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Picking the Right IRA Could Save You $1,000

Manilla.com | Posted 06.01.2014 | Money
Manilla.com

Anyone who wants to cover the cost of living during her golden years should be thinking about IRAs, or individual retirement accounts, just as much as she's nursing her employer-sponsored 401(k)s.

Perpetual Unemployment and Underemployment

Gary Reber | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics
Gary Reber

Simply extending jobless benefits once again won't solve the problem of long-term unemployment and underemployment, and the diminishing impact income losses have on the long-term productive capacity of the United States economy.

Minorities More Likely To Make This Costly Move

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 04.04.2012 | Money

Here's more evidence of just how hard the recession was on minorities. African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans were more likely to tap their retir...

New Sign That We're Neglecting Retirement

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2012 | Money

By Chris Taylor March 5 (Reuters) - Sam Lazarus would love nothing more than to save money in his individual retiremen...

An Ominous Sign For America's Economic Prospects

Posted 01.17.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (Jilian Mincer and Jonathan Spicer) - More than four years after the United States fell into recession, many Americans have resorted to r...

Bonnie Kavoussi

Stock Market Declines Weaken Economic Recovery

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.18.2011 | Business

In an economy already beset by deep troubles in housing and elevated joblessness, the stock market is now working as yet another source of anxiety tha...

My Personal Emoticon, "Be Smart," Calls Foul on Financial Hacks and Conventional Thinkers

Pamela Yellen | Posted 12.03.2011 | Business
Pamela Yellen

As news consumers, we need to warn one another to Be Smart when we encounter the supernova-size explosions of myths, stereotypes, negativities and illusions that bombard us daily.

The 5 Most Common Financial Mistakes Women Make After They Divorce

Jeffrey A. Landers | Posted 08.29.2011 | Divorce
Jeffrey A. Landers

A divorce financial planner takes care of critical financial tasks that are beyond the scope of the divorce attorney's expertise, and those tasks can ...

5 Retirement Issues To Resolve During Your Split (Even If You're Still Young)

Jeffrey A. Landers | Posted 07.27.2011 | Divorce
Jeffrey A. Landers

The vast majority of divorcing women are much younger than their so-called "Golden Years", and yet it's essential that every woman address the issue o...

10 Signs Your 401(k) Plan Is A Clunker

DailyFinance | DANIEL SOLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

William Bernstein is one of the most respected financial minds of our time. His book, The Intelligent Asset Allocator, should be read by every investo...

Goldman Sachs Wants To Manage Your Retirement Account

bloomberg.com | Amy Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The New York-based company is promoting alternative asset funds and designing target-date funds that provide guaranteed income to grab a bigger piece ...