How you negotiate debt and the realistic results you can aim for vary with smaller credit unions and banks or local creditors.
Drawing down your pretax 401(k) and IRA balances before signing up for Social Security is one way to minimize taxes on your benefits.
No credit? Bad credit? Here are some proven ways on how to build it up and turn your credit score around.
After I got married, we started buy rental homes. Then we added managing properties for other investors. We'll own five houses free and clear when I'm 47.
Those days of calling your bank to let them know that you really are in Thailand and really did use your credit card to buy $200 in sarongs, may soon end.
Millennials who are renting for the first time can face thousands of dollars in unexpected expenses.
Thousands of travelers bought first class tickets from Europe to the U.S. for $69, but United Airlines says it's not honoring the tickets.
Costco shoppers who have been limited for years to American Express credit cards may be able to pluck a new option from their wallets or purses next year.
On Oct. 1, the rules for who eats retail credit card fraud change -- and somebody different may be left holding the bag.
Ahead of Sunday's deadline, officials say consumers are stepping up to enroll for 2015 coverage under President Barack Obama's signature health care law.
Here are six ways your health impacts your net worth -- and six free or cheap ways you can improve your health.
In Connecticut, tax officials go to some lengths to keep them -- or, more accurately, keep the billions of dollars in revenue their income taxes generate.
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.
Americans plan to spend a bit more on Valentine's Day this year, according to a new survey. And one gender plans to spend far more than the other.
You can count on an abundance of deals on jewelry, flowers and chocolate this Valentine's Day, but you'll save more on perfume and personalized items.
TurboTax, the country's most popular tax preparation software, halted processing state tax returns for 24 hours because of a spike in fraudulent filings.
It would seem to go against common sense to send in a credit card payment well before the due date, but it can be smart idea under some circumstances.
The wealthiest Super-Bowl-winning quarterback earned his fortune off the field, and you can learn from how Roger Staubach approached that business.