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You're Never Too Young to Save for Retirement

You're Never Too Young to Save for Retirement

Robert Powell's got a very doable list of ways to up your retirement savings, even if you think you're too young -- or that it's too late.

A Letter From Me, at 68, to Myself at 18

A Letter From Me, at 68, to Myself at 18

After reaching the age of 68, I know a lot more than I did back in 1968. Here's my note to myself as I was getting ready to go off to college and then on to the real world.

What Are Insurance Premiums and How Much Do They Cost?

What Are Insurance Premiums and How Much Do They Cost?

Getting to know insurance premiums can save you money and get you the protection you need.

What Is Demand-Pull Inflation and What Causes It?

What Is Demand-Pull Inflation and What Causes It?

Demand-pull inflation can have a big impact on the economy and the value of its currency, but what exactly is this phenomenon and what causes it?

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?

How to Write a Career-Boosting and Professional Resignation Letter in 7 Steps

How to Write a Career-Boosting and Professional Resignation Letter in 7 Steps

Writing a solid resignation letter is actually a good career move - and here's why.

Why You Can't Ignore the Fed Minutes

Why You Can't Ignore the Fed Minutes

Much like reading your teenager's journal -- you will find some juicy nuggets on inflation and interest rates so the Fed minutes are worth dissecting.

Tax Tip: Work In Your Fuzzy Slippers? Consider The Home Office Deduction

Tax Tip: Work In Your Fuzzy Slippers? Consider The Home Office Deduction

If you're fortunate enough to work from home in your fuzzy slippers (wait until you see mine!), consider taking the home office deduction on your tax return this year. Watch our video to see if you qualify!

How to File Your Taxes Online in 2019

How to File Your Taxes Online in 2019

Filing your taxes digitally is easier and more efficient than ever. Here's how to get going.

Income Tax: Definition, Brackets and State-By-State Differences

Income Tax: Definition, Brackets and State-By-State Differences

Tax season is now: How is your income tax determined and how much do you pay based on the state you live in?