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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.
Some wealthy and low-income married couples are losing out at tax time, but experts say eliminating the marriage penalty is complicated.
Here come this year's eight outlandish tax deductions.
College scholarship offers abound this time of year, but landing one takes planning and effort. Here's how to make the process work.
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.