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On Wednesday, the House voted to overturn an Obama-era rule that paved the way for state-sponsored retirement plans. Auto-IRA plans in California and Oregon are now in jeopardy.
Posted: February 16, 2017, 1:40 am
15% of salary is a reasonable target to shoot for when saving for retirement, but no single percentage is going to be right for every person.
Posted: February 15, 2017, 3:33 pm
My Grandma retired at 65 and her pension, Social Security and savings allow her to spend winters in Florida and summers golfing and traveling. But I'm not so sure this is the kind of life I can expect in retirement.
Posted: February 14, 2017, 3:39 pm
Whether your nest egg means you're on track to retire depends not just on the size of your retirement savings accounts at a given age, but a variety of factors.
Posted: February 1, 2017, 3:45 pm
The best way to reap the benefits of index funds is to keep it simple
Posted: January 25, 2017, 4:20 pm
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Posted: January 19, 2017, 4:40 pm
Forecasting short-term moves in the financial markets is largely a guessing game.
Posted: January 18, 2017, 3:15 pm
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Posted: January 13, 2017, 3:21 pm
You need to come up with a comprehensive plan to generate the retirement income you need from all the resources at your disposal.
Posted: January 11, 2017, 3:38 pm
The lump sum-or-annuity decision can be a complicated one, and the decision that's right for one person may not be best for another.
Posted: January 9, 2017, 10:37 pm
Ask yourself these questions at the start of the year. If you're not in shape yet, there's still time.
Posted: January 6, 2017, 3:21 pm
Figure out how much you need to cover your retirement living expenses and still have some assurance that you won't deplete your savings too soon.
Posted: January 4, 2017, 3:17 pm
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Posted: January 3, 2017, 3:41 pm
More people are retiring with student loan debt, and the government is taking away part of their Social Security checks to pay it off.
Posted: December 30, 2016, 3:27 pm
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