How to Be as Charitable as Microsoft Billionaire Bill Gates

How to Be as Charitable as Microsoft Billionaire Bill Gates

Even if you aren't worth $91.3 billion like Bill Gates, you can make a difference. Here's how the billionaire is giving away his cash.

What Rich Families Know About Finance That You Don't

What Rich Families Know About Finance That You Don't

Wealthy parents teach children about money through support. Here's how to do the same.

Reverse Mortgages Can Work for You Under These Conditions

Reverse Mortgages Can Work for You Under These Conditions

More and more, reverse mortgages are shedding their reputation as risky for senior Americans. Fine, but are they a good income-producing vehicle or not?

The 10 Most Expensive States to Retire In

The 10 Most Expensive States to Retire In

These states will cost you the most if you decide to live there in retirement. As a result, you may want to think twice before selling that home. Or, just save more money.

Critical Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor -- Before You Hire One

Critical Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor -- Before You Hire One

Don't hire a financial advisor until you get some necessary information first. Start with these key questions.

Bay Area Median Income Reaches New Highs, But Still Leaves Out Minorities

Bay Area Median Income Reaches New Highs, But Still Leaves Out Minorities

Six-figure salaries are considered 'low income' in parts of the San Francisco metro area.

6 Best Ways to Avoid Financial Ruin During This Vicious Hurricane Season

6 Best Ways to Avoid Financial Ruin During This Vicious Hurricane Season

Six tips from a certified financial planner.

Potentially Catastrophic Hurricane Irma Could Top Katrina Damages

Potentially Catastrophic Hurricane Irma Could Top Katrina Damages

Insured damage could be the 'largest ever in the U.S.,' Barclays analysts say.

Flood Insurance Policies in Houston Plummeted Before Harvey Hit

Flood Insurance Policies in Houston Plummeted Before Harvey Hit

Many of the displaced will have no financial backup when they return.

North Korea Threats Are Sending People Out to Buy Bomb Shelters

North Korea Threats Are Sending People Out to Buy Bomb Shelters

One bomb shelter company has seen sales increase nearly tenfold.