Dishonest financial advisers cost their clients over $17 billion a year. Here's one economist's plan for putting that money back in your pocket.
Whether to use a pre-tax savings plan, such as a 401(k) or a traditional IRA, or a Roth option isn't easy to answer. Here's what you should consider.
Millennials buy what they know -- sometimes to a fault -- and boomer portfolios may be too conservative.
A Roth IRA is the ultimate retirement vehicle, as it allows you to contribute post-tax dollars to a retirement account.
For most investors, the question that matters is which retirement savings strategy is more beneficial: Roth IRA or traditional IRA.
There are a few instances when it's better to not roll over your 401(k) balance and instead leave it in your former employer's plan.
Today, it's more important than ever to follow a financial plan in planning for retirement. Here's what to do if your savings aren't what they should be.
The 50s are a pivotal decade. Be sure to use it to firm up your plans and feather your nest for a fabulous retirement.
As a young adult graduating as a member of the class of 2015, you have a tremendous opportunity to become a multimillionaire. But time isn't on your side.
More Gen X-ers, or those between the ages of 35 and 49, are saving more for their retirement than baby boomers, those between the ages of 50 and 68.
A new study finds 1 in 4 employees misses out on receiving the full company 401(k) match by not saving enough.
Target date funds remain a darling among some financial advisers, but other retirement experts find its drawbacks make them a poor investment option.
Brokers who manage Americans' retirement accounts may soon be required to put investors' interests first under new rules proposed by the U.S. government.
Uber was the biggest winner in the Fidelity Blue Chip Growth Fund during the last quarter of 2014. Yes, the blue chip fund. What's going on?
You could face a 50 percent penalty if you don't comply with this often-overlooked rule involving required minimum distributions from 401(k)s and IRAs.