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.
A competent money manager can be worth many times the cost. Here's how a financial adviser can help you throughout your retirement years.
Staying single is a choice that may fit more people's lifestyle goals, but it isn't necessarily helping with their financial goals.
A well-diversified portfolio can better withstand the whims of the stock market. Use these strategies to avoid significant losses to your retirement plan.
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.
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.
Americans -- especially younger workers -- see gaping holes in the nation's safety net for the elderly, a new poll finds.
Low taxes, affordable health care and a great quality of life are all things Americans hope to find ... somewhere else. Where would you move?
Most of us have daydreamed about early retirement, but how would it work for you? Here are some tips on how to plan for retiring sooner rather than later.
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.
Retirees are facing a double whammy next year: no inflation adjustment in Social Security benefits and a huge 52 percent jump in certain Medicare premiums.
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.
Retirement is decades away for even the oldest millennials, but there are some very real problems ahead if they don't take action soon.
A new study finds that people are not contributing as much to employer-sponsored retirement plans as they used to.
When moving in retirement, don't forget about the property taxes, condo fees and travel expenses.
If you don't retire your debt before you retire from work, it's really going to cramp your style.
States that have legalized marijuana use have become popular retirement destinations for America's seniors.