Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, May 01, 2015 3:54 pm
By Stacy Jones · Bankrate.com

If used correctly, a 401(k) loan can be a game changer for people with limited options.

Thursday, April 30, 2015 3:57 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Many 401(k) accounts reflect extreme asset allocation, with 100 percent invested in stocks or no stocks at all. For younger or older investors, that is a problem.

Thursday, April 16, 2015 4:25 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The fiduciary standard is the highest standard of care. A fiduciary must only give advice that is in the client’s best interest

Monday, April 06, 2015 3:21 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

When you don’t have a choice, here’s how you can avoid the penalties for taking money early from your retirement accounts.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 4:44 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

People don’t like annuities until they prove themselves to be a good deal, recent research says. Here’s one worth considering.

Monday, March 30, 2015 3:00 pm
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

These three steps can help you save just a bit more. And it can add up to a bunch when you’re ready to retire.

Monday, March 02, 2015 1:58 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Devising a retirement plan and writing it down can make you feel lots more secure

Monday, March 02, 2015 12:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

President Obama announced in late February that a Department of Labor rule requiring investment professionals to adhere to a fiduciary standard when advising retirement plan participants is being submitted for review by the Office of Management and Budget.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 1:17 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that could have broad implications for employees whose employers ignore high fees.

Wednesday, February 04, 2015 3:52 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Retirement expert critiques Obama’s retirement-related 2016 budget proposals.

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