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With only days left to get a tax deduction for 2013 charitable donations, consider pulling out your checkbook.
It's almost here—the after-Christmas rush to return unwanted presents. A few big-name retailers have tightened up the rules a bit this year.
Grandparents may cut back on their holiday party treats, but they don't want to stop indulging their grandchildren.
A research paper finds that attractive young adults enjoy a pay advantage over less attractive peers—an advantage that starts in high school.
Financial literacy teaching tools are everywhere, but young people aren't getting any smarter about money. Here's what kids say they want to learn.
The events have gained attention, but the fatter paychecks probably haven't materialized yet for many minimum wage workers.
Today's service plans are significantly better than those sold 10 or 15 years ago. Most states now require these contracts to have disclosures.
This is your last chance to take advantage of dozens of tax credits and deductions that are going away.
Having an addict in the family presents a deeply troubling dilemma. How do you help those you love, while protecting your own financial future?
More households are using this as their main winter fuel to save cash. But there may be hidden costs.
Lower-middle-income students have higher college loan debt than any other group, a new study found. Here's how it all breaks down.
Most millennial women think gender discrimination is still alive and well, but not necessarily in their own workplace, a new report finds.
The number of households that have experienced "customer rage" has jumped from 60 percent to 68 percent since the 2011 "rage survey."
U.S. oil futures turned positive after an update on operations of a key pipeline spurred demand for crude contracts.
Once again this year, gift cards are the most-requested present. Here are seven simple ways to get more for your gift-card dollars.
Charity gift catalogs and crowdfunding fundraising sites offer novel ways to make donations. Your gift may change form, but the impact remains.
At many companies, part-time means "on-call" without a fixed number of hours. "It's an extremely abusive and unfair practice," says one labor expert.
For many workers, the holiday season means making a list, checking it twice—and trying to decide whether to put your boss on it.
It's the season of giving, and the season of charity scams. Watch out for these crowdfunding and online tricks.
Kids sometimes have the darnedest ideas about money. These gems were gleaned from financial literacy classes around the country.