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The rich and the poor are not targets for the dreaded alternative minimum tax. It's the guy in the middle. Here's how to calculate your tax bite.
Financial advisors advise against riskier, potentially more profitable portfolio allocations in the interest of long-term stability.
Workers' retirement confidence has recovered from record lows of the past five years, showing an increase in 2014. But that's not the whole story.
No one likes to pay income taxes. That's not a problem for residents of seven states that have no state income tax. Two others don't tax wage income.
Record lottery payouts are rewriting the conventional financial wisdom about how the winners can best handle their good fortune, from tax advice to their reconfigured lives.
JetBlue is offering a Mosaic membership, or an upgraded rewards program, to fliers with a "certain status" on other airlines through 2014.
Some states have put procedures in place to spot the most obvious warning signs of identity theft on tax returns. The solution: Lexus-Nexus.
Retirement plans have been rewritten by behavioral finance in the past decade, but that's just the start of what's cooking in the 401k test lab.
Women are making inroads financially, but with their financial advisors, not so much. Find out what women want from advisors, and why it matters.
Is your financial advisor being honest? Sharon Epperson and Suze Orman point out the red flags to look out for and what to do if you think you're being scammed.
U.S. baby boomers, desperate for retirement income, are increasingly turning back to reverse mortgages, but big banks stay away.
Amid all the wrangling over how much the government should spend on the modern-day food stamp program, many may not realize who gets these benefits.
What do teachers, divorcees and people paying off student loans have in common? They can cut taxes, without itemizing.
When life changes, so will your taxes. Breaks and pitfalls to be aware of before you file.
Call it what you want. Heart-and-soul spending. Secret obsession spending. It's about the desires of the heart. And no one is immune from it.
As millions of Americans file their taxes online, cybercriminals are ready to pounce. Here's how to protect yourself online.
New rules from the SEC may allow anyone to own a piece of a crowdfunded social entrepreneurship venture.
Forget consolidation loans, extended credit lines or debt relief agencies. Some say the only way to escape debt is the hard, sweaty way.
About $1.7 trillion is invested in variable annuities, yet most investors don't know how to value their holdings and evaluate fees and tax advantages.
Wall Street banks talk a big game about business lending, but new data shows smaller banks stepping up to help Main Street entrepreneurs grow.
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