2018 Election Day freebies and deals

You shouldn't need the extra motivation to get out and vote in the midterm election, but check out some of the freebies and deals you can get this Election Day.

Interest rates are going up. Here's what to do

After nearly a decade of keeping interest rates at rock-bottom levels, the Federal Reserve has finally started raising the benchmark rate it charges financial institutions. That means banks are also raising rates they charge consumers.

How should I save for my kid's college education?

I am 29 years old and a single mother to a four-year-old. I contribute 6 percent to my 401(k) with a company match. I looked at several websites and they all state I'm on track for my retirement. My question is, should I put some extra money in a Roth IRA or fund a 529 plan for my daughter? --Kelly

Many millennials may be stuck renting for years

Millennials represent the biggest and most important segment of today's real estate market. But a recent survey found that more than a third of that generation don't expect to buy their first home for at least another five years.The biggest…