Prices for patio furniture won't sink any lower, but if you're in the market for a refrigerator or a new set of wheels, patience is likely to pay.
One writer outlines his personal finance values and explains that while he doesn't apsire to be poor, he won't chase the almighty dollar either.
Call me a dinosaur, but I have several compelling reasons to own a wired-in telephone. Here's why I don't want to cut the cord.
Planning and teamwork are essential before one partner leaves paid employment to take care of a child or children at home. Here's how to prepare.
Field trips, school auctions, fundraisers. Here's how to respond to the nearly constant stream of education cash grabs.
Jeans, sports equipment or winter coats someone else has outgrown may be just exactly what your student needs, and at a fraction of the original cost.
A live webcast on Saturday will show real-time home food preservation. Trust us: Canning, freezing and dehydrating are easier than they look.
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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.
Joe Cantrell says he faces charges after trying to take advantage of the retailer's policy.
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.