A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement.
RMDs or Required Minimum Distributions are required for retirees age 70½ or older. Find out about deadlines, penalties, and requirements in this article.
How does your retirement savings nest egg stack up against what the rest of America has saved? Find out in this analysis conducted by the Economic Policy Institute.
Money may not be all it takes to live happily ever after in retirement. After a certain amount of investable assets, happiness tends to decline with further wealth according to the Health and Retirement Study, a long-run study sponsored by the National Institute on Aging and the Social Security Administration.
New research shows the cost for employers with workers who delay retirement to be 1 – 1.5 percent of payroll. The study, conducted by Prudential, found that 57 percent of finance executives said they think a significant proportion of their workforce will delay retirement because of inadequate retirement savings.
Why employees should think twice about taking a lump sum benefit in retirement and the impact of “the lottery effect” on those who do.
Comparing vacation planning to retirement planning and 13 questions everyone needs to ask to plan for a successful retirement.