The US unemployment system continues to suffer from post-pandemic 3-year delays

People wait in line to attend the job fair at SoFi Stadium on September 9, 2021 in Inglewood, California. Patrick T Fallon | Afp | Getty Images These days the United States unemployment system It is kind of an anomaly. Almost three years after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic The worst unemployment crisis in … Read more

5 things to know when filing season opens

Damercodec | E + | Getty Images This is an excerpt from the Personal Finance Team’s weekly Twitter space, “This Week, Your Portfolio.” Check out the latest episode hereand continuing every Friday at 11 a.m. ET. tax season Launched Jan 23. The IRS expects taxpayers to file More than 168 million returnees, most of them … Read more

Here’s how to report Roth IRA transfers on your taxes

If you made a transfer to a Roth individual retirement account in 2022, you may have a more complex tax return this season, experts say. Pre-tax transfer strategy Non-deductible IRA Funds to a Roth IRA for tax-free future growth tend to be more common during a Stock market downturn Because you can transfer more assets … Read more

Retirees fall short of the retirement income replacement ratio

Mstudioimages | E + | Getty Images To maintain your standard of living in retirement, the rule of thumb is that you need to be able to replace at least 70% of the income you were earning while you were working. But many retirees fall short of this retirement income goal, according to him Research … Read more

State-run IRA programs continue to grow as more options are launched

Storty | E + | Getty Images Whether you have access to a retirement plan through work increasingly depends, at least in part, on where you live. Over the past decade, 16 state legislatures have adopted retirement savings programs targeting workers whose employers do not provide a 401(k) plan or a similar option. Some programs … Read more

How pay transparency can affect your job search or raise

Knowing if you get paid fairly for the work you do is a puzzle shrouded in lack of information. However, that may change, and pay transparency could be the catalyst. It’s a growing trend for companies to disclose what drives an existing job or job opening – whether it’s voluntarily or because governments mandate it. … Read more

How pay transparency can affect your job search or raise

Knowing if you get paid fairly for the work you do is a puzzle shrouded in lack of information. However, that may change, and pay transparency could be the catalyst. It’s a growing trend for companies to disclose what drives an existing job or job opening – whether it’s voluntarily or because governments mandate it. … Read more

I spoke to a financial advisor who was “very interested in talking about himself and his finances”. Should I run for the hills?

How can I be sure that I find a counselor who cares about me and my situation? Getty Images Question: I need a financial planner, as I am looking to review my current financial situation and goals. The last person I spoke to was more interested in talking about himself and his finances, which wasn’t … Read more

January Money moves, your mortgage is paid off

The investment information on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not provide advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell stocks, securities, or other investments. Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. This week’s episode begins with List of … Read more