Articles from Stacy Rapacon

Money 101

10 Money FAQs You Should Be Able to Answer

Know & Grow

All You Need to Know About Market Ups and Downs Can Fit on an Index Card

The FOMO Factor

Is FOMO Making You Broke? Here’s How to Fight It

Stick With It

What Should I Do If the Market Drops a Lot?

News You Can Use

Facebook, Tariffs, Trump Tweets...What’s Affecting the Stock Market Now?

A Closer Look

How Much Influence Can One Stock Have on the Market?

Investing FAQs

What Is the Difference Between a Market Crash and a Correction?

International Women's Day

Money and Career Advice From the World’s Most Powerful Women

Investing FAQs

Is It Possible to Predict a Bear Market?

Black Monday

What the 1987 Stock Market Crash Can Teach Investors Today

Market Moves

What Do Trump’s Tariffs Mean for Us?

Investing FAQs

Why Do Stock Prices Jump Around So Much?

Investing FAQs

Does Waiting to Invest Make That Much of a Difference?

Because It Matters

Everything You Need to Know About Fixing an Error on Your Credit Report

Investing FAQs

How Often Do Stock Market Corrections Happen?

Don't Panic

What's Going on With the Stock Market?

Investing 101

Everything You Need to Know to Sound Smart About ETFs

Investing

Can the Super Bowl Predict Which Way the Market Will Go?

Crypto 101

Everything You Need to Know to Sound Smart About Cryptocurrencies

Heads Up

5 Developments That Could Affect Your Student Debt in 2018

Year Ahead

4 Investing Predictions for 2018 and Beyond

Another Rate Hike

Here’s One More Reason to Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt Faster

Money Masters

How to Win at Investing Like Buffett, Bogle and Other Greats

Tax Reform

5 Tax Moves to Make While You Still Can

Spending FAQs

How Much House Can I Afford?

Savings FAQs

How Much Money Should I Have in My Savings Account?

Investing FAQs

How Much Should I Save for Retirement?

Spending FAQs

How Much Should I Spend on a Car?

Smart Money

Nobel-Prize Winning Economists Share 4 Ways to Set Yourself Up for Success

News You Can Use

How Will the New Tax Reform Bill Affect You in the Coming Years?

Spending FAQs

How Much Should You Be Spending Each Month?

Investing FAQs

What's the Difference Between a Roth IRA and a Traditional IRA?

Who's Hiring?

Want Extra Holiday Cash? Apply for One of These Seasonal Side Gigs

Make More

Deserve More Than the Average 3-Percent Raise? Here’s How to Ask for It

Generally Speaking

How Much Should You Have Saved By 35?

News You Can Use

How Will Trump’s Updated Tax-Reform Proposal Affect You?

Investing 101

What Are Dividends?

Investing 101

What's the Difference Between a Bear and Bull Market?

Listen Up

How Rising Rates Could Affect Your Money

Investing 101

This Silent Wealth Killer Is a Reason to Invest

Investing 101

What’s the Difference Between Stocks and Bonds?

Investing FAQ

What's the Difference Between an IRA and a 401(k)?

Billionaire Lessons

5 Money Tips From the World’s Five Richest People

News

How Amazon’s Whole Foods Takeover Could Affect Your Money

The Oracle of Omaha

5 Tips From Warren Buffett Every Investor Should Take to Heart

101

How Much Should I Invest?

News

Don’t Let Stock Market Volatility Shake Up Your Investing Strategy, Too

News

Should 'Earnings Season' Factor Into Your Investing Plan?

Money 101

How Do I Start Investing?

Investing

How to Influence Climate Change (and Other) Policies With Your Portfolio

Smart Money

The Benefit of Reinvesting Your Dividends

Fact or Fiction

Does Wall Street Really Take a Summer Vacation, Too?

Financial Planning

20 Common Money Mistakes to Avoid

Market Moves

How Much Impact Does a CEO Have on a Company's Stock?

101

How Do I Start Saving?

News You Can Use

How the Latest Interest Rate Increase Will Affect You

Investing

Macy’s Latest Tumble Is a Good Reminder of the Risks of Sector Investing

Investing

Want to Be an Apple or Amazon Investor? You Probably Already Are

Money In Your 30s

6 Ways to Up Your Money Game

Money In Your 30s

5 Money Moves to Make By 40

Market Moves

Why Has the Stock Market Been So Bumpy?

Investing

How Much Longer Will This Bull Market Last?

News

What to Know About Trump’s Budget Proposal

Investing Basics

How Diversified Does Your Portfolio Need to Be?

News

What Happened With the Health Care Bill?

Investing

Is Investing in Dividend-Yielding Stocks a Smart Strategy?

Investing

How Should I Invest for Goals Besides Retirement?

This Week in Money

Why the New Jobs Report Matters Even if You Have a Job

News

On the Rise or a 'Mess'? How Our Economy'€™s Really Doing

Investing

Oh, Snap! Are IPOs Good Investments?

This Month In Money

Regulation Rollbacks, Relationship Roadblocks—€”and Good News for Job Hunters

This Week In Money

An Unexpected Medical Expense Could Cost Millions of Us Even More in 2017

This Week in Money

What a Credit Bureau Blunder and a New IRS Law May Mean for Your Money

Micro Investing

You No Longer Need Big Bucks to Invest

Debt

4 Holiday Hangover Cures That Really Work

This Week In Money

Markets, Consumer Confidence and Debt End 2016 at Record Highs

This Week In Money

Why Our Debt Just Got Pricier—and We'€™re Changing Our Passwords (Again)

News

More Jobs and (Maybe) Student Debt Relief—€”and Another Potential Brexit

Investing

These 4 Common Biases Can Sabotage Your Investing Success

News

Good News for Shoppers, Bad News for 4 Million Workers

In the News

Market Moves, Rate Hikes and How Trump'€™s Plans Could Hit Your Wallet

News

What's Driving Down Bond Prices—and What It Means for Investors

News

How Have Stocks Reacted to Trump'€™s Victory?

Earning

Need Extra Holiday-Spending Cash? These Companies Are Hiring

Taxes

Investing Strategies That Can Lower Your Tax Bill

Spending

The Answer to Your '€˜I Don'€™t Have Money for the Holidays' Problem

Investing 101

14 Investing Questions You Should Be Able to Answer

Spending

The Many Ways Retailers Try to Entice You to Overspend—and How to Resist

Career

These Could Be the Hottest 10 Jobs This Decade

Voices

My Biggest Regret Became My Reason for Saving

Smart Money

The Not-So-Boring Benefits of Bonds (Steady Money!)

Investing

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Stocks

How Many Do You Know?

35 Money Questions You Should Be Able to Answer By 35

Earning

6 Legit Ways to Make More Money on the Side

Spending

6 Ways You'€™re Losing Money Without Realizing It

News

What's Up (and Down) With the Stock Market?

Debt

The Fastest (and Cheapest) Way to Pay Off Credit Card Debt

Investing

Why You Shouldn'€™t Panic When the Market Drops

Earning

Want a Raise This Year? Here's What You Need to Do Now

Budgeting

Finally, a Budget You'€™ll Actually Want to Follow