Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, June 09, 2014 5:42 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Proposed rules would make it easier to find info about 401(k) fees, impacting your saving.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 2:39 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Retirees are getting more options and customer service, but ongoing costs are a big question mark.

Sunday, August 18, 2013 7:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Research says women save less for retirement than men. Here’s how to overcome the gap.

Sunday, February 10, 2013 6:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

New laws make it easy to convert to a Roth 401(k), but about half of employers don’t offer them.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 5:52 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

As we face the fiscal cliff, Social Security and retirement savings are both potential targets.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012 5:21 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Health care reform is likely to affect retiree health plans — maybe for the better.

Thursday, June 14, 2012 4:46 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The magic retirement planning number is 11 times your final annual salary. Only 30 percent are on track to save that.