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June 22

This generation has the most impressive savings habits, survey says

Young workers prepare for a rainy day, while generation X and baby boomers struggle to rebuild their bank accounts.

June 6

How much you need to earn to comfortably afford both college and life

Tuition versus cost of living in the U.S., state by scary state.

June 1

US homes are finally getting smaller

Any trend toward smaller homes would be welcome news in many U.S. housing markets.

June 1

Thoughtful graduation gifts that pay for themselves

Experts in the financial industry, unsurprisingly, have a lot of suggestions for smart financial gifts.

May 24

How to really improve your credit score

Credit scores have a big impact on your daily life, often in ways you don't realize

May 18

Would Trump's tax plan make your mortgage break worthless?

Only the wealthiest homeowners would benefit from itemizing.

May 11

Student loans just got more expensive

Beginning in July, interest rates on new government loans are set to rise.

May 4

Where the winners and losers are in the housing recovery

Most U.S. homes are worth less than before the crash.

May 2

Thinking about buying your first home? Try this calculator

A new tool lets users make an easy comparison between the cost of owning and renting a home.

May 2

Why more couples are using postnuptial agreements

Also known as a postmarital agreement, it's an increasingly popular variant of the prenuptial agreements that engaged couples have been signing for decades.

April 27

This generation is most susceptible to an IRS scam

Hint: It's not who you think.

April 20

The future of tax preparation? Getting your taxes done without answering a single question

A TurboTax executive discusses why Americans procrastinated this tax season and the future of tax preparation.

April 20

More millennials who live at home don't work

Among 25- to 34-year-olds living at home, one in four is neither enrolled in school nor working, according to new data from the Census Bureau.

April 12

How your tax data could be sold on the internet

Your tax information is far more valuable than your credit card data.

April 12

Here's the countries where taxes are highest

Spoiler: The U.S. is not number one.

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