We start the year with grand ambitions to pay off our debts. Here's what to do to make that happen and not have another failed resolution.
U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in November, as stronger demand for auto and student loans offset a drop in credit card debt.
When credit repair is your No. 1 priority, working within a faulty system can be frustrating. Here are five common errors you should be aware of.
How much does it cost to buy every item in Super Bowl ads? How much richer are the richest than the poorest? These figures -- and eight more -- are amazing.
With lower gasoline prices and a stronger U.S. dollar, you'll have two big economic trends going your way as you plan your 2015 vacation.
Buried in new rules that will govern the House for the next two years is a provision that could force an explosive battle over Social Security's finances.
By maximizing credits, deductions and other tax breaks, college students can give themselves the best financial position for the rest of their lives.
Your financial path is not a straight line, but one with ups, downs, crossovers and cross-backs. This road map will give you a clearer course to success.
This year promises to provide much bigger savings to consumers as long as crude oil remains relatively cheap, AAA says. Though there are no guarantees.
Your mission is to avoid a collapse of you personal finances. Follow these four steps -- and, of course, avoid the blue falcon.
Have you talked enough about money with your significant other? These five tips that will help become a financial team.
As you grow older, your financial focuses change, too. Here is what you should be doing at every age.
The Budget Challenge successfully teaches financial literacy with real-world simulations and competitions with big prizes.
For a little effort now, financial resolutions can pay off -- and they're easier to achieve than resolutions to lose weight or quit smoking
The White House releases a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull up their socks.
Unsure which gift cards work for everyone on your list? Here's a look at the top 10 most-searched-for gift cards this year.
Workers really want a 401(k) at their job, a survey finds, but they don't devote much time on how to use it and want investment advice.