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Whether you filed your taxes months ago or are just finished your return, millions of Americans saw their 2013 tax bills go up.
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Paper Social Security benefits statements, which used to be mailed out every year and then fell victim to budget cuts, are going to make a partial comeback.
New industry-wide rules mean mortgage providers have to take a much keener interest in an applicant's regular outgoings People applying for a mortgage are facing tougher affordability checks which delve into their spending habits on outgoings ranging from childcare, travel and clothing to wine clubs and even a flutter on the horses.
Buying a home can be a stressful, complicated process, but the ladies at Central City Credit Union's Mortgage Center hope to build a better buying experience.
March 11, 2014 - Finding the best place to retire in is a little bit like looking for a mate.
As the end of the legislative session draws near, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to keep some of his priorities in mind.
When I present before local and national audiences on the subject of investing, I'm often asked where one can access useful information for neophyte investors that is not only unbiased and easy to understand, but also actionable.
Wisconsin's largest homegrown bank produced more earnings than expected in the first quarter of this year -- but its profits were still less than a year ago.
A Ware man has pleaded guilty to fraudulently collecting more than $50,000 in Social Security disability payments while working an $80,000-per-year job.
It may have been a love of cats or rock climbing that first gave shape to a quirky business idea but, for many entrepreneurs, the difference between success and failure of their dream company often comes down to the support and advice they've received from mentors.
The rise of Robo-advisors - start-ups that use algorithms to help investors create and manage their portfolios - is a trend to watch this year.
Chinese police hauled away dozens of workers Friday to break up a march on a factory complex targeted by tens of thousands of laborers striking against the world's largest maker of athletic shoes, while a government trade union said it would mediate the labor dispute.
The British love affair with home ownership is showing signs of cooling as many young people remain downbeat about their prospects of getting on the property ladder, a report has found.
Just like families sometimes overlook the middle kid, investors all too often pay attention to just the smallest and largest stocks.
On Wednesday, rails to be used by the new downtown streetcar were delivered to a staging area at 19th and Walnut streets.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages fell this week for the second straight week as the spring home-buying season begins.