Investor Spring Cleaning

  • The Other Shoe Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:44 PM ET
    Investor Guide 2012 - A CNBC Special Report

    With the stock market and the economy looking their strongest in years, there's reason for optimism. Guarded optimism, that is. Debt remains a big issue for the consumer and the nation.


  • Refinance, Please Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:18 PM ET
    California Suburbs

    Why are commercial banks and the federal government asking so many Americans to take out new mortgages with much more favorable terms?  Fees, votes, and politics.

  • Who Inherits Your Debt? Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    Personal debt dies with the borrower, and thus can’t be passed along to children or spouses -- but there are some notable — and potentially costly — exceptions.

  • Unmanageable Debt? How to Get Help Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    Debt is manageable through familiar tactics such as paying more than the minimum payments and transferring balances, but where should you turn to alleviate the pain if your debt balloons to a level beyond control?

  • 11 Money Saving Strategies Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 9:53 AM ET
    In challenging economic times, people look for different ways to save money and clean up their finances. It pays to educate yourself so that you can make informed decisions about budgeting, investing, and other aspects of your finances. While the biggest savings come from limiting your spending to the cash in your wallet, the trick is to set reasonable goals. Simple steps like paying off your credit card balance each month to increasing your contribution to your retirement account, are attainabl

    You may be surprised how quickly these 10 simple changes can add up to real money in your pocket.

  • Til Debt Do Us Part Friday, 6 Nov 2009 | 9:12 PM ET
    Take control of your money and your life!  Renowned financial author and Til Debt Do Us part host Gail Vaz-Oxlade takes a tough-love approach to helping couples in a financial crisis to face reality.How can you get out of debt and back on the road to recovery?  Click to see Gail’s 10 Tips To Get Out of Debt.  Saturdays at 10p ET on CNBC

    How can you get out of debt and back on the road to recovery?Click to see renowned financial author and Til Debt Do Us Part host Gail Vaz-Oxlade's 10 Tips To Get Out of Debt.


  • Sovereign Debt Buyers Search Far and Wide Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Forget the U.S., E.U. and Japan. Look to Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Asia-Pacific region for stable sources of income.

  • An unpredictable market, rising fuel prices, and growing concern that inflation may trend higher as the economic recovery takes hold. Enter: Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities.

  • A New Option for the Retirement Crowd Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 2:18 PM ET
    elderly woman with financial advisor

    The government wants to make it easier for workers to convert part of their 401(k) savings into an annuity that would pay guaranteed income checks for life — no matter the ups and downs in the markets.

  • Top 10 Investor Traps Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010 | 12:48 PM ET
    It’s easy to become a victim of an investor scam, as news headlines have shown for the past two years.  Criminals follow the latest market trends and find weaknesses to lure victims.  According to the , senior citizens are the No. 1 target for fraud, while baby boomers are second.  In 2008, the FBI estimated $40 billion was lost to securities and commodities fraud.So how can you protect yourself from being scammed? Click ahead to see which investment vehicles are ranked high for fraud and get ti

    How can you protect yourself from being scammed? Click to see which investment vehicles are ranked high for fraud and get tips to make sure it doesn't happen to you.


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