7 Times You Don't Have to Give Your Social Security Number

Confused woman with phone

A lot of people may ask for your Social Security number, but not all of them are entitled to it.

full story

7 Retirement Splurges That Are Worth Every Penny

Mature woman holding dog at home

These expenses in retirement are worth the cost and will make your golden years more enjoyable. Go ahead, you deserve it!

full story

Ask the Readers: How Much Do You Spend on Your Hobbies?

Man spending money on golfing

Tell us how much you spend on your hobbies and we'll enter you in a drawing to win a $20 Amazon Gift Card!

full story

10 Signs You're No Longer a Personal Finance Rookie

Young woman with a piggy bank

Are you still trying to get ahead of the personal finance game? Well, you may be doing a whole lot better than you think.

full story

6 Reasons You're Still Struggling to Pay Bills

Man and woman with financial problem

You're making decent money and not obviously wasting it. So why are you still on thin ice by bill-paying day?

full story

Latest articles

10 Red Flags to Look Out for When Renting Your First Apartment

Renting your first apartment can be like navigating a minefield. Know the warning signs to make sure you don't sign a lease to a pit of despair.

2-Minute Read: What You Need to Know About FICO Scores

Here's everything you need to know about FICO scores, and it'll only take you two minutes to read.

Best Money Tips: Things That Medicare Doesn't Cover

Today we found articles things that Medicare doesn’t cover, how to make a perfect roasted chicken, and simple ways to cut moving costs.

More latest articles

20 Ways to Make Family Camping Easy

A family camping trip might sound like a chaotic adventure, but there lots are ways to make it effortless and fun.

Best Deals for Friday 05/25

AppleRound Space Hopper Ball with Air Pump, 65% OFF, and more...

SAVE up to 75% OFF COOFIT Lady Purses and Handbags Little Bow Leisure, and more...

Charcoal Grill 17in with Steel Cooking Grate, SAVE 62% OFF, and more...

8 Fun Facts About Credit Cards

Your monthly credit card statement may not offer much joy, but these fascinating credit card facts are pure fun.

Best Money Tips: High-Paying Careers That Don't Require a College Degree

Today we found articles on high-paying careers that don’t require a college degree, side hustles you can do on the go, and foods you should never eat on a plane.

5 Caribbean Destinations That Aren't in the Hurricane Belt

Planning a trip to the Caribbean but worried about hurricane season? Luckily, these destinations are actually outside of the hurricane belt.

5 Questions to Ask Before Sending Your Child to Private School

Not sure if private school is right for your child? Get the answers to these questions before you decide.

7 Modern Ways to Balance Your Checkbook

It's no longer necessary to pore over that ledger and paper bank statement. You can "balance your checkbook" the modern way.

More latest articles

The 5 Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers

Keeping your speaker dry while at the beach isn't easy, but it can be. Get any of these waterproof Bluetooth speakers and you'll be able to blast those tunes all summer long.

50 Hobbies You Can Start for $0

Getting involved in a hobby is a fulfilling and fun way to spend your free time. And it doesn't have to cost anything! Somewhere on this list is your next hobby — no investment necessary.

Best Deals for Thursday 05/24

Stainless Steel Straight Edge Razor with 100 Premium Blades, 57% OFF, and more...

SAVE 60% OFF MalloMe Premium Marshmallow Roasting Sticks Set of 5, and more...

4-in-1 Facial Cleansing Brush Waterproof Spin Brush, SAVE 54% OFF, and more...

Join Our Tweetchat on Thursday 5/24, 12pm PST/3pm EST for a Chance to Win $300 in Prizes!

Topic: How America Saves for College! Join our conversation with Sallie Mae for chance to win Amazon gift cards! Use #WBChat and #HowAmericaSaves to participate!

Best Deals for Wednesday 05/23

Personal Home Blender, Included Travel Sport Bottle & Lid, 66% OFF, and more...

SAVE 60% OFF BioBidet Premium Non-electric Bidet Seat, and more...

Indoor Super Absorbs Mud Doormat PVC Backing Non Slip, SAVE 60% OFF, and more...

14 Ways to Allergy-Proof Your Home

Allergy season has arrived. Is your home ready?

How to Solve These 6 Problems Your Heirs Could Have With Your Estate

If you have a will, you're ahead of most Americans — but don't pat yourself on the back just yet. Your heirs may still encounter some challenges.

My 5 Favorite Budget Summer Destinations for 2018

I've spent a lot of time traveling the world, but these five affordable destinations are my favorites.

Best Money Tips: How to Treat Sunburned Eyes

Today we found articles on how to treat sunburned eyes, mistakes to avoid before a long flight, and cheap but amazing organization ideas.

What Happens to a Student Credit Card After You Graduate?

Getting a credit card in college is a great way to build credit when you're young. But what should you do with the card after you graduate?