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That extra time spent styling your hair and getting your tie set just right may be thought of as a waste, but it turns out how you look conveys valuable information about one's values and social identity.
You would expect the stresses of an unemployed spouse's job search to affect the relationship at home, but did you know it also cuts into productivity for the working spouse?
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Study: Those who engage in pre- and post-bankruptcy counseling are turning their financial lives around for the better.
Video: After losing her life savings in the Bernie Madoff scandal, author Geneen Roth is urging people to examine the relationship between food and money.
America's economy is best known for its ultra-capitalist ways, but local bartering between tradesmen is as trendy today as ever.
Video: Billions of dollars. That's the amount of unclaimed money in the U.S. waiting to be given back to the rightful owners.
Stock index futures tumbled 2 percent as Japan faced a nuclear meltdown, sending global equities lower in what could cause prolonged financial turmoil.
Video: Gas prices have jumped about 20 cents in just one week and customers across the country are increasingly suspicious of oil companies.
For all the talk about $100-a-barrel oil snuffing out economic recovery, it has so far inspired only modest changes in U.S. consumer behavior.
Economic woes have left husbands in the home while wives go out and work.
Here are some creative ways you can spend a little less and save a lot more.
The surge in oil prices is the latest blow for businesses that are already being hit by soaring costs as consumer spending remains weak.
Real Simple’s Sarah Humphreys reveals which items you should be buying at the dollar store to save and which items are worth splurging on at the grocery store.
You may be paying too much for electricity. Shop around, check your meter and check appliances.
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