See if your state participates in the annual tax holiday, or if you need to plan a road trip to get in on the savings.
Two kids, five countries, $100,000 in loans. That's what the last two years have been like for the Thomases, who've learned many lessons as global nomads.
Your adult children shouldn't rely on you indefinitely for financial support. Here's how to wean them off your assistance without conflict.
Official estimates from 2013 show 32,000 Americans living in Costa Rica, Panama, Nicaragua and Belize. Why are so many pulling up stakes and heading south?
They may only be in their 30s (and 20s!), but these duos are using thrifty measures to call it quits and retire decades early.
If you don't have the budget for a traditional vacation or pricey concert tickets, don't overlook some free and low-cost activities in your own backyard.
Student loan debt and high youth unemployment have made college an even more expensive proposition. However, there's room to haggle.
Some notable rides are debuting at theme parks across the country. Here's what you need to know should you wish to experience some thrills this summer.
There are some places - wonderful destinations at other times of the year - that are truly awful in the summer. Here a few to scratch from your list.
There's still plenty of time to plan a vacation that satisfies without burdening your budget. Check out these tips to make travel planning a breeze.
A survey finds that many Americans are forestalling big-ticket purchases because of anxiety created by the economic upheaval of the Great Recession.
Before you hit the highway or take to the tarmac this summer, it pays to get your money matters in order, too. Here are tips to ensure a better trip.
A trip to Orlando now doesn't seem complete without checking out Universal's fast-growing resort. Here's what you need to know to save and still have fun.
The Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage gives a huge boost to the retirement security of LGBT Americans - especially in the realm of Social Security.
On a practical level, the Supreme Court ruling will dramatically simplify the financial lives of same-sex couples. Here's how.
A healthy retirement now beats home ownership as the key piece of the American dream though achieving it may be tough, a poll finds.
Dads, always looking out for us. Many say the best advice they ever got from their fathers about money leaned toward the conservative side.
There are a few instances when it's better to not roll over your 401(k) balance and instead leave it in your former employer's plan.
Have you ever wondered what the reasons are why you may have been declined for life insurance? There are many reasons, but here are the top 15 reasons.