Aug 6, 2012 Our Marketplace Money Piggy Bank Award goes to 10-year-old Anna Pitman, who is learning the balance between the joy of spending and the pride of saving.
Jul 27, 2012 Many Americans are unprepared for retirement -- and an economics professor believes government intervention is necessary to create a viable retirement system.
Jul 20, 2012 Many European economies are begging for Germany to share its wealth with them. Where did the German culture of frugality come from?
Jul 20, 2012 Americans are trying to recoup losses from the recession by gambling with their retirement accounts.
Jul 17, 2012 Many pro athletes squander their fortunes. To prevent financial flame-outs, the NBA will enroll players in a retirement plan.
Jul 17, 2012 The nation's largest public pension fund got just a one percent annual return on its investments, well below the 7.5 percent the California Public Employees' Retirement System had projected for the fiscal year that ended June 30.
Jul 14, 2012 This week's letter segments tackles questions for the senior set.
Jul 13, 2012 Rethinking our expectations for the "Golden Years."
Jul 5, 2012 What are the spending habits of Americans this summer: Spending or saving? And what days of the year do Americans think of as the happiest? Gallup reveals its latest data on U.S. opinion.