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Shady companies are charging unaware borrowers for federal student-loan services that are available for free.
Unexpected expenses are a big reason behind retirement-plan loans. But borrowing is a bad idea.
Your employer may be raising your default savings rate in your retirement plan at work. What does this mean for you?
The number of credit-card accounts is rising, thanks to riskier borrowers gaining access to credit again.
More American workers have increased their retirement savings this year, and fewer are not saving at all, according to Bankrate.
Assets in 529 college savings plans hit new highs, though the average account wouldn't cover one year at a public university.
Some of the biggest colleges and universities in the U.S. are being sued for high retirement fees.
These days, retirees are seeking adventure in their encore careers, securing work at national parks, on cruises and more.
While footing the bill for kids athletics, some parents admit they're sidelining their own financial goals.
An analysis of safety data from government organizations and trade associations reveals the top 10 most dangerous jobs. Is yours listed?
You'll be paying even more for health insurance at work in 2017. Get the lowdown on a plan that can help you save.
For those just starting out, here's how to avoid these all-too-common mistakes that new workers often make.
Reverse mortgages can provide retirees with much-needed guaranteed income but they might not be a good fit for everyone.
Young savers fret about their finances, but paying down student loans isn't their top source of stress. Guess what's number one?
Millennials get a bad rep on money management, but they do have some smart money habits worth imitating.
The wealth gap between minorities and whites has grown exponentially. What are possible solutions to help families reach parity?
The average commuter wasted 42 hours and $966 snarled in traffic last year, a recent study finds. See how your commute compares.
Lottery wins aren't the only source of sudden money. Some Jet.com shareholders could get millions in the Wal-Mart deal.
Projected deficits of America's most popular retirement program vary by trillions of dollars. Find out why.
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