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Amazon layoffs continue: Tech giant to cut another 9,000 jobs, CEO Jassy says

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 17:41:08 +0000

Amazon will be eliminating roles in its cloud computing unit, human resources division, advertising and Twitch, CEO Andy Jassy said Monday.


Biden calls on Congress to impose tougher penalties for bank failures

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 16:49:35 +0000

President Joe Biden wants Congress to expand the government's ability to hold executives accountable for bank collapses, like at Silicon Valley Bank.


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Tue, 07 Mar 2023 16:27:27 +0000

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Fri, 17 Mar 2023 19:24:37 +0000

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Housing market: After months of decline, single-family construction rose in February

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 21:08:49 +0000

Compared to February 2022, home building is down 18%, with single-family housing down 32%. Meanwhile, apartment construction was up 14% year-over-year.


Your bathroom fan is nasty. Here are the steps to clean a dirty bathroom fan.

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 14:58:43 +0000

A buildup of dust and grime may prevent your bathroom fan from running properly. Here are the simple steps to cleaning a bathroom fan.


Your faucet is crusty. Here's how to clean it

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 16:55:43 +0000

Hard water is a fact of life across most of the U.S. Learn how to remove hard water stains and build-up in your home.


Your 401(k) in recession

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 19:34:41 +0000

Protecting your funds


Vegetable growing and backyard chickens: Gardening, farming booms during coronavirus pandemic

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:56:08 +0000

The COVID-19 pandemic has ignited interest in gardening and raising chickens as homeowners pass the time and seek self-sustainability.


Dollar Tree has stopped selling eggs, pointing to 'very high' prices that persist, reports say

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 10:56:01 +0000

Dollar Tree has stopped selling eggs, the chain told multiple outlets this week. The company does not anticipate bringing eggs back until the fall.


See photos of 26 highest-quality cars, trucks, SUVs of 2020, according to J.D. Power IQS

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 11:36:48 +0000

See photos of the 26 highest-quality vehicles of 2020, according to the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS).


Wait, it's April 15: When are my income taxes due?

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 12:06:06 +0000

Stay-home orders and job losses drove officials to push the April 15 income tax deadline into summer. What happens with estimated taxes? Old refunds?


10 ways to save on utility bills

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 10:00:17 +0000

Utility bills don't have to break the bank. Here are 10 ways to spend less on water bills, gas bills, electric bills and more.


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Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:38:41 +0000

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Biden issues first veto as president, blocks measure by Congress on 'woke' investment

Tue, 21 Mar 2023 00:41:18 +0000

President Joe Biden issued his first veto on a block on a climate investing rule. A two-thirds majority of Congress could override Biden's veto.


Who is Janet Yellen? What to know about the Treasury Secretary and Silicon Valley Bank

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 16:55:23 +0000

In the wake of Silicon Valley Bank's failure, here's what to know about Janet Yellen, the first woman to lead the Treasury Department.


World's longest bar set to open in Middle Tennessee — built with Garth Brooks in mind

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 11:08:00 +0000

When Nearest Green Distillery owners Keith and Fawn Weaver decided to open a restaurant/bar/live music venue in Middle Tennessee, they went all out.


Diabetes treatment can be incredibly costly. But the biggest cost is (surprisingly) not insulin

Sun, 19 Mar 2023 14:55:31 +0000

The price of insulin is dropping, but the biggest cost of diabetes is really in the supplies. Here's how much they cost and how to get help paying.


Marketing made easy

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 15:06:12 +0000

Grow your business with tips, tools, and creative ideas to stand out and save money.


What is inflation? Understanding why prices rise, what causes it and who it hurts most.

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 17:49:32 +0000

Inflation is a generalized raise in prices. It can be caused by several factors, such as excess spending in comparison to the product's availability.


Silicon Valley Bank collapse concerns founders of color

Sun, 19 Mar 2023 17:09:07 +0000

SVB had opened its doors to such entrepreneurs, offering opportunities to form crucial relationships that had been out of reach.


Ford, Honda vehicles among 1.9 million cars under recall: Check recalls here

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 07:00:05 +0000

Ford issued several recalls for its vehicles, including 1.28 million Fusion and MKZ models. Honda also recalled some of its models.


What is the Federal Reserve's 2023 meeting schedule? Here when the Fed will meet again

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 16:40:49 +0000

The Federal Reserve's next meeting begins March 21 and its decision on rate hikes is due on March 22. Here are the other Fed Meetings in 2023


Yes, Corona is selling big during coronavirus pandemic, but so is Coors Light and Miller Lite

Fri, 22 May 2020 23:45:33 +0000

In the COVID-19 crisis, beer buyers have turned to big brands like Corona and Coors Light and are buying beer in bulk.


Biden, Democratic National Committee will return political donations from Silicon Valley Bank executives

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 20:07:52 +0000

President Joe Biden's 2020 campaign and the Democratic National Committee will return more than $20,000 from senior executives of Silicon Valley Bank.


Gerber infant formula recalled over possible Cronobacter sakazakii contamination

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 15:34:07 +0000

Perrigo is recalling certain lots of Gerber Good Start SootheProTM Powdered Infant Formula due to potential presence of Cronobacter sakazakii bacteria


Your mattress is disgusting. Here's how to clean it

Fri, 17 Mar 2023 19:45:03 +0000

Mattresses are one of the dirtiest items in your bedroom. Discover three ways to clean your mattress effectively.


Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings president Frank Del Rio retiring

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 21:11:54 +0000

Frank Del Rio will step down as head of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. this summer, the company said Monday.


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Fri, 17 Mar 2023 19:32:00 +0000

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Close to 190 banks could face Silicon Valley Bank's fate, according to a new study

Sun, 19 Mar 2023 17:16:45 +0000

The Fed's aggressive interest rate hikes have eroded the value of bank assets such as government bonds and mortgage-backed securities.


What the federal coronavirus relief bill means for mortgages, credit and 401(k) loans

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 17:19:40 +0000

The CARES Act included provisions that will help with mortgage payments, credit scores and changes for 401(k) loans, if your company agrees


When is the next Fed meeting? Here's what to know and when to expect (another) rate hike.

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 19:04:25 +0000

The next Federal Reserve meeting will be held March 21 to 22. January's meeting raised the interest rate range by a quarter percentage point.


Verizon to launch its own Visa credit card later this month

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 16:50:20 +0000

Telecommunications giant Verizon announced Monday it will launch a Verizon Visa card on June 26, offering incentives to its wireless customers.


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Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:36:10 +0000

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Feeling the pinch at the grocery store? Here's how you can save by buying store brands

Mon, 20 Mar 2023 16:45:24 +0000

Consumer Reports found that many store brands are typically cheaper and taste just as good as name brands.


Test your finance knowledge and take this quiz.

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 07:58:50 +0000

Investments, interest rates and credit scores. How well do you know ???????