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A new study from "buy side" network SumZero shows which universities send more students to elite hedge funds.
Sharpen your pencils: Congressional wrangling and the Affordable Care Act are adding new wrinkles to tax planning.
Christmas season tipping survey reveals what people really do about tipping. Who gets what? Who gets snubbed—doormen or babysitters?
The world's retirement bill is coming due and many countries aren't ready to pay it, according to new report from Paris-based group.
More Americans are working into their retirement. But many seek meaningful work, not just financial gain.
New Year's financial resolutions help you stay on budget and stick to savings goals, a survey finds, but most investors won't make them.
Just how wide is the pay gap? A new study says U.S. women may make as little as 64 cents for every dollar men earn.
Retail stores will often pressure you to sign up for their store credit card, but take caution when considering them, reports the Today show.
Shopping for that perennial favorite, the gift card? Don't even think about paying full price.
A penny saved can truly be a penny earned. New start-ups Acorns and Wherewithal pitch consumers on micro-investing.
Holiday tips can be confusing. Who to tip, and how much to give.
Soup kitchen volunteering is nice, but children also need regular, focused discussions about giving back, and more. Here's what works.
Erratic pay and strained finances are hitting Americans' attempts to save. The New York Times reports.
American CEOs gathering in Washington, D.C., tell CNBC corporate tax reform and less burdensome regulations could help unlock the economy's potential.
Most Americans lack even a basic understanding of how to make their retirement nest egg last, a new survey finds.
This week may be travelers' best opportunity to book cheap holiday travel. But mind the prospect of snow.
The University of Texas is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars.
With all the savings from lower gas prices, are Americans about to go on a spending spree? Well...
Actor Burt Reynolds is downsizing and will auction off more than 600 of his personal items with Julien Auctions in Las Vegas this December.
Rule changes on guaranteed pension payments look promising, but are they for you?
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