Contribution limits aren't increasing next year, but you can a bit earn more and still be eligible to contribute to a Roth IRA and claim the saver's credit.
Millennials tend to have a dysfunctional relationship with investing. It's not a good thing, but I know there's a lot of time to turn things around.
Leaving money in your company's 401(k) plan after you retire can have big benefits. But the rules for accessing your money are determined by the plan.
With careful planning, it's possible for most people to invest in such a way that - at least - they will be somewhat financially secure upon retirement.
Retirement fund fees may leave workers feeling confused, but experts say too much money is at stake to let yourself be nickel-and-dimed by big charges.
Way too many retirement savers believe they're seeing light at the end of the tunnel, but that light is likely coming from a speeding, oncoming train.
Some investors turn to an adviser to try to find the right mutual funds to invest in. But that advice can be expensive. Here's what to watch for.
Staying single is a choice that may fit more people's lifestyle goals, but it isn't necessarily helping with their financial goals.
A new survey reveals the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to the Americans' nest eggs. Find out who's most behind.
Depending on the tax rates of you and your children, a traditional IRA may net a larger inheritance.
If you withdraw from your 401(k) too early, you may be hit with a 10 percent penalty unless you left your job after a certain age.
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.
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.
Fidelity, Chase, E-Trade and others are offering cash incentives to get customers to transfer assets.
Brokers who manage Americans' retirement accounts may soon be required to put investors' interests first under new rules proposed by the U.S. government.
Consider these sensible and responsible options for your tax refund that are a painless way to save.
The IRS lets you count a contribution to your IRA made before April 15 as occurring the previous tax year. You could get a deduction worth thousands.
If you're considering grabbing a tax break by contributing to a traditional IRA before April 15, make sure that a Roth IRA wouldn't be better for you.