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From resisting impulse buying to transferring balances, here are some tips on how to take control of your finances during the holidays.
A man's dog ate $250 in cash, but much to the fellow's relief, he learned the government will replace damaged or mutilated currency.
Most people know they need home, auto and health insurance, but confusion arises with non-required coverage, such as long-term care.
If there's no point in trying to beat the market through active investing, try passive investing, which accepts average returns.
Trump's election is a classic example of a shock that leads investors to freak out. Here are 4 investing rules to avoid making that mistake.
The regulation that will require financial advisors to serve in your best interest may be washed away under new leadership.
Barry Glassman of Glassman Wealth Services outlines what lies ahead on the financial landscape now that Donald Trump is president-elect.
During the holidays, it can be tempting to put off financial decisions, but taking certain steps now may well be worth the effort.
New research from JPMorgan Asset Management is confirming your hopes: You can put away cash for four years of higher ed and retirement.
A 2011 Pew Research study found 35 percent of Gen Xers believed they will get no income from Social Security. They're wrong, and here's why.
Some advisors now think consumers can improve their financial standing by factoring home equity into a comprehensive retirement income plan.
Financial advisors say that most of their clients are confused about the ins and outs and associated costs of credit.
Several strange Social Security "criminal" regulations often bar Americans convicted of serious crimes from accessing retirement benefits.
Fees are at all-time highs at big banks, while interest paid is at an all-time low. Does this absurdity leave customers yearning to bolt?
The November election outcome could trigger renewed volatility in financial markets, but should investors bother to do anything about it?
Most employees "run for the hills" each October when it's time to review workplace benefits, but taking the time to thoroughly plan is key.
When preparing taxes, focus on what you can control. Don't worry about any changes to tax law until they actually occur.
Hedge funds offer potential downside protection but come with drawbacks that might make investors think twice.
Broad-based stock participation is better than reliance on mega-cap tech stocks. But it is lousy as a timing tool.
This special report looks and whether investors are better served by active or passive investment strategies.
Business icons and provocateurs share their innovative models. Learn how to upend old industries and start new ones that move markets.
Top leaders from business, government and academia come together to address cyberthreats and secure America’s future.