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A reader wants to know whether she's better off converting her existing retirement plan to a Roth. Maybe you've wondered the same thing.
If you want 2014 to be different, it's a good idea to start by reflecting on how things went during the year that's ending. Here's how to evaluate.
Contributing more than permitted to a 401k can be a costly mistake. Here's what you need to know to avoid this potential problem.
You may never get back the life you had before, but here are ways to improve your retirement prospects.
Our 401k's are a source of confusion and fear for many of us. Here's what you need to know about them.
Rates on loans and savings accounts are expected to go up, as are yields on Treasury bonds. Where does that leave you as a saver, investor of homeowner?
You're going to have to learn about investing to choose a good financial adviser -- and you can respond faster if your situation or needs change. Should you consider 'hiring' yourself?
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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