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June 24, 2014

The Worst Financial Mistakes Newlyweds Make

A recent Kansas State University study found that if couples argued about money at the beginning of their marriage, they were more likely to report poor […]
June 23, 2014

Boomerang Kids are Here to Stay

One in 5 people in their 20s and early 30s is currently living with his or her parents. And 60% of all young adults receive financial […]
June 20, 2014

Summer Fun Could Cost You $1 Million

Ah, summertime! That glorious season when school’s out and the living is easy. Days consist of sprinklers, swimming pools and sand between your toes. Evenings are […]
June 18, 2014

Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Time to Break the Cycle …

If you’ve ever been in this situation you know – living from one paycheck to the next makes peace of mind an elusive goal. But 38 […]
June 16, 2014

Deja Vu: Student Loan Problems Mimic Mortgage Defaults

Student loans, along with mortgages and car loans, have become one of the three largest sources of credit, exceeding credit-card debt. This growth in student debt […]
June 13, 2014

Planning for the Unplanned Moments

Good, bad or indifferent, life happens. Sometimes, it’s expensive and comes out of the blue. Whether it’s plunking down money you don’t have for a new […]
June 12, 2014

6 Things You Should Never Borrow Money To Buy

Generally speaking, borrowing for a house, your education, or perhaps even a vehicle can be beneficial. However, there are some items that you should never borrow […]
June 11, 2014

The "American Dream" is Dying

More than half of Americans think the so-called American Dream is dying. According to a new poll conducted by ORC International for CNNMoney, 59% of the […]