Today is the final day to file your federal tax extension. An estimated 15 million people this year requested an extension when it came time to file their taxes on April 15. "There were a lot more extensions
A longtime investor called out the famed "Oracle of Omaha" on his way out the door. David Rolfe -- the chief investment officer of a St. Louis-based investment firm, Wedgewood Partners, which manages billion
Is F.I.R.E. movement’s extreme savings trend a good way to retire early? A personal-finance trend called F.I.R.E. is gaining ground amongst millennials. F.I.R.E. stands for "Financial Independence Retire
Housing market is going up but starting to fade: Robert Shiller The threat of a recession has been a prominent discussion in the media over the past few months. Economist and “Narrative Economics” author
America’s homeless crisis is intensifying, but entirely fixable, according to the leader of a public-private partnership whose mission is to end homelessness in Santa Clara County, California. After speaking
Millennials have often been famed for investing in methods of instant gratification to accompany their busy lifestyles. Now, the generation has cracked into the health care industry, changing the way visit
Would you be willing to save 75 percent of your income in order to retire by the age of 30? That’s the premise of the F.I.R.E. movement -- which stands for Financial Independence, Retire Early. Participants
Between the United Auto Workers strike of General Motors and another by Kaiser Permanente workers that was narrowly avoided when they reached an agreement with the company, unions seem to be having a Americans’
Are you at risk of outliving your retirement savings? Many Americans are making their money go a little further by retiring overseas, and there are some perks beyond pure affordability. About seven in
A recent survey showed more than half of U.S. investors have provided or currently provide financial assistance, personal assistance or both to their adult children or extended family members -- and that's
The Securities and Exchange Commission took emergency action against the company behind the messaging app Telegram on Friday to stop it from moving ahead with an unregistered digital token offering that
For frequent United Airlines fliers, the distance flown will no longer matter in how the airline calculates passengers' qualifications for "Premier" member status. Currently, MileagePlus members can qualify
Average American sees $19,800 as a 'life-changing' sum of money When it comes to buying life insurance, should the coverage amount be based solely on current earnings? I have good reason to believe my
With U.S. economic growth continuing for the longest time ever and unemployment recently hitting a 50-year low, it seems to be as good a time as any to be looking for a new job. But the U.S. is a large
Shop a lot at Walmart? A new credit card with a digital-first approach could be giving you money back on purchases plus other rewards. The retail giant partnered with Capital One for two new cards, the
A handful of states that do not tax income have gotten an increasing amount of interest – and new residents – after the new tax law capped state and local tax (SALT) deductions at $10,000. Residents from
The Social Security Administration announced on Thursday that benefits will increase by 1.6% in 2020, which senior advocacy groups say is not enough to keep up with the rising costs of goods and services.
There was a near mutiny earlier this week aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line experience went afoul. For the approximately 2,000 people aboard the Norwegian Spirit, for what was supposed to be a luxury "mystical,
What does it take to achieve success? College football legend Bob Stoops says: No excuses. “You either succeed and win or you don’t … At the end of the day, there’s a lot of good excuses out there but
The average 30-year fixed rate for a mortgage fell to one of the lowest rates of the year earlier this week, and that has led to a surge in mortgage applications. The 30-year mortgage dropped to 3.57%,
The demand for vacation homes is surging as falling mortgage rates give U.S. homeowners the confidence to splurge on beach houses and mountain retreats, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Passengers on 14-day Norwegian Spirit cruise have had enough of their "holiday from hell" and are furious about canceled stops and poor conditions. The angry travelers lashed out on camera, hounding Norwegian
Social Security beneficiaries are in for a smaller cost of living adjustment (COLA) in 2020. The average beneficiaries’ check will increase 1.6 percent, the Social Security Administration said on Thursday.
Young people are spearheading mental health awareness at the workplace. About half of millennials and 75 percent of Gen Zers have quit their jobs for mental health reasons, according to a new study conducted