Some wealthy and low-income married couples are losing out at tax time, but experts say eliminating the marriage penalty is complicated.» Read More
The Labor Department proposed a new rule that would make it easier for 401(k) plan owners and their employers to determine fees and expenses.
A new study shows the average household in 24 of America's 25 largest metropolitan areas cannot afford to pay for the average priced new car or truck.
President Obama this week will direct the Labor Department to revamp its regulations to require overtime pay for millions of workers.
Lower-cost ETFs are enjoying record inflows and increased popularity as a vehicle for higher yields and downside protection in a bond bear market.
Before you make that big purchase, find out if you really need an extended warranty.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week as interest rates edged higher, an industry group said on Wednesday.
All generations of pre-retirees are facing some level of savings shortfall, but there are steps anyone can take to help build their 401(k).
Are you confused at tax time? You're not alone. TurboTax provided CNBC with answers to some of the most common questions on its website.
Divorces are usually difficult and emotional, but preparation, organization and use of a certified divorce financial analyst can reduce stress levels.
Attorney General Eric Holder has joined the call for a nationwide notification standard, but divisions persist, making a consensus questionable.
Double-digit annual returns for most U.S. public pension systems over the past two years have done little to shrink the yawning deficits.
That email from your power company could be bogus. And if you click on the link, you could be in for a nasty surprise.
Experts say tax time can be a steep learning curve for same-sex couples who for years handled things differently.
Here are 10 tax breaks -- some for itemizers only, others that any filer can claim -- that often get overlooked but could save you some tax dollars.
Only 38 percent of the US workforce has a 401(k). In the war for talent, companies are sprucing up plans by ensuring a well-designed employer match.
Congrats! Your child has been accepted into college and offered financial aid. But beware: Haggling may backfire.
From the age we begin working, many of us create a spendthrift lifestyle that can't be maintained after retirement.
It's not just women fighting stereotypes. Men are having a tougher time shedding the view that they should be the big breadwinner.
Some small businesses may be at higher risk for an audit this year. How to prepare, and limit your risk.
A new study by AARP shows that a combination of online behaviors and life experiences can make someone more vulnerable to fraud.
Introducing Morning Squawk: CNBC's before the bell news roundup
Sign up to receive Morning Squawk in your inbox each weekday › Sample