People need to get out of their car leases for a variety of reasons. It's notoriously difficult to escape a lease. One way around this, if your finance company allows it, is to transfer the lease to another party for the remainder of its term.
If these all-star managers can't pick stocks or time the market, Wall Street is concerned you might figure out that your local broker doesn't have much of a chance of doing so either.
As soon as kids enter the picture of your life, it's time to start planning your future with them in mind. From that moment on, your financial picture is centered around your kids -- they are at the heart of all your financial decisions.
There is no need more basic than food, and there is no legislation with a bigger impact on our nation's nutrition than the Farm Bill.
Using a solid savings strategy will help build and grow your next egg. It should also give you greater confidence, knowing that you're taking action to ensure your savings goals are within reach.
It's starting to look like more than just a temporary blip. On June 13, mortgage finance company Freddie Mac announced that mortgage rates rose for the sixth consecutive week -- and the impact on mortgage activity is already starting to be felt.
Why do people have so much trouble saving for retirement? One problem is that it is not easy to project how much money you'll need to retire. Here are some potential approaches.
Weekdays were worker bee busy, but on weekends Daisy became the social butterfly, fluttering about among friends. That is until one fateful day, when her husband called with a horrible confession.
If you have money conversations with your kids starting at a young age, it will be easier to teach them along the way. We've put together five essential money talks that you should be having with your kids during key developmental periods of their lives.
It is not enough to show rising inequality and wring your hands and rend your garment. You've got to explain why it's problematic.
Not only are there a great many tax considerations related to fatherhood, many of them are often overlooked. So to mark Father's Day, here are some tax-specific ways to take advantage of the unique benefits of being a dad.
The big banks rightly see the gay community as a robust niche market, practically salivating at the opportunity to address the challenges of managing our retirement money. But we have always been a resourceful, innovative community, so let's keep our earnings in our own hands.
Get on track, stay on track, and don't let a few late rent payments destroy your future plans -- it's just not worth it.
You can still avoid some of the worst penalties if you plan strategically. Read on for tips in dealing with the latest annoying travel fees.
While loans with less than full documentation will not be insured by FHA or purchased by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, it would appear that lenders could make them very profitably at their own risk, but don't.
Let me share a few financial lessons I learned the hard way when I was just starting out. They might save you a lot of money in the long run and help you get closer to your life goals, whether it's buying a house, starting a family or even retiring early -- as far off as that may sound.