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Kohl's: An Attractive Play on Consumer Spending and for Dividend Yield

Kohl's: An Attractive Play on Consumer Spending and for Dividend Yield

Kohl's is well positioned to meet both the needs of the debt-strapped consumer and the desire of investors for attractive dividend yields.

How to Buy a Used Car in 2019

How to Buy a Used Car in 2019

Buying a used car from an individual or auto dealer takes some preparation - and some good negotiating skills.

Federal Reserve Signals Easier Path on Monetary Policy as Economy Slows

Federal Reserve Signals Easier Path on Monetary Policy as Economy Slows

The Federal Reserve, led by Chairman Jerome Powell, said it will hold interest rates steady in their current range from 2.25% to 2.5%, while waiting for signs that the economy is stabilizing.

Ask Bob: Tracking Down and Paying Old Student Loans

Ask Bob: Tracking Down and Paying Old Student Loans

A reader wants to know how they can repay some old student loan debt before retiring.

What Are the Three Credit Bureaus and Why Do They Matter?

What Are the Three Credit Bureaus and Why Do They Matter?

Knowing who the three major credit bureaus are, and how they work, can make you a stronger financial consumer.

Umbrella Insurance for a Rainy Day

Umbrella Insurance for a Rainy Day

Jeanette Pavini talks about the advantages of considering an umbrella insurance policy to protect your hard-earned assets, especially in retirement.

What Is Financial Literacy and Why Does It Matter to Me?

What Is Financial Literacy and Why Does It Matter to Me?

Being financially literate can lead directly to a more secure financial future. So why aren't more Americans getting educated on money management?

As Trump Economy Slows, New Data Show Lagging Business Confidence

As Trump Economy Slows, New Data Show Lagging Business Confidence

The Census Bureau reports that new orders for manufactured durable goods orders increased by 1.2% in December, below economists' average forecast for a 1.7% increase.

Money Really Can Buy You Happiness -- If You Know How to Spend it

Money Really Can Buy You Happiness -- If You Know How to Spend it

Think saving long and hard for retirement will make you happy? It's really how you spend it.

The Best Online Tax Filing Software for 2019

The Best Online Tax Filing Software for 2019

Online tax preparation providers are cutting some interesting deals with customers, and are worth a closer look as April 15 beckons.