Gen Z are saving more for retirement than older generations, a new study cited by CNBC shows. The study by BlackRock found that Gen Z workers are saving about 14% for retirement compared to the 12% Gen X and baby boomers are saving. Anne Ackerley, head of BlackRock’s retirement group, said...
Retirement can mean different things to different people. For some, it's the time to travel the world and do the things they've always wanted but never had the chance to do. For others, it's the time to do absolutely nothing after...
A survey by BlackRock shows the value of workplace retirement accounts. One of the most difficult things about saving for retirement is that there are no clear benchmarks to follow. No one can look at your retirement...
The pandemic may have changed how we use technology, and ultimately how we manage our finances. Throughout the pandemic, people increasingly relied on digital platforms, such as websites, apps and videoconferencing tools, for work and personal activities....
If your retirement situation offers you the necessary flexibility, claiming early can be the right move. The amount of Social Security income you'll receive on a monthly basis depends not only on your income during your working...
A combination of record high prices and a record number of job openings has been encouraging more retirees to go back to work. The trend, called “unretirement,” rebounded this spring to pre-pandemic levels. About two-thirds, or 68%, of retirees would consider returning to work, according to a recent CNBC All-America...
Having a strong credit score can really come in handy if you need to borrow money. When you have bad credit, it can be challenging to get a personal loan — especially one with low interest rates and no fees. But some lenders do cater to borrowers with bad...
Signing up for Social Security at 62 means more years of checks, but there's one drawback: The checks you receive at 62 are smaller than the ones you'd get if you delayed benefits. Some people choose to delay until they reach 70 to get the largest checks possible, but this...
Whether your retirement is over a decade away or getting close, thorough planning is advisable because without it, you could face significant challenges that may not be top-of-mind now. And those issues down the road may affect the lifestyle you desire. You could stumble across hidden obstacles on your way...
There are millions of different investments you can buy, and they all require you to consider the same key tradeoff: risk versus return. Generally speaking, the greater your investment’s potential returns, the more likely it could decline...
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