5 Ways to Improve Your Financial Knowledge

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5 Ways to Improve Your Financial Knowledge

But you don't have to be a certified financial planner to understand the basics of personal finance. Your local library is a hub of all kinds of information, including educational personal finance workshops. Some of the most famous personal finance…

5 Ways to Save on Some of Your Baby's $312,000 in College Debt

If you're having a kid now, you can look forward to spending $312,200 for a four-year undergraduate degree in 18 years.

Bank of America posts loss, hurt by legal charges

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Bank of America said Wednesday that it swung to a loss in the first quarter, hurt by $6 billion in legal charges.

Obamacare for the Mortgage Industry?

A slate of new ads from the 60 Plus Association evoke a well-worn conservative punching bag Obamacare? to attack seven senators for supporting a lesser-known plan to overhaul the housing finance market.

6 True Answers About Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness

Despite what some false headlines making the rounds on April 1 and earlier have said, President Barack Obama will not forgive all student loans.

10 Simple Tips to Avoid Identity Theft

Quot;The situation around credit card and identity theft is getting worse, and shows no signs in the near or intermediate term of getting any better," said Christopher Budd, a threat-communications manager at Tokyo-based anti-virus company Trend M…