Top 10 Smartest States for Financial Literacy
WalletHub ranked these smart states based on two categories: knowledge and education; and planning and daily habits.
Senators Vow More Work on Housing After Voting to Wind Down Fannie, Freddie
Members of the Senate Banking Committee said they’d keep working to overhaul the housing finance system after casting a narrow vote to advance the bill.
15 Cheapest Colleges With Best Job Value
Keeping tuition costs low makes a degree a better investment. Here are 15 affordable colleges whose graduates earn high salaries.
20 Best & Worst States for Taxpayer Value
WalletHub’s study factors in infrastructure, education, health and three other categories of state government services.
What’s Your State’s Dividend Income Tax?
Some states collect no extra tax on top of the federal dividend income tax, while some add an additional levy as high as 13.3%.
GOP Jumps on Minimum Wage Job-Loss Report
The CBO report said boosting the minimum wage may cost as many as 500,000 people their jobs.
Northern States at Top, Southern States Bottom, in Income Security
The number of Americans living paycheck to paycheck reaches farther up the income scale than stereotypes might suggest.
Focus Draws $1B UBS Breakaway Team
Raymond James tweets its recruiting news, as Morgan Stanley and UBS share their latest advisor deals.
Best & Worst States for Fiscal Health
The Mercatus Center ranked the states using four measures of short- and long-term financial health.
Yellen Confirmed by Senate to Become Fed Chairman
Yellen, who will replace Bernanke after Jan. 31, will be the first woman to head the central bank in its 100-year history.