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Following are nine rules for creating a financial plan that addresses the challenges women face.
It's key to be aware of beneficiary forms. Naming the wrong people or failing to update those documents can create a mess for your heirs.
Nearly 150 million Americans are covered under work health plans, but spend less time on benefits than planning vacations, a costly mistake.
A recent study finds a surprising disconnect between knowing about financial products and putting that knowledge to work.
States increasingly are establishing programs to educate teachers on how to teach financial literacy. Here are some of the challenges.
While some people flat-out lie on their resumes, thousands are probably unaware their college has them listed as not-quite graduated.
Studies have found that the average driver is overpaying by nearly $400. How to cut your bill.
Will your retirement destiny be a scene from an absurdist play, or ripped from the pages of "Dream Retirement Weekly"?
Whether low-risk investments make sense depends on your time horizon, risk tolerance and personal financial situation.
Home costs are the biggest expense for people 50 and older, accounting for 40% to 45% of their household budgets, according to a report.
You'll be surprised how quickly you can save $1,000 by the end of the year, simply by reducing or eliminating some common expenses.
Higher tax burdens have many wealthier-than-ever Americans taking a greater interest in charitable-giving vehicles that offer tax relief.
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday. Enjoy easy money while it lasts.
The key here is reporting the amount moved and the amount that's taxable. With direct rollovers, these are two dramatically different figures.
Retirement comes with some big decisions. Here's the most effective way to hack retirement: Plan ahead.
Rolling Jubilee has erased millions in medical debt by buying portfolios cheaply on the secondary market and forgiving the debt. NBC News reports.
The world economy is going through a rough patch, yet the world's billionaire population is at an all-time high.
The U.K.'s jobless rate fell to a near six-year low on Wednesday, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Despite India's huge talent pool of graduates, few are equipped with skills to be gainfully employed.
Microsoft announced the smallest percentage increase in its dividend since 2009 and appointed new directors to replace two board members.