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Grandparents have to balance their grandchildren's needs without jeopardizing their retirement savings. USA Today reports.
Now, as the economy hums along and the market rises, is a good time to guard your portfolio against the volatility that can strike at any time.
Here are ways you can pay off your mortgage early, starting with the simplest and moving toward the most complex.
Here's a taste of seven gimmicks, accompanied by some advice to chew on.
As club sports for kids gain popularity, the money they entail is leaving lower income kids on the benches. Here's why, and what's being done.
Big variations in price from provider to provider could be adding to your bills—even if you're insured.
Here are three key questions to answer before deciding whether it makes sense for you to lease or buy a car this summer.
Confused about which of your credit cards to use at the local gas station? Fortunately, now there's a smartwatch app for that.
A home renovation can raise your insurance rate - or lead to discounts.
An influx of crowdfunding options provides new ways for needy students to sidestep traditional lenders.
Millennials are keenly focused on trying to take control of their own financial destiny.
When facilities go bankrupt, resident may suddenly find themselves facing homelessness.
Youth sport travel is growing faster than family vacation spending. Here's why, and what it means for family finances.
Financial infidelity might sound sexy. But in fact, it's a serious breach of trust in a relationship and can result in a big argument, or worse.
For all the talk of an increasingly cashless society, experts doubt hard currency will vanish completely.
They may not be the most desirable client segment now, but advisors must find ways to capture the loyalty of Gen X and Gen Y investors.
This is a link to a Bankrate.com story.
Several states may offer retirement savings vehicles for private sector workers.
Saving enough money for retirement is the first step toward building your nest egg, but just as important is where you invest that money.
Looking for more yield from stock investments? Look for companies in a host of industries—from utilities to telecom—that are not overvalued.
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