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Tricks of the trade you need to know before you sign up for service.
These are rules I live by. Consider them whether you're hitting the stores on Black Friday or Christmas Eve.
Get more out of your investments by sidestepping certain fees that nibble on your returns.
After being laid off, it's tough to get back in the game. But you can do it.
One viewer moved his money from stocks to money markets when the crisis started. Smart move?
Before you toss those McCain-Palin signs, here's what you should know about collecting political memorabilia as an investment.
No matter who's in the White House, a diversified portfolio is your best investing bet in any environment. But here's how you can tailor that for the next four years and beyond.
One frustrated caller wants to know when he can expect to stop losing money on his second home.
When it comes to the health of your bank, FDIC coverage is all you need to worry about.
Know your money! Download Suze's expense sheet: It's the one that she gives to all of her guests, giving them the opportunity to get a real handle on what's coming in — and what's going out.
For this special Halloween edition of On The Money's Web Extra, Carmen has advice to allay all your fears -- the past, present and future financial "demons."
If I need the money, should I dip into my pension now or wait until it matures?
My retirement account is in a stable fund. Should I move it back to equities now or wait for the smoke to clear?
iPods, iPhones ... iBonds? The pros and cons of newly fashionable inflation bonds.
Is it time to pull out of a 529 that has lost half its value?
One viewer asks: Should I be putting my savings back into play? After all, things can't get much worse than they are now...can they?
How this approach could pay off for your investments.
We all know how we got into the situation we're in now -- overextended credit, bad mortgages, unethical trading practices on Wall Street. But it's time to move on, rebuild your life and to even thrive. The first step is to take a realistic and honest look at the decisions you make now and in the months to come.
In Friday's Web Extra, Carmen is joined by psychiatrist Janet Taylor as they examine the difficulties in discussing money with your children -- especially if it involves scaling back the fixtures of lifestyle they're comfortable with: toys, gadgets, perhaps even as drastic as a down-sizing of the family home.
In Thursday's Web Extra, Carmen continues with some advice on the recurring theme of the week: protecting your retirement nest egg.
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