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The fees on actively managed funds are rising. Don't think your dollar fees are small because percentages are. Here's how to do your homework.
Millions plan to make financial resolutions for 2014, yet most of those new vows won't last. Here are new tips on how to make those resolutions stick.
Converting traditional IRA or 401(k) savings to Roth IRAs burdens people who plan to retire in no-income-tax states with unnecessary state taxes.
About 19 percent of Americans spend more money then they make. These handy tools help people budget and get better control their spending habits.
New investment strategies are emerging as rush to stocks continues. What's hot: ETFs, blockbuster and alternative funds, and smart global plays.
Money smarts are important throughout life. Why financial literacy is a key issue for students, college grads, midlife and retired folks.
College graduates enjoy a six month grace period before they have to start repaying their loans. For the latest grads, that period is over. Now what?
Bosses are more likely than workers to be satisfied with their family life, current job and financial situation, according to a new study.
The IRS says last year there was a 66 percent increase from 2012 in tax fraud from Social Security identity theft of nearly $50bln in refund claims.
There are times when employees should talk to HR or their boss about their 401(k) plans. Here are tips on how to ask the right questions.
Nomorobo launched recently, and it says it's now blocking 48,000 robocalls a week.
You may retire at the highest income of your life but the bad news is you may find out you can’t keep spending at the level you were used to. Here’s your reality check.
In some cases, your filing status can be the deciding factor in whether you have to file at all. So picking the right one when you file is crucial.
More than half of Americans lack a rainy day fund in case of financial emergencies. Now is the time to get a handle on your money and your future.
Here's the problem with "buy and hold," says Stock Trader Daily's Thomas Kee: Do you have time to wait for it to pay off?
Computerized trading has already taken over Wall Street. But are investors ready to hand their portfolios over to machines, too?
Here are nine common misconceptions about IRAs and Bankrate.com's attempts to clear them up.
Sure, the holidays are fun, but they are also a time of personal finance peril. Here is the cost of a poor credit rating, and how you can fix it.
If your marriage is over, you’re a member of the jet set and earn less than your partner, London seems to be the place to get a generous settlement.
High income earners might get an unwelcome surprise after New Year's. Here's how to deal with it.
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