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What Is a Budget? Plus 10 Budgeting Myths Holding You Back
A budget is an estimation of revenue and expenses over a specified future period of time and is usually compiled and re-evaluated on a periodic basis.
Top 12 House-Hunting Mistakes & What to Look for
If you can avoid these mistakes when house-hunting, you'll be more likely to find a home that suits both your feelings and your finances.
How to Create a Budget With Your Spouse
Take these 7 steps to create a budget with your spouse, whether you're a newlywed or you've been married for a while.
Do you really need a bank account? A quick survey of banking and how a relationship with a bank can organize your financial life.
Common Investor and Trader Blunders
Traders generally buy and sell securities more frequently and hold positions for much shorter periods than investors, which can result in costly mistakes.
How the TCJA Tax Law Affects Your Personal Finances
Here's how the TCJA changes the taxes you file in 2018 through 2025.
How to Save Money: Daily, Monthly, and for the Long Term
Some relatively painless moves allow you to save money, and the payoff can grow to thousands of dollars if the savings are invested over decades.
Reverse Mortgage: The Pros and Cons
Learn how to tell whether your situation makes a reverse mortgage a good idea or a bad one.
Inside the Rise and Fall of America's Greatest Corporate Empire
William D. Cohan, best-selling author, joins the show to talk about his new book about GE, "Power Failure: The Rise and Fall of an American Icon", the legacy of Jack Welch, and our endless fascination with the cult of the CEO. Plus, as the Debt Ceiling approaches, the U.S. Treasury is warning of a repeat of 2011 that could derail markets and deliver a serious blow to the country's precarious financial situation. And, risk is back on the menu as promiscuous investors hunt for yield in dangerous places.
McMansion: A Closer Look At The Big House Trend
Take a deeper dive into understanding the ostentatious, large houses popular in the U.S.