The coverage at banks and credit unions is a generous $250,000 per bank, and that limit applies to more accounts than you might think.
After establishing a solid financial foundation in your 20s, use the next decade of your life to keep building and protecting your wealth.
You can make some fixes on your own, or sell it for cash.
Warren Buffett thinks he can do a better job managing his company’s cash than shareholders can.
USAA Tax Exempt Intermediate-Term takes on a little more risk to pick up extra yield.
Not only is the Oracle of Omaha as sharp as ever, his company, Berkshire Hathaway, is trading at a discount
How to file for an extension (and whether you even need to), getting in a few more deductions and other key advice as April 15 approaches.
If a job seems unpleasant at 61, it can seem downright intolerable at 62 because now you have the option of taking Social Security.
It is ethically dubious for descendants of oppressed peoples to seek reparations for wrongs done to their forebears, to be paid by contemporaries not responsible for long-ago sins.
Here are tips to help you figure out how much money to give your kids when they lose teeth.
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Big businesses don't need to borrow much when they can easily tap their bulging cash coffers.
Look for many changes—from faster wireless service to more football on TV.
With Janet Yellen’s greater emphasis on slack in the labor market, part-time grocery worker Vicki Lira is the new face of Fed policy.
Behavior determines investment success or failure -- not knowledge or skill or luck.
For this year's roster of our favorite no-load mutual funds, the toughest calls involved some of the best performers.
These opposites are both attractive.
An increasing number of employers have grown skeptical of traditional credentials.
Data from investors' brain activity, prices, trading volume and social-media chatter help detect an overpriced stock market.
With today's low interest rates, it makes sense that price-earnings ratios should be higher than average.
In the event of a crash, take the opportunity to trigger big capital losses and restructure your portfolio at the same time.