Personal Finance

US consumer borrowing up $20.5 billion in October

Dec 7, 2017

US consumer borrowing advances $20.5 billion in October, biggest gain in 11 months

A Medicaid challenge: Poor health, but a drive to improve

Dec 7, 2017

People on Medicaid have worse health, but a new survey finds they're invested in improving

As health premiums rise, small businesses seek alternatives

Dec 7, 2017

Small businesses have been getting notices of premium and coverage changes for 2018

Cross these 4 items off your year-end investing checklist

Dec 7, 2017

The countdown to 2018 has commenced - don't drop the ball on these simple (and important) year-end investing tasks

US mortgage rates rise, though remain historically low

Dec 7, 2017

US mortgage rates rise, though remain at historically low levels

Count the ways: How GOP tax plans would reward rich families

Dec 6, 2017

Count the ways: Here's how rich families would benefit from the GOP tax plans

Senate Republicans barrel toward sweeping tax overhaul

Dec 6, 2017

The Senate is barreling toward the most sweeping rewrite of the tax code in more than three decades

The Latest: McConnell makes concession on local taxes

Dec 6, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he favors expanding a deduction for state and local taxes to enable people to deduct local income taxes as well as property taxes

UnitedHealth ventures deeper into care with nearly $5B deal

Dec 6, 2017

UnitedHealth will spend nearly $5 billion to buy hundreds of clinics, just three days after rival Aetna announced a tie up with CVS Health

Secret Santa couple pays off $10K in layaway orders in Maine

Dec 6, 2017

Representatives for a Maine Toys R Us store say a husband and wife stopped in to pay off $10,000 in layaway orders for other families

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