Credit card rewards such as discounted travel and cash back can help take some of the sting out of your holiday budget.
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The Huntsman family just made a $150 million gift for mental health research and care. The father had concentrated his donations on cancer research.
The cards, to be issued by some banks, will let customers use their chosen names. The goal is to avoid potential bias.
Fighting over the family assets is usually about far more than that. Money is often how we keep a tally of love, approval and fairness.
Research shows that one of the most important differences between those who maintain their wealth and those who don’t is communication.
A member of one of the nation’s wealthiest families is a rare example of someone who speaks relatively openly about money.
Finding the balance between financial security and enjoying life is tricky. Here are some suggestions for how to do it.
Helping with their finances before a crisis erupts is a smart move, but a tricky one. Experts suggest some strategies that work.
While helping to support young adults might seem like the compassionate choice, it can often do more harm than good.
No matter how difficult, honest financial conversations among family members are almost always the best choice. Here are some ways to do it.
Those expensive vacations and costly college educations may not be as hard-earned as you thought.
Estimates vary, but government agencies have tens of billions of dollars’ worth of bank accounts, insurance policies and other forgotten holdings.
Careful documentation and communication with loved ones are key.
Wealth coaches and financial advisers talk about how to avoid some uncomfortable situations.
Make sure you know how much you owe and to whom. Then, look at your payment options.
The endowment model and the 60/40 split offer different risks and returns. Investors should examine the pros and cons before embracing either strategy.
Low rates don’t help much if you can’t get a loan or can’t afford a home.
The sharing economy has made it possible to be even more demanding, on demand. We tested apps for when you need a swim, a nap, a boat or a foodie experience.
It’s promoted as a way to gain independence and build wealth, but entrepreneurs need to know what they are getting into first.
Are you an artist who dislikes dealing with the financial part of your work? Think of profit as a form of permission.