A new California law went into effect on January 1 allowing residents to rescue animals from cars 'by any reasonable means.'
The deadline to buy a plan under the Affordable Care Act mandate is January 31. If you don’t choose a plan by the deadline and pay the first payment when it’s due, you won’t be able to get coverage this year, with few exceptions.
Of the new cars sold globally in 2020, what percentage will be electric? It's a simple question, but at the moment there doesn't appear to be a clear answer.
With the turn of the new year, France has rolled out a law that gives workers the 'right to disconnect' from after-work digital correspondence. Can the protection help them to relax at home?
As Americans generate unprecedented volumes of garbage, much of it food and yard scraps, large-scale composting is slowly gaining traction.
When it comes to credit cards, NerdWallet has some tips on how can you make 2017 better than 2016.
If fixing your finances is among your resolutions for 2017, try these simple, do-it-now strategies that can accelerate your progress toward personal finance victories throughout the year.
Last summer, a seemingly cool 'straddling bus' project in China made headlines. Well, after a whole lot of hoopla and promotion it's been scrapped.
The new administration is taking over a growing economy, which is likely to continue to expand into next year.
Markets, we thought we knew you. But now that we’ve hit the seven-year (bull market) mark in our relationship, we’ve noticed that you’ve grown increasingly moody.
This year food programs have addressed nutrition and food security, food waste has been measured, and a growing group of young leaders have worked to improve the global food system.
Every year on the first post-holiday workday prices on everything from fitness items to jewelry plummet and online sales skyrocket. We're calling it the Holiday Hangover sale. Here's when it's happening and what to buy.
Making tax policy predictions for 2017 is especially perilous, given the uncertainties surrounding the incoming administration’s fiscal agenda. But since there is a good chance Congress will enact a major tax bill this year, here are ten key issues to watch.
In mid-December, Uber added San Francisco to the list of cities where the company is testing self-driving prototypes. However, the ride-sharing giant on Thursday said it was moving the prototypes to Phoenix.
Age, gender, and desired amount of coverage are the factors that matter most in policy cost. But these elements are only the tip of the pricing iceberg.
Love or hate New Year’s resolutions, there probably are a few you could stand to make for your wallet’s sake.
Of the millions of people in the US working low-wage jobs, the majority are women, an Oxfam America and Institute for Women’s Policy Research report found.
Bears do it, bees do it, squirrels and snakes do it, so why can't we all just sleep, snuggle and hide out inside until April? Well, we kind of can.