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Traveling Abroad? The Best Credit Cards for International Travel (And Some You Should Absolutely Leave At Home)

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Planning on taking a credit card overseas? Make sure you pack the right plastic. Some cards tack on hefty fees for foreign charges and aren’t as widely accepted. We explain why having the right card matters and offer a few suggestions.

myRA: What You Need to Know About the New myRA Savings Account

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In President Obama’s 2014 State of the Union Address, he unveiled plans for myRA: A new retirement savings account that is supposed to make it simple and affordable for young workers to set aside a few dollars for retirement. How does myRA work? What’s different? And can myRA be used as a safe place for short-term savings, too?

How To Save Up To 50% On Engagement Rings And Wedding Bands

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A savvy buyer can save money on engagement rings and other diamond jewelry — up to 50 percent — by bypassing the big jeweler stores. Here’s how.

Cheap Gifts: 53 Inexpensive Christmas Gift Ideas

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Need some quick, easy and *cheap* holiday gift ideas? We’ve got 53, plus more in the comments.

Chase Sapphire Preferred Review: The Serious Traveler’s Must-Have Credit Card

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The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card is an excellent travel rewards credit card for earning points on every purchase that can be redeemed for travel on any airline or at any hotel. Learn more in our Chase Sapphire Preferred review.

How To Buy An Engagement Ring Online

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Buying a diamond engagement ring online can save you thousands. Here’s what I learned shopping for my wife’s engagement ring and buying my own wedding ring online.

6 Sites That Will Pay You Real Money For Taking Online Surveys

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You won’t get rich chasing ‘work from home’ schemes, but you can earn a little bit of spending money by taking online surveys. Here’s how.

Lending Club Review: Get A Loan Without A Bank, Or Lend Money To Others

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Lending Club is the largest peer-to-peer lending network where everyday investors can make loans to borrowers who can take out personal loans of up to $35,000 without going to the bank. Learn how social lending works at Lending Club.

What Percentage Of Income Can You Afford For Mortgage Payments?

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What percentage of your income can you afford for mortgage payments? Do you use gross monthly income or take-home pay? Learn how much house you can afford with simple rules based on your monthly income.

How 20-somethings Use Credit Cards (And Why Many Don’t)

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Young adults pay with debit cards and cash over credit cards three-to-one. Are we spending smartly or missing out on valuable perks credit cards offer?