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Teaching Children the Value of a Dollar in a Debt-Filled World

Doug Lebda | Posted 06.23.2012 | Money
Doug Lebda

But we all have heard the stories -- or perhaps you have one of our own -- of a parent opening up a credit card bill to find hundreds of dollars in charges from iTunes or Amazon. So how do we, as parents, start to instill good financial values in children?

Jean Chatzky's Three Favorite "Money Rules"

Manisha Thakor | Posted 06.20.2012 | Money
Manisha Thakor

Jean Chatzky, author of Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security, was kind enough to share her three favorites.

Natasha Burton

The Biggest Money Mistake Divorcees Make | Natasha Burton | Posted 04.18.2012 | Divorce

Personal finance expert Jean Chatzky, host of RLTV's “Cash Call,” dedicated Tuesday's episode of her half-hour call-in show to divorce over 50. Sh...

How to Hit a Home Run on Your Collections Debt

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 04.14.2012 | Money
Jeanne Kelly

If you have credit problems and you're facing those annoying calls by collections agents, here's how you can hit a home run to clear those accounts off of your credit report and improve your credit score.

My Three Favorite 'Money Rules'

Manisha Thakor | Posted 06.13.2012 | Books
Manisha Thakor

We all need sound money guidance and clear direction. To kick off Financial Literacy Month, here are three of my favorite "Money Rules" from Jean Chatzky's Money Rules.

The Seven Pearls; A Financial Guide To Empower Women

Toni Nagy | Posted 06.12.2012 | Women
Toni Nagy

"Women have not yet realized the amount of power they have today to create wealth -- more power, we believe, than any time in prior history, at least here in the United States."

Are Finances Taxing Your Relationship?

Pamela Yellen | Posted 06.04.2012 | Money
Pamela Yellen

Regardless of who brings home the bacon, having "the talk" on a regular basis is critical -- especially when it comes to planning major purchases and saving for retirement.

Undercover Sting Exposes Advisors' Greedy Tactics

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2012 | Money

* Advisers often reinforced bad investment ideas * Recommended pricier options to clients in low-fee funds * Study sees ...

10 Biggest Money Misconceptions

Grant Cardone | Posted 06.04.2012 | Money
Grant Cardone

Help yourself out so you are in a position to help someone else out.

Why Muppets Everywhere Should Worry

James Berman | Posted 06.17.2014 | Business
James Berman

Clients should protect themselves by always asking their adviser straight-up: are you a registered investment adviser? Only those three exact words will tell the tale. And they should get it in writing -- to prove they aren't a muppet.

Gen-X/Gen-Y Wealth Is Coming to Wall Street -- Financial Services Needs to "Catch the Wave"

April Rudin | Posted 05.27.2012 | Money
April Rudin

The differentiators and qualities displayed by Gen-X and Gen-Y need to be well-understood and addressed to attract the the next wave of wealth.

An Investor Protection Plan

Dan Solin | Posted 05.13.2012 | Business
Dan Solin

Every investor should be concerned with the risk of their portfolio. Yet, in my experience, few are. Whenever I use the words "standard deviation," which is a measure of risk, I can see a glazed look come over my prospective client.

Loren Berlin

Sharing Your Bank Account And Your Bed | Loren Berlin | Posted 03.13.2012 | Money

No matter how much the economy ebbs and flows, one thing remains constant: Couples fight about money. A lot. More than a quarter of the 2,000 men ...

Financial Advice: Balancing the Needs of Three Generations

Women & Co | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

As a consequence of an aging population, more working Americans are finding themselves faced with saving for retirement while sandwiched between financial obligations to children and to parents and older relatives.

Tips to Fight Frugal Fatigue in Becoming Fiscally Fit

Kathleen Gurney | Posted 05.07.2012 | Money
Kathleen Gurney

We have been a culture of great spenders, living on credit putting off until tomorrow what we should really do today. Our habits are set and it's more challenging to climb uphill than to coast effortlessly in denial of what lies ahead.

How To Organize Your Finances In Time For Tax Day

Posted 03.06.2012 | Fifty

While the bemoaning of impending Tax Day has never grown old, the organizational system of your financial records probably has. If you're housing ...

When it Comes to Finances, Put Yourself First

Suzanna de Baca | Posted 05.01.2012 | Women
Suzanna de Baca

When it comes to finances it's best to take the airplane oxygen mask approach -- secure your own before helping others.

All the Money in the World

Manisha Thakor | Posted 04.30.2012 | Books
Manisha Thakor

While only 400 people can end up on the Forbes 400 list, there is no limit to how many of us can use money more wisely to increase our personal happiness.

How to Talk to Your Roommates about Finances

Women & Co | Posted 04.20.2012 | Women
Women & Co

While talking to your roommates about household finances can be uncomfortable -- especially if your roommates are also your friends -- making sure you're on the same page financially can help preserve domestic peace.

Simple Ways To Stop Doing Dumb Things With Money

Carl Richards | Posted 04.09.2012 | Books
Carl Richards

Many believe that to make good money decisions you need to have a plan for every situation. You need insurance for every possible setback, and investments for every market condition. Trouble is, the real world is complicated: we don't know what's going to happen.

What To Do When You're In Debt

Posted 01.25.2012 | Women

Kevin Yu | The Daily Muse If you've recently found yourself buried in debt, you're probably hoping to shut your eyes and make it all disappear. And...

5 Money Matters To Address With Your New Spouse Pronto

Jennifer Calandra | Posted 03.25.2012 | Weddings
Jennifer Calandra

If you have the "money talk" prior to the nuptials, it will not only help budget for the wedding/honeymoon costs, it will also prevent any post-wedding surprises.

Retirement Planner: Minimizing Tax Hit On After-Tax Money | Posted 01.21.2012 | Fifty

When mutual funds investing in stocks throughout the year buy and sell different companies, they generate profitable trades (hopefully) that add up to...

Is A Pension A Stand-In For Bonds? | Posted 01.15.2012 | Fifty

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Our 401(k) and Roth investments are in stock index funds and commodities. We own no bonds. With a pension and Social Security,...

Suze Orman Advises Huff/Post50 Readers

Posted 01.11.2012 | Fifty

Financial expert Suze Orman visited AOL Studios in New York this week. She offered financial advice for Huff/Post 50 readers, counseling one couple ab...