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Can you dump your tax records now?

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Don't drown under tons of old tax forms. Here are the best ways to organize your records.

5 ways to grow an emergency fund

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Can you save for a rainy day without slipping? Follow these tips to stay on track.

For PITI's sake: Mortgage acronyms defined

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Think HUD-1 is what a quarterback says? Learn the definitions for 17 mortgage acronyms.

8 pitfalls to avoid with an inherited IRA

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Your aunt left you a fortune. You can lose a big chunk of it to taxes if you're not careful.

6 highest-paid Major League Baseball players

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

These baseball stars have hit grand slams when it comes to MLB contracts.

Video: Why do I need an umbrella policy?

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

If you don't have adequate insurance, you won't be protected in the event of a costly accident.

Which school expenses are covered by 529 plan?

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Do your homework to find out which costs qualify for payment using a 529 plan.

How do I pay off $7,500 in credit card debt?

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

You have a few options to cut your credit card debt, each with its own pros and cons.

You missed the Obamacare deadline. Now what?

Bankrate.com, Wed, 16 Apr 2014

The enrollment season has finally ended. What if you still need health insurance?

Time's up! It's tax deadline day

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

No more excuses. Send something to the IRS today, or face the consequences. Here's how.

Victim of spouse abuse in filing status quandary

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

You can't file as head of household this year, but you may do so in future years.

How to deal with a shady debt collector

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

When a debt collection agency makes these illegal threats, take this step to end the calls.

Why polarizing brands won't make you rich

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

A professor says "love-it or hate-it" brands offer less risk for today's investor.

Top 10 housing markets for 1st-time homebuyers

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Check out these hot markets for rookie buyers as the homebuying season warms up.

Insurance for sharing cars and homes

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Does insurance protect frugal travelers who rent strangers' cars and homes?

Finding the perfect mortgage

Bankrate.com, Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Like trying to squeeze into the right pair of pants, you need to find a mortgage that fits you.

Tax bill too big? IRS offers payment options

Bankrate.com, Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Can't come up with the cash to pay your tax bill? The IRS takes your money in different ways.

Protect yourself from buying a lemon of a home

Bankrate.com, Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Buying a lousy house leaves a sour taste in your mouth. Sweeten the deal.

Anxious about the mortgage process? Start here

Bankrate.com, Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Yes, getting a mortgage takes work. It's not impossible (if your credit's good).

Mortgage rates may trend higher in 2014

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

A professor says mortgage rates and home prices may continue to climb in 2014.