Sept. 20, 2017

What the Fed announcement means for your money

What is the Fed? What is a balance sheet — and why should you care? If you're confused about the latest Federal Reserve announcement, here's what to focus on.

Sept. 19, 2017

Here's how a high credit score can save you $100,000 or more.

7 ways good credit can make you richer.
Sept. 12, 2017

How to protect your credit right now — in 3 easy steps

Equifax data breach got you stressed out? Don't panic. Here's what to do and know if your information was hacked: including the pros and cons of setting up a fraud alert.
Sept. 7, 2017

How to find out if you’re among the 143 million victims of the Equifax data breach

Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus, announced an enormous data breach Thursday, with as many as 143 million Americans affected.
Sept. 6, 2017

This is how to choose a credit card

If credit cards scare you, you're not alone. Here's how to overcome your fears and make the best choice.
Sept. 6, 2017

How choice paralysis stops you from getting rich

Overwhelmed by choices? Here are five ways to overcome option overload.

Aug. 31, 2017

You might actually have multiple credit scores — at the same time 

FICO, VantageScore, Score 8... oh my! This is how to check your most important credit scores, actually understand if they are good or bad, and raise them.
Aug. 22, 2017

Millions of Americans are getting ripped off by high credit card fees

Credit cards for the 16 million people in the U.S. with bad credit are laden with extra fees — but there's a way to avoid them.
Aug. 18, 2017

A 5-step checklist for raising your credit score

Pro tips for making your credit score shine — no matter how low it is now.
Aug. 3, 2017

Here’s how many couples really fight about money

Want to stop arguing about money with your girlfriend, boyfriend, husband, wife or partner? Here are 3 key ways to stop.
Aug. 1, 2017

You might be paying your credit card bill wrong

Credit card statements can be confusing. Here's the difference between two key numbers.

July 25, 2017

Employees are getting microchips put in their hands at this US company

They cost $300 a piece, but this U.S. company is about to foot the bill for any employee who signs up.
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July 12, 2017

Hackers stole credit card information from Trump hotel guests for the third time in three years

If you stayed at a Trump hotel you may want to check your credit card statement.
July 10, 2017

5 secrets to getting the best deals on Amazon Prime Day

Best Amazon Prime Day deals seeming elusive? Here is a strategy to maximize bang for your buck.
July 7, 2017

10 genius ways to spend $100

Got an extra $100 lying around? Here are 10 clever ways to put your spare cash to use — and invest in your future.
July 6, 2017

10 sneaky scams that you need to watch out for in 2017

Scammers are getting smarter by using new tricks to get you to part with your money and personal information.

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July 2, 2017

Former Fyre Festival exec: We promised people money we didn't have

Fyre’s former CRO said CEO Billy McFarland ordered him to promise festival vendors money that wasn't actually in one of Fyre’s bank accounts.
June 28, 2017

How to save an easy $10 every single day

Saving just $10 a day amounts to thousands of extra dollars you can put toward important financial goals at the end of the year.
June 23, 2017

Here's the secret to hitting "pause" on your debt

Get rid of debt more easily by getting a 0% balance transfer credit card, trying out new financial management apps, and turning to traditional debt consolidation tactics.
June 20, 2017

Here's why 16 'Orange Is the New Black' characters are in prison

It's hard to keep track of everyone on 'OITNB,' but we've got you covered.
June 14, 2017

A beginner’s guide to maximizing travel points and miles for your next vacation

Follow these tips for a five-star trip on an Airbnb budget.

June 13, 2017

This one big vacation mistake could haunt you long after summer ends

How will you avoid debt, save money and travel-hack your way to an affordable summer vacation? Don't make this error.
June 5, 2017

iOS 11's Apple Pay lets you send your friends cash. It looks convenient as hell.

Apple unveiled a new use for Apple Pay at WWDC 2017 — peer-to-peer payments. Here's how to use the new "cash card."
June 2, 2017

Change your financial future with this one money hack

Want to grow rich? Here's how to do it — by sacrificing just one hour per day.
June 1, 2017

This is the best rewards credit card for you

Best rewards credit card for you not so obvious? From the Chase Sapphire Reserve to the CapitalOne Venture, here's how to choose the plastic that will pay you back most.
May 30, 2017

Is your credit score higher than the average American's?

The average credit score in the United States has hit a record high.

May 27, 2017

Everything you need to know about Ethereum and bitcoin

Digital currency is the new cash.
May 26, 2017

10 secrets to saving money on literally everything

Here's your ultimate guide to saving cash on food, booze, travel, clothes, rent, cars, household products, financial stuff and anything else draining your bank account.
May 25, 2017

11 top banks and credit unions for millennials

Want the best checking and savings accounts for young people? Look no further.
May 17, 2017

Ask these 5 questions before choosing a credit card

Knowing the right questions to ask will help ensure you get the best deal on your next credit card.