Developing a strategic plan for major expenditures is about as unconventional as driving a stick shift -- and it's an equally valuable skill to have.
More people than ever are dropping their land line service and going wireless exclusively. But before you throw out your old phone, make sure the move is right for your budget.
Whether your goal is to save more money, make more money or declutter your living space, there are creative and fun ways to go about it.
Buried within the fiscal cliff deal are 2 treasured homeowner tax perks restored by Congress.
An alarming number of dogs are taken to a shelter within a year of adoption. Here are costs to anticipate and ways to reduce some of them.
Americans have been paying down debt but walking away from more.
Christmas light displays can be awesome, tacky, ingenious and extremely expensive. Here's the best in neighborhood lighting extravaganzas, including some near you.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Morningstar Inc. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Morningstar Inc. Quotes delayed by up to 15 minutes, except where indicated otherwise. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by Morningstar Inc.
'Headline pay' vs. 'realized pay'? Cash bonuses and stock awards? It's harder than ever to decipher compensation within the sector.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
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.
Your Easter celebration, from ham and eggs to spring clothes, will take a bigger toll on your wallet this year.
MUST-SEE ON MSN
- Video: Easy DIY smoked meats at home
A charcuterie master shares his process for cold-smoking meat at home.
- Jetpacks about to go mainstream
- Weird things covered by home insurance
- Bing: 70 percent of adults report 'digital eye strain'