Finance :: Saving
Many Americans took on more credit card debt and failed to make timely payments in the final quarter of 2013, when consumers typically crank up spending on holiday shopping.
Many think that when they deposit their money in the bank, the bank has that money for their use, on their demand. Nothing is actually further from the truth.
Newly married, or preparing to walk down the aisle? CBS MoneyWatch’s Ray Martin says it’s essential to sit down with your partner to talk about your finances. Here are the topics to discuss, and actions to consider.
Sharyl Attkisson investigates an alleged scheme that claims a marketing company made huge profits to secretly funnel military students to an unaccredited college at a wildly inflated cost to taxpayers.
A national drugstore chain wants to help people kick their smoking habit. CVS will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products by Oct. 1. The company’s CEO says it’s a move that will cost the retailer about $2 billion in annual revenue.
With a stroke of his pen, President Barack Obama has created a new savings plan designed for Americans who don’t have workplace retirement plans.
U.S. stocks rose for the first time in four days Tuesday following a slump caused by worries about global growth.
Delta, Halliburton and Johnson & Johnson all reported strong earnings growth Tuesday. Overstock is accepting Bitcoin, plus more news from Moneywatch.
Citigroup’s fourth-quarter profit fell short of analysts’ expectations as its bond and mortgage businesses weakened.
Bank of America Corp. said Wednesday that its fourth-quarter profit jumped from a year earlier, as the loans on the bank’s balance sheet continued to improve.