Payday lenders capitalize on needy members of the military. Here's how those in the service and civilians can learn how to avoid their plight.
Too many people do not have adequate life insurance coverage. And the ones who do are not getting the best coverage at the best premiums, either.
What can you learn about money from watching the camo-clad camaraderie on Duck Dynasty? Here are some happy, happy, happy ideas to make your own fortune.
Most early retirees think their expenses will stay the same after they quit working, but that's not a safe assumption. Here's why you'll likely spend more.
A new survey from Experian shows that married adults think money-management skills matter more than physical attractiveness when it comes to compatibility.
Congratulations on your raise! Now, pretend you never got it. That'll make it easier to route the new income toward paying off debt and building up savings.
Violence in Iraq is pushing U.S. gasoline prices higher, depriving drivers of the usual price break between Memorial Day and July Fourth.
A new study estimates that $16 billion worth of credit card rewards are never redeemed. Here's how to get your share and find cards with the best programs.
Even as millions of baby boomers approach retirement, the Social Security Administration has been closing a record number of field offices.
Food companies and restaurants could soon face government pressure to make foods less salty, in an effort to reduce the number of health-related deaths.
Each of the seven deadly sins -- lust, gluttony, greed, sloth, wrath, envy and pride -- can have toxic effects on your bottom line.
Wealthy Americans are lavishing money on their favored charities, while giving is flat to groups more dependent on financially squeezed middle-class donors.
What's the best way to address a topic that makes people downright tongue-tied? Prioritize, systematize, and break it down into baby steps.
There is an opportunity cost associated with everything we do. Understanding that can help you decide what to focus on and what tasks to outsource.
The latest high-tech way to hide assets is with Bitcoins. And if few people are using them to conceal assets in divorces yet, they likely will be soon.
Summer is the perfect time of year to kick back and relax, but don't let that leisurely attitude extend to your family's finances.
Mississippi has sued credit reporting giant Experian, alleging sweeping errors in the company's data and routine violations of consumer protection laws.
The U.S. health care system has finished dead last in a comparison of first-world countries, despite vastly outspending those nations on health services.