Mar 28, 2012 It is one step forward, one step back for the housing market. The mortgage bankers association says this morning applications for home mortgages were up 3.3 percent last week but demand for refinancing dropped for the sixth straight week.
Mar 22, 2012 Connecticut contractor Peter Schneider is surviving the recession thanks to his hard-won skills, hard-working attitude, and a little bit of luck.
Mar 22, 2012 The promise of steady work is attracting workers of all ages to Williston, N.D., and creating a new boom town on America's energy frontier.
Apr 13, 2012 Workers in Detroit who've been laid off from traditional industry are finding new and unexpected opportunities in the caring professions.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 20, 2012 The number of new homes starts last month fell, but a rise in future home-construction plans gave economists hope that the housing market has stabilized
Mar 16, 2012 A new line on Arizona's tax return is asking people how much shopping they've done out of state. The idea was to recoup millions in lost revenue from online retailers.
Feb 27, 2012 Home sales jumped 8% last month. Those numbers and better than expected quarterly sales in home improvement supplies could mean some long-awaited relief for the housing market.
Feb 10, 2012 Author Ramit Sethi discusses his belief that it's possible to network your way to a dream job and offers some tips on how.
Feb 8, 2012 Risk-averse Americans are less and less willing to quit their jobs in pursuit of a better fit.
Feb 3, 2012 The Latino population in Las Vegas has increased dramatically over the last two decades. But Latino business ownership hasn't kept pace.