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From resisting impulse buying to transferring balances, here are some tips on how to take control of your finances during the holidays.
A man's dog ate $250 in cash, but much to the fellow's relief, he learned the government will replace damaged or mutilated currency.
Most people know they need home, auto and health insurance, but confusion arises with non-required coverage, such as long-term care.
If there's no point in trying to beat the market through active investing, try passive investing, which accepts average returns.
Trump's election is a classic example of a shock that leads investors to freak out. Here are 4 investing rules to avoid making that mistake.
The regulation that will require financial advisors to serve in your best interest may be washed away under new leadership.
Barry Glassman of Glassman Wealth Services outlines what lies ahead on the financial landscape now that Donald Trump is president-elect.
During the holidays, it can be tempting to put off financial decisions, but taking certain steps now may well be worth the effort.
New research from JPMorgan Asset Management is confirming your hopes: You can put away cash for four years of higher ed and retirement.
A 2011 Pew Research study found 35 percent of Gen Xers believed they will get no income from Social Security. They're wrong, and here's why.
Some advisors now think consumers can improve their financial standing by factoring home equity into a comprehensive retirement income plan.
Financial advisors say that most of their clients are confused about the ins and outs and associated costs of credit.
Several strange Social Security "criminal" regulations often bar Americans convicted of serious crimes from accessing retirement benefits.
Fees are at all-time highs at big banks, while interest paid is at an all-time low. Does this absurdity leave customers yearning to bolt?
The November election outcome could trigger renewed volatility in financial markets, but should investors bother to do anything about it?
Most employees "run for the hills" each October when it's time to review workplace benefits, but taking the time to thoroughly plan is key.
Tech innovations and social pressure to be more responsive to clients are pushing advisors in a more ethical direction.
Should retirees pay off their mortgage? The strategy depends on taxes, asset/income levels and attitude toward debt.
When it comes to retirement, whatever money an older divorcing couple has needs to be divided — after high legal bills.
CNBC's annual study measures all 50 states on more than 60 different metrics.
From the most innovative hotels to the best ways to be a road warrior, CNBC tackles the business of travel in this new special report covering the leisure and hospitality sector.
International business and political leaders gather in Dalian, China for the 2017 instalment of the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions.