Watch out for 'talent' scouts at malls and amusement parks; it's the season for modeling and acting scams.
Set in the '20s, the classic novel -- and Hollywood's latest attempt at a film version -- offers some timeless wisdom about money, love and the pursuit of both.
Last-minute giving can be fraught with peril. Beware the traps of online 'deals' and even e-cards that may contain unwelcome surprises.
A scam that aims at eBay users who have lost out on auction items has raised alarm.
If you own a timeshare and haven't had any luck selling it, you're a prime target for scammers.
The recent attack on LivingSocial that exposed 50 million users' information to hackers is the latest example of why consumers should know what to watch out for after a data breach.
Hackers obtained a Twitter password for The Associated Press and sent out a false report about a White House attack. They'll wreak havoc with your passwords, too -- if you let them.
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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.
The pay for serving and protecting your country isn't great at first, but military service comes with some decent retirement and education perks -- and substantial risks.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.