Deciphering off-putting lexicon can help average investors navigate their personal finances and even save some money in interest and other ubiquitous fees.
Permitting fiduciaries to accept payments from vendors will likely make the proposal ineffective. Consumers will lose, once again.
Tax-related identity theft is expected to get worse in coming years. So why are we still using Social Security numbers to identify taxpayers?
American Express will roll out a new loyalty program, Plenti, on Monday, allowing shoppers for to earn rewards points through a variety of purchases.
Phone prices are dropping, so there's no longer any reason to be locked in a contract for an extended period of time simply to get a subsidized phone.
Bogged down in the minutiae of traditional budgeting? The anti-budget or the live-on-one-income budget may be your answer.
When choosing between your retirement and your kids' college fund, you have to think long-term -- and that may mean thinking of yourself first.
The Fulfillment by Amazon program makes it easy to sell items and make extra money. Here are the strategies I used to make more than $10,000 last year.
Socking money away is more than a numbers game -- it's better understood as the science of mind over money.
Don't let your prospective adviser ask all the questions. Be sure to bring some of your own -- and listen carefully to the answers.
You might get a discount when you apply for a retailer's credit card at the cash register, but there are many things to be wary of before you sign up.
A gift card is like cash -- your bank won't replace what you lose. Save yourself some hassle (and your coffee order!) with some simple gift card security.
New companies are changing how you're evaluated for a personal loan. One considers your college major. Another wants friends and family to vouch for you.
The best time of life to get a credit card is when you're college-aged, but that's not how many millennials are finding things are working.
Buying your first home is a foundation for bettering your financial situation in many ways. I’ll use some numbers from my life to explain how.
Summer vacation can be a lot of fun, but not so fun for your dog if you don't think about its care long before you leave.
Technology has the power to put more money in our pockets. It is now up to us to use those advances to use in consumer financial services.
Reducing income anxiety may require spending some cash, but it'll be money well-spent for some out-of-the-box distractions.