Budgeting & Savings

  1. Medical Credit Cards: 4 Important Rules to Know

    A medical credit card can look like an easy way to pay for dental work or cosmetic surgery, but it comes with serious risks.
  2. The Best and Worst 529 Plans in 2016: Morningstar

    Which 529 college savings education plans are the best (and the worst) according to Morningstar?
  3. United Releases More Details About Basic Economy (UAL)

    At United Airlines’ Investor Day, the airline gave shareholders a peek at its upcoming Basic Economy fare class.
  4. SEP Account: Jessica Perez

    CEO and Founder of Tycoon, Jessica Perez, shares why "SEP Account" is her favorite financial term.
  5. 6 International Travel Tips for Working on the Go

    Smartphones and cloud computing have enabled many to work virtually from abroad. Here are six tips to make it easier.
  6. 4 Financial Recommendations for Millennials

    Explore four basic financial recommendations for Millennials. Find out why systematic savings, debt reduction and financial ...
  7. Behavioral Bias: Avoiding Mental Accounting

    A mental accounting bias and the inability of a portfolio to grow over time often results in severe liquidity problems down ...
  8. Musk Says Universal Basic Income Is Inevitable (TSLA)

    In the age of automation, people might not have to work to earn their keep.
  9. 6 Tips For Renting An Apartment

    Find out what you can do to find a fabulous apartment to fit your budget.
  10. 4 Crucial Money Hacks to Save Money Fast

    Want to stop the drain on your bank account? These money and personal finance hacks will go right to work to save you cash.
  11. Is an Estate-Planning Consultant Worth It?

    Hiring a certified estate-planning consultant is almost never a bad idea, especially as the cost of a mistake can be years ...
  12. Should You Bite on Dental Insurance?

    Don't pay for a plan that won't cover your pearly whites when you need it to.
  13. 11 Financial Steps to Take Before the Holidays

    Here’s a checklist for some financial housekeeping that can be addressed now—before you’re up to your neck in gift wrap and ...
  14. Minimize Job Loss Stress With These 3 Steps

    Here are three steps to proactively head off the stress of losing a job.
  15. Money Market Rates: Finding the Best Accounts in 2016

    This helpful rate calculator quickly shows you where to find the highest interest rate on a money market account.
  16. 4 Tips for Getting Approved for a Bank Loan

    There’s no secret trick to getting approved for a bank loan, but there are some things you can do to put your best foot forward ...
  17. How to Maximize a Health Savings Account

    Health Savings Accounts have many benefits. Here's how to make the most of them.
  18. 5 Ways to Become a Financially Savvy Woman

    Here are five things every woman should do to become financially savvy.
  19. Personal Safety: Including the Costs in Your Budget

    What are the costs of keeping yourself and your money safe? Here we try to come up with an estimate.
  20. 10 Ways to Deal with Boomerang Kids

    When your adult child becomes a boomerang kid and comes back home to live, you need a plan that preserves your sanity and ...
  21. Tips for Talking to Your Partner About Budgets

    Are you dreading that conversation about family spending habits? With these tips, open up the lines of honest communication ...
  22. The 10 Most Affordable Housing Markets Right Now

    If you can be flexible about where you live, a dream home may be within reach in one of these most affordable housing markets.
  23. ABLE Account

    An ABLE account is a tax-advantaged savings account available to individuals diagnosed with significant disabilities prior ...
  24. Achieve Your Financial Goals With a Financial Plan

    Many people have financial goals but lack an actionable plan. Here's how to get your financial strategizing kick-started. ...
  25. How to Factor Family into Your Retirement Plan

    Hashing out a family retirement plan can be overwhelming. That's why it's important to revisit things like timing, saving ...
  26. 3 Crucial Tips for Living Within Your Means

    Looking to live within your means? Here are three tips to get you started.
  27. Managing Personal Finances: Your Annual Self-Check

    Taking a step back and assessing your personal finances each year can show how well you're doing with saving and what's needed ...
  28. Health Savings Accounts: What You Need to Know

    The the popularity of Health Savings Accounts is on the rise. Here's how they work.
  29. How to Keep Life Insurance Costs Down

    Curbing all costs and expenses is a priority for most people and buying life insurance is no different. Here's how to go ...
  30. Start a Side Gig for Extra Cash and Fulfillment

    Have you ever thought about getting a second job? Another income source can add a lot to your life. Here's how to get started ...
  31. Taking Your Personal Financial Inventory

    Taking a step back and assessing your personal finances each year can show how well you're doing with saving and what's needed ...
  32. Daniel Radcliffe Hasn't Spent His Harry Potter Money

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  33. How You Can Educate Your Kids About Finances

    As a parent, you can help your child be smart about finance by teaching them a few core principles. Here are the basics that ...
  34. Vale On Track to Sell Fertilizer Business (VALE, MOS)

    Raising cash and cutting costs have become important for Vale, the world's largest iron ore producer.
  35. How to Financially Prepare for a Hurricane

    Insurance isn't enough: How to ensure that you're ready financially for a natural disaster.
  36. Millennial Banking: A Look at Chime and Simple

    Here's what Millennial banking looks like—and what users can expect with these new technology platforms.
  37. 5 Important Pieces of Debt Advice for the Unemployed

    When you're unemployed and barely making ends meet, smart debt advice can help you stay on top of your payments and protect ...
  38. Comparing Cost of Living: 5 Cities Where $50K Goes Furthest

    If you are comparing cost of living to see where a $50,000 salary will stretch the furthest, these 5 cities are at the top ...
  39. Why Create a Financial Plan?

    Tom Zgainer of America's Best 401k explains why investors should create a financial plan.
  40. 5 Ways to Get Maximum Student Financial Aid

    Getting the best possible package for a college fund depends on minimizing assets and maximizing the energy you use to find ...
  41. How Much Retirement Savings is Enough if You're 90?

    Worrying about money never ends. Even when you're well into your 90s and have more than $2 million invested, will you still ...
  42. Is Selling Food From Your Home a Viable Way to Make Money?

    Selling food from home has its challenges, including adherence to legal requirements and "cottage food" laws, which are necessary ...
  43. The Real Reason Prescription Drug Prices Are So High

    Expensive drugs that don’t have affordable alternatives or generic equivalents are a serious concern today. So why are prescription ...
  44. Do You Make More Money Than a Cruise Ship Captain? (CCL, RCL)

    As the cruise-ship industry continues to grow, ship captains are in demand, but it's a strenuous and demanding path to the ...
  45. A Back-to-School Savings Study Guide

    These four easy tips will help you spend less on back-to-school shopping no matter when you go.
  46. Dotcom

    A company that embraces the internet as the key component in its business. Dotcoms are so named because of the URL customers ...
  47. Commitment Fee

    A fee charged by a lender to a borrower for an unused credit line or undisbursed loan. A commitment fee is generally specified ...
  48. Appropriation

    1. The act of setting aside money for a specific purpose. A company or a government appropriates funds in order to delegate ...
  49. Accredited Asset Management Specialist - AAMS

    A professional designation awarded by the College for Financial Planning to financial professionals who successfully complete ...
  50. High Funeral Costs Up Med School Body Donations

    Funeral costs can be a strain on your loved ones. Donating your body to science is an increasingly popular way to avoid a ...
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    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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