Washington Has Made It Harder for You to Sue Your Credit Card Company. What Now?

On Nov. 1, President Donald Trump signed a congressional resolution that can make it virtually impossible for customers to file class-action lawsuits against financial institutions, such as your neighborhood bank or credit card issuer, making it near impossible to sue your credit card company. The signing was done without fanfare; that is, in private, in…

Why you’re hardwired to be bad at money

Why are money decisions so stressful? Why you’re hardwired to be bad at money? No, it’s not because you’re broke. It’s because your brain is fundamentally challenged when it comes to financial choices, according to neuroscience. And going it alone only makes it worse. “Our brains are really good at avoiding major risks and keeping ourselves…