Retirement & Investing
Saving for retirement and investing for growing wealth.
What Are Employer-Matched 401k Contributions?
Many employers match 401k contributions, making it a great way to save for retirement.
Retired and Need Investment Tip
Joe: Retired, living on 2 SS checks. No savings or real estate. Where is the best place to invest $5,000? Anyplace we can put $5,000?
The average American male has a life expectance of about 76.2 years and the average American female about 81.1 years. Most begin full-time work some…
What Is Investment Banking?
An investment bank is a specific kind of financial institution that enables individuals, businesses and public bodies in raising capital through t
When to Retire?
Nobody wants to live their golden years in a dilapidated metal shack, snacking on cat food to make ends meet between Social Security checks. A…
What Is a Pension?
A pension is a retirement plan funded by an employer. It's classified as a defined benefit plan because the payout at retirement is predetermi
What Is the Stock Market?
As the name suggests, the stock market is a public entity where stocks or shares in businesses are traded at an agreed price. According to
Social Security Facts & Stats
Four generations of American workers have received Social Security benefits since President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed legislation creating the “old
When to Start Social Security
Retirees must make an important decision about their Social Security benefit payments: whether to receive a small amount sooner or to wait a few y