Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon discussed the retailer's recent wage hike, challenges to the company's business, and his first year as the company's head in a wide-ranging interview released Thursday. Last week, Wal-Mart announced it would give raises to nearly 40 percent of its 1.3 million US workforce.
Retirement requires a lot more planning for small business owners than for traditional employees. Are you truly prepared to walk away?
Dozens of advocacy groups are urging the USDA to adopt sustainability recommendations into US dietary guidelines, but they face obstacles from lobbying groups for the meat and poultry industries.
The best laptop deals this week include three quad-core systems with top-of-the-line specs starting at just $549 – great laptop deals for PC gamers and HD fans alike.
Is 2015 the year of reluctant GOP tax hikes or triumphant GOP tax cuts? It depends. Republican governors are open to new tax revenue—as long as it is never, ever from individual income taxes.
New home sales in the US fell 0.2 percent in January to a 481,000 annual pace, according to the Commerce Department. Even with the drop, it was the best January for new home sales since 2008, and the pace of sales remained near post-recession highs.
For the second year in a row, Consumer Reports has named the Tesla Model S its 'Best Overall' vehicle to buy for 2015. Consumer Reports praised the Tesla Model S for its 'innovation, magnificence, and sheer technological arrogance.'
Airlines will expire frequent flyer miles if an account goes inactive over a certain period of time, but you don't need to fly with the airline to keep your account active. Other options include renting a car, enrolling in a dining program, or even donating to charity.
The Pebble smartwatch is following up its record-breaking 2012 Kickstarter campaign with Pebble Time, a new watch that had already raked in $3 million on the crowdfunding site as of Tuesday morning.
Dubai and Abu Dhabi are top-tier vacation destinations, with great hotels, incredible food, and a lot to keep you busy.
Failed electric car startup Fisker was bought out by a Chinese company last year. Now, reports say, the company's long-awaited electric vehicle will be sold under a new brand called Elux.
Some in the financial media say a stock market correction is inevitable. That prediction is intriguing, but it has a few subtle, yet gaping holes.
Home prices posted a 4.5 percent year-over-year increase in December, according to the monthly S&P/Case Shiller index of property values. Housing market affordability has proven a concern for Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who began a two-day series of testimonies before Congress Tuesday.