Justin and Kaisorn McCurry, who quit their jobs in their 30s, say this is the potential drawback people tend to "overlook when they're going into regular retirement or early retirement."
If you're looking to boost your retirement savings, it's a wise idea to open an individual retirement account, commonly known as an IRA. In 2019, you will be able to contribute up to $6,000 to an IRA or, if you're age 50 or older, up to $7,000. You can also choose between two IRA options
What if your plan to stop working and enjoy retirement life isn’t going as planned? Whether your money needs are greater than you anticipated, or you just miss the daily purpose your job provided, Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson h...
Investing in retirement is different than investing during your working years. Since you are counting on your assets for your retirement income, preserving your savings becomes more important than asset growth. This strategy adjustment can be a challenge for do-it-yourself retirement investors who
In a tight labour market, workers with in-demand skills may have the leverage they need to snag coveted telecommuting privileges. But seasoned remote workers and an economist who studies productivity said there's still a negative perception that stands in the way of making those arrangements happen
Any type of career change can be stressful and scary, whether it's returning to the workforce after caring for children or an aging parent, taking time off for personal health reasons or planning a sabbatical. Identify mental obstacles. First, it's extremely important to identify any mental
In June, CNBC Make It explored Simmons' journey to becoming the youngest full-time female trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in a widely-circulated profile and video.
Speaking a second language is in demand, thanks to today's global economy. But don't be tempted to put a foreign language on your resume unless you're highly proficient.
Many new retirees experience a honeymoon period when they travel, move to a dream retirement home or just relax and enjoy all the free time. You can enliven your retirement by finding and developing new interests, such as a sport, hobby, volunteer job or caring for your grandchildren, and building a
Stan Lee died on Monday at the age of 95. He spent more than five decades at the helm of Marvel Comics, helping to create iconic characters like Spider-Man, the Hulk and the X-Men.
If part of your intention is to get a Medigap policy when you make the switch, be aware that your coverage could be delayed or denied altogether if you have a pre-existing condition.
Advances in medicine and technology are allowing Americans -- including those with special needs and disabilities -- to enjoy longer, fuller lives. Research shows 30 percent of caregivers are not saving and investing for their own retirement because of the time and cost required for caring for those
New data from Northwestern Mutual shows that millennials with debt owe an average of $36,000 each. The generation's top financial priority is not paying it off but saving for a major milestone.
Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban shares the key advantages that entrepreneurial kids have later in life.
Live large on Social Security? Moving overseas can help couples save hundreds of thousands of dollars in retirement over the years.
Low morale continues to be a serious issue at the Calgary Police Service, according to the latest employee survey. "We remain disappointed that morale continues to erode at the service," said police commission chair Brian Thiessen. Poor morale has been a well-publicized issue with the service
Amazon says it will bring 50,000 to its new New York and Virginia headquarters. CNBC Make It spoke with Sean Kelley, Amazon Worldwide Operations Talent Acquisition Director, about what it takes to land a job at the company.
A new retirement survey from Wells Fargo finds that four in 10 workers say living past 85 years old would be a financial hardship. Also, the most stressed out group right now is not millennials, but generation Xers. Wells Fargo's Fredrik Axsater explai...
If you're in the market for private health insurance coverage during retirement, consider the fact that Nevada's plans are among the cheapest. Here's where your state ranks.
The payments company is giving sellers that use Square for payroll the option to provide health care and retirement savings to their employees.
Amazon has announced that Arlington, Virginia, and the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens, New York, are the official locations of the company's next headquarters. Glassdoor took a look at some of the company's highest-paying positions.
According to Upwork CEO Stephane Kasriel, the most talented professionals of the future won't be willing to work the traditional 9-to-5 office job hours in the future. CNBC recently spoke with Kasriel about the need for companies to institute remote-work policies and what the consequences will be