The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 1,000 points in early trading and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell into correction territory, that’s Wall Street jargon for a drop of 10 percent or more from a recent peak.
With hot summer days now here, there is no better time to look at your home cooling system.
Experts pointed to five instances when you should opt to use your credit card over your debit card.
Stop-payment orders generally have expiration dates.
You could be paying outrageous, unnecessary charges for products and services and not even realize it.
Just four days remained as of Friday until the deadline for Americans to file their taxes. But even if you can’t pay your taxes, there are options that could save you time and money.
Checking your credit and debit card statements often and using cash whenever possible are just two ways to help keep the thieves away.
For a lot of workers, open enrollment for their 2014 health benefits is now — and picking the right plan can be daunting.
Even with a government shutdown in effect Tuesday morning, certain elements of President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act are set to take effect. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger explained some of the plans.
You may sell things online as a hobby, but the government may now consider you a business and it will cost you.
The nation’s financial regulators are looking to prevent another housing boom and bust by encouraging safer home loan lending and borrowing practices.
A reprieve, even for one day, provided a touch of optimism in the NFL’s labor dispute with the players’ union. Nobody, though, should get comfortable.
To make up for the lack of a cost of living adjustment, members of Congress are pushing for a one-time payment of $250 for seniors.
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