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State Auditor Mary Mosiman released an audit report Tuesday showing that the Iowa Peace Officers' Retirement, Accident, and Disability System had an unfunded actuarial liablity on June 30, 2013 of $179 million, compared to $187 million a year earlier.
With anxiety running high about proposed cuts to the Chattanooga Fire and Police Pension plan, over twice the number of senior officers have already submitted retirement papers this year.
I'm self-employed and want to set up a retirement-savings account. Which type of account should I open? What's the deadline for 2013? Two of the best retirement-savings options for self-employed people are a solo 401 and a simplified employee pension .
Dennis Miller is the author of "Retirement Reboot", a book chronicling his own journey to save his retirement in a low yield, turbulent investing environment.
People born in the 60s or 70s will be worse off than their parents in retirement, reports the Daily Mail.
Lawyers working for Republican Gov. Tom Corbett say they don't have enough information to determine whether the chief investment officer at the state government employees' pension system violated securities laws or engaged in other misconduct.
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The original budget agreement reached by Rep. Paul Ryan , left, and Sen. Patty Murray calls for reducing annual cost-of-living increases in retiree pay or some who served in the military.
General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson -- who announced his retirement last week -- said today's announcement that the company is investing $1.3-billion in five U.S. plants is a recognition that after 15 straight profitable quarters the automaker can't rest on its success.
As the economy continues its slow-motion recovery, many Garden State residents are using their entire salaries for day-to-day expenses, and ignoring saving for retirement.
Mary Hunt was writing "The Smart Woman's Guide to Planning for Retirement" when she realized she wasn't walking the walk.
Waterford native Alphonse "Buddy" Fletcher Jr., once listed by Forbes magazine as one of the 20 wealthiest blacks in America and dubbed a "wizard" on Wall Street for achieving spectacular returns on hedge funds, is being likened these days to Bernie Madoff and is fighting to restore his financial reputation.
Does the pace of your busy personal and professional life leave you feeling like you're always playing catch up? From finally reading that best-seller that's been sitting on your book shelf for a year to getting a solid eight hours of sleep to making sure you have enough money set aside for the future, it can be difficult to regain lost ground.
The justices will try to clarify who is legally responsible for investment losses in an era when most workers manage their own retirement accounts but do it through a plan sponsored by their employer.
Next year will bring plenty of exciting investment opportunities, but sometimes shopping for quality dividend yields will be more beneficial to growing your retirement nest egg.