About 3.1 million Americans had their phone stolen last year, according to survey. That's nearly double the estimate of phones stolen during 2012.» Read More
Someone in this country becomes a victim of identity theft every two seconds, according to a new study.
Families inspired by the Westminster dog show to get a puppy may find that buying a purebred pup is cheaper than the costs of dog ownership.
A just-released report shows that more than 36 percent of the complaints filed in 2013 were for scams that started with a phone call.
There's the ring and the legacy—but also the not-so small matter of the bonus check.
Paid internships are much more valuable than unpaid ones when it comes time to land a full time job. Here's why, and how to get one.
A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.
Tax season is here after a great year for the stock market, making this a good time to tally up the deductions you can use. Try these.
Also known as Generation Y, millennials have distinct views on what work and business should do for them and the world.
President Barack Obama met with the business executives to address how to get long-term unemployed Americans back to work. Experience may not help.
The consequences of a bad tax return are much more serious than a bad haircut. So why does every state regulate hair dressers but only four regulate tax preparers?
If you are dreading doing your taxes this season, don't blame the Internal Revenue Service for making it so hard. Blame Congress.
Dan Marino had a brilliant career for the Miami Dolphins. Now he has teamed up with the AARP to educate Americans on how to create financial success.
The IRS and other agencies offer programs to help people file their taxes or get basic tax questions answered without paying fees.
The paper receipt has served us well. But in a digital world, that little scrap of paper is headed toward extinction.
Form tax identity theft to deductions that may catch an auditor's eye, here are the most common taxpayer mistakes - and how to sidestep them.
The National Retail Federation is calling on the banking industry to switch from the easy-to-hack magnetic stripe to the more secure PIN and chip.
The IRS answered a smaller share of taxpayer calls and kept taxpayers on hold longer last year than in other recent years. And it may get worse.
"Everyone in this country should assume that their personal information is already compromised," says one expert.
It's tax season, and once again IRS auditors are eyeing errors and omissions from returns. Here's what could trigger a second look from the feds.
Something new is coming this tax season for some same-sex couples: For the first time, they will file as "married" on their federal return.