Saving for a house could get you a tax break

If you're watching home prices head north and wonder how you'll ever come up with a down payment, your state might have a way to help. Enter so-called "first-time home buyer savings accounts." Various state legislatures...

This Is The Most Important Number To Know When You Shop For A House

Home buyers are obsessed with numbers ― unfortunately, it’s often the wrong ones. They tend to focus on the price of a house and generally pay little or no attention to the interest rate...

It’s Official: Millennials Are Going Into Debt Over Their Social Lives

We all have those friends (or random social media acquaintances) who are always jet-setting on a fabulous vacation, eating at the hottest restaurants, wearing the latest fashions and are all-around living a #blessed life. How...

White House Probing Huge Loans to Kushner’s Family Firm

White House officials are looking into whether $500 million in loans that went to Trump administration senior adviser Jared Kushner's family real estate company may have spurred ethics or criminal law violations, according to...

Trump: We’re ‘very, very close’ on a tax deal

Senate and House negotiators are very close to a deal on compromise legislation to overhaul the nation’s tax code, President Donald Trump said Wednesday, teeing up a push by Republicans to get the bill...

GOP Senator Implies Those Who Aren’t Millionaires Waste Money On ‘Booze, Women’

In an astonishing defense of dropping “death taxes” for individual estates worth more than $5.5 million, GOP Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley implied that people not currently affected by that tax are “spending every darn...

Senate Passes Massive Tax Cuts For The Rich In Middle Of The Night

Wasn’t this supposed to be for the middle class? When Donald Trump was elected president last year, a sweeping rewrite of the tax code was one of his top priorities. Throughout the campaign, Trump said he...

How to find a college that will get you the best salary

Here are ways to run the numbers to find the best fit Choosing a college means balancing a lot of priorities and figuring out which matters most. Does a good location matter more than a...

A new way to pay: the shopping loan

Tempting loans could lead consumers to overspend “Will that be cash, credit card or personal loan?” The next time you shop online, you may be offered a new way to pay — a personal loan with...

President threatens ‘bad actors’ as he declares opioid emergency

This column provides a daily update on key presidential actions as well as comments, whether spoken aloud or on Twitter, by President Trump. Like the stock market, the deadline for Trump Today action is...

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