A GAO study finds that Social Security remains the largest component of household income in retirement, making up an average of 52 percent of household income for those age 65 and older.
Make sure politicians know that you want help planning and saving for a better retirement.
The issue in waiting until April 15, 2015 to fund 2014′s IRA contributions is that you’re losing up to 15 months’ worth of investment returns.
It’s far more likely that your children can find a way to finance their college careers than it is to expect your children to finance your retirement.
Empty nesters and seniors facing the decision of whether to downsize have a few options.
Banks can report suspected elder financial abuse to proper authorities without fear of violating federal privacy notification and opt-out rules, federal agencies say.
How are 401(k) investors doing? We’re doing the best we can, given the circumstances.
Gradually increasing your savings rate can result in a fat retirement nest egg.
CD rates are still depressingly low, but CDs have other lovable features.
New federal rules allow you to save more for retirement and health costs in 2013.