401k Investing

4 Ways to Catch Up on Retirement Savings in Your 50s

Planning for retirement is a marathon, and like marathon runners, investors need to pace themselves over time. Here are 4 ways to help that long term planning More 

6 Traits of Successful Retirees

I've spent countless hours analyzing the habits shared by successful retirees. Six stand out, and I urge all of our readers to take these steps. More 

It’s Time for 401ks to Finally Buckle to ETFs

401ks continue to favor mutual funds over ETFs. Demand for ETFs continues unabated. It's time for 401ks to finally buckle to ETFs. Here's why. More 

Get More Involved With Your Retirement

You won't be ready for retirement by just sitting on your 401k or IRA -- you have to get active about managing those plans. Here's three ways to get the ball rolling. More 

5 Best 401k Mutual Funds for 2014

Maximizing the success of your 401k is a big piece of the retirement puzzle. To help out, here's a look at five of the best 401k mutual funds on the market. More 

7 Tax Tips to Use Before 2013 Ends

If you can lower your tax bill, it certainly makes sense to do so. These seven tax tips to make before 2013 ends will help you do exactly that. More 

When Is a Target-Date Fund Right for You?

Target-date funds are the "it" investment for 401ks, and yet most young investors know very little about them. So when is a target-date fund worth it? More 

401k Basics Pave the Road Towards Retirement

As defined benefit plans face extinction, employees are more responsible for financing their retirements. Fortunately, 401ks and IRAs are there to help. More 

How to Pick 401k Mutual Funds

Wondering how to pick 401k mutual funds for your retirement portfolio? Here are some helpful investing tips. More 

7 Tips to Get the Most From Your 401(k)

Paying a little extra attention to your 401(k) nest egg now can make a huge difference by the time you retire. More