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  • Refi Madness Is Finally Running Out of Steam Friday, 31 May 2013 | 7:48 AM ET

    Mortgage rates have been bouncing around since the Fed left the door open to early cuts in asset purchases. Here's why you may want to refinance now.

  • Four Questions to Ask Before Hurricane Season Hits Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 9:24 AM ET
    Workers board up windows to protect from hurricane winds.

    With a forecast for an "active" hurricane season, you may want to call to your insurance agent to make sure you're covered.

  • How to Bring Ethics Into Your Closet Thursday, 30 May 2013 | 9:12 AM ET
    Rescuers at the scene after the Bangladesh building collapse in April.

    It's not easy finding ethically produced clothing. But in the wake of the workplace disasters in Bangladesh, that may be changing.

  • Mother Lode: 1 in 4 Moms Now Make More Than Dads Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    Women are now the leading or solo breadwinners in 40 percent of U.S. households, compared with just 11 percent in 1960, according Census Bureau data analyzed by Pew.

  • No Paid Time Off? Welcome to 'No-Vacation Nation' Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 10:28 AM ET

    The United States lags other countries when it comes to offering workers time off, and is especially tough on part-time workers.

  • How to Tie the Knot on a Shoestring Sunday, 26 May 2013 | 12:56 PM ET

    After plummeting in the wake of the financial crisis, spending on nuptials resumed its rise in 2010, and is once again approaching the record set before the financial crisis.

  • In Tornado's Wake, Look For Insurance Rate Hikes Saturday, 25 May 2013 | 2:59 AM ET
    An aerial view of the devastation by a tornado in Moore, Oklahoma.

    The damage from the tornado that tore through Moore, Oklahoma may soon spread. Experts say homeowner insurance rates may rise.

  • The $1 Million Retirement Nest Egg Myth Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Everyone's goal is to retire a millionaire, but too many personal finance headlines want to sell you on the idea that there's a surefire method for incubating the million dollar nest egg.

  • Gotta Give Her Credit: Women Score Better on Debt Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 9:22 AM ET

    Women averaged a credit score of 675 compared to the male average of 674, according to the credit score agency Experian.

  • Knowing When You Should Invest With ETFs Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Many financial advisors like ETFs, which offer low fees and trading ease, but ETFs are not perfect for all occasions.

  • How Much Americans Think Families Need to Get By Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 9:54 AM ET

    Americans think that a family of four needs to bring in at least $58,000 a year to get by in their community, a new Gallup survey finds.

  • Chief Funster? Yep, That's a Job Friday, 17 May 2013 | 4:27 PM ET

    Australia is looking to fill six dream jobs, from outback adventurer to chief funster. What sort of qualifications do you need to be the CHIEF funster? Read on.

  • Retirees Go Abroad to 'Arbitrage' Meager Incomes Friday, 17 May 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    Retirees are increasingly moving where daily bills are lower in order to crank up the purchasing power of Social Security, pension or annuity payments.

  • How to Tell If the IRS Is Looking to Audit You Friday, 17 May 2013 | 6:46 AM ET

    Being audited is scary. Not knowing if you might be is almost as bad. Here is a roadmap to how the IRS decides on candidates for examination.

  • How to Protect a Prepaid Debit Card Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 8:15 AM ET

    Prepaid debit cards were the tool of choice in a recent $45 million heist, but they are useful for some consumers. Here's how to protect yours.

  • How Useful (and Free) Are Those Free Credit Scores? Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 9:58 AM ET

    Not all scores are created equal and depending on the wrong "free" score can hurt you financially.

  • Unlike boomers, millennials get a jump on saving Monday, 13 May 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    A new study found that on average Millennials have $55,000 saved for retirement and many of them are wary of the long-term viability of Social Security.

  • Where to Find the Best Interest Rates on Savings Monday, 13 May 2013 | 10:50 AM ET

    Already six times what traditional banks pay, online banks' interest rates are rising as brick-and-mortar banks rates continue to fall.

  • Stuck: When Moms Can't Afford to Work Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 6:46 AM ET

    You might think that being a stay-at-home mom is a choice. In fact, many moms are staying at home with their kids because they can't afford to work.

  • What? Mom Doesn't Think You'll Find a Job Either Friday, 10 May 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    A study found that nearly half of mothers think their children are unprepared to get a job or save. This could be due to the lack of financial literacy, a study finds.

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