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Black Friday used to be so simple—it was the day after Thanksgiving. These days, it's more complicated. Those with a plan will get the great deals.
More Americans fell behind on their credit card payments, when many consumers traditionally hit stores for back-to-school supplies.
The market now is a place in which even basic goods such as socks and razors are either incredibly cheap or extremely expensive.
Identity theft is a year-round problem, but fraud prevention experts warn that the hectic holiday season is prime time for this crime.
The Do Not Track Act of 2013 introduced in Congress last week would make it easier for parents to protect their teens in the mobile media environment.
The increasingly dominant presence of unpaid or low-paid interns is taking much-needed entry level jobs away from salaried employees.
Women with kids under 18 earn less than those without minor children, while men with kids under 18 earn more than men without younger kids.
Annual performance reviews are despised by employees and managers alike. Here's what some big employers like Microsoft are doing about it.
The thugs behind the global CryptoLocker ransomware attack have added a bizarre new twist: a customer service line.
Sen. Tom Harkin accuses some for-profit schools of using "predatory and deceptive tactics" in order to tap veterans' GI Bill benefits.
Writing skills of college graduates and MBAs are coming up short, and employers aren't happy. Here's what they are doing about it..
Financial literacy among teens is low, despite persistent efforts to improve matters. But what teachers say teens don't know may surprise you.
With prices at the pump falling steadily for the past week, many stations may cut their prices on the weekend to stay competitive.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson says there are simple ways to create and stick to a budget. You need to know where to start. She recommends the 60 percent solution, where 60 percent goes to committed expenses that must be paid every month.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has expanded its consumer complaint database to include problems with payday loans.
CryptoLocker has been actively infecting business and person computers worldwide, encrypting files and demanding payment to unlock them.
The government shutdown may have ended a couple of weeks ago, but, like a bad hangover, the economic fears and financial uncertainty are lingering.
About 22 million Americans 60 and older have named a power of attorney to make financial decisions. The CFPB released guidelines on how to help.
Donor-advised funds are rolling in money, but charitable donations are looking almost anemic. Here's why, and what it means for philanthropy.