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Articles About 401k
May 23, 2015
Social Security Is a Lifeline to Retirees: Will it Save You?
Social Security is no longer just a safety net for Americans in dire need of extra money in their twilight years.
May 23, 2015
Millions of Americans Say ‘No’ to Free Money For Retirement
Millions of Americans are essentially saying “no” extra cash by not taking full advantage of employer matching contributions to their retirement accounts.
May 23, 2015
5 Poor Excuses People Have for Not Saving for Retirement
Here are the five biggest things people said were standing in the way of saving more, as well as some ways to overcome those obstacles.
May 19, 2015
5 Easy Ways to Save Enough Money for Retirement
Boosting retirement savings seems difficult if you can't earn more money or dramatically cut your budget. But those aren’t the only ways to save more.
May 19, 2015
To Retire, I Need How Much?
No set money number applies to everyone’s retirement.
May 17, 2015
Your Post-Divorce To-Do List
Divorce in itself can be a lengthy process, but that's often just the beginning. Here's other things to think about following your official divorce proceedings.
May 16, 2015
Reality Check: What Does Retirement Mean to You?
The cliche retirement picture paints a graying couple sitting on a beach somewhere without a care in the world.
May 08, 2015
Is Retirement Just a Pipe Dream for the Middle Class?
The once indispensable middle class is losing grip of its retirement dreams.
April 26, 2015
6 Money Rules All Single Women Should Live By
Women are already at a disadvantage when it comes to saving for retirement. Single women are in an even worse spot.
April 25, 2015
7 Ways to Make Money Outside of the Stock Market
The stock market isn't the only option for making worthwhile investments, and since the recession, alternative investments are on the rise.
March 30, 2015
3 Things Young Adults Need to Know About Building Wealth
As a nation, we consistently flunk the understanding of basic financial concepts.
March 29, 2015
Which Age Group Is Worst at Saving for Retirement?
Each generation has its own challenges associated with our constantly changing world, but we can all relate to money issues.
March 28, 2015
The Looming Deadline Retirees Don’t Want to Miss
Retirement savers are dropping the ball on withdrawal requirements and are losing money in the process.
March 22, 2015
The Pros and Cons of a Roth 401(k)
Introduced in 2006, the Roth 401(k) is a retirement savings tool that’s gaining popularity.
March 22, 2015
Get Used to Your Boss Helping You Prepare for Retirement
Most of us need all the help we can get when it comes to retirement planning.
March 11, 2015
The Tax Credit Retirement Savers Don’t Know About
It’s not enough to simply place aside money for retirement. You need to learn the various strategies that help you get the most bang for your buck.
March 07, 2015
The Retirement Secret Nobody is Talking About
If it takes money to make money, then it takes patience to build wealth for retirement.
February 08, 2015
5 Retirement Questions Every American Should Answer
How informed are you? Answer these questions to determine your retirement IQ.
February 07, 2015
5 Best Ways for Companies to Improve 401(k) Plans
More responsibility is being placed on Americans to save for their own retirements.
January 31, 2015
Here’s How 401(k) Plans Can Cut Your Tax Bill
Beyond empowering you to make perhaps the first most important financial decision in your life, 401(k) contributions are made pre-tax. Therefore, you only pay taxes on your after-contribution income.
January 30, 2015
10 Rights You Should Have as a Taxpayer
The Taxpayer Advocate has been pushing for a straightforward, thematic bill of rights, similar to the one amended to the U.S. Constitution.
January 24, 2015
3 Good Reasons to Open a Roth IRA
It can sometimes be hard to know when to open a Roth IRA or a traditional IRA. Here's an overview of some of the strengths of a Roth IRA.
January 19, 2015
Changing Jobs? Don’t Let Your 401(k) Give You a Headache
In an ideal world, you’d have a great job with a 401(k) plan and you’d keep both the job and the 401(k) until you retire. However, we don’t live in that ideal world.
January 15, 2015
5 Shocking Retirement Statistics
These facts shed light on the severity of the retirement situation in America.
January 13, 2015
This One Trick Is Helping Americans Save More for Retirement
Saving for retirement continues to be a major obstacle for millions of Americans, but one relatively new tactic is helping Americans save for the future.
January 05, 2015
5 Reasons You Will Always Have a Job
In a perfect world, you’d reach the age of 65, retire, and enjoy a work-free life. Unfortunately, that's not where we live.
December 28, 2014
5 Ways to Ruin a Perfectly Good Retirement Plan
Even the best laid retirement plans can be derailed by catastrophe or simple neglect. Watch out for these pitfalls.
December 24, 2014
3 Reasons Not to Raid Your Retirement Accounts
No matter how carefully you plan and save for a rainy day, sometimes your financial umbrella just isn’t big enough.
December 22, 2014
How Will You Pay for Retirement?
There are several ways retirees can make sure they’re paying their bills, and often, it makes sense to utilize more than one of them.
December 21, 2014
Retirement, 401(k)s, and How You’re Probably Getting Ripped Off
Between high fees and money managers with dubious intent, if you have a 401(k), there's a likely chance that you're getting ripped off.
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