Does the First Proposal Always Lose in a Salary Negotiation?

About to take a new job or negotiating a raise? You may want to read up on the strategies of negotiation and familiarize yourself with a little game theory. The workplace experts at Stack Exchange offer some advice. » 4/18/14 2:00pm Friday 2:00pm

New Tax Fraud Scam Reminds Us: Protect Your Social Security Number

While Heartbleed and credit card breaches at Target and Michael's have us all on the watch for our security, the most secure number in your inventory isn't your credit card number: It's your Social Security number. Here are a few tips for protecting it. » 4/18/14 12:30pm Friday 12:30pm

The 15 Retailers That Offer the Most Coupons

While a coupon can save extra cash while shopping, some people skip the due diligence of searching for one before checking out. Perhaps they think it takes too much time, or, more likely, that there just won't be one available that makes it worth it. That's why we dove deep into our coupon database to find out which… » 4/18/14 8:00am Friday 8:00am

The First Financial Investment You Should Make is in Yourself

We all know the importance of investing. When we get to the point that we can start saving, it's instinctual (and rightly so!) to start looking at financial investments like stocks or 401(k)s. One reddit user, however, suggests that the first investment to make is in yourself. » 4/18/14 6:30am Friday 6:30am

Extreme Hotel Deals Gets You Great Rooms at Deep Discounts

If you're flexible about your travel, you can score the biggest discounts on your trip. That's not new, but Extreme Hotel Deals offers great rooms—sometimes at posh resorts—for serious discounts. We're talking $10, $20, or $50 a night for incredible rooms—if you act fast and have a bit of luck, that is. » 4/17/14 4:30am Thursday 4:30am