The fallout from the subprime mortgage crisis continues to plague U.S. banks, which may be on the hook for billions more in legal fees.
In good news for would-be borrowers, the limit for loans Fannie and Freddie can buy in most areas of the U.S. will stay $417,000, though regulators had mulled lowering it.
The Supreme Court has agreed to consider religious objections made by corporations to a provision of "Obamacare" requiring employers to cover birth control.
Recent predictions say the average millennial won't retire until 73, but a few brave men and women are already plotting early retirements decades ahead of their peers.
U.S. home prices rose more slowly in September than in August, a sign that weaker sales are preventing the kinds of sharp price gains that occurred earlier this year.
Receiving an inheritance is great, but it's not as simple as just cashing the check. And the odds are good that a sudden inherited windfall is an issue you'll one day face.
Money is always tight when you're in school, but with these must-have apps for college kids on a budget, you can turn your smartphone or tablet into a savings magnet.
Getty Images/Cultura RF Even with the most careful planning, a Thanksgiving budget can fall victim to bad weather, cranky relatives, and recipes that stray a bit too far...
The wages weren't great, but the lessons we learned from our first jobs are still paying dividends.
The average cost of a Thanksgiving dinner for 10 is just $49.04. That's already quite a bargain, but here are some more ways to save on your feast.
U.S. job openings and overall hiring both reached five-year highs in September, signaling steady improvement in the job market.
Here's what you should know before applying for a store credit card.
If your ex-partner is determined not to pay child support or can't pay, there isn't much you can do. Still, there are some strategies that are worth employing.
The $13 billion deal struck between JPMorgan and the government is jaw-dropping not merely because of the amount of money involved but also because of how it came about.
You probably know your credit rating affects the premiums your auto insurance company charges you for coverage. But how does that work, exactly? Let's draw back the curtain.
U.S. home resales fell in October due to an inventory shortage and high property prices that have dampened buying power.
Applications for U.S. home loans fell in the latest week, dropping for a third straight week, data show.
Consumers who suffered through the mortgage crisis could benefit from the record $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan but they shouldn't expect a windfall, advocates say.
The HealthCare.gov website has security flaws that put user data at "critical risk" despite recent government assurances it is safe to use, an expert warns.