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If you have taken out loans to pay for graduate school, we want to hear all about it.
If their co-signer dies or files for bankruptcy, students who take out private loans to pay for college might face an unexpected financial challenge.
Refinishing your basement can represent a substantial financial problem. (Hint: It has to do with what your homeowners insurance doesn’t cover.)
Here are eight money-saving tax deductions and other strategies that any taxpayer may be able to take advantage of, no matter how much they make.
Decorating your home can be paralyzing, which is why some stores are adding free design services to spur sales.
Home improvement projects don't necessarily add value to your investment. Choose ones with the best return on investment.
Luxury home-buying in the Caribbean is bouncing back this year, with real estate agents citing the improved economic picture in the U.K. and U.S.
Many baby boomers on the verge of retirement are facing nest-egg shortfalls and, given today's housing market, some might be considering downsizing.
Rising home prices may force would-be homebuyers to reassess how much house they can afford this spring. Tips for buyers and sellers.
The rich and the poor are not targets for the dreaded alternative minimum tax. It's the guy in the middle. Here's how to calculate your tax bite.
Workers' retirement confidence has recovered from record lows of the past five years, showing an increase in 2014. But that's not the whole story.
Call it what you want. Heart-and-soul spending. Secret obsession spending. It's about the desires of the heart. And no one is immune from it.
Forget consolidation loans, extended credit lines or debt relief agencies. Some say the only way to escape debt is the hard, sweaty way.
The leaders of the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday announced an agreement on legislation to wind down government-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, jump-starting a long-standing debate that could still take years to resolve.
Philip Seymour Hoffman's will was 10 years old, and experts say that was just one of the problems.
Most financial advisers usually warn against 401(k) loans or withdrawals. Why? It's wiser to build up the nest egg for your golden years.
Singapore's famously efficient government faces a challenge stymieing many countries: safely guiding its toppish property market to a soft landing.
Nearly 40 percent of Britons have no plans to invest for their retirement, with over a third doubting they'll be able to reach their financial goals.
Diet and fitness vows are fine, but this year, try resolutions that will improve your financial life.
Home sellers may be daunted by the idea of renovations, but there are other ways to improve a house's market prospects without breaking the bank.