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Student Loans and Marriage: Good Communication Helped Us Tackle Massive Debt

My wife, Tori, and I started dating about a decade ago. Little did we know then that we would face major financial challenges in the first few years of our relationship. Luckily, those same challenges have made us a stronger couple and improved our...

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The Perils of Emotions in Investing

In many ways, emotions are life’s seasoning; they spice up what might be somewhat bland or dull. Like spice, they...

The Five Basics of Financial Literacy

Understanding the ways credit and debt work for and against you are some of the first steps toward understanding personal...

The Financial Literacy Crisis

Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge. Imagine driving a car without a…

The Five Basics of Financial Literacy

How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics.

What to look for in Personal Finance Apps

An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.

To Catch a Thief

Many Americans have taken steps in recent years to protect their identity. However, one report found identity theft hit an…

Stop Wasting Money

The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown. Benjamin Franklin once…

Prevent a Rift: Money Tips for Newlyweds

Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.

A House Divided

By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls. The latest research…

A Cheat Sheet for Sending Your Kid to College

Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience. College…

Personal Finance for the Modern Woman

In this modern day and age it’s simply irresponsible for women to take a backseat when it comes to dealing…

5 Money-Saving Strategies to Avoid

We’ve all done it. Spent more than we wanted to all in an effort to get a great deal. With…