Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, October 06, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner ·

If you’ve made at least one really bad financial decision during your lifetime, you’re not alone. In fact, 67 percent of U.S. adults, defined by their income to be middle-class, admitted in one recent survey that they’d made such errors. Nearly half, 47 percent, acknowledged that they’d made two or more bad decisions. The median

Thursday, June 21, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner ·

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants consumers to share their money mistakes for others to learn from.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 4:02 pm
By Sheyna Steiner ·

The best way to ensure that your retirement portfolio consistently grows is not through complicated and arcane investing schemes but simply by putting money into your retirement account on a regular basis. The second best way is to take the free money from your employer in the form of matching contributions if you are lucky