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What to Do Before 2014 Ends: A Financial Cheat Sheet

The holidays are a busy time of year — and expensive too. That's why it makes sense to take a break from the hubbub and look for some last-minute ways you can save money on your taxes. Here are the top moves to make: 1. Stuff money into...

How to Spend a Million Dollars

I read once that the typical windfall is spent within 18 months. No matter how big the inheritance, bonus, tax refund, lottery win, or lawsuit settlement, people think they're richer than they really are and the money is soon gone. I thought I...

What Do Millionaires Know That We Don’t?

Millionaires aren't exactly rare. One in 12 US households now has a net worth of $1 million or more not counting the value of their primary residence, according to the latest Spectrem Group survey. Yet myths about millionaires still abound:...

10 Maternity Leave Myths — What You Don’t Know Can Hurt

This week, the Supreme Court heard the case of Peggy Young, who says she was forced into unpaid leave from her UPS job in 2006 — because she was pregnant. Young reportedly presented a note from her doctor saying that given her pregnancy, she...

The Holidays Are Prime Time for ID Theft

Our shopping habits put us at greater risk for identity theft during the holidays. We’re doing more shopping online, using our debit cards more frequently, and even applying for new lines of credit to snap up special offers. This all leads to one...

What Banks Can Learn From Women

Yesterday, DailyWorth founder Amanda Steinberg and the FCS hosted a panel for financial services executives about how banks lack clarity when it comes to women. And clearly they need our help: 73 percent of surveyed women have said they feel...

5 Apps Changing the Way We Spend Money

When my grandmother lived in New York City in the 1940s, she paid 10 cents to ride the subway and complained about the cost. In the 1950s, she started using tokens (which cost a whopping 15 cents) — a nifty change in how she purchased...

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