Personal finance reference guide
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The magic and misery of compounding
Dodgy investments can cut the amount retirees earn through compounding.
How to fix an error on your credit report: A guide
Fixing a mistake in your credit report can be frustrating and complicated. Here's a guide to help you know where to go and what to do.
A guide to Money and the American Dream
What do you think of when you hear the phrase -- The American Dream? Explore our special site for resources and stories from our series.
Some comfort for caregivers
What resources are available for people who take care of sick or elderly loved ones?
A guide to U.S. retirement accounts
Understanding and navigating through the different retirement plans out there can be confusing, so here's an explainer of your options.
5 tips to succeed in small claims court
Small claims court is a system designed to help people resolve their disputes over money. Here's what you should know to win your case.
Your guide to hiring a financial planner
In a tight financial spot? Or maybe you'd like ideas on smarter ways to spend your hard-earned money? Then perhaps it's time for you to seek professional help and hire a financial planner. But before you do, take a look at our tips on how to find the perfect planner for your personal finances.
7 tips on what to do if you're being harassed by a debt collector
What can you do if a debt collector is after you? Take some advice from someone in the industry and know your consumer rights.
Is your morning latte a waste of money? (Infographic)
Whether it's lottery tickets, bar tabs or lunch dates, we all have something we spend money on that we think we shouldn't. But according to personal finance expert Paula Pant, waste is in the eye of the beholder.
Travel advice from the airfare watchdog
A lot has changed about air travel since Greg Hobica founded the site airfarewatchdog.com in 1998. But, he says, it's still possible to score a great travel deal if you follow his advice.