College 529 accounts aren't just for the super-rich, it turns out. And the average amount saved will barely cover a year's tuition.» Read More
It's no secret, it's harder for older workers to land a job. Here are some tips for how to land that job -- without having to lie about your age!
A former portfolio manager pleaded not guilty on Friday to a five-count criminal indictment alleging that he engaged in insider trading.
From early withdrawals from 401(k) accounts to how you handle gifts from Grandma, here are five pitfalls to avoid while applying for college financial aid.
If Junior has his way, there's a good chance he's planning to be on your dime until his mid-20s, new research shows.
Thirty-year-old Jason Fieber says he has saved $100,000 in three years even though his annual net income is $50,000. His goal: retire by age 40. USA Today reports.
Employees who've been at the same company 10 years or more are as rare as a unicorn these days. Is it time for you to move on?
Instead of ending the mortgage-interest tax deduction, adjust it to do what it is intended to do: stimulate home buying, one industry insider says.
A new survey finds Boomers' fears about finances have abated, with nearly a quarter of them feeling more secure than they did 12 months ago.
You probably realize there are tax breaks related to your home, your charitable giving and your work—but you may be eligible for more than you know.
Although it's known as the "nanny tax," it's not just for nannies, and Uncle Sam won't take kindly to you if you don't pay it. Despite what's often seen as something that only the rich should be concerned with, it's something all of us better be aware of.
The average man has 30 percent more in taxable investments than the average woman and 72 percent more in his IRA, according to a new study.
April 15 is looming, but if you look carefully there are a variety of possible ways to lower your 2012 tax bill.
This tax season is practically in the books. Here are few steps you can take to make next year's tax season easier.
Women make less but live longer, which makes saving for retirement more difficult. Personal finance sites are seizing the opportunity.
If a creditor agreed to reduce a credit card balance or other debt, you may not think of it as income. The IRS does.
For many Americans, the health reform law will forevermore tie their health to their taxes.
Replacing lost income with assets that produce greater total return may be the best way those behind in retirement savings to finance their needs.
Three federal agencies, including the IRS, will scrutinize applications for the health-insurance exchanges, which run 15 pages for a three-person family.
The federal government offers a variety of tax breaks to lessen your burden, but you may need a high-priced education just to figure out how to write it off.
Chase Bank said its website suffered a denial-of-service attack Tuesday, which took the site down for about 90 minutes.