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Help line impersonators are buying up ads to put bogus pages at the top of search engine results.
Sending your child to camp can cost $500 or more per week. Here's how to avoid an expensive mismatch, and cut costs.
Not sure where you stand in your favorite reward program? You're not alone. As more retailers add loyalty tiers, confusion abounds.
It's never too soon to start planning ahead if you hope to buy your first home within the next year.
If you're not emotionally ready to quit working, you may not be ready to retire.
Less-educated Americans desperate for work may not be finding a job online for one simple reason: The job they want isn’t being posted there.
It’s been hard enough teaching people how to save for their retirement. It could be more difficult to teach them how to spend that retirement savings.
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.
With the Fed paring back its bond-buying program, retirees are bracing for volatility in bonds, but financial advisors are not overly concerned.
There are smart ways young adults can attain financial security—from opening automatic savings plans to enrolling in company benefit plans.
You're getting a tax refund, so you filed early. So where's your check?
These apps can transform your Android smartphone into a powerful personal finance tool.
Moving past grief into growth, widows must take charge of finances, updating their own estates and making decisions better suited to their new status.
With the right investment strategy, you can go on that once-in-a-lifetime adventure to exotic places like the Galapagos Islands or Machu Picchu, Peru.
As airlines make free award tickets more expensive, fliers must get creative to earn enough miles for redemption.
Bruised by a harsh tax bite this year? Reduce pain next year by maximizing deductions, capturing credits and offsetting taxable income by Dec. 31.
About 3.1 million Americans had their phone stolen last year, according to survey. That's nearly double the estimate of phones stolen during 2012.
Hobbyists frustrated with traditional markets and able to sit on investments for decades are turning to tangible assets, such as rare stamps.
Many parents may be overwhelmed by the cost of college, which has ballooned since they were undergrads. Here are some tips on how to pay for it all.
When it comes to planning financially, girls are at least as savvy as boys. That's the finding in Junior Achievement's annual survey.
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