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Worried about the cost of college? Brace yourself. You may have to shell out thousands before your child even sets foot in a dorm room.
Many in the middle class are learning just how expensive an elite college can be, even for an upper middle-class family.
Families in these states don't have enough liquid assets to survive three months in poverty according to the Assets and Opportunity Scorecard.
In 25 years you might not own any e-books, MP3s or digital movies. You'll rent them instead.
Details on a cyberattack on JPMorgan's servers this summer add to doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and others.
Paying down credit card debt is a tall order. Here's what could make it even worse.
On an evolutionary basis, cognitive biases are great. But they can cost you money and lead to poor investing decisions if you're not paying attention.
Financial literacy is focused on the young, but parents should still impart money lessons to their newly adult children.
With 70 percent of newly wealthy people going broke within a year, advisors caution clients to manage new money wisely—with their help.
Proper financial planning has the power to transform your life, so be prepared to invest the time and energy to find the best advisor.
Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else. Ask the experts, and they'll count the ways.
Financial advisors who opt to target client segments with whom they closely identify are finding fulfillment and profit in their endeavours.
A massive new study suggests that for some U.S. women, living through a recession can mean they will never have children.
Many investors with money in IRAs or 401(k) plans struggle with what to do with funds when life circumstances change. A look at options.
Banks are reaping bigger fees whenever customers overdraw their checking accounts or use ATMs that are not affiliated with their lender.
Nearly three-quarters of consumers pay $3 or less each month on bank fees. How to make sure you're among them.
Here are five ways to plan your income stream so you maximize Social Security, minimize taxes and ensure income.
All IRA owners will want to know about these new IRA rules before planning their estate or transferring money between IRAs.
Even if you choose your stocks well, they may falter eventually. Here's what to look for.
Popular, pricey, and sometimes peculiar Derek Jeter memorabilia—from $410 used socks to a $155,000 World Series bat.
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