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  1. Weird Insurance Bets Worth Millions

    Weird Insurance Bets Worth Millions

    These are not the policies written by the folks in grey flannel suits.
  2. 4 Alternatives To A Traditional Mortgage

    4 Alternatives To A Traditional Mortgage

    If you can't qualify for or don't want a traditional mortgage, one of these options might be right for you.
  3. Cities Where Home Prices Continue To Fall

    Cities Where Home Prices Continue To Fall

    S&P/Case-Shiller's most recent home price index bears more bad news for some cities.
  4. Long-Term Care Insurance: Who Needs It?

    Long-Term Care Insurance: Who Needs It?

    No one is immune to the possibility of one day needing long-term care - and the costs can deplete a life savings.
  5. Top 10 Insurance Myths

    Top 10 Insurance Myths

    Discover the common misconceptions people have about their policies, or lack thereof.
  6. 10 Last-Minute Retirement Tips

    10 Last-Minute Retirement Tips

    The months leading up to your retirement can be the most crucial in terms of planning. We provide a to-do list.
  7. Life Insurance

    Life Insurance

    Life insurance is an important component of basic financial planning. Find out how life insurance works and how insurance ...
  8. The Most Expensive Home Insurance Perils

    The Most Expensive Home Insurance Perils

    Floods, hurricanes, mold, earthquakes - the threats to your home are numerous.
  9. The Workaholic's Retirement Plan

    The Workaholic's Retirement Plan

    If you're still punching the clock after 30 years, what kind of retirement plan should you have?
  10. Can't Get A Raise? Negotiate Your Benefits

    Can't Get A Raise? Negotiate Your Benefits

    There are many ways your employer can make your job more pleasant, even when money is tight.
  11. Filling In The Medicare Gaps

    Filling In The Medicare Gaps

    Basic Medicare is not a perfect fit for everyone - sometimes, extra policies are required to suit a person's needs.
  12. Credit Card Rental Car Insurance How To

    Credit Card Rental Car Insurance How To

    Most people know about this coverage perk, but few have any idea about how to cash in. Find out here.
  13. The Latest, Greatest Corporate Mergers And Acquisitions

    The Latest, Greatest Corporate Mergers And Acquisitions

    Find out which companies have come together lately and why.
  14. The Disability Insurance Policy: Now In English

    The Disability Insurance Policy: Now In English

    Learn to translate this complicated policy so you can rest assured you're covered.
  15. Prepaid Funerals: Frugal To The End

    Prepaid Funerals: Frugal To The End

    With funeral expenses on the rise, find out how to go about prepaying for funeral costs, and whether it's right for you. ...
  16. 7 Smart Steps Every New Homeowner Should Take

    7 Smart Steps Every New Homeowner Should Take

    Just moved into a new home? Check out these 7 tips that every new homeowner should know
  17. Selecting The Payout On Your Annuity

    Selecting The Payout On Your Annuity

    Make sure you understand your options for withdrawing your funds from this complex instrument.
  18. 7 Expenses You Can Ditch In Retirement

    7 Expenses You Can Ditch In Retirement

    You get to save on some significant expenses when you retire, leaving more money to do the things you want.
  19. 6 Ways To Leave Less For Uncle Sam

    6 Ways To Leave Less For Uncle Sam

    Both the fabulously wealthy and the millionaire next door need to plan for the estate tax boomerang.
  20. Jobs Affected By Healthcare Reform

    Jobs Affected By Healthcare Reform

    These careers may get a boost from the new healthcare bill - and some may get hurt by it.
  21. 6 Budget Must-Haves

    6 Budget Must-Haves

    No matter how much money you have, there are six components that you must have in your budget to weather any financial storm. ...
  22. Businesses Built On Fear

    Businesses Built On Fear

    Have you ever purchased a product because you were afraid of what would happen if you didn't? Many businesses thrive for ...
  23. The Obama Tax Hikes - What To Do

    The Obama Tax Hikes - What To Do

    Buy munis, book losses, avoid marriage, consider a Roth conversion now and get your Lasik eye surgery next year.
  24. The 5 Factors Of A

    The 5 Factors Of A "Good" Location

    “Location, location, location” is a common mantra in real estate. And it’s good advice – except for one thing: most people ...
  25. Hatch A New Financial Plan

    Hatch A New Financial Plan

    With spring just around the corner, now is a great time for a financial makeover.
  26. Medical Tourism: Are The Savings Worth The Risk?

    Medical Tourism: Are The Savings Worth The Risk?

    With six-figure price tags for some medical procedures, many Americans are going abroad for more affordable healthcare.
  27. Top 5 Reasons Why People Go Bankrupt

    Top 5 Reasons Why People Go Bankrupt

    Bankruptcy can be a result of overspending or bad planning, but sometimes, it's no one's fault. Find out how you can avoid ...
  28. 10 Ways The New Healthcare Bill May Affect You

    10 Ways The New Healthcare Bill May Affect You

    This bill is initiating big changes in the U.S. healthcare system. Find out how it will affect you.
  29. Vacation Medical Insurance: Can You Afford Not To?

    Vacation Medical Insurance: Can You Afford Not To?

    Unexpected medical expenses can turn your dream vacation into a nightmare. Find out how to get properly insured.
  30. Top 10 Most Expensive Medical Procedures

    Top 10 Most Expensive Medical Procedures

    As if being sick isn’t bad enough, the price of these procedures just might kill you.
  31. Investments To Die For

    Investments To Die For

    It is possible to benefit financially from death - without being a character in a murder mystery.
  32. Long-Term Care Insurance: You Have Options

    Long-Term Care Insurance: You Have Options

    The latest offerings provide more coverage and the ability to pick and choose what types of coverage you'll need.
  33. Cut Your Tax Bill With Permanent Life Insurance

    Cut Your Tax Bill With Permanent Life Insurance

    Learn how to lower your income tax and avoid estate tax - all while building wealth.
  34. 6 Alternatives To Health Insurance

    6 Alternatives To Health Insurance

    Not having health insurance doesn't mean that you have no alternatives. Here's what you can do to reduce your healthcare ...
  35. Marriage Vs. Common Law: What It Means Financially

    Marriage Vs. Common Law: What It Means Financially

    The number of unmarried couples is on the rise, but your relationship may or may not be given the same benefits as married ...
  36. 5 Steps To Attaining A Mortgage

    5 Steps To Attaining A Mortgage

    If you're serious about buying a home, cleaning up your credit should be the first item on your agenda. Learn how to get ...
  37. 5 Bizarre Insurance Policies

    5 Bizarre Insurance Policies

    If you can dream up a risk, you can probably insure it. From interesting to bizarre, here are five of the weirdest insurance ...
  38. Keep Your Pending Home Sale From Collapsing

    Keep Your Pending Home Sale From Collapsing

    You've done your research and found your dream home - find out what could go wrong and ruin your sale!
  39. Top Tips For Cheaper, Better Car Insurance

    Top Tips For Cheaper, Better Car Insurance

    Accident, theft, vandalism - make sure your coverage will protect you when you need it most.
  40. What is a tax-free 1035 Exchange?

    What is a tax-free 1035 Exchange?

    A Section 1035 Exchange refers to the replacement of an annuity or life insurance policy for a new one without incurring ...
  41. 11 Tax Deductions You Can't Actually Write Off

    11 Tax Deductions You Can't Actually Write Off

    These are some of the most common tax write-offs that you can't really claim.
  42. Housing Numbers: Northeast Drags Down the Nation

    Housing Numbers: Northeast Drags Down the Nation

    The most recent report suggests that a rebound just isn't in the cards, especially in the Midwest and Northeast regions. ...
  43. Turn Small Savings Into A Big Nest Egg

    Turn Small Savings Into A Big Nest Egg

    Small changes to spending and saving habits can reap major rewards - with limited sacrifice.
  44. Are You Unknowingly Committing Health Insurance Fraud?

    Are You Unknowingly Committing Health Insurance Fraud?

    Insurers tend to automatically flag certain claims as fraud. Find out which claims could land you in a sticky situation. ...
  45. When is it a good idea to use an irrevocable life insurance trust?

    When is it a good idea to use an irrevocable life insurance trust?

    The irrevocable life insurance trust or "ILIT" is a trust that cannot be rescinded, amended or modified in any way after ...
  46. What are the requirements to be able to contribute to an HSA?

    What are the requirements to be able to contribute to an HSA?

    Health Savings Accounts (HSA) can be used by individuals covered by a high-deductible health plan to save for health care ...
  47. Freebies From Your Health Insurance Company

    Freebies From Your Health Insurance Company

    Whether your goal is to lose weight, quit smoking or just take overall better care of yourself you may have a surprising ...
  48. How do I know if I qualify to open a HSA (Health Savings Account)?

    How do I know if I qualify to open a HSA (Health Savings Account)?

    The Health Savings Account (HSA) was established as part of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization ...
  49. Is life insurance good for mortgage protection?

    Is life insurance good for mortgage protection?

    If you are the primary wage earner in your family and you carry a current mortgage on your home, it is important that you ...
  50. Why is accidental life insurance so inexpensive?

    Why is accidental life insurance so inexpensive?

    Accidental life insurance is an inexpensive way of obtaining life insurance coverage for yourself or someone else in your ...
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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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