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May 26, 2017 | Joe Pye
Job growth is up, and companies are hiring recent college graduates for higher pay this year.
May 24, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
Her financial mess gave her new hope.
May 23, 2017 | Dori Zinn
The more debt you have, the more likely you are to have higher stress levels, more weight gain, and increased sleep loss.
May 23, 2017 | Joe Pye
They are more willing to give up financial stability for smartphones, than younger generations.
May 19, 2017 | Money Talks News
How quickly could you come up with $400? Many of us would need to borrow it.
May 17, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader fears for her boyfriend’s future — and her own.
May 10, 2017 | Dori Zinn
As college costs continue to grow, graduates should refinance their loans sooner to lower interest rates, which means you could pay off your loan sooner.
May 10, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader has as much debt as income. He’s out of the country. Can he still get out of debt?
May 4, 2017 | Brandon Ballenger
Hint: His name starts with T and ends with rump. But at least it’s not Paul Ryan’s plan, and maybe if he gets a big break he’ll leave us all alone.
May 3, 2017 | Dori Zinn
The national average for babysitting is nearly $14 an hour while minimum wage workers are still making $7.25 an hour.
May 2, 2017 | Dori Zinn
The gender pay gap exists even for the youngest of workers, as young men and women won’t see equal pay until five years after they graduate from college.
May 1, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
Caitlyn Remick knows how to dress up — and save up.
April 28, 2017 | Robert Beiler
A little sacrifice can go just as far as hustle
April 26, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
And some people still don’t believe him
April 19, 2017 | Dori Zinn
The healthiest counties in America made more money on average, had a higher economic growth, and a lower unemployment rate.
April 18, 2017 | Joe Pye
Miami, Florida is the number one city in America where people struggle to live comfortably, but the median income isn’t high enough in 80 percent of our biggest cities.
April 14, 2017 | Joe Pye
They finish their taxes early and save their refunds out of fear of messing up.
April 11, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Pay gaps are still really real. Some are widening, while others are nearly closed.
April 10, 2017 | Emily Bloch
Who’s worth more: Ashlee or Jessica Simpson? Jack or Meg White? This interactive quiz will tell you which celebrity’s got more green.
April 10, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
Turns out you can learn a lot more when you join forces. Here are some surprising results of this new trend.
April 5, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
She once relied on welfare. Now she’s a successful personal finance coach.
April 4, 2017 | Dori Zinn
For Equal Pay Day, women are still far behind men and won’t see equal pay for more than 200 years.
April 3, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Ladies earn nearly half what their male counterparts make when it comes to this one job.
March 30, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Lower-income, older Americans aren’t enjoying retirement age
March 30, 2017 | Make Change
Taking on extra work for extra cash seems like a no-brainer. But some side gigs just aren’t worth it.
March 29, 2017 | Brian Bienkowski
The financial news is rather bleak, but the future is brighter.
March 28, 2017 | Dori Zinn
As more Americans plan to save their tax refunds, fewer plan shopping sprees.
March 28, 2017 | Joe Pye
2017 shows the highest hiring rates for entry level jobs in 15 years.
March 24, 2017 | Joe Pye
Most of us are confident we can file our taxes, but we hate doing it.
March 20, 2017 | Dori Zinn
There are more than 20,000 openings across the country for nurse practitioners, physicians.
March 13, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Most Americans will save their money or pay off debt with their returns.
March 13, 2017 | Emily Bloch
Our recipe breaks down the pop star’s long list of friends to see whose net worths compare
March 8, 2017 | Joe Pye
Teachers living in Alaska and New York can make nearly twice as much as those living in Mississippi and Oklahoma.
March 7, 2017 | Joe Pye
These jobs pay $45,000 a year on average with room to grow.
March 6, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Most of us will stash away our refunds this year, as fewer Americans plan to spend them.
February 28, 2017 | Dori Zinn
The vast majority of middle-class military families — like commissioned officers and senior non-commissioned officers — are planning to improve their finances this year, even though they make at least $50,000.
February 23, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Forty percent of American families are making thousands of dollars in medical, auto, or tax payments at some point in a year but even after paying, they’re suffering from crippling debt.
February 16, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Need to pay for college? Sugar Babies on this “not an escort” site go to some pricy schools around the country.
February 13, 2017 | Dori Zinn
You get two extra days to file your taxes, but with some changes that are in effect this year you shouldn’t wait to file. Especially because your refund might be delayed if you claim a certain tax credit.
February 8, 2017 | Dori Zinn
Millennials have half the amount of savings baby boomers did at the same age. They’re also making $10,000 less today than their 1989 counterparts.
February 6, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
The answer depends on one factor. Sadly, no one’s talking about it.
December 15, 2016 | Brandon Ballenger
Our expenses keep going up, but our credit card debt is lower than it was a decade ago
November 29, 2016 | Money Talks News
Earn money driving for ride-share companies. But exactly how much can you make?
November 29, 2016 | Debt.com
Knowing how you think about money can help you save more of it.
November 24, 2016 | Dollar Stretcher
Knowing your options is important to a comfortable retirement.
November 15, 2016 | Debt.com
Here are the numbers behind what’s happening to household debt, and what they mean. You shouldn’t worry too much.
November 3, 2016 | Debt.com
Yes, you should think hard about what to do with this extra money.
August 29, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Asian Americans have a higher median personal income, believe they can retire earlier, and save more money than the general population.
August 22, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Most every state in the union is stressed about paying off debt. Here’s the complete breakdown, state-by-state.
August 17, 2016 | Dori Zinn
Millennials are so worried about their current finances that they will never stop working.