Posted In: credit access
Congress is considering a bill, the Credit Access and Inclusion Act, that would make it easier for nontraditional borrowers to build a credit history.
Posted In: Retirement, costa rica
Americans retirees are drawn to Costa Rica's biodiversity, political stability, and cheap health care.
Posted In: sequester, FAA, air traffic controllers, furloughs
Some groups have filed suit to stop the furloughs of air traffic controllers. The FAA must cut hundreds of millions under federal budget sequestration.
Posted In: Google Glass, ebay
The bidding reached $95,000 before the seller, who says he was hoping to pay off student loans, removed the glasses from auction.
Posted In: railroad, Economy, energy, fuel
If you could see inside the cars on a freight train, you'd know more about which parts of the economy are up -- or down.
Posted In: Immigration, citizenship, low-wage workers
A new study links citizenship for undocumented workers to better pay and working conditions. But other experts say newly legalized low-wage workers still run the risk of poor treatment on the job.
Posted In: McDonalds, nutrition, breakfast
McDonald's franchises in Arizona say they want kids to eat a healthy breakfast to help them ace their statewide standardized tests. The promotion also builds customer loyalty.
Posted In: Jobs, Eli Lilly, job cuts
Eli Lilly is reducing its U.S. sales force, reportedly by 30 percent. How have digital and other advertising practices changed the nature of sales?