Robert Powell

Robert Powell, Editor of TheStreet’s Retirement Daily, is longtime financial journalist, and a regular contributor to TheStreet, Income Seeker and USA Today. He also serves as editor of the Retirement Management Journal, a peer-reviewed professional journal and program/curriculum director of the online Retirement Management Analyst program at Salem State University. Previously, he served as editor of Retirement Weekly; was managing director of Dalbar, a mutual fund research and publishing concern; and managing director of Acadient, an online financial education company. He has written about personal finance, investments, and retirement since 1986.

Recent Articles By The Author

Ask Bob: Take an Annuity, or the Lump Sum?

Ask Bob: Take an Annuity, or the Lump Sum?

A reader asks about what they should do when their employer closes their pension fund.

New Investments and Products for Retirement (June 18 2019)

New Investments and Products for Retirement (June 18 2019)

The following are new investments that those saving for or living in retirement might consider for their portfolios. This week: Three ETFs that could help protect against sequence-of-return risk.

Tip of the Week: Planning for Medicare -- Countdown to 65

Tip of the Week: Planning for Medicare -- Countdown to 65

Are you turning 65 this year? Then you better start thinking about enrolling in Medicare. But when should you enroll?

New Retirement Research (June 17 2019)

New Retirement Research (June 17 2019)

Here are some of the latest reports, surveys, and studies related to retirement, including research into how beliefs about future stock returns affect investing choices, declining wealth among veterans, and investor sophistication and target-date fund investing.

Here's the Biggest Asset Millennials Have for Saving Money

Here's the Biggest Asset Millennials Have for Saving Money

Millennials, 401k's and retirement.