As club sports for kids gain popularity, the money they entail is leaving lower income kids on the benches. Here's why, and what's being done.» Read More
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.
With a forecast for an "active" hurricane season, you may want to call to your insurance agent to make sure you're covered.
It's not easy finding ethically produced clothing. But in the wake of the workplace disasters in Bangladesh, that may be changing.
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.
The United States lags other countries when it comes to offering workers time off, and is especially tough on part-time workers.
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.
The damage from the tornado that tore through Moore, Oklahoma may soon spread. Experts say homeowner insurance rates may rise.
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.
Women averaged a credit score of 675 compared to the male average of 674, according to the credit score agency Experian.
Many financial advisors like ETFs, which offer low fees and trading ease, but ETFs are not perfect for all occasions.
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.
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 are increasingly moving where daily bills are lower in order to crank up the purchasing power of Social Security, pension or annuity payments.
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.
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.
Not all scores are created equal and depending on the wrong "free" score can hurt you financially.
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.
Already six times what traditional banks pay, online banks' interest rates are rising as brick-and-mortar banks rates continue to fall.
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.
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.