Retirement

Ranking Hot Retirement Stocks Worst to First

The hunt for bond proxies to fund a comfortable retirement is on. Here's a look at alternatives available in the hunt for value and income Read Article

3 Mid-Caps for Retirement: 1 Stock, 1 ETF and 1 Mutual Fund

Mid-cap stocks offer the perfect balance for retirement investors. Here's one stock, one ETF and one mutual fund to play them. Read Article

5 Simple Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Retirement

You can make a lot of mistakes in your youth, but the closer you get to retirement, the less room for error you have. Here are five common retirement mistakes to avoid. Read Article

3M Co (MMM) Stock: Should You Buy the Dow?

Dow Jones component 3m (MMM) is outrageously overvalued. If you hold MMM stock in a retirement account, sell it. Read Article

3 Gold Investments to Fund Your Retirement

Gold just makes sense for retirement investors. Just don't go too crazy. Here's one gold stock, one ETF and one mutual fund to buy. Read Article

Don’t Leave Your Old 401(k) Behind! (AMTD, SCHW)

I friend of mine recently told me he changed jobs but left his 401(k) plan in place. *Face palm time; here's what he should do instead Read Article

This is How I Invest My Retirement Money

Vanguard just closed its most popular dividend fund to new money, but you can use the fund information to advantage by following our lead Read Article

The Simple Math Behind Early Retirement

It is important to understand the simple math behind early retirement, and this chart and calculator will help your planning Read Article

Industrials for Retirement Investors: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

Industrial stocks and other plays on industrials have the dividends and growth to power your portfolio and give you stability in retirement. Read Article

5 Best Stocks to Buy for the Next 50 Years

These are the five best stocks to buy for the long haul, because barring a zombie apocalypse, they're still going to be around decades from now. Read Article

BP plc (ADR): BP’s Huge Dividend Can Be Trusted

The BP stock dividend seems safe for now and for your retirement despite the challenges facing the company. Read Article

3 Sinful Vice Stocks That Pay for Your Retirement

These three vice stocks will always have patrons forking money over for their products, making them essential retirement-portfolio fodder. Read Article

10 Stocks That Will Hold Back Your Retirement

Investing your way to a happy retirement isn't just about picking winners -- it's about avoiding the losers, too. Here are 10 duds to avoid. Read Article

Healthcare Stocks for Retirement Investors: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

Healthcare can be one of the biggest financial burdens after retirement, so it might make sense to invest in healthcare stocks. Read Article

3 Ultimate Dividend Stocks for Retirement

Blue-chip dividend stocks with decades of rising dividends are the stalwarts of any equity income portfolio. Read Article

The Post-Brexit Retirement Portfolio: 4 Buys for 100% Gains

All weekend long I've heard from investors terrified of Brexit's impact on their nest eggs. These 4 stocks are a great way to ease the fear Read Article

The Fatal Flaw in the 4% Retirement Myth – And the Solution

Most dividend-aristocrat portfolios still won't generate enough retirement income. There are better retirement vehicles out there... Read Article

7 Stocks You Should Dump From Your Retirement Portfolio

Clean up your retirement portfolio if you have any of these seven companies taking up valuable space. These are all stocks to sell. Read Article

5 Dividend Growth Stocks For Your Retirement Portfolio

A good retirement portfolio is diversified and dividend-focused, and these 5 dividend growth stocks are a great place to start Read Article

The Real Cost of Buying a New Car: Opportunity

The way to wealth is not to buy something that decreases in value almost immediately after its purchased. Here's a better path towards retirement Read Article