Although it might be tempting to forgo car insurance when your budget is tight, the premiums are well worth it in the long run. Just ask my mother-in-law.
AbbVie says stockholders should vote against its $55 billion takeover offer for Shire after tax changes reduced the financial advantages of the deal.
The Social Security Administration receives millions of death reports each year -- and one in every 200 is incorrect.
The lack of water is forcing many California pumpkin growers to embrace the possibility of plowing over their pumpkin patches sooner than later.
Reflect on just how wealthy you are already. Imagine if you make more. Dream. And then follow these simple -- but not necessarily easy -- steps.
If you listen, your children will give you the cue they're ready to learn about money. If you make it fun and involve them, it gets them excited to learn.
There are legitimate ways to get student loan balances reduced or eliminated, but there are also scammers out to get money from you.
Consumers seem to forgive and forget companies that have suffered data breaches. You should probably be more paranoid than you are.
A Web domain speculation company hopes to sell ebola.com for $150,000, but so far, it looks like no one in the pharmaceutical industry is likely to buy.
Now is a good time to get your withholding or estimated taxes under control for the year so you won't owe a lot or face a penalty on April 15.
HealthCare.gov has been revamped as its second enrollment season approaches. But things are still complicated. Here's a look at what you need to know.
529 plans are often excellent ways to save for future college expenses, and they're even better if you do your homework to pick the best ones.
American teens score low in financial literary compared to their peers worldwide. Here's how to prepare your teen for a life of financial freedom.
The H&R Block Budget Challenge is a free online game where students in grades 9-12 and their classes can win $3 million in prizes.
The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States dropped 12 cents in the past three weeks to its lowest point in nearly a year.
Financial institutions increasingly are turning to voice biometric technology to screen calls for signs of fraud. Is your bank using it?
Groupe BPCE, one of France's largest banks, is teaming up with social network Twitter this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets.
It many seem easy to put college tuition on a credit card -- especially a rewards card. But the convenience fees many schools charge make it a costly error.
One company has created bundles of stocks of companies that reflect Democratic and Republican leanings. But should you put your money where your vote is?
Freedom, excitement and purpose drove me as an athlete. It took me a bit longer to realize that they were the same motivations I needed in my career.
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Have you ever thought about what would happen if you were unable to work? Your odds of at some point being temporarily disabled are higher than you think.
Young people just starting their families need to be think of the future and develop a comprehensive estate plan.