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.
Here's how you and the soon-to-be-ex can go for a saner and financially sensible breakup. Call it cost-conscious uncoupling.
Protecting your knees is part of protecting your overall health, and protecting your health helps ensure your financial security.
Those hard-working wonderful men who raised us may not have always stated their lessons explicitly, but they taught by example. (Thanks, Dad.)
Folks on TV shows like "American Pickers" who claim their collections are their retirement portfolio are living in a risky world.
U.S. News recently fielded questions through social media from young adults about how to invest their money. Here are answers to their questions.
The total number of households worldwide that now qualify as millionaires rose 19 percent, bring the total to more than 16 million, a new survey shows.
Too many people accept a new job without understanding key aspects, from salary to benefits, continuing education to corporate culture.
Age, gender and marital status are key factors on car insurance rates. Combined, they can cost a driver as much as 50 percent more for insurance.
Words have power, and focusing on the wrong ones can keep you from reaching the real wealth that might otherwise be possible.
The good news is there are now more millionaires than ever. But when it comes to retirement, is a million dollars enough?
Studies show that working mothers are happier. But I chose to be a stay-at-home mom, and here are the financial factors that influenced my decision.
Before you decide to downsize or move to the latest best place to retire, at least do a quick calculation about how much a move is really going to cost.