Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, January 05, 2015 1:55 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

We’re living longer and that’s making it more expensive for companies to fund their old-fashioned defined benefit pension plans.

Thursday, September 11, 2014 9:34 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Old-fashioned pension plans have disappeared over the last 15 years — and they aren’t coming back.

Thursday, March 27, 2014 1:33 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Some employers are finding that beefing up retirement benefits is cost-effective.

Monday, January 06, 2014 2:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

If your former employer offers to buy out your pension, would you take the deal?

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 3:39 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Retirement planning is changing. While defined benefit pension plans aren’t going away, companies are modifying them so they meet today’s demands.