If your kid's dream college is on the wrong side of the state line, you may think you're doomed to killer tuition bills. But there are ways to dodge those out-of-state rates.
You don't have to be a billionaire to worry about the risks of leaving your kids a large inheritance; having too much money too young can create its own problems.
If your dream idea of college is equal parts prestige degree and "Van Wilder," wake up to fiscal reality: Here are a few dreams you could sacrifice to keep the...
Even though the stock market has recovered from the 2008 crash, many Americans still report big losses in their retirement savings, and these 'derailers' are to blame.
Asian Americans are the highest-income and best-educated racial group in the U.S.,and author YuKong Zhao believes he knows why: Confucian values.
Solving your childrens' financial problems may seem the right thing to do, but instilling the confidence to solve their own issues helps them to face their own roadblocks.
The core of the middle class belief system is that anything is attainable through hard work. But that mentality has changed, especially since the recession.
Are your ideas about growing old sabotaging your chances of living well later in life? Here are some of the worst money lies people tell themselves on the road to retirement.
The richest Americans got richer during the first two years of the economic recovery while net worth declined for the other 93 percent of U.S. households, a new report says.
A grieving daughter pestered by Royal Bank of Scotland over a charge on her late father's account took his ashes to her local branch to prove that he was dead.
As Americans rush to donate to victims of Monday's Boston Marathon bombing, watchdog groups are warning of potential online scammers looking to profit from the tragedy.
To mark Equal Pay Day, April 9, we identify the cities with the smallest wage gap between what women and men earn.
It may seem, counterintuitive, but the latest research is clear: Poor people react to hard economic times by spending more and cutting their budgets less.
When it comes to achieving financial independence, teens don't have quite as much faith in their own financial futures as most people, according to a new survey.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rebounded last week as interest rates pulled back for the first time in three weeks, fresh data show.
There was no Mega Millions winner Friday, which means the Tuesday jackpot will be at least $586 million, and maybe much more. Bigger prize. More temptation. Don't give in.
The nation's second-largest bank says it will take steps to protect its customers from fees and other charges that payday lenders may slap on them.
Some Americans could see their insurance bills double next year as the health care overhaul law expands coverage to millions of people.
Happy International Women's Day, America: Overall, your women are doing pretty well. But when it comes to wage equality -- how much women earn compared to men -- the land of...