May 8, 2012 Hercules, Calif. was on the brink of bankruptcy. So the town made major sacrifices to stay solvent.
Apr 27, 2012 The fashion designer Betsey Johnson has filed for bankruptcy protection. Dozens of the fashion designers' stores will close, and hundred of employees will be laid off.
Mar 26, 2012 The parent company of American Airlines wants more concessions from unions, or it'll push to cancel existing labor contracts.
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Mar 21, 2012 Current laws make it very hard for student loans to be forgiven. There's a proposal now in Congress that would change that.
Mar 15, 2012 Diane Von Furstenberg creates a collection for GapKids in a move to build its brand among shoppers in training.
Mar 14, 2012 Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx, talks about her body-shaping business in our latest Conversation from the Corner Office.
Mar 13, 2012 Garments featured on the new reality show will be available in stores the minute an episode ends.
Feb 24, 2012 MSN's Liz Weston discusses tax rebates, student debt and how to negotiate the foreclosure process.
Feb 20, 2012 The classic boots from L.L. Bean become fashion statements for a new generation.