inflation

How Inflation Will Cut Your Taxes in 2014

When it comes to taxes, inflation's bite need not be too painful: The government makes adjustments to reflect the higher cost of living. Here's what you'll save in 2014.

6 Things That Will Cost More in 2014

Overall inflation is low, but the experts expect prices on a few things will rise far out of proportion to the average in 2014. Here are the the ones you should watch out for.

Why I'm Happy Losing Money as a Landlord

This accidental landlord loses money on his rental property every month. But he's OK with that. How his long-term plan can help him save his equity and someday turn a profit.

U.S. Consumers Spend Big in November

U.S. consumer spending posted its largest increase in five months in November, the latest suggestion of sustained strength in the economy as the year winds down.

7 Ways to Improve Your Retirement Plan

An efficient retirement plan can help shave off years of working 9 to 5 and also reduce stress because you are simply more in tune with your progress.

Advice for Workers Retiring in 2014

Some baby boomers are already retired, and many others will join them in the coming year. Here are some tips for people planning to retire in 2014.

7 New Trends in Retirement

Your retirement is likely to be quite different from what your parents experienced. Here's seven current trends in the world of retirement.

How Inflation Affects Your Financial Future

People retiring today can expect to live another 20 years, according to Social Security figures. But in making our financial plans, we have to account for 30 more years.

How To Squeak By On $5 Million

For anyone having a hard time making ends meet on their income -- even millionaires -- there are ways that you can improve your financial condition.