Closed-end funds have been around since 1893. So how do the granddaddies of the investment fund world stack up beside the new kid on the block -- the exchange-traded fund? Here's your ETF vs. CEF guide.
Airline prices may appear to be at a historic low, but that's just a flight of fancy. In fact, the major carriers have just shifted their costs to extra fees, and the ugliest one of all is the one you pay to check luggage. At $20 a bag, a family of four will pay $80 each way, or $160 round-trip. You can save $40 if you reserve space ahead of time, but don't even think about adding a second checked bag, which adds another $60 round-trip, per bag.
In our latest Savings Experiment, we find the best way for you to ship your holiday packages that will get them there fast, make it easy for you and not cost a fortune.
AOL News editor Claire Robinson finds out if you can make your own soda at home cheaper than you can get it from the store.