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Proposed RMD rules could affect your money

To calculate RMDs, the IRS has released new proposed life expectancy tables. That could mean you'd be required to take out less. Here's what you need to know.

Tech stocks are having a great year

Shares of companies in the tech sector are soaring to their best year in a decade, and while value stocks have rebounded, growth still could lead the way.

Raising grandkids near retirement

Sometimes life throws a curveball, and you have to take responsibility for your grandkids. Here’s how to deal with the challenges that come with managing your retirement.

The benefits of 401(k) catch-up contributions

If you're 50 or older, there's good news: You're eligible to contribute more money to your 401(k) plan. The tax benefits can also be big. Here's how to make the most of it.

Choose your adventure in retirement

Not all retirees want to go on a cruise, and many are opting for a little more excitement. ‘Adventure’ takes many forms, though. Here’s how to decide what’s right for you.

Investing for the 2020 presidential race

Depending on who takes the White House next year, some stocks will go up as others go down. And then there are those stocks that could do fine no matter who wins.