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Which debts can be discharged in bankruptcy?

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Filing bankruptcy does have some debt exclusions, but these bills and loans are usually covered.

Video: How to qualify for a mortgage

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Getting a mortgage has become harder. Be prepared to go under the lender's microscope.

The red flags of financial infidelity

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Is your partner secretly piling up debt? Look for signs of financial funny business.

Long live cash: Why paper will never die

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Though we carry less paper money, cash still has a place as a form of payment.

Saving to make your grandkids millionaires

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Want to turn a nest egg into a fortune? Savings and compounding interest are the keys.

How to figure tax on sale of rental property

Bankrate.com, Tue, 22 Jul 2014

You need to hire a professional to make sure your tax liability is calculated correctly.

Consumers on financial security: Video

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

How did Americans respond when asked where to invest money that isn't needed for 10 years?

FHA loan could help cash-strapped borrower

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Can't buy your dream home? An FHA loan has more forgiving underwriting standards.

July 2014 Financial Security Index charts

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

These charts highlight key findings from July's Financial Security Index.

Survey: Financial security improves in July

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Comfort with job security, debt and net worth help lift Americans' feelings on finances.

A surge on Wall Street; a shrug on Main Street

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Despite a surge in stocks, snake-bitten consumers are steering clear of Wall Street.

Will states solve America's retirement crisis?

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Several states may offer retirement savings vehicles for private sector workers.

How investing changes after middle age

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

The way you invest should change in middle age and throughout retirement, one expert says.

Does home insurance outlive the homeowner?

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

The family of a deceased property owner may need to take action to sustain coverage.

She's out: Heidi Klum's house is for sale

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Klum is saying "Auf Wiedersehen!" to this Los Angeles mansion.

Blogger insurance: Coverage from post to post

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

If you blog, you can be sued for millions. So, consider a special liability policy.

What it takes to borrow against home equity

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

As home values rise, more owners are able to use their houses as piggy banks.

Video: Reviewing an insurance policy

Bankrate.com, Mon, 21 Jul 2014

Not sure when to review your insurance policy? Experts share their thoughts on when to do so.

Video: When to buy an airline ticket

Bankrate.com, Sun, 20 Jul 2014

Before you take off, land the best deal on your airfare.

Mortgage rates are on a long, tranquil vacation

Bankrate.com, Sun, 20 Jul 2014

It's more like mortgages are on a staycation. They've hardly stirred in weeks.