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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

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
The British loan provider plunged 75% after withdrawing its dividend and ousting its CEO. But it plans to survive.
8/22/17 8:20PM
IBM wants to know if blockchain tech can be used to track food supply chains and improve safety.
8/22/17 9:33AM
J&J's Janssen Pharmaceuticals will oppose Florida's use of its drug in a Thursday execution.
8/22/17 8:26AM
It's another threat to Walmart's credit card issuer Synchrony.
8/22/17 8:11AM
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
The 50-50 venture would create a new indigenous brand in China.
8/22/17 7:48AM
Wall Street turned out for the eclipse.
8/21/17 11:18PM
The case was probing an alleged link between talc products and ovarian cancer.
8/21/17 1:51PM
A video of what's changed in the thirty plus years since the last eclipse
8/21/17 1:49PM
The product can vaporize and kill other crops under certain conditions.
8/21/17 7:57AM
Watch while we tell you how consolidation might help you pay it off sooner and with a little less pain in 60 seconds.
8/19/17 1:10PM

Latest News for Borrowers

The British loan provider plunged 75% after withdrawing its dividend and ousting its CEO. But it plans to survive.
8/22/17 8:20PM
It's another threat to Walmart's credit card issuer Synchrony.
8/22/17 8:11AM
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

Latest News on Financial Planning

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
Watch while we tell you how consolidation might help you pay it off sooner and with a little less pain in 60 seconds.
8/19/17 1:10PM
U.S. college graduates bearing the burden of heavy student loan debt may have one path to a cleaner loan pay down - through debt consolidation.
8/19/17 8:00AM

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

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
The case was probing an alleged link between talc products and ovarian cancer.
8/21/17 1:51PM