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Jobs growth in the U.S. since the 2008 recession has been undermined by lower wages.
Engaging the poor and working class as active consumers who require financial services is the best way to stabilize the US economy, says one author.
Where is the safest place for your cash? It depends on how you'll use it. Here's what the new SEC rules on money market mutual funds mean.
Only 8 percent of grandparents are likely to start a conversation about money and saving for college, a study found. USA Today reports.
Grandparents have to balance their grandchildren's needs without jeopardizing their retirement savings. USA Today reports.
More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House.
Millennials are keenly focused on trying to take control of their own financial destiny.
Saving enough money for retirement is the first step toward building your nest egg, but just as important is where you invest that money.
The "Pay As You Earn" plan caps payments at 10 percent of their income, and the balance will be forgiven after 20 years of on-time payments.
Members of the military face challenges every day. Beyond the obvious, they also contend with unique financial hurdles.
Though federal student loan rates are fixed for the life of the loan, these rates reset for new borrowers every July.
About one-fourth of Americans have no emergency savings, and that’s barely changed in the past four years.
Former cheerleaders have gone to court, accusing their teams of violating labor laws by failing to pay them minimum wage.
We know millennials are saddled with student loan debt and a slow job market. But millennial women have another problem: they aren't saving.
More than half of millennials are living paycheck to paycheck, a new study found. However, they're optimistic about the future.
U.S. Census Bureau data shows adults older than 50 are among the fastest growing segment of unmarried couples.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how much money you need to retire based on your median household income.
When it comes to retirement, is a million dollars enough? Some financial experts say that it's not. Here is what you need to know.
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