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Personal Finance Tips, Articles and Advice

Personal finance education is the cornerstone to living a happy, healthy and successful life. It's never too early to learn how to manage your money, keep your debt under control and invest for your future.

The first step in your personal finance education should be achieving financial literacy: You'll need to understand the words that professionals use when talking about money. The second step in your education should be talking about money. Too many people make poor financial decisions because they are afraid that discussing money matters is taboo. If you're reading this, fear not, because we think talking about money matters is crucial.

The articles below contain tips and advice on personal finance basics as well as more advanced concepts like financial planning. We've also included links to other useful resources.

Personal Finance News

AccuWeather and The Weather Company cater to huge, publicly traded clients that pay up to $1 million a year for predictive analytics.
8/23/17 6:14PM
More than 200,000 cardholders in U.S. territories from Puerto Rico to Guam were harmed, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said.
8/23/17 6:11PM
With the kids back in school, the euro low and airfares dropping, one last summer vacation awaits.
8/23/17 4:30PM
Bitcoins are a currency with no practical market and an investment that can't fit in a portfolio. What, exactly, do they do?
8/23/17 4:12PM
For all those trips that just really need a 1963 Aston Martin to get from point A to point B.
8/23/17 3:56PM
Before your kid heads off to the biggest keg party of her life, teach her about money.
8/23/17 1:46PM
Project Titan is no longer about self-driving cars, but the technology behind it.
8/23/17 12:00PM
Banks are improving their social media efforts and providing more alerts via texts or emails to garner more retention from Millennials.
8/23/17 11:36AM
The British loan provider plunged 75% after withdrawing its dividend and ousting its CEO. But it plans to survive.
8/23/17 11:25AM
Amazon and Google's partnership is just latest attempt to save you precious time as you spend your precious money.
8/23/17 11:06AM
And where are they beginning? With your digestive system.
8/23/17 10:45AM
For many kids, college is the first time they're on their own controlling the money in their pocket
8/23/17 10:43AM
America's biggest hedge funds are worth over $6 trillion combined, and here are the most common stocks they're selling.
8/22/17 8:40PM

Latest News for Borrowers

More than 200,000 cardholders in U.S. territories from Puerto Rico to Guam were harmed, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said.
8/23/17 6:11PM
Before your kid heads off to the biggest keg party of her life, teach her about money.
8/23/17 1:46PM
Banks are improving their social media efforts and providing more alerts via texts or emails to garner more retention from Millennials.
8/23/17 11:36AM

Latest News on Financial Planning

Before your kid heads off to the biggest keg party of her life, teach her about money.
8/23/17 1:46PM
Banks are improving their social media efforts and providing more alerts via texts or emails to garner more retention from Millennials.
8/23/17 11:36AM
For many kids, college is the first time they're on their own controlling the money in their pocket
8/23/17 10:43AM

Latest News on Taxes

Stop your kids plastic toys and use that cash to help make them rich!
8/17/17 7:29AM
If you live in one of the 38 states that collect local sales taxes, you might just get a break.
8/8/17 4:29PM
"Family first, country second, JPMorgan literally last," Dimon says.
8/8/17 12:30PM

Latest News on Insurance

And where are they beginning? With your digestive system.
8/23/17 10:45AM
J&J's Janssen Pharmaceuticals will oppose Florida's use of its drug in a Thursday execution.
8/22/17 8:26AM
Is it a good idea to use home equity to cover the high costs of injury or illness? Maybe so, but only under these conditions.
8/22/17 8:07AM