Even the president isn't immune from credit card issues -- like having your card declined while on a date with the first lady.
Getting mugged and maced helped Payal Kadakia save her struggling startup, creating ClassPass, a monthly gym membership for people who want to get in shape.
Almost 30 years after CEO Greg Foster built his first swing set in his parents' garage in Minnesota, Rainbow Play Systems is emerging from tough times.
U.S. small-business optimism fell in September as more owners said they expected a slowdown in profits and sales and other concerns, a survey shows.
HealthCare.gov has been revamped as its second enrollment season approaches. But things are still complicated. Here's a look at what you need to know.
The federal government's budget deficit has fallen to $486 billion, the smallest pool of red ink of President Barack Obama's six-year span in office.
Americans are living longer than ever before, with U.S. life expectancy inching up again and death rates falling, a new government report shows.
Companies with the name Isis are dealing with the bad image caused by the terrorist group in the Middle East. But consumers can tell the difference, right?
You don't need Bill Gross -- wherever he's working -- or any active bond manager to invest wisely. You just need sound data.
Netflix announced today that Adam Sandler will produce and star in four films to be available exclusively through company's streaming video service.
For the Shattos, the need to reinvent the family business came about a dozen years ago when their dairy farm faced an uncertain future. Here's their story.
For former President Bill Clinton, host of an annual gathering of business and political leaders, the American economy isn't feeling as secure as it should.
A truck containing 37,000 pounds of now-rotten chicken may have sat in a Montana truck stop for a month while its driver demanding money from his employer.
The Obama administration has agreed to pay the Navajo Nation $554 million to settle claims that its funds and natural resources were mishandled for decades.
Guitar giants Fender and Gibson have largely automated their manufacturing processes, but Texas-based Collings Guitar still makes its instruments by hand.
Jeter is getting all the attention, but he's not the only major athlete hanging up his uniform this year.
The average ticket price for Derek Jeter's last home game is $845, a ticket aggregator says. $9,700 gets you a great seat. Or, you could go to Boston.
A tax code change that makes it harder for U.S. corporations to skirt taxes by merging with foreign firms is renewing debate over our corporate tax code.
Migration from country to city has long been a potential path out of poverty. That's less and less true in Asia, where the wealth gap is growing.
Oracle says Larry Ellison is stepping aside as CEO of the company he founded. Safra Catz and Mark Hurd will replace him as co-CEOs.
Apple is making strong efforts to assuage users' fears after taking the heat in the celebrity photo leak scandal that emerged over the Labor Day weekend.
The vast majority of Americans have never heard of Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce company which is on the verge of potentially the world's largest IPO.
Potential complications await consumers as President Barack Obama's health care law approaches its second open enrollment season, just two months away.