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Web sales are up—along with returns. Here are some of the toughest and the most lenient return policies for gifts bought online.
Year-end generosity might pay off at tax time, as long as you follow the IRS's rules on tax deductions for donations.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell modestly over the past two weeks, ending a four-week advance.
Retailers promise time and money savings during the holidays with online ordering programs. We tested them to see how convenient they are.
The Federal Reserve's move to slow its stimulus will ripple through the economy. But exactly how it will affect you depends on who you are.
Some presents just aren't a good idea and are primary candidates for regifting.
A job is a privilege, not a right. But overregulation of hiring, like the latest proposal from Elizabeth Warren, is a huge deterrent, says Carol Roth.
Grandparents may cut back on their holiday party treats, but they don't want to stop indulging their grandchildren.
The credit card breach at the retail giant happened the day before Thanksgiving, but the news didn’t break until three weeks later. Why the delay?
If you're lucky enough to hit the jackpot, the right financial planner can help you avoid mistakes that have bankrupted other winners.
A research paper finds that attractive young adults enjoy a pay advantage over less attractive peers—an advantage that starts in high school.
College costs are sky-high and rising; "superfunding" is the new way to save for them, according to a JP Morgan Asset analyst.
Find out the truth behind the persistent myths that could be hindering your retirement planning.
In a shift of rainmakers on Wall Street, asset and hedge fund managers are edging out bankers when it comes to the size of year-end bonuses.
Ralph Nader has fought many battles against powerful interests and now says it's time for investors to band together to fight corporations.
Financial literacy teaching tools are everywhere, but young people aren't getting any smarter about money. Here's what kids say they want to learn.
The odds of winning are astronomical, but tell that to the optimists and dreamers who lined up for the Mega Millions jackpot.
Executives need to decide if they should defer some of their 2014 compensation. Robert Barbetti of J.P. Morgan Private Bank offers some advice.
Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011.
The events have gained attention, but the fatter paychecks probably haven't materialized yet for many minimum wage workers.
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