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Does employer match count toward 401(k) limit?, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

There's a limit on your 401(k) contributions, but your employer's don't count toward that limit.

California home of NFL star Terrell Owens for sale, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

Don't hold out for this one. Owens is selling his gigantic home and his gigantic shoe collection.

7 ways to wipe out your debt, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

If you're tired of being a slave to creditors, here's a plan to help you break free.

Avoid these 5 dumbest mobile banking moves, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

Be as smart with your banking data as you are with your cash. Shield yourself from thieves.

Why did I get burned on my house fire claim?, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

A trust that saves on taxes could wind up being costly at home insurance claim time.

9 cash-saving strategies that pay big bucks, Mon, 06 Jul 2015

Cutting expenses can pay big dividends if you invest the savings and let them compound.

9 ways to go to college for free, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

There are ways to sidestep college tuition. Find one that works for you.

Use a Coverdell account for children's education, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

This education savings account helps you save for schooling from kindergarten through college.

Sell to a 'buy your house for cash' biz?, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

Why would you sell your house, cheap, to a flipper when you could do better?

Why doesn't my gas mileage match EPA estimates?, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

A car's fuel economy rarely meets the EPA's results. Here's why it often falls short.

10 grocery savings secrets from insiders, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

Get the scoop on frugal food shopping from grocery store managers and other experts.

The 41 best cars for patriotic drivers in 2015, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

Thinking of buying a car? On July Fourth, buyers show their patriotism at dealerships.

Bankruptcy timeline: Rebuilding credit, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

Your credit will take a hit, but things might not be as bad as you expect.

What to do with savings bonds from childhood, Fri, 03 Jul 2015

You've matured, but maybe not those savings bonds you received as a kid.

What to do when the debt collector calls, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

Collection agencies are good at scaring people. But there are limits to what they can do.

Where will mortgage rates head next week?, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week -- and why.

CD rates for July 2, 2015, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

Here are the average CD rates from Bankrate's weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.

National mortgage rates for July 2, 2015, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

See rates from our survey of CDs, mortgages, home equity products, auto loans and credit cards.

Private mortgage insurance, or PMI: The basics, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

Bewildered by private mortgage insurance? We explain PMI.

Would a 'rapid rescore' help you get a mortgage?, Thu, 02 Jul 2015

To qualify for a home loan, sometimes you need to update your credit in a flash.