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According to a new survey by the National Endowment for Financial Education and Harris Poll, financial infidelity can be just as significant among couples as emotional/sexual infidelity. One in three people who combine finances with their spouse or partner admit to committing a financial deception.
Consumers are feeling more confident about their ability to manage holiday expenses this year, but everyone can benefit from a spending reality check. This survey finds that 39 percent of Americans are much/somewhat more concerned about being able to afford holiday expenses this year compared to their level of confidence five years ago.
As part of the two organizations’ ongoing efforts to encourage radio, television and online news outlets to report on personal finance issues, three winners have been recognized for their outstanding work.
A survey by the National Endowment for Financial Education finds that many adults say there are major barriers preventing their families from openly communicating about who will make financial decisions on behalf of an aging family member if they become unable to.
With the tax deadline approaching, many late filers who procrastinate are concerned about more than just owing money. A new NEFE survey finds not having all of the appropriate paperwork and preparing a return incorrectly add worry to the process of filing tax returns.
March Madness finds millions of Americans prioritizing their NCAA brackets. With the Financial Four people also have a way to prioritize their financial goals.
The box-office hit "Identity Thief" offers a humorous portrayal of an identity theft victim. But when identity theft occurs in real life, it costs American families billions of dollars and is the No. 1 consumer complaint in the U.S.
Lose weight, quit smoking, find a new job and get out of debt. Sound familiar? A survey from NEFE finds nearly seven out of 10 U.S. adults will make a financial New Year’s resolution for 2013, a sign that many Americans are as focused on their financial health as their physical health.
Shoppers should think twice before throwing cash at items that are not on their list. An online survey finds that in a typical month more than two-thirds of U.S. adults purchase on impulse.
Help Your Friend Sweepstakes encourages Americans to help friends break wasteful spending habits.