Treat your kids' college savings - often housed in so-called 529 plans - as a sacred lockbox, or as a ready source of funds that may be tapped when necessary.
With wounds from the Great Recession still fresh, chastened Americans
are hoarding more cash in their checking accounts.
If you’re waiting to sell your house because you think prices will continue to rise, don’t.
Are you handling your own finances or shopping for professionals? Your first order of business is to determine your financial needs.
For some reason, talking about money, budgets and debt can feel embarrassing and uncomfortable, but having those tough conversations is avoidable.
Citigroup has agreed
to pay $7 billion to settle federal and state investigations into the
sale of defective mortgage investments.
You can support entrepreneurs’ apps, gadgets, clothing creations,
restaurants - you name it - through the exploding phenomenon of
Since buying a house can be one of the biggest purchases you will make
in your lifetime, follow our guide to avoid making bad decisions that can cost you thousands in the long run.
More investors are using a "bucket strategy" to provide retirement income. But if you do it wrong, you could put your portfolio at risk.
I'm convinced that more people would achieve financial success if they managed their home economics as if they were running a small business.