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
More than half of millennials are living paycheck to paycheck, a new study found. However, they're optimistic about the future.
Sam's Club is just weeks away from becoming the first national retailer to offer its customers a chip-enabled "smart card."
Borrowers might find that newly expanded income-based student loan repayment won’t save them in the long run.
CNBC personal finance reporter Sharon Epperson reports on why baby-boomer couples are opting against marriage. It all comes down to money, she found.
Most professional men place an incredible value on paternity leave, according to two new studies. Why are some men so reluctant to take it?
The bogus IRS agent scam continues after tax season. Telephone scammers have struck gold and they're not about to stop mining for victims.
Pet-lovers are feeding their dogs and cats hemp-based kibble. It's not the kind of pot Snoop Dogg smokes. But the regulations are fuzzy.
Some $59 trillion will be passed down by 2061, and for charities, the potential is huge. Here's how they can tap the flow.
There has been a sharp jump in the number of fathers who say they are at home primarily to take care of their families. Here's why.
Today's grandparents paid for college when their own children were young. But today, over half are also helping foot the bill for grandkids.
Americans are using cash more frequently than any other type of payment, a new report shows, especially when it comes to small purchases.
College isn't all about studying, but students need to know how to keep a lid on spending. Here's how to set a budget with your student.
Traveling overseas? Make sure your credit card does not charge a foreign transaction fee.
It's graduation season, which means it's time to give graduates something special. Here are gifts to help them make sense of money.
Consumer advocates are pressing NHTSA to scrap a policy that limits its access to information that could result in a safety recall.
If you have a child in college and you have sorted out a budget for spending money, we'd like to hear how it is working out.
Tax incentives abound for homeowners on everything from electric cars to geothermal heat pumps.
When it comes to vacation nightmares, renting a home or apartment from a scammer has to be near the top of the list.
Between student-loan debt and coming of age during the financial crisis, millennials have a big problem with their retirement planning.
New research from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau concludes that medical bills are unfairly lowering credit scores.