Newly launched loyalty program Plenti lets users earn rewards for purchases from a variety of businesses. Some consumers may find it's worth looking into.
At least 90 percent of Americans throw out food each year because they don't understand the meaning of dates stamped on packages. Here is how to stay safe.
See how a family that eats a lot of fresh, organic food manages to stay on budget during trips to the grocery store.
Housing starts fell more than expected in August, but a rebound in building permits pointed to sustained strength in the housing market.
Retirement fund fees may leave workers feeling confused, but experts say too much money is at stake to let yourself be nickel-and-dimed by big charges.
Our bias in favor of U.S. stocks robs us of opportunities to invest in promising companies that happen to be based elsewhere.
Do you really know where the 11 Republican candidates stand on issues that can impact your wallet? Our cheat sheet fills you in.
Home ownership may be part of the American Dream - but many are waiting longer to realize that dream.
First-time homeowners are often caught in a conundrum when they are faced with tantalizing offers of either lower mortgage rates or a smaller down payment.
Before you choose a financial planner, make sure to ask the right questions. Check out these tips to help you make a good decision.
Failing to read a credit card's terms and conditions before you apply can cost you money. Here are four credit card fees to watch out for.
While debt is generally bad news for personal finances, it reflects good news about the economy. Here's why.
Whether it's a new baby or a sudden job loss, life is full of great, big changes. Are your finances ready for what's to come?
Student loan borrowers can expect the interest rates of their current private loans to rise slightly once the Federal Reserve increases rates.
When it comes to real frights at night, financial hobgoblins scare Americans the most. Here's what's got some of us pacing the floor at 3 a.m.
Retirement might be decades away for you, but now is the time to start laying the groundwork for a secure future.
Home values are rising, but buyers are out looking for good real estate deals just the same this fall. Here's your autumn guide to buying or selling a home.