Do prepaid 529 plans ever make sense?

Prepaid plan can be advantageous in some situations, but the stars have to align.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:15am EDT

529 plans: Should you choose static or age-based?

Are you a seasoned investor? You may be more likely to choose a static plan.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:15am EDT

6 essential questions to ask before choosing a 529 plan

Direct-sold or advisor-sold? Prepaid or college savings plan? Get answers to these questions before you invest.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:15am EDT

How to decide if a 529 plan is right for you

This college savings vehicle has many benefits, including tax-free growth.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:15am EDT

Guide to understanding 529 college savings plans

Here is everything you need to know to pick the 529 plan that's best for you.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:15am EDT

Olive Garden special offers seven weeks of pasta for $100

Feeling hungry? A promotion at Olive Garden allows customers to wolf down all the pasta, salad, bread and Coca-Cola-brand soft drinks they can in a seven-week period.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 11:01am EDT

5 costs to include in your retirement budget

Don't retire without a plan to pay for these expenses.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 10:45am EDT

4 tips for winning the retail credit card game

Credit cards from retail stores typically come with seriously high interest rates.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 09:45am EDT

How to save when eating on the go

Eating while traveling can be pricey, but there are ways to cut costs.

Friday - 09/05/2014, 09:45am EDT

Portfolio analysis: A hyper-aggressive $182K retirement plan

In theory, you can tolerate dips in the stock market, but it's easier said than done.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 02:29pm EDT

Survey: 25 percent of Americans have more medical debt than emergency savings

One-quarter of Americans say they have more medical debt than emergency savings -- and it's a trend that keeps people up at night, according to a new survey.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 10:05am EDT

Best months to buy everything

From beauty products to cameras and camping equipment, here's how to time your next purchase.

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 09:15am EDT

Can you trust online reviews?

Searching online for the best restaurant, business or hotel can be difficult, but an even bigger challenge is wading through online reviews to decipher which one to choose.

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 11:19am EDT
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Tips for what to buy on sale this Labor Day weekend

WTOP's Mike Murillo reports

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 04:09am EDT

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5 retirement planning must-haves

In addition to money, you also need these five things to retire well.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 01:45pm EDT

5 retirement myths that can derail saving

Many retirement rules of thumb are wrong.

Friday - 08/29/2014, 11:15am EDT

How to adjust your budget when your income drops

If your budget is taking a big hit, here are some strategies for staying afloat financially.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 03:45pm EDT

10-step checklist for Labor Day car shopping

Regardless of the deals, don't buy a car without first driving down this list.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:45am EDT

6 ways to save money on school lunches

Pack lunches your kids and wallet will love.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:45am EDT

5 ways millennials can achieve financial independence

Follow these tips, and you won't have to keep turning to mom and dad for a little help.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 09:45am EDT
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