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Phone bandits target people who've taken out—or simply applied for—an online payday loan. Hang up the phone and get the information in writing.
Steer clear of certain deductions or risk the ire of the IRS.
Thieves have claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds from the IRS by swiping the Social Security numbers and identities of ordinary people.
Filing taxes after you divorce, or even separate, may be trickier than when you were together and your first "uncoupled" tax bill might deliver a major financial blow.
Don't let your kids play with the sellers' kids' toys, and more tips for homebuyers.
Bad news, kids. When it comes to your parents' savings priorities, funding their golden years is winning over financing your college years.
April is financial literacy month, and financial education programs are sprouting—but surveys show we're not gaining money smarts.
In early stages of grief, the newly widowed should seek emotional support and take stock of basic finances but postpone larger money matters.
A study shows 20-year-old single men will pay higher premiums than a single woman his age, a married man his age and a married man five years older.
Secret consumer scores threaten privacy and fairness. Consumer advocacy groups call on regulators to police this new industry of predictive scoring.
Credit and debit card fraud is a multibillion-dollar problem, but putting an exact figure on the cost is not that easy.
These outside-the-box education plans could dramatically help students.
The latest tactic to close the gap between men’s and women’s wages: Just talk about it.
Many businesses across the country are offering free items or special deals to reward us for making it through another tax-filing season.
A divorce can go more smoothly if the concerned parties avoid these misdeeds.
Although some tax return actions are likely to flag your return, that doesn't necessarily mean you'll be audited.
President Barack Obama signed two executive orders Tuesday intended to narrow gender pay gap in federal contracting workforce.
Motivated by mental stimulation or money, more Americans over age 65 are keeping one foot in the workforce after they leave their full-time careers.
A large chunk of American adults are no longer in the labor force, and economists are divided over how many are voluntarily not working.
Tired of plain vanilla holdings? Try spicing things up if you can handle the risk.
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