Gen Xers face unique financial challenges thanks to the impact of recessions, bubbles, and other economic hurdles. But here are 3 financial fixes for them.
Savings account, CD, or Money Market? A quick guide to help you decide where to stash your cash to meet your savings goals.
Reaching financial goals can sometimes feel a little like a rivalry game: Just when you’re moving down the field, life intercepts the ball. But with the right game plan, you can stay on track.
Here some small changes that can set you in the right direction and help you get on a path to a brighter financial future.
Smart, simple tips for improving organization, reducing clutter, saving a little money, and getting a fresh financial start.
Having overdraft protection can be a smart financial tool when used responsibly. Find out more about you can protect your account and save money.
Find out how you can save on food, air travel, hotels, amusement parks, and more with money-saving tips and ideas for spring break and summer family travel.
Want to save cash on your next move? Here are 8 tips to cut costs and headaches when you relocate
Need a checking account? Before you simply walk into the first bank you see, spend a little time shopping around.
Do you need a checking or savings account? What's an IRA? Get the basics about different types of bank accounts to make smart money-management decisions.
Do you have an emergency fund if the unexpected happens? Find out why you need one, how much to save, and tips for building your emergency savings fund.
Financial planning helps you identify your goals and create a strategy for achieving them. Here are 5 simple steps to help you set goals.
Do you have an elderly family member and help manage his or her finances? Here are tips on how to help them keep their independence and stay safe.
Saving money is hard to do. Check out these five real-world strategies for getting started, building a savings account, and keeping your money stashed away.
Need a Spring Break trip that's fun but easy on your wallet? Here are 10 helpful tips for planning your next budget-friendly vacation.
Learn to save for big purchases, large expenses, and avoid taking on monthly payments you can't afford.
Some analysts say Millennials are enthusiastic about saving money, but aren't sure where to start. We asked a financial planning expert to help devise a few strategies.
So you scored a windfall! But now what do you do with all that hot cash? Vacation? Pay debt? Maybe both.
Thinking about switching banks but don't want the headache? Here are some tips for making it easier to switch banks and get the right account for you.
Finding out that your partner has too much debt or a bad credit score can really kill the romance. Here are some tips to make you financially attractive.
Good budgeting skills can make navigating your financial life a lot easier. Here are some tips for getting started.
Just getting started investing? Take the time to check out some recommended online investment tutorials, highly regarded books for beginners, and other valuable financial education resources.
Wedding season is pricey. Industry experts provide tips to survive wedding season under budget and unscathed.
Got some money to save? Here's what you need to know to decide between a CD and a savings account.
Saving money and getting organized are on everyone's to-do list, but it's not always obvious that the two are intertwined.
College may be far off for your little ones but it's never too early to start saving. A 529 plan can get you started saving for college.
You can show your love on Valentine's Day without breaking the bank. In fact, homemade cards, foods and gifts can be a wonderful way to demonstrate your love and appreciation.
Are you considering adopting a dog? Four-legged friends can bring companionship but can also be expensive. Take our quiz to see if you can afford a new pet
Lower charges at the pump aren't the only monetary factor when considering a trade-in...
Black Friday seems to get bigger and start earlier each year, and savvy shoppers have figured out the ins and outs of the nation's No. 1 shopping day.
So you've picked out a new car and can't wait to call it yours. But what do you do with your old car—trade it in as cash against your new car, or sell it on your own?
Living on a budget doesn't mean you and your spouse or significant other have to stop going on dates.
Although it may take planning and lifestyle tweaks, anyone can take steps to hold on to more cash. Here are five money-saving ideas to cut expenses.
An all-electric car is good for the environment, but how about your wallet? Find out if an electric car will save you money.
You've just gotten a raise, and you're tempted to spend it. But financial experts say that you'll reap far more benefits if you opt to keep your lifestyle and spending habits the same even when you earn more.
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