Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, February 13, 2014 1:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Steady savings and good returns push 401(k) balances to record highs.

Saturday, May 25, 2013 6:05 am
By Barbara Whelehan ·

How are 401(k) investors doing? We’re doing the best we can, given the circumstances.

Friday, July 13, 2012 5:00 pm
By Barbara Whelehan ·

The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College came out with a dismal status report of the 401(k) plan.

Friday, February 03, 2012 5:01 pm
By Barbara Whelehan ·

401(k) fee disclosures have been delayed once again. A couple of years ago, we were promised that by January of 2012, we would be told how much our 401(k) plans cost. Then last July, the Department of Labor issued a final regulation, postponing the effective date for 401(k) fee disclosure to April 1 of 2012