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Amerrica’s credit card debt is the largest it's been since the Great Recession, according to a new analysis.
Work and personal finances dominate Americans' every thought, according to a new survey. They each take up about a quarter of our brainpower.
A Georgetown University study finds that the number of working students has grown as college enrollment and tuition have increased.
Consumers are getting a better grade when it comes to how they use credit these days. Here's what you can do.
A handshake might not be enough to keep family relations intact – and stay on the right side of the IRS, reports the Fiscal Times.
Thanks to a tiny amendment in last week's budget bill, you may soon be getting a lot more robocalls on your cellphone.
Women working full time earn about 78 percent of what men do, based on median earnings data. But the gender wealth gap is even wider.
Jeb Bush tells CNBC his tax plan would help fuel growth by empowering Americans and creating an environment for investment.
Health-care expenses in retirement are climbing. Sharon Epperson shares tips on how to plan to make sure you're covered.
Generation Y is making big mistakes with credit, from applying for cards they don't qualify for to shunning plastic altogether.
Jeb Bush failed to move the chains, while Marco Rubio likely got a boost in Wednesday's debate, former politicians and aides said.
Greece's four biggest banks must raise nearly $16B in new money to withstand any new crisis. The New York Times explains why.
The Fed should get ahead of the fiscal policy risks and increase interest rates in September, former Obama budget director Peter Orszag says.
Midstream oil and gas dealmaking reached $63.5 billion in the third quarter, driven by megadeals worth $1 billion or more.
Peer-to-peer lending platforms offer investors a way to earn 5 to 10 percent on loans to online borrowers. Is it safe?
One in 3 insured consumers has had an unexpected medical bill in recent years, according to Consumer Reports. Here's how to prevent it.
CEOs are amassing huge sums in their retirement accounts, even as the availability of employer-sponsored retirement plans falls.
In a CNBC interview, Marco Rubio said China's leaders are in the same category as ISIS.
Fluctuations in the price of oil are uniquely felt in West Texas, where life and the economy revolve around black gold.
Pace University is giving higher education a new meaning by opening 33 Beekman, the world's tallest college residence.