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. 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.
Aug. 30, 2017

This is how to rank your financial priorities

Should you pay off credit cards or student debt first? How much should you save for retirement? These rules of thumb will keep you on track.
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. 18, 2017

7 activist groups working to end economic inequality

From fighting to raise the minimum wage to empowering debtors to dispute their student loans, these groups are leading the charge for economic justice.
Aug. 15, 2017

Everything you wanted to know about student loans but were afraid to ask

Here's what you need to know about paying off your college debt — or applying for more loans to go to graduate school.

Aug. 4, 2017

Follow these 21 Twitter accounts to get smarter about wealth and success

Want to earn and save more money, launch a successful business or just learn new financial hacks? These Twitter handles will inspire you.
Aug. 4, 2017

Congress just recessed for the entire month of August. Here’s 3 things to watch as they head home.

How are Republicans met at town halls when they head home, and will a spate of GOP lawmakers retire?
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.
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July 18, 2017

$5 billion in student loan debts could be erased because of missing paperwork

Creditors have hit a snag when it comes to collecting the affected debts in court as a result of insufficient ownership records and other missing documentation.
July 6, 2017

18 states sue Betsy DeVos for rescinding student protection rules

At issue is whether students misled by for-profit private colleges will get loan relief and other protections.

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 23, 2017

Top telltale signs your student loan "relief" company is a scam

Student debt relief or loan servicing companies may sometimes have shady business records. Here's how to tell if a firm is real — or a scam or fraud.
June 20, 2017

Here's how much money you need to save up before quitting a job

Before you even think about quitting your job, make sure you have a solid financial plan.
June 20, 2017

How to save as much money as possible on a car loan

Car loans and payments can turn into a nightmare. Here's how to snag a set of wheels you love and can actually afford — whatever your credit score.
June 15, 2017

Cheated by a for-profit college? Why it may get harder to have your loans forgiven.

Under Secretary Betsy DeVos, the Department of Education is considering rolling back consumer protection rules that protect victims of fraudulent for-profit colleges.

June 14, 2017

Here's how higher interest rates will affect your money

U.S. central bank chief Janet Yellen just announced that the federal funds rate will rise above 1%. This is why you should care, if you have a credit card, savings account, or any debt.
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 12, 2017

Here's what the new Supreme Court decision about debt collection means for you

Neil Gorsuch's first SCOTUS decision in Henson v. Santander Consumer might confuse you. This is what to know about your legal rights.
June 6, 2017

Just get engaged? Here are 7 things you need to do right away

Planning your financial future together is just as important as planning the wedding.
May 31, 2017

Tips that pay off: Manage your money and career like a boss.

Because boss life is just two letters away from best life.

May 30, 2017

5 secrets of people who slayed six-figure debt

Getting rid of monster debt is possible. Here's how to make your dream of being debt-free a reality.
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 24, 2017

3 simple ways to wipe out your debt for good

Outsmart your unhealthy money habits with these three smart tricks for paying off debt.
May 23, 2017

The government forgives your student debt if you take a public service job — but Trump will end all that

"My entire life is planned around this program," said one would-be public service lawyer.
May 16, 2017

Raise your credit score with these 5 simple tips

A poor credit score could cost you more than $30,000 in interest over your lifetime.

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May 13, 2017

Nicki Minaj may start a charity to pay off her fans' student loans

Student debt has found a new enemy in Nicki Minaj.
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May 13, 2017

Elizabeth Warren encourages graduates with student loan debt to challenge Trump

In a commencement speech at the University of Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren encouraged students to get active and resist.
May 12, 2017

Here's how much new college grads get paid

Congrats class of 2017, you got a raise! Here's what to do with it.
May 10, 2017

The 5 basic money skills everyone should master by 35

Do you have these financial and career skills? With a few core talents, you'll be set up for life.