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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

The full year earnings outlook was slashed by more than a dollar.
7/20/17 2:21PM
If wedding bells are ringing, then there is a long list of financial questions you should be asking.
7/20/17 1:48PM
Chase Pay users can now pay with points anywhere PayPal is accepted online.
7/20/17 11:34AM
Millennials spend 15% more than older Americans on groceries, gas, restaurants and cell phone bills, but 27% less on travel.
7/20/17 9:51AM
Financial news trailblazer, Consuelo Mack, speaks with TheStreet about how the landscape has changed in the journalism industry.
7/20/17 8:42AM
State-backed Chinese pharmaceutical companies have shown interest.
7/20/17 8:01AM
It could take as long as two years for companies to clear regulatory scrutiny and pass security standards.
7/20/17 7:50AM
Got a kid going to college? Here's how to start on your financial aid adventure.
7/19/17 4:37PM
For decades, financial advisor have set clients' annual retirement savings withdrawal number at 4%, with few complaints. But that figure might be changing.
7/19/17 9:54AM
Give me 60 seconds to make sure you are getting the best return on your investment.
7/18/17 3:17PM
With credit union memberships on the rise, the industry has an opportunity to increase its visibility - but what will it show?
7/18/17 12:30PM
Agree with him or not, you've got to respect his Twitter game.
7/18/17 12:22PM
Half of all purchases were in Florida, Texas and California.
7/18/17 12:16PM

Latest News for Borrowers

The full year earnings outlook was slashed by more than a dollar.
7/20/17 2:21PM
If wedding bells are ringing, then there is a long list of financial questions you should be asking.
7/20/17 1:48PM
American Express isn't giving investors enough to cheer about.
7/20/17 12:04PM

Latest News on Financial Planning

If wedding bells are ringing, then there is a long list of financial questions you should be asking.
7/20/17 1:48PM
Got a kid going to college? Here's how to start on your financial aid adventure.
7/19/17 4:37PM

Latest News on Taxes

It's great that your kid got a job, but know that there are tax implications to her newfound money.
7/14/17 6:53AM
Big surprises await American workers hitting retirement age, but in a financial sense, taxes may be one of the biggest changes of all.
6/27/17 4:29PM
The pharmaceutical company has bought 99% stakes in five coal processing companies since 2011.
6/21/17 1:00PM

Latest News on Insurance

State-backed Chinese pharmaceutical companies have shown interest.
7/20/17 8:01AM
JPMorgan Chase saw a double-digit drop in mortgage revenue.
7/14/17 2:11PM
Carter returned to the Habitat for Humanity build site in Canada this morning.
7/14/17 9:42AM