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5 ways Brexit is having an impact on U.S. consumers

Britain's brush-off to the EU means a stronger dollar, lower mortgage rates and more.Read more

Is it smarter to buy a home before marriage or after?

You want to have an answer to this question before you start picking out curtains. Read more

10 biggest billionaire winners and losers from Brexit

After the British vote to leave the EU, billionaires worldwide lost nearly $200 billion.Read more

7 major life events with big consequences

There are tax implications -- some good, some not so great -- for life's milestones.Read more

Get these 5 killer kitchens for less

These luxe kitchens might inspire you to create your own chef's dream.Read more

Live in 1 of these 10 cities for a fabulous retirement

These are the best places when you're ready to stop working and start living it up.Read more

The 6 home projects that pay off most at resale

You won't find kitchen remodels on the list, but these fixes won't be a waste of money.Read more

The real Hamilton: His banking rivalry lives on

This tale has it all: Treachery, hollow tree trunks, bank mergers and a Broadway smash.Read more

Build your investment ladder with corporate bonds

It's easy to ladder corporate bonds, and they provide a better yield than CDs.Read more

This fun tool picks your perfect retirement cities

Choose what matters to you (Sunshine? Arts?), and we'll show you where to retire.Read more

How to avoid these 4 common mortgage mistakes

Lots of people waste money when they get home loans. Don't repeat their mistakes.Read more

The 10 worst cities for your retirement years

Factors such as costs, crime and cold make these less-than-ideal places for seniors.Read more

1 great chart for comparing cities for retirement

See how cities size up for climate, culture and other factors important to seniors.Read more

How we picked the best and worst cities for retirement

We used a slew of statistics to find the most and least favorable spots for seniors.Read more

Blogs

Fatality prompts investigation into Tesla Autopilot system

The feds are investigating the 2015 Tesla Model S after a fatal crash in which the car's Autopilot system appears to have failed. Read more

Home equity rates for Friday, July 1

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Friday, July 1

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Friday, July 1

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates fall: July 1

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Bad idea: Lying on a personal loan application

A lender might not check your inflated income claim on a personal loan application, but that doesn't mean it's OK to say you earn more than you do. That's fraud, and it can have real consequences.Read more

Air bag update: Stop driving these cars NOW

The government warns owners of certain older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving those cars immediately because of high-risk air bags. Read more

IRS outlines new ways to fight tax fraud

The 2017 tax filing season is still 6 months away, but the IRS is already making plans to fight tax identity theft and refund fraud that it expects to see next year.Read more

Refinance rates for Thursday, June 30

If you're thinking about refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Wells Fargo rates and news for Thursday, June 30

Wells Fargo's rates are remaining competitive on mortgages, auto loans and credit cards.Read more

Home equity rates for Thursday, June 30

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Best credit card rates for Thursday, June 30

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates in San Francisco, California

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in the San Francisco Bay Area.Read more

Mortgage rates in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Philadelphia. Read more

Mortgage rates rise: June 30

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates in Los Angeles, California

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in Los Angeles.Read more

Mortgage rates in New York, New York

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in New York metro. Read more

Mortgage rates in Houston, Texas

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Houston.Read more

Mortgage rates in Miami, Florida

See weekly updated mortgage rates in Miami for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loan.Read more

Mortgage rates in Washington, DC

Here are the weekly updated mortgage rates for Washington, D.C., including the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loans.Read more

Mortgage rates in Dallas, Texas

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Dallas. Read more

Mortgage rates in Chicago, Illinois

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Chicago. Read more

Mortgage rates in Boston, Massachusetts

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Boston. Read more

Mortgage rates in Atlanta, Georgia

See this week's mortgage rates in Atlanta for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loans.Read more

Mortgage rates in Phoenix, Arizona

See weekly updated mortgage rates in Phoenix for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loan.Read more

Biggest US banks ace latest stress test

The Fed put banks it considers "systemically important" through a torturous stress test. The good news? Your bank probably passed.Read more

Brexit drives mortgage refinancing boomlet

Lenders say they have seen an increase in refinance applications since the United Kingdom voted to exit the European Union.Read more

Wal-Mart takes aim at a Prime target

Wal-Mart is offering a free 2-day shipping, in an apparent challenge to Amazon Prime.Read more

Brexit pushes already-low gas prices down

Gas prices have fallen since the vote by the United Kingdom to exit the European Union last week.Read more

Home equity rates for Wednesday, June 29

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Wednesday, June 29

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available. Read more

Best credit card rates for Wednesday, June 29

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates drop: June 29

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Some CDs are made to be broken

Long-term CD yields may not be great historically, but they can still offer a way to scrape out extra yield without too much pain if you have to break them.Read more

43M Americans to travel July 4 weekend

A record number of Americans will be heading out of town this Independence Day, according to AAA.Read more

VW to settle emissions allegations for $15B

As part of the 2 settlements, Volkswagen will spend up to $14.7 billion to customers.Read more

Baby boomers’ 2016 birthday gift to IRS

Baby boomers start turning 70 1/2 this year, but it's the IRS that will be getting the gifts when boomers start taking taxable required distributions from retirement accounts.Read more

6 Fourth of July travel trends

This Independence Day, many Americans will be hitting the road and enjoying our country's parks and barbecue, among other national treasures.Read more

Wells Fargo rates and news for Tuesday, June 28

Wells Fargo's rates are remaining competitive on mortgages, auto loans and credit cards.Read more

Home equity rates for Tuesday, June 28

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Tuesday, June 28

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Tuesday, June 28

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic. Read more

Mortgage rates fall: June 28

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

So you’ve got money in a British bank

Those with deposits in U.S. subsidiaries of British banks may be a little stressed watching the drama of Brexit unfold, but your money is probably going to be OK.Read more

Supreme Court punts on consumer issues

A more cautious court concluded its term on Monday with one seat still vacant. Read more

Home equity rates for Monday, June 27

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Monday, June 27

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Monday, June 27

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Monday, June 27

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

How you can profit from the Brexit drama

In good times and bad, there are always moneymaking opportunities for consumers, borrowers, investors and savers.Read more

Brexit may strain job markets in US, UK

The impact of Brexit could strain job markets in the United Kingdom and the United States.Read more

6 numbers that explain Brexit’s impact

When crazy events hit the world markets, you need to take a breath and look at the numbers. Here are some of the big ones for the Brexit vote.Read more

Because of Brexit, don’t check your 401(k)!

Don't get too freaked over Wall Street's reaction to Britain's vote to leave the EU. Read more

Travel after Brexit could become cheaper

With the British exit from the EU, you'll find travel deals in the U.K. and EU, but don't expect a fire sale on hotel rooms, airfares and pricey restaurants. Read more

Social media explodes over Brexit

Social media users take time to reflect on the British exit referendum -- and also post memes.Read more

Post-Brexit, here’s how to pay in the UK

How can you best be sure you're taking full advantage of Brexit-influenced pricing? Use your credit card.Read more

Millennials, here’s what Brexit means for you

Britain's pending divorce from the EU could affect young Americans' travel plans and savings.Read more

Brexit means lock your mortgage rate ASAP

Lock your mortgage rate now because today's rate plunge might not last long. That's today's advice from mortgage brokers and loan officers.Read more

2 reasons Brexit is very bad news for savers

The fallout from Brexit won't stop at the U.K.'s shores. American savers will likely see a return to normal yields further delayed for these 2 big reasons.Read more

The Fed on Brexit: We’ve got this

The Federal Reserve is advising calm amid the Brexit brouhaha. Read more

Home equity rates for Friday, June 24

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Friday, June 24

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Friday, June 24

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Friday, June 24

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Brexit may hurt US exports, help interest rates

Voters in the United Kingdom have approved a referendum to leave the 28-nation European Union in a move that is sure to disrupt markets today and possibly longer. Read more

Same-sex marriage tax and estate planning tips

June 26 marks 1 year since the Supreme Court deemed same-sex marriages legal across the United States. Here are some tax and estate planning tips to help celebrate that anniversary.Read more

Look who takes out personal loans

About 60% of consumers who have taken out a personal loan self-identify as being in good or excellent financial health, according to a new survey. Read more

Wells Fargo rates and news for Thursday, June 23

Wells Fargo's rates are remaining competitive on mortgages, auto loans and credit cards.Read more

Home equity rates for Thursday, June 23

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements. Read more

Auto loan rates for Thursday, June 23

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Thursday, June 23

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic. Read more

Mortgage rates for Thursday, June 23

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Tesla makes bid to acquire SolarCity

Tesla Motors announces a bid to acquire SolarCity, a solar provider in which Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a majority stake.Read more

For every 10 new households formed, 6 homes are built. How’s that working out?

More than a million dwellings needed to be built last year just to keep up with the new households that were created. Yet only 620,000 new housing units were completed, meaning that the nation fell short by 430,000 homes. And that's just in 1 year. So says Laurie Goodman, codirector of the Urban Institute's HousingRead more

Home equity rates for Wednesday, June 22

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Wednesday, June 22

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Wednesday, June 22

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Wednesday, June 22

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

The best way to automate your savings

Automating your savings is a powerful way to hit your financial goals, but there are a few different flavors of automation available.Read more

Are you a college grad? Here’s why they offer you higher-rate credit cards

If you are a college graduate, you’re more likely to be offered a credit card with an annual fee and a higher initial interest rate than someone who didn’t finish high school.Read more

‘Star Trek’ actor’s death underscores importance of recall fixes

'Star Trek' actor Anton Yelchin died after being pinned by his runaway 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, which was under recall.Read more

Tax compliance costs $409 billion a year

Taxes take time to complete and that time costs a lot of money, around $409 billion, according to a recent Tax Foundation study.Read more

Yellen bracing for Brexit

The Federal Reserve boss says a British vote to leave the E.U. could rock the U.S. economy.Read more

Wells Fargo rates and news for Tuesday, June 21

Wells Fargo's rates are remaining competitive on mortgages, auto loans and credit cards. Read more

Home equity rates for Tuesday, June 21

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements. Read more

Auto loan rates for Tuesday, June 21

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Tuesday, June 21

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Tuesday, June 21

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

See if you have free tickets from Ticketmaster

A $45 million Ticketmaster settlement could mean free concerts for you. Read more

A nude selfie as loan collateral?

In financial transactions that more closely resemble a hostage-taking, desperate college women in China are reportedly turning over naked pictures as collateral for their loans.Read more

Home equity rates for Monday, June 20

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Monday, June 20

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Monday, June 20

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Monday, June 20

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Summer’s heating up. How about the economy?

Look out: A cooling trend could be on the way from Britain.Read more

Kia, Tesla top owner satisfaction survey

Kia ranks highest in the non-luxury category, while Tesla is tops among premium cars, according to AutoPacific's Vehicle Satisfaction Award. Read more

Home equity rates for Friday, June 17

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.Read more

Auto loan rates for Friday, June 17

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.Read more

Best credit card rates for Friday, June 17

It's a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.Read more

Mortgage rates for Friday, June 17

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it's a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

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