The national median rate for a private room in a nursing home rose more than 4% last year, to $240 per day.
After establishing a solid financial foundation in your 20s, use the next decade of your life to keep building and protecting your wealth.
Take these steps on Earth Day and every other day to benefit the environment and your pocketbook.
The stock is cheap, and the company’s growth prospects could be better than investors think.
USAA Tax Exempt Intermediate-Term takes on a little more risk to pick up extra yield.
Not only is the Oracle of Omaha as sharp as ever, his company, Berkshire Hathaway, is trading at a discount
How to file for an extension (and whether you even need to), getting in a few more deductions and other key advice as April 15 approaches.
If a job seems unpleasant at 61, it can seem downright intolerable at 62 because now you have the option of taking Social Security.
It is ethically dubious for descendants of oppressed peoples to seek reparations for wrongs done to their forebears, to be paid by contemporaries not responsible for long-ago sins.
Surveys show that most parents are helping their children learn to be financially responsible, but there is room for improvement.
Our top picks get high scores in our annual rankings plus a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Big businesses don't need to borrow much when they can easily tap their bulging cash coffers.
Bitter primary battles ahead plus tough Electoral College math pose big challenges.
With Janet Yellen’s greater emphasis on slack in the labor market, part-time grocery worker Vicki Lira is the new face of Fed policy.
Behavior determines investment success or failure -- not knowledge or skill or luck.
For this year's roster of our favorite no-load mutual funds, the toughest calls involved some of the best performers.
These opposites are both attractive.
An increasing number of employers have grown skeptical of traditional credentials.
Data from investors' brain activity, prices, trading volume and social-media chatter help detect an overpriced stock market.
With today's low interest rates, it makes sense that price-earnings ratios should be higher than average.
In the event of a crash, take the opportunity to trigger big capital losses and restructure your portfolio at the same time.