Kirkland Products Retirees Should Buy At Costco

For many, retirement is a time to pinch pennies on everyday expenses. It might help explain why retirees are so fond of Costco. Research shows that older shoppers tend...

An Easy Way To See If You Have Enough Saved To...

It's the pivotal question that all soon-to-be retirees should answer: Do we have enough saved to last us? One simple calculation can help give you some clarity. "As you can...

Here are 3 Small Steps to Grow Savings of Thousands of...

Plenty of Americans probably could use a financial pep talk right about now. Many people lack emergency savings. Others remain far behind in retirement planning.Still others are scared about the...

You Can Retire – But For How Long?

Precision isn't always possible when it comes to retirement planning. That doesn't mean you have to wing it and hope your savings don't expire before you do. Looking at the...

Ex-Workers Get More Time to Repay 401(k) Loans

I heard that the new tax law changed the amount of time I have after leaving my job to pay back a 401(k) loan. What are the rules now...

Budget Watchdog Says Illinois Should Tax Retirement Income And Cap Spending,...

A second public policy organization is calling for Illinois to tax retirement income and expand the sales tax to some consumer services as part of a sweeping plan to...

12 States That Won’t Tax Your Retirement Income

You've worked hard all your life, and now you're retired (or will soon retire). Unfortunately, there's a pretty good chance that Uncle Sam is going to take a cut...

People With Disabilities Can Save For College, Life Expenses With New...

When Emma Patterson was born 16 years ago, her parents were told by social workers that they should never set up a savings account in her name for college...

Retirement Planning Is Different For Women. It Just Is. Here’s Why.

Financial professionals will tell you that every retirement plan is distinct because every retiree is unique, but that isn't exactly true. Married couples almost always get just one retirement...

Liz Weston: Companies Are Also Flunking Retirement Planning

Plenty has been written about American workers' failure to plan adequately for retirement. Their employers seem to be doing an even worse job. Only 1 in 10 large employers offers...

Two Bills To Boost Retirement Savings For Americans Re-Introduced In 116th...

Congressman Mike Kelly (R-PA) this week announced the introduction of two bills that, if enacted, would greatly enhance the ability of Americans to save for their retirement. Kelly introduced...

Are You Financially Vulnerable? Here Are 10 Ways To Check, Including...

You probably don't live in poverty, you probably have a job, maybe a savings account and even a 401(k) retirement plan at work. But could you survive a shock such...