Personal Finance

How to Find Out What Your Car Is Worth

If you're trying to find the answer to the question "How much is my car worth?", start by checking out these sources.

5 Simple Retirement Planning Tips

Even if retirement is years away, it’s never too early to start planning your dream retirement. Start with these 5 simple retirement planning tips.

The Best Way to Win College Scholarships

Most kids need help funding that next level of education: college. We'll try to help by looking at the best ways to win college scholarships.

How to Pay for College in 5 Steps

You not only have to prepare for college educationally, but also financially. Here's some pointers on how to pay for college.

How to Apply for a Credit Card and Win

We show you how to tackle the plastic game with these four steps about how to apply for a credit card and win.

Credit Cards for No Credit: That’s Not an Oxymoron

"Credit cards for no credit" -- it sounds silly to those with credit, but it's a real hurdle for people that haven't established credit yet. That's all right. We've got some tips to help.

Best Credit Cards to Have in Your Wallet

The best credit cards to have in your wallet will have features such as low rates, low fees and attractive reward programs.

What Are the New 2014 Tax Brackets?

To figure out how much federal income tax you owe, you need to know your taxable income, your filing status and the 2014 tax brackets

How to Ask for a Raise

Nervous about that long-needed talk about a higher salary? We can guide you through how to ask for a raise.

Is Debt Consolidation Right for You?

A debt consolidation credit card or home equity loan may mean lower monthly payments, but they come with risks.

How to Find Credit Cards for Bad Credit

Looking for credit cards for bad credit? Don't just settle because you think you can only achieve the worst -- review several offers and see if one can actually fit some of your needs.

3 Features of the Best Cash Back Credit Cards

The best cash back credit cards offer things such as bigger rewards for certain purchases, bonus incentives and easy redemption systems.

5 Tips for Choosing the Best Credit Cards

If you have good credit, you can take advantage of the rewards programs and low interest rates offered by the best credit cards.

Is Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Right for My Business?

Chapter 11 bankruptcy is typically used by a business to restructure its debt and return the company to profitability. Here's what you need to know about this kind of bankruptcy.

Should I File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

If your debt is piling up and you are being hounded by creditors, you may be considering personal bankruptcy. Here's what you need to know about this option.

5 Bad Credit Cards to Ditch Now

When you are looking through credit card offers, especially credit cards for poor credit, you may come across a few that seem like a good deal. But there are some terrible deals available, too.

How to Pay Off Credit Cards in 5 Steps

Whether you are coming too close to a maximum debt level, worried about wasting money on interest charges, or want to clean up your credit history, you can work at paying off credit cards in five steps.

Choosing Between Whole and Term Life Insurance

As you consider your life insurance options, you'll quickly find there are two choices -- term life insurance and whole life insurance. Here's what you need to know about each.

5 Tips to Work from Home and Wow the Boss

Even though you work from home, these tips can make sure your colleagues see you as a valuable member of the team.

Understanding the Benefits of Renter’s Insurance

Renters need a policy to protect their belongings in the event of theft, fire or natural disaster. Enter renter's insurance.