There's a lot of controversy about the gender wage gap. How much more do men really earn compared to women? What accounts for the difference? And what, if anything, can be done to change it? Here's what social scientists have to say on the subject.
Predatory lenders mislead and manipulate borrowers, often taking advantage of their lack of financial savvy to steer them into loans they can’t afford. Here's how to avoid becoming a victim.
Have you ever dreamed about not having to work for a living? You can - or at least, you can get some of your income without a job. All you have to do is put in the work up front to develop sources of passive income - from rental payments to royalties.
If you’ve ever felt the thrill of finding a $10 bill in your jacket pocket, just imagine how it would feel to discover hundreds or even thousands of dollars that you didn’t know you had. Believe it or not, this could happen...if you know where to look.
Debt collectors can act like bullies, but you're not powerless against them. Here’s what you need to know about what debt collectors can legally do, what they can’t do, and how to protect your rights.
What do you do when you're halfway through a recipe and you realize you're missing an ingredient? Don't give up on your home cooking - whip out one of these handy food substitutions instead.
If you read a lot of financial advice, you're probably used to hearing that you can't meet your goals without a budget. Turns out, that's not quite true.
If your grocery budget is all spent and you still need to eat, maybe it's time for a pantry challenge. It offers a way to clear the clutter out of the pantry, avoid food waste, and save money, all at the same time.
Which site should you use to sell off the contents of your closets? That depends on what you have to sell and on which is a higher priority for you: convenience or cost. Here's how the two biggest players, Amazon and eBay, stack up.
Many colleges across the country offer cheap or even free classes for senior citizens - some just to audit, others for credit. Here is a look at some of the many opportunities you can find across the country.
The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), provides low-cost health coverage to kids whose families can’t easily afford health care but aren’t poor enough to qualify for Medicaid. Could it help your family?
If you're sticking with a job you don't like much because you need the money, think about this: chances are, your job isn’t bringing in as much money as you think it is. Here's how to figure it out.
If the thought of having your identity stolen is scary, it’s doubly scary to imagine it happening to your kids. Here’s what you need to know about how to protect them.