Financial Planning

Family loans: How to dodge the drama

Nov 30, 2017

Borrowing money from family can be awkward, but setting up a loan agreement can make it easier on everyone

Liz Weston: Are you paying too much for financial advice?

Nov 27, 2017

Helping to pick investments is very different from creating a comprehensive financial plan. Here's what each should cost

Ask Brianna: Should I quit my job without another lined up?

Nov 21, 2017

If you're miserable at work, set a deadline for resigning, then double down on your job search and supercharge your savings

Liz Weston: When good money advice is bad for you

Nov 20, 2017

One size does not fit all when it comes to financial advice. Good advice for families with robust incomes can backfire for average folks

Retirement planning should include long-term care costs

Nov 15, 2017

Worried about retirement savings? Don't forget to consider long-term care costs

Yes, you can save for college and retirement

Nov 14, 2017

Young parents are often torn between two savings goals: college for their kids and their own retirement

Trump, GOP at odds over using 401(k)s to pay for tax cuts

Oct 26, 2017

Trump, GOP at odds over using 401(k)s to pay for tax cuts

The Latest: 2 Republican senators denounce Donald Trump

Oct 25, 2017

Two Republican senators are blistering President Donald Trump with criticism

Not-so-golden years? Shielding seniors from financial fraud

Oct 19, 2017

Ways that seniors can protect themselves from financial fraud at the hands of scammers and, yes, even people they know

Kentucky seeks big pension changes to stem tide of red ink

Oct 18, 2017

Kentucky's Republican leaders say they will close the state's troubled pension system for most new employees, offering them a 401(k)-style plan as they seek to stop the bleeding on one of the country's worst funded public retirement plans

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