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Retirement Reality: Half of Americans Will Have a Lower Standard of Living

Research finds the average retiree today has a wealth-to-income ratio below that of a retiree in 1983! What factors are to blame?

The United States of Shaky Retirement: Why We Lag Far Behind

When it comes to retirement security, a study says the U.S. ranks 19th—below Korea and Iceland. Will we fare better in the future?

Why Boomers Are Surprisingly Confident About Retirement

In a poll, 75% of new retirees say they're not concerned about meeting their money needs. What can we learn from their readiness?

The Marshmallow Approach to Retirement: 4 Science-Backed Ways to Build Up Your Nest Egg

If saving more is a top goal in 2015, consider this sweet approach, based on a famous study in self-control—and marshmallows.

Match That! Companies Ramp Up Retirement Offerings

A survey finds employers are finally expanding 401(k) match programs, with nearly 60% offering this desirable nest egg benefit.

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10 Retirement Myths That Can Wreak Havoc on Your Nest Egg

There are too many mistaken beliefs floating around about the “R” word. Here's the truth about saving for retirement.

Saving for Retirement 101

Retirement is a financial basic that every woman should understand. Find out why it’s so important and how you can start saving for it.

Top Retirement Mistakes to Avoid

Given how long it takes to prepare for retirement, a lot can go wrong along the way. Learn to avoid the biggest pitfalls with these tips.



I Want to Save for Retirement

Worried because you haven’t started saving for retirement? Learn exactly how to do it with our step-by-step guide. Start looking forward to retiring in style!

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