Nearly 20 percent of Americans -- 42.9 million people -- have unpaid medical debts, according to a new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
I'm tempted by mobile carriers that will buy out my contract and give me trade-in cash for my phone -- without a new contract.
I know from my own life that there are ways to free yourself from a seemingly insurmountable debt and get to where you want to be. Try this simple approach.
A government audit found that the IRS paid billions in invalid Child Tax Credits to taxpayers. Find out whether you're really entitled to this credit.
Millennials are enthusiasts of health insurance plans which offer a low deductible but a high premium, according to a Bankrate.com report.
Areas with the strongest job markets have some of the costliest homes. And areas with the most affordable homes lack a solid base of middle class jobs.
If your holiday traditions have become too ho-hum, and you're looking to indulge on something unusual, why not try one of these five decadent ideas?
Doctors will be encouraged to charge adults a A$5 co-pay at their discretion; children, the elderly and those on state allowances would be exempt.
It's easy to overspend if you don't factor in things like ornaments, gift wrap and gifts you buy for yourself.
DailyFinance contributor Erin Lowry guides us through her strategy for checking off your holiday shopping list -- and saving money -- while staying sane.
If you've ever had this thought when opening a holiday gift, you're not alone. Here are six of the strangest gift ideas, as told MainStreet.com.
Single people are likely to come out ahead financially and could even net an additional $4,000 a year compared to those in relationships, a survey shows.
To buy a house, you have to be financially, emotionally and mentally prepared -- or risk becoming one of the one in four homeowners with buyer's remorse.
Health Savings Accounts have been growing rapidly both in the private markets and on the new public exchanges, but are they right for you?
If you want to contribute to a qualified retirement plan for 2014, the deadlines are looming.
Two provisions in a package of tax breaks -- the CFC look-through rule and the active financing exception -- let companies shelter profits overseas.
Paying more in taxes now might seem strange, but this smart retirement strategy can save you a ton in the future.
One blogger really saves by actually moving savings into a savings account; another challenges every bill. Their results are huge.
Congress is expected to pass legislation for disabled Americans to create tax-sheltered bank accounts for costly expenses they may incur.