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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

PayPal has built a strong business in Venmo. With Apple now coming into the market, TheStreet talks with PayPal CEO Dan Schulman about the competitive landscape.
9/24/17 12:01PM
It's no secret far too many Americans haven't saved enough money for retirement.
9/23/17 2:28PM
Americans love many portions of the Affordable Care Act but hate being forced to pay for health insurance.
9/23/17 1:00PM
The bank's latest collaboration reflects the importance of leadership in the payments industry to CEO Jamie Dimon as well as the mammoth size of the market.
9/23/17 9:37AM
From junior engineer to CEO and Chairman, Welch knows a thing or two about moving up at a company.
9/22/17 5:30PM
The used-car retailer beat Wall Street predictions, posting earnings of $0.98 per share since last year.
9/22/17 9:27AM
It's not just about getting from point A to point B.
9/22/17 7:29AM
They don't call him 'Neutron Jack' for nothing. TheStreet examines Welch's biggest tips on firing people.
9/22/17 12:01AM
If you want that next promotion or a fancy new job, these tips will help you get there. You need to change your mind-set.
9/21/17 3:12PM
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg used the platform to address criticism over Facebook allowed advertisers to target ads based on anti-Semitic terms.
9/21/17 2:14PM
Depending on how much debt you owe, it could take years to pay down.
9/21/17 1:44PM
You shouldn't touch your retirement savings early, but your 401(k) will be fine if you can repay an emergency loan quickly.
9/21/17 1:43PM
With the Number of Billionaires growing worldwide, a market for insanely lavish goods may also be expanding.
9/21/17 6:33AM

Latest News for Borrowers

The bank's latest collaboration reflects the importance of leadership in the payments industry to CEO Jamie Dimon as well as the mammoth size of the market.
9/23/17 9:37AM
Depending on how much debt you owe, it could take years to pay down.
9/21/17 1:44PM
Whats the point of being famous if you can't live extravagantly? TheStreet takes a look at some high-profile celebrity homes.
9/20/17 7:30PM

Latest News on Financial Planning

It's no secret far too many Americans haven't saved enough money for retirement.
9/23/17 2:28PM
From junior engineer to CEO and Chairman, Welch knows a thing or two about moving up at a company.
9/22/17 5:30PM

Latest News on Taxes

A new revenue tax plan for the tech giants isn't policy yet but soon could be.
9/18/17 12:04PM
Stop giving your kids' plastic toys and use that cash to help make them rich!
9/16/17 4:55PM

Latest News on Insurance

Americans love many portions of the Affordable Care Act but hate being forced to pay for health insurance.
9/23/17 1:00PM
It's not just about getting from point A to point B.
9/22/17 7:29AM
You put money away for a rainy day... but a hurricane can instantly wipe it all out.
9/20/17 4:27PM