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The cornerstone of any Social Security strategy is figuring out how to time claims to maximize the size of your eventual benefits.
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Credit card debt is at its highest level in six years. Figuring out how to pay it all off can seem daunting. Here's how to do it right.
Peer-to-peer lending platforms offer investors a way to earn 5 to 10 percent on loans to online borrowers. Is it safe?
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Certificates of deposit are offering historically low yields, but even a September rate hike might not offer hope for savers.
Americans are ever more aware that retirement financial security is on them, a new survey finds. But do they know how to reach it?
A new Charles Schwab survey finds 73 percent of people would rather have their 401(k) balance grow 15 percent this year than lose 15 pounds.
Market gyrations are scary, but if you are considering selling, you need to see this performance data.
A recent survey found just 26 percent of those under 30 had invested in stocks. Advisors say the selloff presents a great buying opportunity.
Even with the strong U.S. dollar, studying abroad isn't cheap. Here's what you can do to lower daily expenses.
As the retirement age continues to slip later and later some bosses are opting to become even more accommodative. NYT reports.
State unclaimed property funds have swelled to nearly $42 billion. Make sure you're not leaving cash on the table.
Consumers appear to be better at managing their credit: Average scores have reached new highs and delinquent payments have dropped. NYT reports.
Buying a house is undoubtedly a big commitment and, until now, seen as an integral part of growing up. However are millennials too apprehensive to buy?
This strategy can give you a consistent stream of income in retirement while protecting you against rising interest rates.
More Americans are saving for retirement, but most are saving less than they were a year ago. Here's what employers can do to help.
Tim Maurer, director of personal finance at Buckingham and The BAM Alliance, explains how and when to claim Social Security.