Student loan borrowers with a co-signee are finding they must immediately pay the loan in full if the relative dies.
Some student loan borrowers who had a parent or grandparent co-sign the note are finding that they must immediately pay the loan in full if the relative dies. Read more »
Small businesses want a higher minimum wage, even though they may be getting more loans. Read more »
I’m a landlord, and if I had my choice between a tenant with no debt and no credit score and someone with a high credit score but lots of debt, I’d take the one who has no debt in a... Read more »
Assistant U.S. Attorney Abed Hammoud picked up the phone one day to find a caller who had a great discount for Dish Network. The pitch sounded pretty good; all Hammoud had to do was pay up front... Read more »
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday a new $150 million program designed to provide investment capital to help small agriculture-related start-up business in rural areas with cash needed to expand. Read more »
In recent years, Salt Lake City has attracted positive attention for having an environment conducive to start-up businesses and career growth. But that could change if the city can’t keep... Read more »
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau estimated in 2013 that outstanding student loans have swelled to over $1.2 trillion. Read more »
If you’re looking for things to help you survive the apocalypse, you’re talking about food and water. But if you want rational, well-reasoned investments, you need to look at growth... Read more »
I applied for disability benefits, but was denied. I’d like to appeal. Can I do it online? Read more »
Retirement assets at the end of 2013 were the highest on record, a strong indication that many savers have seen their investment accounts bounce back from the financial crisis of 2008 when the... Read more »
America's annual tax reckoning is here once again and for many who have yet to file their federal tax return, that means a mad dash to beat Uncle Sam's deadline. Read more »
It's the silent enemy in our retirement accounts: High fees. Read more »
The experts in housing and remodel market analysis say 2014 should be a good year for the remodeling industry. Read more »
How much work is too much work? France and Sweden have some interesting answers. Read more »
A new bug has surfaced on the Internet, and it could have disastrous effects on online users. Read more »
Workers' confidence in their ability to fund retirement is rebounding, according to a recent survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute. Read more »
Financial problems are a major contributor to marriage problems and divorce. Here are 8 tips to help couples stay on the same page financially. Read more »
Medicare paid a tiny group of doctors $3 million or more apiece in 2012. One got nearly $21 million. Read more »
The gender pay gap is back in the news, and this time it is President Barack Obama who put it there. Read more »
Childhood obesity has its medical costs, and it's about $19,000 per child. And with the current population of the planet, that number is around $14 billion. Read more »
There are three things you can do with money: spend, save and give. Trust me, giving is the most fun of all! Read more »
So you're getting a tax refund? What are you going to do with it? What should you do with it? Here are five smart ways you can use your refund. Read more »
This week's Deseret News National Edition looks at a wealth of issues, including the social effects of bullying, acts of kindness by others and why people are so stressed out. Read more »
A recent Slate article looked at wealth inequality and how fast it might actually be growing in the United States. Read more »
One of the challenges college-bound students face in the early going comes with their financial aid letters. Read more »
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