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Kansas Lottery To Drawing 'Winner': No NASCAR For You!

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.16.2012 | Money

The Kansas Lottery awarded Leisa Mauch a NASCAR weekend for two, then shifted in reverse to take the prize back. Now Mauch feels run over. "I'm ...

October 15, Final Tax Deadline Is Drawing Near

Mark Steber | Posted 12.12.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

The final deadline for filing their annual tax return, October 15, is coming up fast.

Ron Dicker

How He Lost $100,000 In A Matter Of Days

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.03.2012 | Money

If Gold Peak Tea has a flavor to soothe a family of angry lawyers, the company might want to serve it up fast. Theodore Scott, a Decatur, Ga., atto...

It's Coming...But Just What is Taxmageddon -- The Highlights

Mark Steber | Posted 12.02.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

Take home pay may be lower beginning January 1, 2013 unless we get some changes to the current expiring tax provisions. Why? Three major areas of change.

5 Ways President Romney Would Screw the 47 Percent

Adam Levin | Posted 12.02.2012 | Money
Adam Levin

Mitt Romney's now-infamous statement, "My job is not to worry about those people," pretty much sums up the Republican nominee's true feelings about who he represents. And if you're in serious debt, it looks like he's talking about you too.

There's a Tax on What?

Mark Steber | Posted 11.28.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

I spend a lot of time reviewing the latest tax laws and how they can affect you, but it's fun every now and again to take a step back and look at some of the stranger nuances of tax law.

Cops: They Cashed In On Mom's Death For 30 Years

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.26.2012 | Money

Marie Jost of Wisconsin has been missing for 30 years. But that has not stopped relatives from allegedly cashing her Social Security checks, reports s...

Life Changes Can Affect Your Tax Return -- Things to Know

Mark Steber | Posted 11.24.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

Did you know that a change in marital status, having a child, or sending one off to college, even a change in employment status, can affect your tax return?

Pennies Cost Utah Man Big Bucks (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.21.2012 | Money

Jason Robert West got a lesson in common cents. The 40-year-old Vernal, Utah, man paid a disputed $25 medical bill with 2,500 pennies. But he wound up...

6-Year-Old Runs Up Credit Card Tab That's An i-Sore

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.20.2012 | Money

All 6-year-old Will Smith wanted to do was reach Level 26 in a video game called "Tiny Monsters." Unfortunately, getting there cost $3,244 of his gran...

10 Signs You're Not as Rich as You Could Be

Francine Jay | Posted 11.18.2012 | Money
Francine Jay

Are you frustrated with your finances? Drowning in debt? Or just not sure where your money goes each month?

Remember to Get Your Income Tax Estimates in by September 17

Mark Steber | Posted 11.14.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

Are you self-employed? Do you have investment income, prize or lottery winnings, or other income that doesn't traditionally have income tax withholdings? If you answered yes to any of these, you may need to make an estimated tax payment by September 17.

Watch: Is 128 Too Old For Health Insurance?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.31.2012 | Money

A Kenyan man thought to be 128 years old is too old to qualify for health insurance (h/t MSN). Kenya's National Hospital Insurance Fund has rejecte...

Well That's 1 Way To Get A Job

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.07.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- Vincent Giordano has held up a "Hire Me" sign on the streets of New York City every Monday through Friday, during regular business hours, ...

Back-to-School Time Can Mean Big Savings at Tax Time

Mark Steber | Posted 10.27.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

If you or someone you know has higher education costs, look to the tax rules to get some much deserved tax relief and possibly a bigger tax refund this coming tax year. Let your education help you make the most out of tax time.

Which One's Cheaper?

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.24.2012 | Money

Target is now cheaper than Walmart. According to study conducted by Bloomberg, Target's prices were cheaper than Walmart's by 0.46 percentage point...

How To Catch A 'Poopetrator' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.22.2012 | Business

Fingering the four-legged culprits who do their business without their owners cleaning up has become big business. Poo Prints, a doggie DNA lab in ...

1 In 5 Americans Had Trouble Paying For Groceries This Year

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.21.2012 | Money

Another sign that the economy is not recovering quickly enough: A significant number of Americans are still having trouble affording food. Accordin...

Michael Jordan Investment Gone Bad

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.28.2012 | Money

Michael Jordan probably doesn't have to sweat losing $1.5 million in a gym investment -- which is good for him because it could happen soon, reports s...

Why It's Important to Conduct a Mid-Year Tax Review Now

Mark Steber | Posted 10.10.2012 | Money
Mark Steber

Summertime means beach, barbeques and much needed vacation time. Probably the last thing on your mind is your taxes. Yet this is the perfect time to review your tax situation.

What To Buy Everyday Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.06.2012 | Money

Smart shoppers know that to score the best deals, timing is key. Just as there's a best season to buy certain items, there's also a best day of th...

What Smart Parents Are Doing With Their Kids Before Back-To-School Shopping

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.02.2012 | Money

A dozen pencils: $1.69 Pack of notebook paper: $0.99 Eraser: $1.79 This is a list many families will be making this year as back-to-school sh...

One Reason To Be Paranoid At The ATM

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.06.2012 | Money

As if we weren't already wary of getting robbed while withdrawing money from an automated teller machine (ATM), high-tech thieves are now giving us go...

10 Cities That Spend The Most On Ice Cream

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 07.26.2012 | Money

Everyone from Barack Obama to Anderson Cooper loves ice cream, especially in the summertime. In 2010, the American ice cream industry generated $1...

Two-Fifths Of Families Live On The Edge

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 07.25.2012 | Money

Nearly two-fifths of American households are living on the edge financially. According to a report from the Consumer Federation of America and the ...