Topic: Bank of America Corporation
Big business complains about corporate tax rates. But corporate taxes fund the infrastructure that the private sector depends on. Try starting a business without it.
07/19/2011 03:00 pm
Credit cards in the US are being paid off in full more often this year, leading to healthy gains by the credit card companies.
07/16/2011 12:42 am
Tech stocks for Groupon and Living Social are sure to be hot at their initial public offerings. But when it comes to these tech stocks, it's important to know the difference between the two companies.
07/11/2011 03:25 pm
After a strong week in gains, Friday's jobs report, which put the June unemployment rate at 9.2 percent, pulled stocks down
07/08/2011 05:55 pm
US economy added just 18,000 jobs in June, a sign the recovery is dragging. The unemployment rate rose from 9.1 to 9.2 percent. Still, most economists see a pickup in second half of 2011.
07/08/2011 12:47 pm
Bank stocks and austerity measures passed in Greece helped push the Dow up 73 points and both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq up 11 points. Bank stocks rose following a settlement that Bank of America made with investors.
06/29/2011 05:36 pm
Prepaid cards are fastest-growing method of payment. American Express is first large financial company to offer prepaid cards.
06/16/2011 11:20 am
Experimenting with money – spending and managing it – is a college freedom that can quickly get out of hand. I should know; I graduated recently and my college financial habits over those four years had me drowning in debt after graduation. With unemployment high and an average debt load of more than $29,000, the Class of 2011 needs to be especially savvy about money as it moves into the working world. Here are five big financial mistakes 20-somethings often make – and how to avoid them.
06/15/2011 03:12 pm
The Dow gained about 123 points, and the Nasdaq gained about 39 points, led by gains in energy
06/14/2011 06:23 pm
The Dow fell more than 170 points, continuing a losing streak that is the worst since 2002.
06/10/2011 05:46 pm