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Mad Money host Jim Cramer helps young investors take charge of their retirement funds and explains how to start your Roth IRA.
It can be tempting to borrow against your workplace retirement account, but does it ever make sense? Here's a Q&A with a pro.
Several developments related to the Affordable Care Act will be hitting many filers this tax season, but they also need to watch issues that could affect them next year.
In his new book, "Get Rich Carefully," CNBC's Mad Money host Jim Cramer tells how to find value stocks in hot industry, tech and service sectors.
Investing icon Jack Bogle discusses a simple principle that defines investment success even during the most volatile times: the magic of compounding.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer explains why he doesn't suggest owning bonds in your retirement fund until age 30. To get the most out of your IRA or 401(k)s, Cramer says to take some risks by investing in stocks more than bonds.
The consequences of a bad tax return are much more serious than a bad haircut. So why does every state regulate hair dressers but only four regulate tax preparers?
The 2013 calendar year may be over, but opportunities to lower last year’s tax liability are not. Troll for overlooked deductions and tax credits.
Dan Marino had a brilliant career for the Miami Dolphins. Now he has teamed up with the AARP to educate Americans on how to create financial success.
In the State of the Union, the president talked about education, but with student loan debt of nearly $1.2 trillion is it time to offer refinancing?
It’s not the rich who have the most to worry about. Some 3.9 million taxpayers are expected to get hit with the AMT for 2013.
In his new book, the market guru shares his tests to grade value stocks that are poised for super-growth potential. A guide in this rocky market.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer helps investors take control of their retirement and reveals the power of IRAs and compounding in your 401(k).
Using the right technology can make tax preparation go easier and faster. Here are seven apps and tools to try.
Form tax identity theft to deductions that may catch an auditor's eye, here are the most common taxpayer mistakes - and how to sidestep them.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson talks to a three top financial advisors about the strategies you must employ right now to improve your financial life.
With medical bills still the leading cause of personal bankruptcy, buying the right health insurance coverage is a critical. Here's a helpful guide.
It's work to evaluate whether a stock can match the gold standards of Google, Amazon and Starbucks. But in his new book, the guru tells you how.
The IRS answered a smaller share of taxpayer calls and kept taxpayers on hold longer last year than in other recent years. And it may get worse.
Before investing in stocks, Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why paying off your high-interest rate debt is key to having a sound financial foundation.
Favoring fixed-income or bond funds over equity or stocks right now, in a retirement account, could cost you. Here's why
More Americans are working for free as they don't take all the paid time off they've earned, according to a new study.
The Internal Revenue Service expanded dollar limitations for some pension plans based on cost-of-living adjustments.
With the world becoming more interconnected, it’s getting harder to anticipate and manage global risks. We take a look at some of the biggest risks and ways to mitigate them.
From family-run companies to public companies with family ownership, we tackle challenges and rewards facing family businesses.
Inside the market's biggest sectors with a look at the trends, companies and trades netting profits for investors.