Relying blindly on some financial rules of thumb can be a costly mistake. Here are five you should watch out for as you make your next big financial move.
With only a few exceptions, student debt holders should at least explore a refinancing scenario. Here's what you can do to lessen the burden.
Are you, like most people, stressed about money? Learn why a financial planner can help you fiscal and mental well-being.
If you don't retire your debt before you retire from work, it's really going to cramp your style.
Buying a home is the biggest investment most people will make in their lifetimes - and it may be why one home mortgages are among Americans' biggest gripes.
Reese Witherspoon. Tim Duncan. Katie Perry. Mick Jagger. Sen. Marco Rubio. Even wealthy people have made big money faux pas ... that you could make, too.
A 20-something racks up debt pursuing a dream career - and now needs pointers on how to dig out while living on an irregular income.
A survey finds that many Americans are forestalling big-ticket purchases because of anxiety created by the economic upheaval of the Great Recession.
Americans learned a big lesson about carrying too much debt after the financial crisis, right? A report showing debt levels rising suggests otherwise.
The federal government will erase much of the debt of students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges, officials announced Monday.
If you have old unpaid debts, it pays to know the statute of limitation that applies to those bills. Here are seven common questions many consumers have.
Reducing income anxiety may require spending some cash, but it'll be money well-spent for some out-of-the-box distractions.
Despite increased optimism about their financial situations, many Americans are still financially vulnerable to unforeseen emergencies.
How you negotiate debt and the realistic results you can aim for vary with smaller credit unions and banks or local creditors.
Lifestyle inflation is rampant in our consumerist culture, and it puts many people at risk even if they make good money. Here's how it hurts you.