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A home is a valuable and versatile financial tool that can help you increase your wealth.
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Social Security would like you to conduct your business online, but be prepared to navigate some speed bumps.
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Yes, the new tax law trimmed our tax bill, although I had hoped it would lower it even more.
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Happy birthday to us! We’ve got plenty of trustworthy, valuable advice for the future, too.
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You don’t need nostaglia to prompt a good look at your own finances and prepare for the new year.
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We pay more for health care than any other nation, averaging nearly $10,800 per person per year.
See More On: Health Care & Insurance | Healthy Living on a Budget | Medicare
The best broker for you depends on what’s important to you.
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You can still enjoy life a little by following the old chestnut to pay yourself first.
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Alice Rivlin was one of the most vocal critics of the government’s accumulating red ink.
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The real struggle for a deal is often waged in the finance and insurance office.
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More than $32,000 disappeared from my brokerage account. The struggle of getting it back revealed the downsides of using online brokers and investing in foreign stocks.
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For hundreds of thousands of federal workers, this is a true test of financial preparedness.
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Their net worth was damaged more than that of other generations during the Great Recession.
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Besides creating iconic brands, including Craftsman and Kenmore, Sears was a financial innovator.
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We explore the hot FIRE movement and its leader, Mr. Money Mustache, and discover that being mustachian fits well with the financial philosophies we've been espousing for decades.
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Aging forces you to make increasingly complex financial decisions.
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