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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?
About 95 percent of households donate to charities, averaging about $3,000 per household contribution. Sharon Epperson offers tips on how to give wisely.
Saathi, a start-up that won Harvard's venture competition this year, empowers rural Indian women by using banana tree fiber to make sanitary pads.
Eager to open your own business? CNBC's personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson offers 5 steps to help you start out strong.
The debate against Common Core is moving into the state legislatures, even as more parents plan to opt out of spring tests.
If you are mulling business school but worried about tuition, relax. The top 25 business schools award nearly $235 million yearly in grants.
Cash may be the most-requested Christmas gift, but there are smarter ways to give financial assets.
Traffic can be twice as bad on Black Friday, but one mathematician says you can snag a prime spot in under 4 minutes.
Rethink the airline beverage cart. Bartenders say it's easy for travelers to make a classier cocktail with mixers you can carry onto the plane.
On a fixed income or tight budget? Here are some smart ideas for holiday gift giving. USA Today reports.
When Amazon's stock rises before Thanksgiving in anticipation of a strong holiday, the shares tread water the rest of the year, history shows.
How retail breaches have scared shoppers both online and at the counter.
Earnings season lets consumers see just how much they're paying up for certain brands, and how investors fare. USA Today reports.
Black Friday may not be the best day for deals. How to get even better prices than advertised.
With Waze behind him, Uri Levine is now harnessing his frustration with Wall Street fees in a new venture called FeeX.
Holiday spending is set to rise, and many consumers' credit cards will get a workout. Here are the credit card pitfalls you need to avoid.
Getting the best deals online is trickier than you think. How to make sure you're not overpaying.
If the word "college" evokes leafy walkways and eager 18-year-olds, think again. Today's students are older, part time and, often, not graduating.
As enticing as it is to start with a low monthly payment, income-contingent repayment plan, it's not always the best choice. Suze Orman explains why.
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