Taxes

May 7, 2014

These Purchases Can Rob You Blind

You work hard for your money. But without even realizing it, money could be free falling out of your bank account. There are things you do […]
May 6, 2014

Banks Offer Debit On/Off Tools Due to Fraud Concerns

Ever since the Target data breach made national headlines late last year, customers at banks across the country have been deactivating and reactivating their debit cards […]
May 5, 2014

Cinco de Mayo: Facts & Figures

Cinco de Mayo may be a day devoted to eating tortilla chips and wearing sombreros for you and your amigos, but there’s much more to the […]
May 2, 2014

The 11 Money Mistakes That You're Making

Many of us try to avoid making huge lapses when it comes to our financial judgment. But there are more subtle money mistakes that we’re all […]
April 29, 2014

Women Face Financial Woes in Retirement

More women than men save for retirement, and women save a larger share of their earnings, but they will still likely be worse off when they […]
April 28, 2014

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?

The clear advantages of paying off your mortgage as quickly as possible have changed quite a bit over the past few years. The urgency to pay […]
April 23, 2014

The Richer You Are, the Longer You'll Live

Money may not buy love, but it appears to buy years. Economist Barry Bosworth at the Brookings Institution crunched the numbers and found that the richer […]
April 21, 2014

$1 trillion student loan debt widens US wealth gap

Here’s a sobering statistic – there are roughly 37 million young workers in the U.S. saddled with $1 trillion in student debt, who may never catch […]
April 17, 2014

Debt Near the Bottom of Parents' Financial Concerns

America’s parents worry more about inflation and setting a good financial example for their kids than taking on too much debt, a survey shows. In T. […]