If you want to contribute to a qualified retirement plan for 2014, the deadlines are looming.
Paying more in taxes now might seem strange, but this smart retirement strategy can save you a ton in the future.
Congress is expected to pass legislation for disabled Americans to create tax-sheltered bank accounts for costly expenses they may incur.
Catch-up 401(k) contributions help, but the secret to a large sum is contributing as much as possible when you're young. Can you devote $19,000 at age 25?
Don't think of travel as just another discretionary expense during retirement. Consider it an investment in your health, happiness and future.
There is a good chance that early in your expat retirement you'll wonder what possessed you to leave America. Don't worry. This panic will pass.
Solo 401(k)s, SEP IRAs, SIMPLE IRAs and Keogh plans all have up-front tax breaks and tax-deferred savings. Which is best for your retirement?
Qualify for Social Security and a public pension? The windfall elimination provision and government pension offset may cut benefits by hundreds of dollars.
Younger investors should focus more on their savings rate and less on their rate of return to build a substantial nest egg for retirement.
Flexibility is the key to handling that famous 4 percent rule of thumb in today's roller-coaster investing world.
The holy grail for identity thieves is a Social Security number. Here's why and how you need to protect yourself and what to do if your identity is stolen.
As usual with surveys on Americans and their savings, there's a disconnect in what savers say they need to accomplish and what they actually accomplish.
Gold is at a more than 4-year low. How are its investors -- who are often older -- faring, and what can they expect?
Investors who are ready to retire should start considering when they should begin claiming their Social Security. Here's what you need to know.
Retirement planning shouldn't be about a pile of cash, Robert Kiyosaki says. Instead, think of cash-flowing assets.
Too many people have skewed allocations in their retirement accounts, which could cause big problems, a new study concludes. Here's how to invest.
You'll never find a better way than the Retirement Savings Contributions Credit to boost your retirement savings -- if you're eligible.
Continuing to work your 9-5 after age 65 may stave off retirement and improve your finances but it can also trigger penalties. Here's what to watch out for.