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Retire by 40? 3 Couples Share How They Plan to Make It Happen

They may only be in their 30s (and 20s!), but these duos are using thrifty measures to call it quits and retire decades early.

Battle of the Sexes: Nest Egg Edition

A report reveals women contribute to 401(k)s at a higher rate than men—but have less in their accounts to show for it. What gives?

Don't Be a Boomer: The Retirement Mistake You Don't Want to Make

A new report reveals more than half of people 55-plus don't have any nest egg to speak of—and that's not the only sobering stat.

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?

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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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