savings

Savings Showdown: 401(k)s vs. IRAs

IRAs and 401(k)s offer similar benefits when saving for retirement, so you may be unsure which is best for your money. Here's what you need to know.

10 Big Retirement Blunders

Today's 65-year-olds can expect to spend about 20 years in retirement. If you want to be comfortable during those years, avoid these 10 retirement blunders.

Stop Budgeting! Do This Instead

Racking your brain over creating a household budget? Just stop. There are other things to do with your finances that will get you results faster.

15 Things Wealthy People Do Every Day

Wealthy people think and act differently from most of us: It's how they made their riches in the first place. Here are 15 daily habits the rich embrace.

The Best Ways to Invest $5,000

Before putting your money in investments such as index funds or mutual funds, you should consider paying down debt and stashing away some for retirement.

How Much to Save for an Emergency

How much you need to save for emergencies often depends on your lifestyle. A new tool from HelloWallet helps you calculate the right dollar amount for you.