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A former TV movie critic goes public with his financial plight
The repayment rules for credit cards, mortgages and other loans
Take these steps if you're about to retire your home loan early
Why you need to watch your mail and be a patient shopper
A Pew study shows a rise in boomeranging despite the better economy
Money should be front and center when picking a school
You'll want to answer three key questions to decide whether it makes sense to become free and clear on your home
Compare yourself to other Americans in their 40s, 50s and 60s to see where you stack up
To answer that question, you’ll want to look at all the angles. Here’s how.
Larry Kotlikoff's ideas are unconventional, but so are the times
In many cases, yes — but make sure you know these 5 crucial rules before taking out a loan
It's time your adult children learned about budgeting, debt management and health insurance
Follow these tips to avoid getting slammed when your former spouse mismanages paying loans or credit cards
This type of loan can make your retirement more secure, but it doesn't come cheaply
After a psychiatrist discovered the root of my wild money problems, I began using four tools to keep things in check
You can't make up for lost time, so try these eight options
It's not what they're doing wrong, it's what they're not saying
Recent college grads aren't the only ones suffering from oppressive student loans
It provides protection, but maybe not the way you think
Living & Learning
A PBS series reunites people whose lives crossed at "pivotal moments"
This special report will cover topics around health care for older adults in rural areas
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