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BlackRock and Vanguard Group have been vocal about using their market weight to influence social issues, including climate change. But results of proxy voting show that they continue to have among the worst voting records on climate change.
The key to achieving an active, satisfying and happy retirement involves more than having adequate savings. It also entails interesting leisure activities, creative pursuits and mental and physical well-being.
For families like the Coccomos, navigating college financial aid offers is more difficult than the applications themselves.
Right off the bat, the IRS would shave tens of millions of dollars off the windfall, and more would be due at tax time.
If you're in the middle of a break-up and you don't trust your spouse, it might make sense to consider filing separate income tax returns with the IRS. Just make sure you aren't losing a slate of credits in the process.
A quarter of consumers receive calls each month about a debt they owe. For some people, the calls are relentless.
The industry gained some unwelcome notoriety early this week when dozens of people — including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin — were arrested in an admissions bribery scheme.
A financial plan is a way to make sure your money gets you to your goals.
If you're having trouble filing your tax return by the deadline, get a six-month extension. IRS Form 4868 takes about five minutes to complete.
Before March 31, enrollees are allowed to make a one-time swap to another plan or dump it for original Medicare.
Jason Edwards, a communications professor, learned he didn't qualify for public service loan forgiveness. That was just the beginning of his journey.
A new study by CareerBuilder shows that 4 out of 5 employers say soft skills are equal to or more important than hard skills when they are hiring candidates.
Wyden's measure would target legal donations for buildings or scholarships on campus, and purchases of sports tickets.
The clock is ticking on tax refunds from 2015. More than 1 million taxpayers are owed money from the IRS and still haven't collected. Here's what you should know.
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