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A preview of new out-of-pocket costs and newfangled ways you'll be getting your medicine as employers get ready for Obamacare to start in earnest.
Now is the time to stock up on essentials whose prices are going up, like stamps, apps for your smart phone, and maybe even a house.
With interest rates predicted to stay low for the rest of the year, prospective borrowers can save for their down payment and improve damaged credit scores.
Sluggish economic growth and six rounds of property cooling measures over the past three years, yet Singapore home prices remained on the boil in 2012. That can only mean one thing, say analysts: fresh curbs to cool the housing market in the months ahead.
Bowing to intense competition among fund managers over the past few months, Vanguard announced reductions in fees on dozens of mutual funds and ETFs.
Take advantage of these smart tax moves before December 31st, and your biggest holiday gift could be savings for months and years to come.
U.S. builders broke ground on fewer houses in November as super storm Sandy slowed building in the Northeast.
Suze Orman says Always remember the holiday season is about giving - true giving.
A third of workers will fail to spend their use-it-or-lose-it flexible spending accounts (FSA) for healthcare, according to a study by WageWorks.
We may first buy life insurance when we become parents. But some of the best strategies apply after the kids are out and the house is paid off.
If the mortgage interest deduction is eliminated due to the fiscal cliff quagmire it could stall the housing recovery.
Home builders now have a new nightmare. During the housing crash, two million construction workers left the field, many of them never to return.
It's all trending up next year.
One in three Americans would reportedly consider applying to the discount mega-chain for a mortgage.
Some fear the rapid increase in home prices could actually start hurting the housing recovery.
Buyers are coming back to the housing market in ever greater numbers, as an industry index measuring contracts to purchase existing homes surged 5.2 percent in October from September.
Fears of the fiscal cliff could be impacting potential buyers already. The new home sales monthly number from the U.S. Department of Commerce is based on signed contracts.
“Financing of first-time homebuyers with low down payments threatens to become a significant problem in the U.S. housing market,” says one housing expert.
A new report from adds some firm data to the debate over how to keep struggling homeowners from defaulting on their mortgages.