Personal finance tips: The ABCs of managing your money

You don't have to be a financial genius to manage your money wisely. Just take care of these basics. Sure, managing your money can get complex at times, but it basically comes down to answering 3...

Personal Finance Tips to Help You in 2017

Everyone makes a new year's resolution, be it losing a little weight or saving a few more dollars. Many of these fall through, but it's important to stick to a financial plan, not just for...

Personal Finance Tips from Billionaires

Many people instinctively roll their eyes at the thought of getting personal finance tips from rich people. After all, advice like "Buy topaz dog collars instead of diamond ones" doesn't exactly resonate with someone who...

Why Saving Money Is Important

If you don’t earn much and you can barely pay your bills, the idea of saving money might seem laughable. When you only have $5 left at the end of the month, why even bother...

Ways To Prepare For A Personal Financial Crisis

The thought of being hit with a major negative event that could affect your finances, like a job loss, illness or car accident, can keep anyone awake at night. But the prospect of something expensive,...

Financial Tips For Young Adults

Unfortunately, personal finance has not yet become a required subject in high school or college, so you might be fairly clueless about how to manage your money when you're out in the real world for...

Warning: ATM Fraud Is on the Rise

Here's how to protect yourself from ATM skimming. ATM skimming is on the rise, jumping 546 percent between 2014 and 2015, according to a recent report from the analytics software company FICO. Just how much money...

Beware of scams: Beat fraudsters by staying alert

FRAUD has never been a greater menace than it is today, with Britons under constant siege from scammers. Growing numbers of Britons have lost tens or even hundreds of thousands of pounds they will never get...

Credit, Debit and Fraud Protection

Consumers often ask whether debit or credit cards provide greater consumer protection against fraud. The question itself indicates a few key preconceived notions about fraud as it relates to personal finance; as a consumer, it's...

Financial fraud is hammering retirees, to the tune of $36 billion a year

Karla Sibert was sitting in an Iowa hospital waiting room when she got some shocking news. "The doctor just said, 'It's okay, it's okay. It's not cancer, we didn't find anything bad,' and I said 'you...

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