The average cost of college is over $30,000 for a public, in-state school -- and it's only going up from there.
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It's a great time to grab a new credit card, even for consumers with weak credit.
There's an art form in closing a credit card - you don't want it to hurt your credit.
You might be surprised at just how much progress you can make in improving your credit in half a year.
Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas, with its ten-story water slide, seven neighborhoods and central park, is just one of the latest ships to break records.
Many travel hot spots and cruise lines offer special amenities for seniors who have limited mobility.
The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index surges for a second consecutive day, gaining 2.5%.
The newest advances in smart clothing and wearable technology include such things as Bluetooth bras that detect early signs of breast cancer and jewelry designed to measure UV exposure.
The home shopping channel and mobile network operators surge with overall gains in the major trading indexes.
This volatile August is over, but the worries remain with fears over China and the Federal Reserve unlikely to subside any time soon.
Dollar Tree, H&R Block and Ambarella report earnings while automakers will reveal how many cars and trucks they sold in August. Also expected are two indices of manufacturing data.
China's economy, the world's second-largest, is opaque compared to Western nations, but its central bank uses interest rates to steer the economy in much the same way as the Fed.
Stocks are sharply lower by mid-afternoon Monday despite crude oil surging to wipe out August losses.
The U.S. economy has gotten used to ultra low interest rates, but as rates rise it will be a different ballgame for these 3 major U.S. retailers.
The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq post their worst month since 2012.
Doug Kass shares his views on bonds, Blackstone's/GSO Strategic Credit fund and online social media powerhouses Twitter and Facebook.
Here's what Jim Cramer and his colleagues at TheStreet had to say about the five top stocks from the past week.
Sprint is trying to woo DirectTV customers by offering one year of free service.
Major U.S. stock indexes finished the day nearly flat after a volatile week on Wall Street.
The steep decline in oil prices over the last year has forced oil companies to pull back on production. Here's 10 large-cap oil-related companies to sell right now.
The CNBC 'Fast Money' traders examine the huge bounce in oil prices over the past week, and hear from SunTrust's Bob Peck about why he upgraded Twitter.
Doug Kass shares his views on the financial services company Radian, 10-year Treasuries and banking giants Bank of America, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase.
There will never be another Warren Buffett. But there will eventually be another chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, which Buffett says is 'ideally positioned' for life after his departure.
It's impossible to wish Warren Buffett a happy 85th birthday without considering his sprawling empire, which got even bigger this month. Here's a visual to help.
The activist investor has made a careful bet on the mining and energy company, investing near the bottom on the belief that he can help turn it around.