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Why Latina-owned businesses in Georgia are growing

Martha Dalton | Nov 15, 2015
Latinas seeking financial opportunity learn the basics about operating a business
A pedestrian walks by a Sprint store in San Francisco, California.

Your credit score might be costing more than you think

Kimberly Adams | Nov 13, 2015
Sprint recently settled for almost $3 million related to "risk-based pricing"
In the aftermath of the severe tornado that struck Tuscaloosa, Alabama, residents survey the damage. In the aftermath of the severe tornado that struck Tuscaloosa, Alabama back in April 27, 2011, residents survey the damage the day after.

After a tornado, tough decisions for businesses

Stan Ingold | Nov 13, 2015
For some, the road to to business recovery is worth it. For others, it's too hard.

Comedian Greg Proops takes the Marketplace Quiz

Raghu Manavalan | Nov 13, 2015
Greg Proops, author of "The Smartest Book in the World," takes our money-inspired personality quiz.

Local Money: Google moves into Boulder, Colorado

Lizzie O'Leary | Nov 13, 2015
Google's expanding its Boulder, Colorado campus, but some residents are worried about the effects on housing costs.
Posted In: boulder, colorado, Google

Where data and drugs intersect

Lizzie O'Leary | Nov 13, 2015
Lizzie recorded this conversation onstage at the Fast Company Innovation Festival.
Posted In: data, drugs, medicine
A China Coast Guard ship (bottom) and a Philippine supply boat engage in a stand off as the Philippine boat attempts to reach the Second Thomas Shoal, a remote South China Sea a reef claimed by both countries, on March 29, 2014.

Who will forge the rules in the South China Sea?

Sabri Ben-Achour | Nov 13, 2015
The South China Sea construction is challenging international marine law.
Hulu is aiming to sell part of the company to Time Warner.

Will Time Warner become a partner in Hulu?

Sally Herships | Nov 13, 2015
There are reports of a possible deal that would give Time Warner a 25 percent stake in Hulu.
Posted In: hulu, stake, Time Warner

Uber-popular Rain Room artists talk money and patrons

Adriene Hill and Jenny Ament | Nov 13, 2015
Is art funded by a company branded content?