Banks Urged to Take On Payday Lenders With Small, Lower-Cost Loans by ANN CARRNS


By ANN CARRNS

A new Pew report says banks and credit unions could help consumers who need fast cash. “Borrowers need a better option,” a Pew official says.

Published: February 15, 2018 at 07:00PM

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Don’t Like Your Mortgage Servicer? Good Luck Trying to Switch by RON LIEBER


By RON LIEBER

Borrowers can’t simply cut off a lender or servicer like Wells Fargo. Sound familiar? Retirement plans and student lending are like this, too.

Published: February 15, 2018 at 07:00PM

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5 Tips to Weather a Turbulent Stock Market by PAUL SULLIVAN


By PAUL SULLIVAN

Market volatility is normal. Don’t fret. This advice from professionals could help prevent a volatile ride from derailing your financial planning.

Published: February 15, 2018 at 07:00PM

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How Taxpayers Who Want Help Can Find a Reputable Preparer by ANN CARRNS


By ANN CARRNS

“If you’re just putting in numbers and hoping for the best,” an accountant says, “then maybe you need a preparer.”

Published: February 8, 2018 at 07:00PM

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