Living Mutual

Living mutual has always been at the core of our human existence, and it's the principle that's guided us since our founding in 1851. It's not a concept we invented, but one we champion for the simple reason that people take it for granted today.

We thought “Goldilocks” conditions were a distant memory, but the Fed resurrected them .

Institutional Market Update April

Both TDFs and managed accounts provide investors with guardrails along the road to retirement.

Una Morabito on target date funds

Health savings accounts let you put away pretax dollars for medical expenses.

HSA basics

The timing and experience of retirement are personal undertakings and are defined by each individual.

WP Neverland and retirement

Learn how to retire early without paying penalties on retirement account distributions before age 59½.

Early retirement penalties

Supporting a child on a single income takes resolve, creativity, and mutual support.

Single parent money challenges

For us at MassMutual he’s a pretty important guy: a sheriff and our founder.

Caleb Rice

Female investors come out ahead by trading less, saving more, and remaining calm during market downturns. 

Women in investing

Few families are using tax-friendly 529 plans to save for college.

MassMutual can help you meet your college savings plan goals

Annuities may provide you with an additional source of reliable income now, in retirement, or in the future.

Does an annuity fit your retirement goals?

Opportunities to offset prior-year income and capture credits are available until the April deadline.

Last minute tax tips

Certain behaviors and inaction can be counterproductive to financial wellness and lead to budget instability.

5 personal finance blunders

Adult children may be legally responsible for their parents' long-term care costs.

Long-term care

Seniors are turning to home-sharing programs and cohousing communities to help with the bills and chores. 

Senior living and the cohabitation option

Cut college costs by as much as half by studying abroad, leveling down, or paying in-state tuition. 

College costs

When you start earning your first paycheck, work toward setting yourself up for lifelong financial security.

First job financial checklist

Pension sponsors need to rely on a balance of both art and science to create a vision of retirement. 

Balancing art and science for pension investments

To control your tuition costs, start with schools that offer generous scholarships and financial aid. 

College planning needs