Disruptive technologies are revolutionizing finance. Bitcoin is the most visible but far from good, says Mohamed El-Erian. Here are some that are better.» Read More
Feeling down in the dumps about credit card debt? Dr. Deepak Chopra offers up three ways to reduce your stress—and your debt load.
When it comes to planning financially, girls are at least as savvy as boys. That's the finding in Junior Achievement's annual survey.
Insurance companies say "price optimization" is simply a way to be efficient. Consumer advocates say it's being used to dodge risk-based pricing.
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.
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.
Sen. Marco Rubio and Rep. Tom Petri outline their plan for student-debt reform.
April is financial literacy month, and financial education programs are sprouting—but surveys show we're not gaining money smarts.
Bad news, kids. When it comes to your parents' savings priorities, funding their golden years is winning over financing your college years.
Secret consumer scores threaten privacy and fairness. Consumer advocacy groups call on regulators to police this new industry of predictive scoring.
2013 tax returns must be filed by April 15. With a little more than a week to go, here are seven last-minute tips to file your taxes.
Don't toss those old flip phones, unfashionable dresses and outgrown roller skates. They could make your spring cleaning spree profitable.
'Tis the season for college acceptances and financial aid awards and the numbers can be confusing. Here's how to compare them.
Here are eight money-saving tax deductions and other strategies that any taxpayer may be able to take advantage of, no matter how much they make.
In the wake of the GM recall, proposed legislation would require automakers to submit any reports that first alert them to a fatal accident.
Most of us have a positive experience when we use the Web. Credit unions, shipping companies, banks and hotels scored highest.
The job market is soft for recent college graduates, and hiring managers and other experts say millennials themselves are part of the problem.
Overall prices for food we eat at home will rise by 2.5 to 3.5 percent this year, and shoppers are changing habits.
Consumer reporter Kelli Grant tells consumers key things to look for when comparing travel credit cards.
A new study reveals that many parents don't want to talk to their kids about finances.
A new report finds that the vast majority of short-term payday loans—4 out of 5—are not paid off within 14 days and are rolled-over or renewed.