Is there ever a good time to pass up the employer 401(k) match? Dave Ramsey’s answer may surprise you.
Americans who are nearing retirement age have less than $200,000 in their 401(k) accounts on average, according to a new survey.
Social Security benefits will be a big portion of monthly retirement income for many Americans, and it helps to know how the benefits are calculated.
There are a number of U.S. cities where retirees can live comfortably on Social Security benefits alone.
What you need to know about working in retirement.
The program can be an important part of a retirement plan.
Baby boomers are often blamed for putting a strain on Social Security, but a new study has found that the generation isn’t actually responsible.
With the arrival of tax bills and refunds in the late spring and early summer, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is also warning taxpayers against various tax scams that have begun to crop up.
Retirement planning is always a bit of a guessing game, but these five mistakes could leave you in serious trouble.
When it comes to preparing for a — financially — comfortable retirement, you're going to have to plan ahead.
We remain a politically divided country, but we must unite on the looming issue of retirement security for Americans.
Here’s a list of some little-known Social Security benefits. Putting your knowledge to good use can make a big difference in your retirement income.
In addition to Social Security benefits and pensions, annuities are one of the few retirement options that can provide guaranteed income for your lifetime.
While of course our crumbling roads and bridges need repair and upgrades, how can America afford a $2T infrastructure package?
The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, should have given more r-e-s-p-e-c-t to her estate planning.
Of the many things you can do to play catch up, here are three of the most effective, according to financial planning experts.
A majority of people said they claimed at the age of 62.
Checks could rise next year, but that may not be a good thing.
Past projections for the social programs have assumed the higher birth rate would remain constant.
People receiving a call claiming their social security number was suspended shouldn’t immediately release their personal information — it could be an imposter scam.