates continue in Washington, here are five issues that have come up in the past week alone.

Does Capping 401(k) Tax Deductions Disincentivize Retirement Saving?

Does Capping 401(k) Tax Deductions Disincentivize Retirement Saving?

The GOP wants to limit your contributions 401(k) contributions. Is this going to exacerbate the U.S. retirement crisis by demotivating you to save?

Trump's Alliance With Banks Against Their Customers Will Cost Investors Billions

Trump's Alliance With Banks Against Their Customers Will Cost Investors Billions

It's pretty hard to understand Republican arguments that depriving consumers of the right to sue would actually help them. Experts say it probably wouldn't.

How to Protect Yourself From a Market Crash: Invest With Your Brain Not Heart

How to Protect Yourself From a Market Crash: Invest With Your Brain Not Heart

As part of our Black Monday coverage TheStreet takes a look at rules for investors who encounter a Black Monday-type crash. Don't let your rash emotions overpower your logic. History indicates you are better off riding out the downturn.

Tax Extension Deadline: What You Need to Know and Do Before Midnight Tonight!

Tax Extension Deadline: What You Need to Know and Do Before Midnight Tonight!

If you extended your 2016 tax return back in April, it's due at midnight tonight (Monday, October 16). That's it! There are NO more extensions. So, What do you need to do? Watch Tracy Byrnes video to find out!

File Your Tax Return Already!

File Your Tax Return Already!

If you extended your 2016 tax return in April, your drop-dead deadline is midnight Monday October 16. So get it done already!

Bitcoin Can Fuel Your Retirement

Bitcoin Can Fuel Your Retirement

Can this cryptocurrency add security to your golden years? With most Americans believing their retirement investments are inadequately diversified, it may be high time for them to dip a toe in Bitcoin IRAs.