Published: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:09:11 ESTCopyright: © 2016 Cable News Network LP, LLLP.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:05:15 ESTYou should take Social Security and annuities into account when deciding how to invest your retirement accounts. But that doesn't mean you should put all your investments in stocks.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:54:58 ESTJohn Gutz almost fell victim to fraudsters who targeted him shortly after his wife died.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:27:27 ESTWhether your savings are in a 401(k), IRA or a combination of retirement accounts, you'll need to develop a viable retirement income plan before you retire.
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:17:07 ESTIf you want to have guaranteed income as long as you're alive, then an immediate annuity can be a reasonable choice.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:44:24 ESTFollow these steps to come up with a withdrawal strategy that has a good chance of generating the income you need without subjecting you undue risk.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:42:52 EDTYou can contribute as much as $18,000 to your 401(k) in 2017, and as much as $5,500 to your IRA or Roth IRA. These limits are unchanged compared to last year.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:16:39 EDTYou can't avoid risk altogether. But you should consider how you can balance different risks.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:36:28 EDTSome of the figures about how much you need for retirement can seem daunting. But it's a mistake to get hung up on any single number or benchmark.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 08:57:51 EDTIf you wait to take Social Security to qualify for a bigger monthly check down the road, you'll have to withdraw from your own savings. But you can reduce the withdrawals when those bigger Social Security payments kick in.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:09:22 EDTSocial Security benefits will get the smallest increase on record in 2017 after a year of frozen benefits.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:06:10 EDTA good retirement income plan must achieve a balance between how you invest your money and how much you withdraw.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:31:26 EDTRead full story for latest details.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:08:32 EDTThe main question you should ask yourself is: Do you really need an annuity?
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 18:33:55 EDTChicago residents and businesses were slapped with a new tax on their water and sewage usage to help close the municipal employees' pension fund shortfall.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:18:53 EDTIt's always smart to check now and then to get a better handle on whether you're on track to meet your retirement goals.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:38:05 EDTIf you want a reasonable shot at seeing your money grow over the long-term, you've got to come up with a strategy that can thrive in a variety of market conditions.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:08:53 EDTJust 15 states are paying enough into their public pension funds to both pay promised benefits to retirees and pay down pension debt.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:36:52 EDTRather than embarking on an extreme investing strategy, create a comprehensive retirement income plan.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:52:25 EDTOn Wednesday, Uber unveiled a pilot program in four locations to partner with investment app Betterment to help Uber drivers save for retirement.