For those of us who aren't saving enough for retirement, it could be time to rethink the weekly allowance, a practice that many children and parents take for granted.
Women in the workforce are penalized by strict work schedules and greater hourly pay for those who work longer days. The cure? Flexibility.
With home prices up, investors saw a path to own cheap properties in the $34.7 billion of bad mortgages sold last year.
Between San Francisco's hot real estate market and its dwindling teacher pay, not one home or apartment is listed on the market there at a price a typical teacher can afford.
Time is running out to get the health insurance required by Obamacare. Although penalties for not having coverage can be expensive, exemptions could stop those penalties.
Stay vigilant. Know how credit and debit cards are treated differently after they're compromised. And understand the benefits of being responsible with credit.
When filing your taxes, you have two options: The standard deduction might be less stressful, but the itemized deduction might save you a larger chunk of change.
Freddie Mac says it will soon send the U.S. Treasury a $10.4 billion dividend, putting taxpayers further into the black on their bailout of the mortgage giant.
Multiemployer pension plans -- in danger from two recessions, industry consolidation and an aging workforce -- face a $400 billion shortfall. Dozens already have failed.
Credit Suisse blames a small number of employees after a U.S. Senate report said the Swiss lender helped clients hide as much as $10 billion from tax authorities.
Mortgage applications fell last week to the lowest level in nearly two decades, a clear sign of weakness in buyer demand heading into the usually busy spring housing season.
The late actor made some costly decisions in his estate planning. Here's how you can avoid the same fate.
Rewards and bonuses might mean you come out ahead when using a credit or debit card to pay federal taxes -- at a processing fee of 1.87 to 2.35 percent.
A financial expert weighs in on eliminating the self-defeating language that keeps you from improving your life financially.
Buying a new home in a new neighborhood can be great. But if you try to sell too soon, you'll be competing with newer homes, and that can be an expensive trap to escape.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States rose nearly 12 cents during the past two weeks world crises heightened concerns in the oil market.