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Although the downsizing trend has yet to materialize in national data for baby boomers, the predicted benefits may be too good to ignore.
If you're concerned about affording your medical needs after you retire, start with an honest assessment of your current health-related costs.
A report suggests 20-somethings living in their parents' basement may take after the thrifty, debt-averse survivors of the Great Depression.
Vacation home sales last year rose 10 percent, but one Hamptons realtor says her clients "have given up on getting mortgages — totally."
Older Americans looking for financial guidance encounter professionals using a bewildering array of letters after their names.
As the recovery creeps along, bargain-hunters are once again looking for homes to fix up and resell for a quick profit.
It's past April 15. If you haven't filed your income tax returns or an extension, it's time for damage control.
The rise in couples buying their house before they marry is good news for a housing industry that has fretted about the increasing age of first-time homebuyers.
Policymakers and researchers are looking for low-cost ways to get people on the right financial track. The solutions may be simpler than we think.
More than half of Americans think their taxes are fair, says a Gallup survey. But that's the lowest rate of satisfaction since 2001.
A new AAA report shows the average cost of driving 15,000 miles a year rose to $9,122 per year in 2012, a roughly two percent increase. The biggest increases were in maintenance costs and insurance costs.
The pros, cons and outright myths of asking the IRS for an extension on your tax returns.
Americans face sizable out-of-pocket medical costs when they retire and most have no idea of the magnitude. Here's how you can start preparing yourself.
A survey by the Pew Research Center found that more than a third of Americans like or even love doing their taxes.
The higher interest rates go, the more likely it is your retirement accounts will bump up against caps in the president's proposed budget.
With home listings down as the housing market heats up, some buyers are refusing to wait until the for-sale signs appear.
Fidelity's president proposed doubling the percentage of pay employers can put in automatically enrolled employees' 401(k)s.
President Barack Obama's budget plan would change how increases in Social Security benefits are calculated. Experts say that could be devastating to recipients who need cost-of-living adjustments to survive.
You're just two years away from the big day, then, boom! Why financial advisers say Plan B should always be part of your retirement thinking.
As Americans get on the move again after five years of recession and bottomed-out real estate prices, we asked moving experts for their advice on how to have a successful and worry-free move.
The slowing growth in prices has further emboldened the Fed to maintain its bond buying.
Michael Farr, president and majority owner of Farr, Miller & Washington, LLC, explains how to invest for retirement in the next 10 years.
Gregg Fisher of Gerstein Fisher says there are several ways to reduce portfolio risk.
Are you ignoring your money? How opening your eyes to what you have will change your financial future. A woman who handles all the family finances wants to learn to say "no" without being the "bad guy." Viewers ask if they can afford a Tennessee Walking Horse, an African safari.
A Mother's Day money message on what's most important when it comes to your money & kids. A young mother wants to start a new life but bad credit is holding her back. Viewers ask if they can afford glasses that help the color blind, a trip to see "Annie" on Broadway.
John, who's 45, asks Suze if he can afford to spend $19,500 on a sunroom addition.