Retirement

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

10 Top Stocks Every Retirement Portfolio Should Have

This 10-pack of top stocks for the long haul doesn't include many of the usual retirement picks, but it has the potential to wallop the broader market. Read Article

The 10 Best Growth Stocks to Buy for Retirement

Retirement planning and growth investing don't usually go together, but momo stocks provide exposure where value or dividend stocks can't. Read Article

Retirement Planning: How Much Should I Save, And When?

If your retirement planning includes a 401k, IRA or any other sort of plan, right now is the best time to start mapping out your contributions for 2016. Read Article

How to Rebalance a Retirement Account (401ks, IRAs and More)

Rebalancing can be a fantastic tool to automate the process of maintaining your portfolio and take the guesswork out of when you should buy and sell. Read Article

5 Ways to Avoid Money-Losing Stocks

Like with cars, an easy way to screw up your portfolio is to ignore doing regular maintenance. These five tips will keep your portfolio in tip-top shape. Read Article

Can Savings Accounts Hold You Back?

It's perfectly fine to stash some cash in savings accounts, but there is such a thing as "too much." Here's where else your savings should go. Read Article