Millennials are turning to their parents to co-sign loans they can't get on their own. That carries risk for Mom and Dad.
Brace yourself for big, unexpected expenses by setting aside cash for those occasions -- and decide just what the word 'emergency' means to you.
The second-ranking Republican in the US House says the minimum wage doesn't need to be raised -- it's the Affordable Care Act that's hurting workers' wages.
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren writes that the minimum wage in the US is too low to raise a child in a secure environment. The Massachusetts Democrat says almost 5 million single mothers would get a needed raise.
Lots of financial challenges can arise when you enter your golden years, but here's some good news: You'll probably save money in these areas.
Santa Claus knows when you've been good or bad, but he's got nothing on these guys. Debt collectors have many tools at their disposal if they need to find you.
Saving money 12 months in advance of your nuptials can help you avoid having wedding bills ruin your honeymoon.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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