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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.
If you earn too much your benefits might get taxed. Follow these tips.
U.S. investors are pumping money into world equity markets, where Europe and Asia offer growth but emerging markets and commodities pose challenges.
According to a survey, 86 percent of Americans thinks it's not at all acceptable to cheat on taxes. Only 60 percent are motivated by fear of an audit.
Paying for a company's annual membership may not save you much money. How to make memberships pay for warehouse clubs, theme parks, Amazon and more.
Proper estate planning entails drawing up a detailed will, and perhaps trust or health proxy, with the help of a qualified attorney.
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