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Hobbyists frustrated with traditional markets and able to sit on investments for decades are turning to tangible assets, such as rare stamps.
Many parents may be overwhelmed by the cost of college, which has ballooned since they were undergrads. Here are some tips on how to pay for it all.
When it comes to planning financially, girls are at least as savvy as boys. That's the finding in Junior Achievement's annual survey.
Learn these eight must-know secrets of inherited IRAs.
Why most accountants advise taxpayers, even those who are meticulous filers, to keep tax documents for six to 10 years.
Insurance companies say "price optimization" is simply a way to be efficient. Consumer advocates say it's being used to dodge risk-based pricing.
New research shows insurers' efforts to entice healthy eating with coupons are paying off. But are the foods as healthy as the savings?
Feeling down in the dumps about credit card debt? Dr. Deepak Chopra offers up three ways to reduce your stress—and your debt load.
Parents around the globe consider the U.S. one of best places to send their kids to university, but U.S. parents aren't so sure, an HSBC survey said.
Read on to see where the super-rich earned their sheepskin.
The OECD's annual report on individual income taxes finds that the U.S. ranks 25th out 34 member countries when it comes to individual tax burdens.
It's D-Day and time to settle the score with Uncle Sam. Here are the best ways to pay your tax bill to avoid costly penalties and fines.
A lack of insurance literacy could result in a costly surprise when it comes time to make a claim. Here are some common oversights to be aware of.
On the best jobs list, STEM careers dominate—High-five, math and science guys!—and the worst can be summed up in one word: Timber!
Estate-planning blunders, from not signing health-care directives to leaving living trusts unfunded, are common—even among the fiscally prudent.
As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.
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One of the top ranked financial advisors in the country says media hype can sabotage your retirement, here's how you can protect your savings.
Phone bandits target people who've taken out—or simply applied for—an online payday loan. Hang up the phone and get the information in writing.
Steer clear of certain deductions or risk the ire of the IRS.
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