Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 2:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Sen. Tom Harkins’ proposal for a national savings plan got an A-, the best score, and so did the New Brunswick, Canada, plan for public employees.

Friday, April 04, 2014 3:54 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Pension plans of many unionized workers are threatened by shrinking contributions.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:15 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Pooling retirement assets mitigates longevity risk and helps prevent future retirement shortfalls, a new report by the American Academy of Actuaries says.

Sunday, June 02, 2013 7:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Is it time to raise the age of earliest Social Security claiming from 62 to 64?