Oct 17, 2013 There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.
Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Oct 4, 2013 On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. Supporters say the move is a cost-cutting measure as well.
Oct 1, 2013 Japan is hiking its national sales tax, from 5 percent all the way to 8 percent.
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric is making plans to sell off its retail lending business, including store credit cards.
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric plans to spin off its highly profitable credit card business, which made the company $2.2 billion last year.
Aug 9, 2013 A survey issued by Credit Karma, a personal finance company, found that 72 percent of Americans would rather keep their current debt than gain 25 pounds and be completely debt free.
Aug 3, 2013 From learning the lingo to paying on time, we've got some guidelines for avoiding common credit card pitfalls.
Aug 2, 2013 A secured credit card could be the answer to helping transform a weak credit score and history.