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Do stocks and bonds make you yawn? Try these investments — if you can stomach the risk.
If you think your bank or credit union made a mistake, these agencies offer assistance.
These government-backed investments offer a risk-free way to save.
Lay away cash for an emergency or short-term goals with a money market mutual fund.
One of the most ubiquitous signs in the banking world is ‘Member FDIC.’ Here’s what it means.
Gold is the favorite hedge against inflation and economic instability, bar none.
As inflation concerns grow, take a look at Treasury inflation-protected securities.
Certificates of deposit offer fatter returns on your savings — but there’s a catch.
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Series I savings bonds also are protected against inflation.
Different types of savings vehicles provide access to your money and pay interest, too.