Business

September 23, 2014

Long-Term Unemployment Lingers Long After Recession

Of those who sustained the worst blows from the Great Recession, few have healed, according to a Rutgers University study released this week.  Federal figures indicate […]
September 17, 2014

What Does it Cost to Be a Tourist?

Hotels, Big Macs and Starbucks coffee – these are a few of the mainstays all tourists can depend on. When traveling to popular U.S. cities like […]
September 11, 2014

13 Years After 9/11, Markets Face New Threat

It’s been 13 years since the 9/11 terror attacks shut down the U.S. stock market for four days and sparked a mini-crash of 12% in the […]
September 5, 2014

Home Depot Card Breach Could Be Worse Than Target

There are two tracks to finding the identity of a company that has been hit by cybercriminals. Both of them involve going backward. Over the last […]
September 2, 2014

Back to School Spending on the Rise

Let the games begin. The back-t0-school shopping season is upon us – which means one thing is certain: The kickoff to the winter holidays, retailers’ make-or-break […]
August 23, 2014

Improve Your Credit Score in 5 Minutes Flat

If you are looking to buy a car, rent an apartment or take out a loan, you need to make sure that your credit score is […]
August 21, 2014

What is $100 Really Worth?

Alright, so people living in rural Tennessee generally don’t have too much to hold over the heads of New Yorkers. But when it comes to how […]
August 19, 2014

Americans Are Flat-Out Broke

Despite improvement in certain areas of the economy, the Great Recession never truly ended for millions of Americans. Households across the nation are still trying to […]