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With all the academic and financial pressures on students, and the questions surrounding internships, does a school-year internship make sense?
Careful planning for present needs and long-term care is a necessity. Here are a few tips to make the process more manageable.
Credit cards that offer rewards are more popular than ever. And yet, many people who have these cards don't really know how they work.
The stock market's recent strength is boosting consumers' savings, and they're responding by saving less, a new study shows.
A recent marathon taste test by the experts at Consumer Reports found that store-brand foods are serious contenders on the taste front.
Consumers stuck with extra charges on their mobile phone bills after clicking on phony anti-virus pop-up ads are eligible for refunds.
After one of the strongest bull runs in stock market history, more young adults seem to have caught the investing bug. This teen actress actually outperformed the S&P 500!
Americans are saving more for retirement, but it's probably still not enough, according to a new analysis released by Fidelity. As of June, the average 401(k) balance was $80,600.
Almost 7 million Americans are struggling with student loans, but many of the businesses promising to help borrowers may actually be exploiting them, say consumer advocates.
As the cost of going to university continues to grow – and experts warn student debt in the U.K. could hit a whopping £85,000 ($132,000) per head – new research brings some good news for budding students.
As the debate rages over who benefits from the Affordable Care Act, one thing is becoming clear: The controversial program is a dream for con artists.
Most American workers say they would get up and go to work even if they won the lottery—although they might be driving a better car and going to a different job.
Most college students today are paying for it themselves. There is one thing, however, that mom and dad are still paying for.
The school year is about to start, and you still have so much shopping left to do. No worries. It's not too late to snag some bargains.
Schoola Stitch opened for business on Thursday, offering parents a new way to shop for gently used children's clothes and promising deals as much as 70 to 90 percent off retail.
School may be out, but summer can offer a teachable moment if children use their allowances the right way. Here's how.
A retirement formula devised in the 1990s doesn't seem to hold up in an environment of low-yielding bond, volatile stock markets and inconsistent returns.
Innovation, flexible hours and employee engagement are among the factors used by this year's winners of the Sloan Awards for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility.
Twelve million Gen Y-ers make more than $100,000, and many of them are not saddled with the six-digit student debt held by doctors and lawyers.
The biggest mistakes that rookie investors make tend to be psychological ones—and simply knowing these pitfalls and keeping perspective can result in significantly better returns.