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Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week as interest rates edged higher, an industry group said on Wednesday.
All generations of pre-retirees are facing some level of savings shortfall, but there are steps anyone can take to help build their 401(k).
Are you confused at tax time? You're not alone. TurboTax provided CNBC with answers to some of the most common questions on its website.
Divorces are usually difficult and emotional, but preparation, organization and use of a certified divorce financial analyst can reduce stress levels.
Attorney General Eric Holder has joined the call for a nationwide notification standard, but divisions persist, making a consensus questionable.
Double-digit annual returns for most U.S. public pension systems over the past two years have done little to shrink the yawning deficits.
That email from your power company could be bogus. And if you click on the link, you could be in for a nasty surprise.
Experts say tax time can be a steep learning curve for same-sex couples who for years handled things differently.
Here are 10 tax breaks -- some for itemizers only, others that any filer can claim -- that often get overlooked but could save you some tax dollars.
Only 38 percent of the US workforce has a 401(k). In the war for talent, companies are sprucing up plans by ensuring a well-designed employer match.
Congrats! Your child has been accepted into college and offered financial aid. But beware: Haggling may backfire.
From the age we begin working, many of us create a spendthrift lifestyle that can't be maintained after retirement.
It's not just women fighting stereotypes. Men are having a tougher time shedding the view that they should be the big breadwinner.
Some small businesses may be at higher risk for an audit this year. How to prepare, and limit your risk.
A new study by AARP shows that a combination of online behaviors and life experiences can make someone more vulnerable to fraud.
Scoring a 50 percent discount on a sky diving trip or race car driving school might not be as easy as it sounds.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.
Investors are concerned about rising rates and its effect on portfolios. One advisor details how to prepare for a rising interest-rate environment.
By delaying your social security distribution, you can increase your yearly distribution by 8%.
Mistaken identity—trying to collect a debt from the wrong person—was by far the most common complaint about debt collectors.