Retirement Hacks: Have an extra $50? $100? Even $20? Use it on an IRA for your future retirement (maybe even sooner)

Individual retirement accounts are just one more way to help your future self......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2021

Retirement Hacks: Whether you’re 55 or 25, do this to secure your future Social Security benefits

Don’t delay on creating your mySSA profile.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2021

Retirement Hacks: Whether you’re retiring in 30 years or 5 years, you still need to do this one thing religiously

Asset allocation can make or break a retirement savings goal in the future.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2021

Retirement Hacks: How to balance paying student debt with saving for retirement

Here’s your weekly recommendation for bolstering your retirement savings, now and in the future.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2021

Market Extra: Market rout leaves public pension funds nursing a nearly $1 trillion loss for fiscal 2020: Moody’s

The global rout of financial markets this year is putting pressure on state and local government pension funds which are already struggling to fund themselves and pay for the future retirement benefits of public-sector workers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 24th, 2020

How to make the most of your HSA — for now, and the future

Health savings accounts are helpful in retirement, but you may need to use them sooner......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

Retirement Hacks: Are your investments too risky? Not risky enough? Here’s what to do

There’s no 'right' way to invest your portfolio, but understanding how investing works will help......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2021

The Moneyist: I’m a farmer in my late 30s and live a frugal lifestyle. My son has a disability. Should I pay extra on my mortgage — or save for retirement?

‘He has a disability that will likely mean he will be living with us for our entire lives.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 7th, 2021

The Moneyist: I’m a farmer in my late 30s, live a frugal lifestyle, and my son has a disability. Should I pay extra on my mortgage — or save for retirement?

‘I have experienced one devastating year where my crop was destroyed and I only had $20,000 in crop insurance to live on that year.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 2021

Retirement Weekly: What history tells us about the future performance of international stocks

An analysis of domestic and international stock returns since 1970.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 2nd, 2021

Capitol Report: First skirmish in minimum-wage battle lost, but Bernie Sanders still has secret weapon for future procedural fights

For one Senate committee staffer -- who was brought out of retirement by Senate Budget Chairman Bernie Sanders only a few weeks ago -- the loss may particularly sting: Bill Dauster, chief counsel for Sen. Bernie Sanders' Budget Committee......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2021

: Retirement Tip of the Week: Talk to your spouse about retirement plans now

Here’s your weekly recommendation for bolstering your retirement savings, now and in the future.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 9th, 2021

How new Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen will impact retirement in the future

During a Senate hearing, Yellen said she would look into tax benefits, Social Security and ways to help Americans save.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 27th, 2021

Outside the Box: Yes, it’s possible to save too much for retirement

You may miss out on the present if you're too focused on your future self.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2021

I started saving for retirement when I was 24, and I"d recommend just about anyone do the same for 2 reasons

She didn't have a clear idea of her future retireme.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytDec 14th, 2020

Buying term life insurance instead of pricier whole life means I can put an extra $1,200 a year in my retirement account

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2020

Investing app Acorns now has a checking account that funnels "extra" money into investments

Acorns; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider   Micro-investing company Acorns has launched the Acorns Spend Account, a checking account meant to be used in conjunction with its investment account (Acorns Investing App) and retirement.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2020

5 reasons to count on Social Security and 5 reasons you shouldn"t

Social Security beneficiaries, current and future, have several things to consider when it comes to how the program could serve them in retirement......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2020

Next Avenue: 6 ways to keep health care costs from eating up your retirement savings

Financial advisers offers some practical advice to preserve your financial future......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2020

If you didn"t save as much for retirement as you wanted last year, you now have 3 extra months

mixetto/Getty   The tax-filing deadline is now July 15, which means there's more.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 24th, 2020

Outside the Box: How women can get better at planning for retirement

Your ‘savings mind-set’ can shape your financial future.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2020