Mortgage rates have climbed nearly half a percentage point in a month. Homeowners dilemma: Will rates dip back down or keep rising?
Most Americans don’t have a rainy day fund, haven’t saved enough for retirement, and aren’t prepared to fund their children’s college education, according to a 2009 survey from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation. How can we prevent future generations from making the same mistakes? Teach kids about money. The US Department of Education has teamed up with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and National Credit Union Administration to promote financial literacy in schools across the country. Parents have a role, too. Here are nine do’s and don’ts to get your children started
How to make cookies with everything, plus ideas on how to bundle together some of your homemade gifts.
Dan Akerson's tough words about the Toyota Prius suggest that GM is trying to get its swagger back. One of the reasons GM is confident: the all-electric Chevrolet Volt.
To get the best cash price for gold or silver jewelry, find out its purity and weight. Then compare offers.
Online, data storage company would improve Dell's ability to compete for cloud-computing business.
In the political game of chicken that the tax cuts debate became, Obama may have blinked first, but he secured unemployment benefits extensions and other Democratic priorities.
Medicare bill that delays a scheduled pay cut for doctors now goes to Obama. Taxpayer cost: $19 billion.
This is the fifteenth entry in a twenty part series discussing the wonderful time and priority management book Making It All Work by David Allen. New entries in this series will appear on Tuesday mornings and Friday mornings.
Rolaids recall: Johnson & Johnson on Thursday recalled several types of Rolaids products. The voluntary Rolaids recall comes less than a month after the company issued another recall.
Charity donations pledged by the world's wealthiest are picking up as The Giving Pledge attracts new billionaires. So far, 57 have joined the Gates-Buffett effort.