Q&A: What should I do if I'm the victim of identity theft?Be prepared to do these 4 things right away.
Q&A: Can a spouse claim benefits if their spouse committed suicide?That depends on a couple of scenarios.
When disaster strikes...strike back.
Q&A: What should I do if I'm the victim of identity theft?Know the 4 steps
Q&A: What happens to a bank loan in the event of a death?The answer depends on whether there were any co-signers against the debt.
Q&A: Does credit card debt transfer to your children after death?This question highlights one of the top reasons why you have credit in your name only.
February 13, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Married Americans over the age of 50 are splitting up at a record pace, and that presents them with a unique number of problems and challenges.
According to a...
February 8, 2013
NEW YORK (BankingMyWay) — What’s the No. 1 consumer scam victimizing Americans these days?
Chalk up one vote for...
February 7, 2013
Much of this year’s political news will center on arguing about and preparing for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as the ACA or...
February 5, 2013
It’s tough enough looking for a job without being scammed by con artists and financial fraud artists, but that’s exactly what’s happening...
February 5, 2013
The Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale always seems to sneak up on us. Having an emergency fund makes sure we have available cash to fund our impulse buying spree! Ok, maybe that’s what we want to use it for, but you can’t.
An emergency fund is...
January 31, 2013
When Shirlee Smith left one of her four daughters out of her will, she was not trying to be mean.
The Pasadena, California, resident says the 44-year-old daughter she disinherited is a college graduate and has a good job and a husband whose...
January 30, 2013
Investing is like fertilizer that makes your savings grow faster.
These three questions will help you decide if you’re ready for investing:
1: Will you have enough...
January 29, 2013
Not necessarily, but there are some specific moves that can ensure that most assets pass automatically to the spouse. Everything that can be titled jointly -- as in that unwieldy phrase, “joint tenants with rights of survivorship” or JTWROS --...
January 28, 2013
There is not a parent of young children who does not agonize over this decision. Outside of you and your spouse, there is never a perfect choice. One parent thinks his sister would be perfect, even if she lives in a commune outside of Reno. The...
January 21, 2013
Unfortunately, a lot of people have had their home foreclosed. However, some take the right steps in dealing with a home that is in foreclosure, while others don't. Suze Orman shares her advice on what NOT to do if your home is in foreclosure...