Here's some expert advice on clever ways to build a foundation that will (hopefully) last your children a lifetime.
Half of respondents in an online poll say they'd found out how to manage their money only through experience. It doesn't have to be that way.
Getting good grades, scoring high on achievement tests, and making a name for yourself can't wait if you want to stand out from the crowd of applicants.
A lot of spending on self-improvement is based on wishful thinking -- and it becomes a big waste of money.
A new report finds that many for-profits make unaffordable loans to students to order to keep federal money flowing to the schools.
A new study raises more questions about the value of a degree.
It's getting better, but not for everybody.
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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.
One online calculator tells a reader he's on track, and another tells him he'll need to save half his salary from now until he retires. Which one are you supposed to believe?
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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