High hopes for Facebook, Zynga and Twtter have individual investors looking to score pre-IPO.
Investors seem to think you want an iPad more than oil, as Apple Inc. became the most valuable company in the United States, surpassing Exxon Mobil Corp. on Wednesday.
Just when they thought it was safe to go back in the water, many 401(k) investors who were regaining their comfort level with the stock market took another hit.
Global stock markets tumbled Monday on the first trading day since Standard & Poor's downgraded long-term U.S. debt. Here are some questions and answers about the market's turmoil.
Employee stock plans could help build retirement savings -- if people understood them.
When a company like Borders files for bankruptcy, it’s the shareholders who run the risk of losing everything.
The nation's economy, still struggling, is creating a rift between the wealthy and the middle class.
Read this before you make the switch from bank savings to dividend-paying stocks.
More than half of Americans have lost faith in our country's financial market, ushering in the era of fixed income investments.
Uncertainty over the finances of state and local governments means that bank savings are a better bet than municipal bonds for your savings.