On the first day of the open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare as it is commonly called, instead of questions about health care, many Americans are asking how the government shutdown will impact their lives.
While billing issues and interest rates are obviously a sticking point when it comes to dealing with your credit card lender, most of the top five complaints from consumers revolve around issues that seem a little less expected.
I look forward to the day when we no longer need to warn senior citizens about scams designed to separate them from their hard-earned money. I'm not holding my breath, however.
Modern Republicans' callousness and willingness to overburden the poor evokes another act of state villainy -- one that is especially pertinent because Republican leaders so often invoke the Bible.
Americans do not want to destroy our country by continuing this Republican-led government shutdown. The Administration and its allies must work harder than ever to engage the public about the benefits of Obamacare to drive enrollment.
Since impact investing is searching for the sweet spot between high-net-worth individuals' expectations for responsible investing and effective channels for catalyzing social change, we need to ensure that this financial instrument is not abused
If you already have health insurance through your employer, your situation won't change. But for those of you who don't have insurance, you may be wondering -- how will I afford the cost of health insurance or what if I don't buy it at all?
Today, with the growing demands for fast-food outlets to shape up and offer healthy options on their ever-expanding menus, prices have been rising. And from the Fiesta Taco Salad at Taco Bell to the Big Philly Cheesesteak at Subway, some fast-food menu items are a bit pricier than you might expect.
Maybe the question you should ask your broker is not: "Can you pick an actively managed fund that will outperform the benchmark"? Instead, ask: "How confident are you that the actively managed fund you are recommending will survive the next five years?"
Because I've been in my job as a labor and delivery nurse for over 18-1/2 years, I'm guilty of taking my employment for granted. However, my unit rece...
Are you taking a personal finance course or courses to learn how to better manage your portfolio or retirement planning? If so, you may be sitting on some very valuable tax credits.
Mobile wallets let consumers store everything from their credit and loyalty cards to their personal information in one organized, accessible place -- their smartphone.
Well, it's official, the federal government has temporarily suspended select activities due to the collective failure of government to come to a resolution on spending activities. What does this mean to your taxes right now and for those who filed an extension due by October 15th?
Of course we expect our graduates to have earning power. But the real power we expect them to exert is the power of their moral voice, the strength of their ethical backbone, the fortitude of their daily commitment to work for improvement of the human condition.
If you are like most people, you're probably confused about Obamacare, and might have put off doing your research. Here are some basic tips you should keep in mind come October 1st.
This is just another example of the banks putting their self-interest ahead of consumers and our nation. If the credit union tax exemption were to be eliminated, the repercussions on our economy and consumers would be catastrophic.