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.
There's a lot to be gained from investing in private equity funds, but it takes a special kind of investor to do the homework and take the risk.
Whole life insurance can make your portfolio more complete by offering steady balance and also help subsidize retirement planning.
Buying into a mutual fund should be a 'set it and forget it' experience. But there are a few events that should force you into reevaluating your investment.
A new study finds that people are not contributing as much to employer-sponsored retirement plans as they used to.
Investors looking to add some global sizzle to their portfolios are turning to mutual funds to gain international exposure. Should you follow their lead?
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.
Trump could be worth $20 billion if he'd retired 30 years ago and put his money in an investment that is also available to you. Here's how.
The debate over active and passive management may never be settled, but those who believe that a combination of both styles is in investors' best interest.
Not every mutual fund is built the same. Here are a few that nervous investors, convinced that a Wall Street correction is on its way, may want to consider.
The more investors looking for great investing ideas and exciting, underpriced stocks, the harder it is to find anything that hasn't already discovered.
Millennials buy what they know -- sometimes to a fault -- and boomer portfolios may be too conservative.
Advice on portfolio rebalancing varies depending on whom you ask, but most financial advisers tend to touch on two issues: how often to rebalance and when.
Seven years after the financial crisis investors still haven't returned to levels of stock ownership seen before the crash - or even immediately thereafter.
The inability to delay gratification is what keeps many of us from building a healthy nest egg. Here's what you should do to reboot your retirement savings.