Utility bills are a notorious place for financial bleeding. Keep an eye out for these common ways that you might be overpaying every month.
Fiat Chrysler becomes the first automaker to expand its recall of vehicles with faulty Takata air bag inflators after last week's massive recall campaign.
You can now see the information that merchants, lenders, insurers, employers and landlords can see when checking you out, and without charge. Here's how.
Unscrupulous charities, probate courts, home repair scammers, retirement homes, neighbors and even family members are targeting seniors, one expert says.
By year-end, nearly every major automaker will begin offering systems that effectively turn a car's dashboard screen into a smartphone.
Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven.
More than 100,000 taxpayers had their personal tax information stolen from an IRS website as part of an elaborate scheme to claim fraudulent tax refunds.
While retailers are cracking down on fraud at the checkout counter, ATM debit card theft has skyrocketed to its highest level in 20 years.
The plastic we carry in our wallets will be quite different in the near future -- a microchip embedded right above the first series of numbers on the card.
Taco Bell and Pizza Hut are getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies in the trend toward more natural food.
Think you've got a handle on what can make or break your score? Here are six missteps that even consumers with healthy credit can make.
Get the discounts you expected if you signed up for a cable plan or cellphone service under a special promotion.
Speed in a rental car, pay a fine. Cross a state line, pay a fine. This is how to protect yourself against such costly issues.
Has Citi got a deal for you? And it comes in the form of a pitch that's certain to grab eyeballs -- and maybe more than a few new credit card customers.
As you wait for 5G technology to arrive, follow these tips to maximize data while minimizing your cellphone bill.
LEDs cut your spending on electricity by 75 percent to 80 percent. Here's how to choose them to cast the right light for every room.
If you have old unpaid debts, it pays to know the statute of limitation that applies to those bills. Here are seven common questions many consumers have.
Takata plans to boost production of parts needed to replace potentially deadly air bag inflators that could spray vehicle occupants with metal shards.
ConAgra Foods agrees to pay $11.2 million to settle a federal criminal charge that the company shipped Peter Pan peanut butter tainted with salmonella.