Business » Finance

1 thru 10 of 3248 Stories
Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

Insider Q&A: The Inherent Limits of Temporary Tax Cuts

By Marcy Gordon | Apr 24
The tax overhaul that took effect Jan. 1 provides generous permanent breaks for corporations and wealthy Americans, while those for individuals and families are only temporary.

Ask Brianna: How to Say No to Being A Bridesmaid

Ask Brianna: How to Say No to Being A Bridesmaid

By Brianna McGurran | Apr 23
A true friend will understand if your finances keep you from participating, and that declining her request isn't reflective of the friendship. Here's how to make sure nothing gets lost in translation.

Corruption Watchdog: G-20 Moving Slowly Against Tax Havens

Corruption Watchdog: G-20 Moving Slowly Against Tax Havens

Apr 22
Two years after the Panama Papers revealed how the rich have stashed wealth in shell companies, the world's Group of 20 industrialized and developing nations have made only slow progress improving transparency,

Liz Weston: Beat the Retiree Crowds to These 5 Places Abroad

Liz Weston: Beat the Retiree Crowds to These 5 Places Abroad

By Liz Weston | Apr 22
The rewards of seeking out less-known destinations can be considerable. Living costs can be lower, and you may enjoy a more authentic experience of the country before your fellow compatriots rush in.

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

When to Ignore Credit Card Advice

By Gregory Karp | Apr 21
Credit card tips might be easier to understand when they're binary - do this, don't do that - but that advice usually doesn't apply to everybody. In fact, some advice could hurt more than help.

Warren to Black Voters: 'All Our Fights Are Interconnected'

Warren to Black Voters: 'All Our Fights Are Interconnected'

By Steve Peoples | Apr 21
Sen. Elizabeth Warren declared on Friday that the racism and bigotry that shaped housing policies in the United States for generations is still preventing African-Americans from owning homes.

Tradeoff: Faster Lines as Restaurants Forego Cash

Tradeoff: Faster Lines as Restaurants Forego Cash

By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Apr 20
Many of the companies adopting the policy are restaurants with menus and prices more upscale than fast-food chains.

AP FACT CHECK: No, Tax-Filing Migraines Are Not Going Away

AP FACT CHECK: No, Tax-Filing Migraines Are Not Going Away

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Apr 19
On Tax Day, President Donald Trump and a chorus of Republicans announced that Tuesday's filing deadline marked the last time that figuring out taxes will drive Americans crazy. Not so.

Chinese Exporters Scramble to Cope with Trump Tariff Hike

Chinese Exporters Scramble to Cope with Trump Tariff Hike

By Joe McDonald | Apr 18
Facing a possible U.S. tariff hike, one of China's biggest ball bearing makers, Cixin Group, is weighing plans to rush shipments to American customers before the increase makes its sales unprofitable.

3 Ways Parents Can Help Grown Kids Own A Home

3 Ways Parents Can Help Grown Kids Own A Home

By Marilyn Lewis | Apr 18
When responsible first-time homebuyers need help buying a home, the family bank sometimes can lend a hand.

1 thru 10 of 3248 Stories