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4 Reasons Why 'Smart Beta' is Dumb Active Management

Smart beta exchange-traded funds are trendy, but they have high fees and...

July 24, 2014 - Brett Carson - The Smarter Investor
Use Online Tools to Save Money on Groceries

Apps, websites and social media can point you toward the best deals. 

July 24, 2014 - Jon Lal - The Frugal Shopper
6 Types of Interviews and How to Nail Them

Here's how to prepare for whatever the interviewer throws at you.

July 24, 2014 - Marcelle Yeager - On Careers
The Difference Between Hard and Soft Credit Inquiries

Do you know which credit report inquiries lower your credit score?

July 24, 2014 - Jenna Lee - My Money
How Giving Up Cable TV Could Save Your Retirement

Ditching cable frees up cash to save for retirement and reduces your...

July 23, 2014 - David Ning - On Retirement
How to Coupon in Just One Hour a Week

Finding sales doesn’t have to eat up too much of your time.

July 23, 2014 - Karen Cordaway - The Frugal Shopper
11 Ways to Save Money at the Bar

Enjoy Margarita Mondays and Wine Wednesdays without stressing about the...

July 23, 2014 - Meg Favreau - My Money
5 Things to Look for in a Studio Apartment

Seek these features to give the illusion of a larger living space.

July 23, 2014 - Niccole Schreck - My Money
12 Baby Boomer Retirement Trends

The youngest baby boomers are turning 50 this year and the oldest have...

July 22, 2014 - Tom Sightings - On Retirement
The Best Time to Ace Work-Life Balance? On Vacation

Tips for having the best, most restful vacation possible.

July 22, 2014 - Robin Madell - On Careers
Portfolio Analysis: A Cost-Efficient $353,000 Retirement Plan

Mary's plan has too much risk, but it's inexpensive and has good...

July 22, 2014 - Ron DeLegge - The Smarter Investor
The 5 Things You Must Know About Yourself as an Employee

In a nutshell, you need to ask: What is the ideal environment for doing...

July 22, 2014 - Arnie Fertig - On Careers
Where to Buy Affordable Plus-Size Clothing

A variety of stores offer discounts on stylish dresses and outfits.

July 22, 2014 - Lisa Koivu - The Frugal Shopper
How to Save Money With Price Comparison Tools

You can be a smarter shopper, saving money and time.

July 22, 2014 - Susan Yoo-Lee - The Frugal Shopper
A Disturbing Look at the New Retirement

Some American workers have to work long past the traditional retirement...

July 22, 2014 - Kimberly Palmer - Alpha Consumer