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The big question is what type of smart cards will US banks issue: Will they require a PIN code for authentication or simply a signature?
The newly created myRA retirement plan will prove to be a bloated bureaucratic mess, predicts financial advisor Scott Hanson.
The U.S. Treasury has received nearly $1 million in donations so far this year.
Financial advisors note that mature and insightful investors in their 40s still have time to build significant retirement savings.
A 529 college savings plan makes paying higher-education expenses easier. Here are the top 10 tax-free state 529 plans nationwide.
Doggy school, pet hotels, grooming and pet insurance all add up. As a nation, our spending on our beloved animals now tops $55 billion annually.
A couple in their 30s wants to know if they're saving enough for their future. CNBC's Sharon Epperson offers some advice.
Investors looking to reduce exposure to stocks while keeping their money working for them should check investments in long/short equity mutual funds.
Financial advisor Cathy Curtis cautions first-time homebuyers to thoroughly analyze savings, earnings and costs before making a first down payment.
Has your spouse been financially faithful? The number of people keeping money secrets from their partner is on the rise.
The Better Business Bureau recently issued a fraud alert for the "one ring scam" after being contacted by phone users across the country.
If millennials don't break out of this frugal state of mind, the trend could create challenges for the stock market and retail spending.
Nearly 40 percent of Britons have no plans to invest for their retirement, with over a third doubting they'll be able to reach their financial goals.
Prepaid debit cards are promoted as a convenient alternative for people who don't have a bank account. Turns out they have a much broader appeal.
People who lie on their resumes appear to be motivated by jealousy for other people who have landed jobs when they haven't, according to experts.
It can be tempting to borrow against your workplace retirement account, but does it ever make sense? Here's a Q&A with a pro.
A sound financial plan makes sense for anyone looking to fund a child's college education, plan for retirement or to buy a dream home.
Someone in this country becomes a victim of identity theft every two seconds, according to a new study.
Families inspired by the Westminster dog show to get a puppy may find that buying a purebred pup is cheaper than the costs of dog ownership.
A just-released report shows that more than 36 percent of the complaints filed in 2013 were for scams that started with a phone call.