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  1. Be A Holiday Saver, Not A Scrooge

    Learn to balance the fine line between responsible holiday spending and inconsiderate saving with these holiday budgeting ...
  2. The 5 Biggest Mistakes Home Sellers Make

    Avoiding these common missteps will help make sure that your home doesn't end up sitting on the market.
  3. 7 Tips For Shopping Online Safely This Holiday Season

    Christmas shopping: long lines, crowded parking lots - wouldn't you prefer to shop on the internet? Here are seven tips for ...
  4. How To Outsmart Private Mortgage Insurance

    It's possible to use a second mortgage to avoid this fee, but is it in your best interest?
  5. How To Compare The Costs Of Renting With Homeownership

    Trulia's "Rent Vs. Buy" index is a suitable, though not all-encompassing, tool for determining your next living arrangement.
  6. Retirement: Which Generations Are The Best Savers?

    Most of us know we're not saving enough for retirement, but what generation is ahead in the race?
  7. Should You Buy A House At Auction?

    The traditional real estate market isn't the only place to conduct your home search. Auctions also bring many buying opportunities. ...
  8. Strategic Default: Why Owners Are Abandoning Their Homes

    We explain how a strategic default works, what its implications are and whether there are any good alternatives.
  9. 5 Unsung Tech Entrepreneurs

    Tycoons like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs are household names, but see if you can name the elusive pioneers of these inventions.
  10. Social Networking Your Way To More Money

    You might see social network sites as nothing more than a way to catch up with friends, but some people have found ways to ...
  11. 5 Long-Term Consequences Of The Recession

    Apart from the headlines about jobs, this recession is doing damage in other areas that goes unnoticed.
  12. 6 Tax Breaks That Anyone Can Claim

    Tax deductions and credits aren't just for big companies. You might be surprised how many tax breaks apply to your return.
  13. Banking Has Changed: What Does It Mean For Consumers?

    Banks have long been leading spenders on technological innovations. Learn the key changes in the banking industry and what ...
  14. The Who, What And How Of Microfinance

    Microfinancing allows people in poverty to safely take on reasonable small business loans in an ethical manner.
  15. Top 5 Things To Know About Robo-Signers

    According to recent news reports, robots are taking over U.S. banks. Here, we separate fact from hype.
  16. Top Social Media Entrepreneurs

    These five media magnates have revolutionized social media, while making themselves rich.
  17. Job Hunters: 7 Tips For Selling Yourself

    These pointers will help you pass the interview and land the career of your dreams.
  18. 5 Companies That Changed Their Core Products

    As times and technologies change, companies must adapt to fit the marketplace. These five companies are perfect examples ...
  19. 7 More Things Your Banker Doesn't Want You To Know

    Your banker is not your friend, and the more you know about their motives, the better you can protect your money.
  20. 4 Ways Social Media Makes You Spend More

    These free sites may be costing you a lot of money.
  21. 5 Real Estate Fears That Keep You From Buying

    Don't let these concerns stop you from owning your own home. Learn how to overcome common home-buying fears and feel confident ...
  22. 5 TV Character Careers And What They Pay

    Some of your favorite TV characters live lavish lifestyles. But are they realistic, based on their jobs?
  23. 6 Banking Fees You Can Avoid

    There are ways to avoid banking and credit card fees, but it takes planning, commitment and some lucky timing.
  24. 6 Franchises That Are Cheap To Start

    These franchises are in the realm of financial reality for every-day people. Check them out to see if you'd like to run your ...
  25. 10 Ways To Budget When You're Broke

    When you're short on cash, a strict budget is the best tool for finding financial stability. Learn the 10 proven ways to ...
  26. Your Portfolio: Time To Cash In?

    The rise and fall of the stock market makes many investors unsure of when to sell their shares. Learn the key factors to ...
  27. How To Get A Job On Wall Street

    There are many roads that lead to Wall Street, but here are some of the more direct routes.
  28. Advance Your Career Off The Clock

    While it certainly helps to have stellar knowledge about your job, it’s also important to grow your knowledge beyond the ...
  29. 6 Careers You Can Do From Home

    Whether you're unemployed, a stay-at-home parent or retiree, working from home is a great career option.
  30. The Ins And Outs Of Bank Fees

    These service charges could nickel and dime you right out of your nest egg.
  31. What Not To Say In A Job Interview

    Don't let your nerves get the best of you during a job interview, and avoid these major flubs.
  32. 5 Jobs That Aren't Legal In All States

    These jobs are so controversial, some states have banned them entirely.
  33. Top 6 Reasons New Businesses Fail

    Running your own business may be the American Dream, but it's become a nightmare for many entrepreneurs. Learn how to avoid ...
  34. Introduction To The 401(K)

    The 401(k) plan is one of the most widely used retirement vehicles. Find out what it is and what it can do for you.
  35. Wall Street History: We Fell On Black Days

    This week in financial history, Wall Street suffers some disastrous days.
  36. What's Your Debt Really Costing You?

    Although your minimum monthly payment may not look like much, your debt is denting your finances more than you realize.
  37. 7 New Tax Breaks For 2011

    Taxpayers should be aware of these seven new (or improved) breaks, such as a larger earned income credit and tax-free employer-paid ...
  38. Applying For A Job When You're Overqualified

    Career advice gurus give the dos and don'ts of persuading employers that you are fit for a job opening.
  39. When Paying Off Debt With Your 401(K) Makes Sense

    The experts warn against touching your retirement savings early, but there are situations where it is the best financial ...
  40. 7 Tips For Staying Off The Chopping Block

    In today's competitive job market, employees need to work harder than ever just to keep their jobs.
  41. 10 Reasons To Fear The U.S. Economy

    With Halloween around the corner, here are some spooky thoughts about the economy.
  42. Breaking Down Credit Card Fine Print

    Those "perks" offered by credit card companies usually come with strings attached, and these are just a few of them.
  43. You Worked How Long To Buy That?!

    Find out the true cost of items by translating them into hours worked.
  44. Know Your Foreclosure Rights

    Find out what homeowners are entitled to under the law, and how they can ensure their rights are honored by lenders.
  45. Stop Procrastinating! Enroll In A College Savings Plan

    The cost of sending your kids to college could be a serious financial burden - unless you get prepared. Now.
  46. The Story Behind The Foreclosure Crisis

    One little house in Maine could end up costing the mortgage industry a large amount of money.
  47. 6 Late-In-Life Entrepreneurs

    We've all heard stories of college kids starting successful businesses, but what about business start-ups of the not-so-young?
  48. Bank Vs. Budget: How Much House Can You Afford?

    Learn whether you can afford the mortgage that the bank will lend you.
  49. Credit Card Features You Shouldn't Use

    Avoid these add-ons that cost much more than standard credit card interest rates for purchases.
  50. Companies Built On A Single Product

    Though they may seem like a rare breed these days, these organizations have built their reputations on just one item.
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  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    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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