When supermarkets try to manipulate you into buying more stuff, here's how to fight back. It starts with a list and a firm mind.
Personal emergency response systems, sensors, medication reminders and even virtual pets help the elderly keep their independence and age in place.
A tax audit isn't the end of the world, but it can be a lot more difficult that it should if you go in angry, disorganized and alone.
Stocks rose modestly Friday and major indexes snapped a four-day losing streak after news of merger talks among chipmakers lifted the technology sector.
An interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve may be warranted later this year, with a gradual path expected to follow, the central bank's chief says.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is joining a long list of magnates promising to give away most of the wealth that they amass during their careers.
A dog obedience school owner has sued a customer for $65,000, alleging that negative reviews on Yelp and Angie's List were defamatory.
Internet service is largely unregulated by government, leaving consumers vulnerable to service disruptions because of a lack of redundancy.
Reaction is swift from the NCAA, Yelp, Salesforce and the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Churches also have issues with the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
America can't have an industry whose sole purpose is to trap people in debt, rather than to make a decent return and provide a service.
A pair of analysts boost their price targets on Netflix, and Facebook opens up Messenger to third parties.
To use the strong dollar, travelers should consider prepaying itinerary items, getting a foreign-currency bank account and using the right credit card.
Self-destructing email and other privacy controls for the Internet can come at a price, and some solutions are free as well as safe.
Act fast, since criminals will often use your personal information again. Start by reporting it to the IRS, the three credit bureaus and other agencies.
U.S. stocks fell for a fourth straight session Thursday but indexes ended well off session lows with support from economic data and earnings.
n attorney for a lender that lost a bankruptcy auction for electronics retailer RadioShack has asked a Delaware judge to reopen the bidding.
A nationwide crackdown on auto dealers has turned up widespread evidence of false ads, deceptive loans and fake odometer readings, the government says.
Just as the summer driving season approaches, drivers may soon be paying even less at the pump, with gas prices expected to fall below $2 a gallon.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau outlines its plans for cracking down on the payday lending industry and ensuring that borrowers can repay loans.
Outlandish new fast food products such as Taco Bell's Biscuit Taco have some things in common, including high calorie counts and a desire to generate buzz.
You don't need a large salary to begin building a nest egg. Consistently saving a small amount could help you to retire more comfortably. Here's how.
If you're considering grabbing a tax break by contributing to a traditional IRA before April 15, make sure that a Roth IRA wouldn't be better for you.