Robert Dudley, who will become BP's new chief executive on Oct. 1, has many of the qualities that BP needs as it tries to move beyond the Gulf oil spill crisis. But he faces a tough task.
Credit card fees and rewards programs help the rich and hurt the poor, according to a recent report. But experts disagree whether a cap on fees would solve the disparity.
Planning for the many unexpected costs of having a child is crucial to starting a family on solid financial ground.
A new study finds that small businesses are the most impacted by liability costs. This growing cost will hinder small business during the recovery.
BP earmarked $32.2 billion last quarter for current and future Gulf oil spill costs – leading to $17 billion in losses. Yet BP is cautiously optimistic with Robert Dudley set to take over in October.
Health care hikes, higher taxes and lack of access to liquidity and capital markets are keeping most American business owners on the outside of the recovery looking in.
Big American companies may never rehire large numbers of workers. And they won’t even begin to think about hiring until they know American consumers will buy their products.
Canada's move to make its census voluntary will make it tough to get an accurate picture of the population.
Ford Explorer in 2011 comes with two engine options. The less powerful one saves fuel but costs more.
The Facebook campaign for the 2011 Ford Explorer illustrates how corporations increasingly rely on social media to reach consumers.
Stock prices: The Dow and Nasdaq moved solidly positive for 2010 in afternoon trading Monday. The S&P 500 pared its year-to-date losses.
The benefits of converting to a Roth IRA are clearest for the wealthy. Many others should proceed with care.
Homes for sale: New home sales rose in June, suggesting that the housing market is beginning to recover.
A new report suggests that the Padres baseball stadium created $5 of value for every $1 in public investment.
Indiana paid the Pacers to keep the team in the state. But what does the state gain?
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