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Most students rely on parents to help with at least some of their college costs, but here are some things to do when they can't help.
FINRA raises the following caution flags on equity-indexed annuities.
When it comes to making retirement planning and related investment issues a high priority, we are truly a nation of procrastinators.
Drivers often hit with bad weather patterns also get hit with some of the worst fees to operate a car, a new report suggests.
The average driver pays $2,223 annually to operate a car, according to a Bankrate.com report.
Where is the safest place for your cash? It depends on how you'll use it. Here's what the new SEC rules on money market mutual funds mean.
Engaging the poor and working class as active consumers who require financial services is the best way to stabilize the US economy, says one author.
Equity crowdfunding will create a private IPO market, meaning opportunity and risk, and the investor left on his own to make sense of it.
A majority of the bank customers who paid a debit card overdraft penalty fee in the last year, did not recall signing up for this service
The FICO credit scoring system will no longer penalize failures to pay if the issue has been resolved, the WSJ reported.
Payday lending just got one more high-profile opponent.
Here are some things consumers can do to try to ensure their problems are heard by their banks.
Some attempt to add an additional level of security to critical financial accounts. Sadly, not many companies are able to do it.
Are some credit cards more vulnerable to fraud? Yes, so take these steps to protect yourself.
Often, consumers will end up losing more money on a private-label retail card than the average credit card, according to a report.
Should owners of firearms be required to carry gun liability insurance to cover the potential risks their weapons pose?
Most everyone reaches a point where managing one's money is too hard. Here's how to know when Mom or Dad needs help, and how best to give it.
Many wearable devices contain small cameras that can use special software to decode almost anything a user types into a keypad.
While many financial advisors help clients set up 529 savings plans, some work with families through the entire college app process.
Wells Fargo has relaxed its standards for loans for some high-priced homes as the largest U.S. mortgage lender tries to combat a drop in mortgage volumes.
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