Regulators are proposing massive new compliance burden on banks to prove that their market-making activities are just that and not proprietary trading in disguise
Economic growth affects population growth, and vice versa
“Initial” unemployment declined 1000 to 404000 claims, while seasonally adjusted “continued” claims declined by 55000
Some worry that society will have to suffer total collapse and rebuild itself in the face of climate change. But does it really have to be that drastic?
Kayak and other online flight websites chew up too much time. Tina, a personal travel service, charges $26 to get the best deal with no hassle.
The best rewards programs are the ones that most closely match your preexisting spending habits
The system has failed Americans in a multitude of ways. But that doesn't absolve anyone of personal responsibility for his own problems.
This nation can't improve unless more Americans know the truth about the economy
The average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage increased to 4.15 percent, while purchase application volume increased 1.1 percent over the same period
To switch the tax hike cutoff to $1 million,from the previous $250,000 cutoff of the Bush era, makes an already tight tax base too tight to raise the revenue we need
Sure, access to the Internet costs you something every month. But did you ever stop to think how much money it saves? Online price comparison and access to wholesale markets and group deal sites, like livingsocial.com and Groupon, can save the average consumer $8,000 annually, according to new study from the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA), a coalition that lobbies to make high-speed Internet access more affordable and widely available. “Generally Internet shopping can be a big money saver,” agrees Jody Rohlena. senior editor at Shopsmart magazine, but beware of online impulse buying: “It’s important to stick to your budget and try not to go crazy.” Here are nine areas of consumer spending where the Internet can save big bucks, according to the IIA study. Can you guess which spending category is in the top spot?
The Taiwanese government takes measures to defend companies from patent trolls. Will it work?