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How Much to Save for an Emergency

How much you need to save for emergencies often depends on your lifestyle. A new tool from HelloWallet helps you calculate the right dollar amount for you.

Why It Might Be Time to Switch Banks

A new survey finds many consumers believe switching banks is difficult. But it needn't be -- especially if your bank isn't meeting your needs.

JPMorgan 1Q Profit Jumps 11%

JPMorgan Chase reports an 11 percent rise in first-quarter profit, helped by strong results in the bank's currency, commodities and fixed income business.

Does Everyone Need a Credit Card?

Living debt-free is great, but you're missing out on a lot of benefits if you're among the 30 percent of Americans living without plastic.