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Investment craze

Tue, 04 May 2021 23:36:48 +0000

What's a SPAC?


Help save a local business

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 21:48:38 +0000

Purchase a gift card and show your support for local businesses.


Stimulus Payments

Tue, 04 May 2021 23:34:30 +0000

A 4th check? ??


Minimum wage workers in Pennsylvania are barely making it by

Thu, 06 May 2021 16:49:00 +0000

The typical minimum wage worker in Pennsylvania is not a teenager in a first job. It's a woman in her 30s taking care of her kids.


California bar owner who sold fake COVID-19 vaccine cards for $20 to face felony charges, DA office says

Thu, 06 May 2021 22:26:29 +0000

A bar owner who sold undercover agents fake COVID-19 vaccine cards is now facing charges for multiple crimes.


Smoke detector recall: Kidde recalls 226,000 smoke alarms because they can 'fail to alert consumers to a fire'

Thu, 06 May 2021 22:40:32 +0000

Is your smoke detector recalled? Kidde TruSense smoke alarms and smoke/carbon monoxide alarms sold at Walmart, Home Depot, Amazon are affected.


Buy a house during COVID-19? The housing market is a tale of two Americas and first-time buyers are struggling

Thu, 06 May 2021 19:31:02 +0000

In the housing market, the ability to purchase homes seems proportional to the price range – the higher the range, the greater the sales.


Cinco de Mayo deals: Get a free Chipotle burrito, free guacamole from 'The Rock' and save on margaritas

Wed, 05 May 2021 22:19:19 +0000

Chipotle, Taco Bell, Hungry Howie's, Blaze Pizza are among the restaurants celebrating Cinco de Mayo 2021 with deals Wednesday.


Tens of thousands of GM pickups delayed while awaiting chips as shortage continues

Thu, 06 May 2021 15:47:52 +0000

General Motors is delaying tens of thousands of pickups while awaiting chips due to a global semiconductor shortage.


At Home

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:36:10 +0000

Your stop for the latest on home ownership, real estate, loans, the market and more.


What the federal coronavirus relief bill means for mortgages, credit and 401(k) loans

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 17:19:40 +0000

The CARES Act included provisions that will help with mortgage payments, credit scores and changes for 401(k) loans, if your company agrees


10 ways to save on utility bills

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 10:00:17 +0000

Utility bills don't have to break the bank. Here are 10 ways to spend less on water bills, gas bills, electric bills and more.


'These payments are greater than the worker's previous pay checks': SC Governor to end federal unemployment assistance

Thu, 06 May 2021 23:18:11 +0000

Gov. Henry McMaster said the decision was made to boost the state's workforce and comes days after Montana announced a similar decision.


Verizon to launch its own Visa credit card later this month

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 16:50:20 +0000

Telecommunications giant Verizon announced Monday it will launch a Verizon Visa card on June 26, offering incentives to its wireless customers.


Peloton treadmills recalled; CEO apologizes for fighting U.S. regulators

Thu, 06 May 2021 22:49:42 +0000

Peloton has agreed to recall all of its treadmills and apologized for previously fighting the federal government after a child's death and injuries.


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Sun, 29 Mar 2020 15:13:55 +0000

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Peloton delays launch of cheaper treadmill after Tread+ recall, plans software update with safety feature

Thu, 06 May 2021 23:20:07 +0000

After voluntarily recalling its treadmills Wednesday, Peloton said the action will likely cost the company $165 million in revenue from April to June.


States that lifted COVID-19 restrictions early got an economic boost. What happened next?

Thu, 06 May 2021 19:46:51 +0000

What happened to states that were more cautious about reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic?


More stimulus checks on the way: IRS distributes another 1.1M, including 'plus-up' payments

Thu, 06 May 2021 20:30:32 +0000

Another than 1.1 million economic stimulus checks worth more than $2 billion are on the way, the IRS said. The payments included "plus-up" checks.


Car recalls for April 29-May 6

Thu, 06 May 2021 15:03:39 +0000

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued recalls for April 29 through May 6.


Vegetable growing and backyard chickens: Gardening, farming booms during coronavirus pandemic

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:56:08 +0000

The COVID-19 pandemic has ignited interest in gardening and raising chickens as homeowners pass the time and seek self-sustainability.


Shop with an app, watch movies with an app. Why not sell your home with an app, too?

Wed, 05 May 2021 20:27:43 +0000

Opendoor has been credited with disrupting the $1.6 trillion residential real estate market in the U.S. by creating a whole new category of homebuyer.


Chip shortages force Ford to cut more vehicle production, but the automaker promises the summer delivery of the Bronco remains 'on track'

Wed, 05 May 2021 22:20:26 +0000

F-Series and Super Duty production among new cuts at 7 Ford factory sites squeezed by parts shortage.


Yes, Corona is selling big during coronavirus pandemic, but so is Coors Light and Miller Lite

Fri, 22 May 2020 23:45:33 +0000

In the COVID-19 crisis, beer buyers have turned to big brands like Corona and Coors Light and are buying beer in bulk.


Social Security

Tue, 04 May 2021 23:36:03 +0000

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Why this Georgia farmer started selling whole, half cows to families during pandemic

Thu, 06 May 2021 14:50:29 +0000

This farmer went from selling meat at farmers markets to selling entire cows for families to freeze. His sales skyrocketed during the pandemic.


Dunkin' has free coffee for Nurses Day Thursday, Chipotle has free burritos and more deals for healthcare workers

Thu, 06 May 2021 21:12:45 +0000

Dunkin' and Chipotle are offering nurses and health care workers freebies for National Nurses Week, which kicks off Thursday with National Nurses Day.


Is there a chicken shortage? How COVID, chicken sandwich war and chicken wing demand are impacting restaurants

Thu, 06 May 2021 20:50:31 +0000

Is there a national chicken wing shortage? The nation's chicken sandwich wars and cravings for comfort food during COVID have made poultry scarce.


Make a bid! Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin space tourism auctioning off one seat on first flight

Wed, 05 May 2021 21:43:40 +0000

Jeff Bezos' space start-up is taking bids for its first tourism flight.


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Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:38:41 +0000

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When will child tax credit payments start? Checks set to roll out in July, IRS says

Tue, 04 May 2021 18:55:01 +0000

In July, the IRS will begin sending monthly payments of $250 or $300 to low- and moderate-income families who qualify for the child tax credit.


Wait, it's April 15: When are my income taxes due?

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 12:06:06 +0000

Stay-home orders and job losses drove officials to push the April 15 income tax deadline into summer. What happens with estimated taxes? Old refunds?


Death & Taxes

Tue, 04 May 2021 23:38:21 +0000

Filing a last return


See photos of 26 highest-quality cars, trucks, SUVs of 2020, according to J.D. Power IQS

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 11:36:48 +0000

See photos of the 26 highest-quality vehicles of 2020, according to the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS).


National Nurses Week brings free Dunkin' coffee, Chipotle burritos to the nation's most-trusted profession

Thu, 06 May 2021 21:11:58 +0000

Dunkin' and Chipotlle are offering nurses and healthcare workers freebies for National Nurses Week, which kicks off Thursday with National Nurses Day.