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What it’s like to be a government worker not getting paid

Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are feeling an increasing financial strain as the government shutdown continues.

Are you really saving money by shopping so many sales?

Just because you're saving money doesn't mean you're not spending unnecessarily.

If you’re considering having a wedding at some point, start saving — now

It actually makes a lot of sense.

How to set and stick to a budget in 2019

You vowed to "cut back" in 2019. Now what?

How an online-only bank can put more money in your savings account

Here's what you should consider before opening a new account.

Check these five things before applying for your first credit card

A smart decision now can impact your wallet for years to come.

Planning the big gay wedding I never dreamed of

I wasn't ever sure I wanted a wedding. But the further I stepped away from that white dress and tiered cake and first dance, the more I wanted it.

Stories That Pay Off: The best Cyber Monday deals for clothing, electronics and more

Get discounts from Apple, Amazon and Walmart, to name a few.

A brief history of Ellen Pompeo speaking out on race, gender and Hollywood’s wage gap

The 'Grey's Anatomy' star uses her considerable clout to demand a more equitable society.

Stories That Pay Off: The desperate and hilarious ways cities begged for Amazon HQ

Not everyone is happy about the new Amazon headquarters.

All the dramatic ways cities begged for the Amazon headquarters deal

It's been a long, painful journey to HQ2.

Stories That Pay Off: Help! I drained my savings and am spiraling into panic.

One reader writes in for advice on what to do when you've just depleted your savings account on a big purchase.

Money Confession: I drained my savings buying a home and now I’m panicking

A home could be the biggest purchase you ever make, but it shouldn't eat up everything you have.

Election Day 2018: All the free stuff you can get with your vote

It's the land of the free, after all, so get your free cupcakes and discounted Uber rides Tuesday.

The 9 most infuriating exit deals of all time from companies like Google, Exxon and Fox News

If you think Megyn Kelly's potential exit deal is outrageous, meet the nine white men who also walked away with million-dollar payouts.

Stories That Pay Off: Taylor Swift and other celebs ride the blue wave in midterm elections

Taylor Swift has come out in support of Tennessee Democratic candidates.

Stories That Pay Off: How Prince Harry and Meghan Markle make money

Plus: how companies are encouraging Americans to vote and how to curb your Uber habit.

How does the British royal family make money?

Who exactly is financing Harry and Meghan's royal tour through Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga?

These companies are giving employees Election Day off to vote. Will it help turnout?

Would more people vote if Election Day was a federal holiday?