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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

For students fresh out of college and parents trying to figure out a way to pay for it down the line, summer is a great time to strategize.
6/22/17 4:13PM
The automaker announced plans this week to move some production to China and import to the U.S.
6/22/17 4:05PM
Analyst Scot Ciccarelli sees positive momentum even in a tough environment.
6/22/17 4:04PM
An investigation into the organic and natural food company's earnings lasted more than a year but found no need for material changes.
6/22/17 4:03PM
The swamp is fighting back against President Trump -- and could be good for markets.
6/22/17 1:02PM
"If you go back and look at inaugural years, the first quarter's results are an overwhelming bellwether."
6/22/17 1:02PM
Savings accounts and CDs are generating more interest from both consumers and investors as the Federal Reserve's recent hikes have boosted yields.
6/22/17 12:36PM
Meet the women who are redefining business as usual with TheStreet's Alpha Rising.
6/21/17 6:24PM
You know you want new, improved accessories for your favorite summer hobby.
6/21/17 4:50PM
If you notice more people busting out a credit card, there is a reason.
6/21/17 4:29PM
Housing starts were way down in May, but real estate professionals aren't worried. Should they be?
6/21/17 4:15PM
The pharmaceutical company has bought 99% stakes in five coal processing companies since 2011.
6/21/17 1:00PM

Latest News for Borrowers

For students fresh out of college and parents trying to figure out a way to pay for it down the line, summer is a great time to strategize.
6/22/17 4:13PM
If you notice more people busting out a credit card, there is a reason.
6/21/17 4:29PM
Housing starts were way down in May, but real estate professionals aren't worried. Should they be?
6/21/17 4:15PM

Latest News on Financial Planning

For students fresh out of college and parents trying to figure out a way to pay for it down the line, summer is a great time to strategize.
6/22/17 4:13PM
The swamp is fighting back against President Trump -- and could be good for markets.
6/22/17 1:02PM
"If you go back and look at inaugural years, the first quarter's results are an overwhelming bellwether."
6/22/17 1:02PM

Latest News on Taxes

The pharmaceutical company has bought 99% stakes in five coal processing companies since 2011.
6/21/17 1:00PM
There is a reason why the rich keep getting richer, according to financial author Robert Kiyosaki.
6/16/17 10:32AM
Rep. Kevin Brady said the plan resolves major challenges, forging on instead of dropping the idea as some fellow GOP leaders have suggested.
6/13/17 3:20PM

Latest News on Insurance

Slowing sales and safety concerns have some investors less than enthused, but Amgen says it's drugs in development could deliver.
6/21/17 11:51AM
The court ruled that state courts can't hear claims against an out-of-state company if the alleged injuries didn't occur there.
6/21/17 9:03AM
The 'insurtech' company wants to shake up insurance by offering online sales and customized plans.
6/20/17 1:08PM