Reports about shrinking SS benefits and underfunded or
nonexistent pensions have left many Americans believing retirement is a
Your financial health comes down to a series of ratios.
In the battle for online real estate listings, two services have emerged
in recent years as the dominant residential websites.
Investors tend to put money into what's worked in the past. That's not a great strategy for the future.
Save 15% of pay for 30 years and you will be fine, a new study shows. Save for longer, and it gets much easier.
Treat your kids' college savings - often housed in so-called 529 plans - as a sacred lockbox, or as a ready source of funds that may be tapped when necessary.
With wounds from the Great Recession still fresh, chastened Americans
are hoarding more cash in their checking accounts.
If you’re waiting to sell your house because you think prices will continue to rise, don’t.