It’s a Slow Move from Credit Cards to Microchips

The push to boost credit card security by switching to those with a microchip is off to a slow start, according to two surveys...

US Stocks End Volatile Year of 2018 on a High Note

Wall Street closed out a dismal, turbulent year for stocks on a bright note Monday, but still finished 2018 with the worst showing in...

Almost Half of Homes In Washington, D.C. and New York City Are Losing Half...

A new home-price index is a warning sign for some property markets Almost half of single-family houses in the New York and Washington metropolitan areas...

Unemployment Rates Below 6% In 25 U.S. States

Unemployment rates fell in nearly all U.S. states last month, and half the states now have rates below 6 percent. The figures are a...

Christian Finance Expert Dave Ramsey Discusses How Churches Can Better Resource Their Mission

Jesus looked out over a crowd described as “harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd” (Matt. 9:36). Seeing the needs, he talked to...

Thieves Steal $4 Million in Cash with Novel ‘Reverse ATM’ Attack

Over the last year, criminals in Russia found a way to steal 252 million Rubles ($3.8 million) from five unnamed banks, using a novel...

Mellody Hobson on Whether Recent College Graduates Should Be Saving for Retirement

Tom: Today we are going to start a short series for Money Mondays focusing on the retirement landscape for different age groups. Mellody: That is...

4 Ways to Stretch that Dollar

As Christians, we know God is our ultimate source of provision. For many, the past few years have been a season of shrinking: shrinking incomes,...

Federal Workers Owe More Than $3.5 Billion in Unpaid Taxes

Federal workers and retirees owed more than $3.5 billion in unpaid taxes last year, a $200 million increase over the previous year, the IRS...

A Decade After the Recession, 40% of U.S. Families Are Still Struggling

Four in 10 Americans sometimes face what economists call "material hardship," struggling to pay for basic needs such as food and housing, according to...

Stocks Tumble on Worries about Weak Consumer Spending

Stocks fell for the first time in four days Wednesday as disappointing results from Macy’s Inc. to Walt Disney Co. heightened concern that American...

Why You’re In Debt and What You Can Do About It

Most Americans are in debt. Maybe you’re one of them. Being in debt has gotten to be so normal that many people never question it....

From Costco to Nordstrom: Here Are the 60 Stores That Will be Closed on...

Weeks ahead of Halloween, the holiday shopping season may seem far off. But BestBlackFriday.com released its 2018 Thanksgiving Day store closings list Monday, a roll call of 60 retailers...

How to End Living from Paycheck to Paycheck and Get Ahead Financially

Studies have shown that more than two thirds of people are living paycheck to paycheck at least part of the time. That’s a pretty...

S&P & Dow Turn Negative After Trump Threatens Government Shutdown

The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average gave up all gains on Tuesday, reversing from a strong start on the back of...

U.S. Gas Prices Rise 22 Cents Per Gallon

The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped 22 cents in the past three weeks to $2.80.Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg...

Wal-Mart Reportedly Paid Millions of Dollars in Bribes in India

Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer by revenue, reportedly paid millions of dollars as bribes in return for regulatory clearances in India. According to a report...

Spend Time with Rich People If You Want to Become One of Them

By now you’ve heard the cliches: “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” – Jim Rohn “Your income will be the...

1 in 3 Older Workers Likely to Be Poor or Near Poor in Retirement

A third of U.S. workers nearing retirement are destined to live in or near poverty after leaving their jobs, new research shows. One underlying...

Shopping at Stores That Got Hacked Might Seem Crazy, but Here are 4 Reasons...

Almost half of all consumers surveyed are afraid to shop at retailers like Target. They shouldn't be. Retailers are gearing up for the holiday shopping...