December 5, 2013
by Jeff Brown, MainStreet contributor
For many recent college graduates, stepping in to the “real world” is not quite the thrill it ought to be. The problem: heavy...
November 4, 2013
One of the best and easiest ways to stay out of debt and reach your...
October 9, 2013
Almost no one starts reading about finance for pleasure. That would be like jumping into a pit full of venomous snakes just for kicks. Well… some people do that, but they're crazy, and there's a reason why there aren't very...
October 3, 2013
Are you struggling to save money? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! For most people, saving money is an afterthought. But before you get ready to pay for...
October 2, 2013
Like many parents, my nine-year-old’s education and her eventual career choice are extremely important to me. So I spend a lot of time online seeking information about how I can help and guide her to make the best choices.
September 26, 2013
It doesn't matter how many times you transfer credit, or what introductory APR you can find. If you are spending more money on a regular basis than you are earning, your debt will continue to worsen until...
September 17, 2013
On April 9, Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL) sponsored the Identity Theft and Tax Fraud Prevention Act of 2013, which aims to mitigate tax fraud in seven ways....
September 12, 2013
In the race for class president, these days Coverdell ESAs are the runner-up next to the increasingly popular 529 plan. But the race for...
September 11, 2013
If you have watched Ocean's Eleven (2001), you already know that stealing money from a casino is easy. The biggest problem is how to make it out of the building with the money and your life, intact. The same is true of identity theft and...
September 6, 2013
As we increasingly rely on E-filing tax returns, we increase the efficiency of IRS operations and our convenience. We also strip away some crucial layers of...