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More than ever, the US government is giving away money in the form of tax cuts and incentives. Find out how you can get thousands from the government. more...

- - Personal Taxes

You've heard about the "Economic Stimulus Package" recently signed into law. What does it mean for you? more...

- - Personal Finance

Looking for ways to save money and tighten your belt these days? Check out our list of simple tips to stretch each dollar a little further. more...

- - Personal Finance

No one likes to think about losing a spouse, but it's important to be prepared for unfortunate circumstances. Being unprepared only makes a difficult situation more difficult. Talk to your spouse now so you're both prepared in the event of a tragedy. more...

- - Personal Finance

You know your credit score is important, but do you know how important? Your credit score can impact many areas of your life, from interest rates to employment. Understand the importance of knowing your credit score. more...

- - Personal Finance

Ads promising to eliminate your debt or fix your credit are everywhere. But not all debt consolidation companies are legit. How can you tell who to trust? more...

- - Personal Finance

Are you facing foreclosure on your home? You may think there's not much you can do to avoid it. But, what you don't know is that there are alternatives to foreclosure. more...

- - Personal Finance

Almost a million Americans across the country have filed for bankruptcy in the last year. Are you in danger? more...

- - Bankruptcy

Everyone wants to retire at 65, but most Americans' retirement plans won't afford that luxury. Check out our tips to make sure you're on the right path. more...

- - Personal Finance

Oh, it's great to be a landlord. You collect rent from tenants who adore you, you please your financial planner, you form lasting friendships and your phone only rings between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Unless a unit's hot water heater breaks in the middle of January. Or the sewer system explodes over the weekend you're in Maui. Or a tenant decides to start an indoor drum circle. Once you understand your legal responsibilities in the landlord-tenant relationship, you can better avoid any potential problems. more...

- - Running Your Business