Ken Griffey has saved an Alabama knife factory not once but twice. In the process he's proved that believing in people is as important as making a profit.
The roots of America's current craft brewing boom go back to 1978, when Jimmy Carter, who didn't drink alcohol, legalized homebrewing.
Social media can be a major time suck, but itcan be a big money drain, too, when it feeds your desires for stuff you can't afford.
Consumer prices rose in June as the cost of gasoline surged, but the overall trend continued to point to a gradual build up of inflationary pressures.
Apple asks suppliers to make up to 80 million of its two forthcoming large-screen iPhones by year's end, its largest initial production run of iPhones.
Twitter has hired a strong chief financial officer, but it needs more engaged users to combat its massive red ink.
If you can't replace the money, an early 401(k) withdrawal can hamper your investment growth and leave you worse off in retirement.
Having a variable income can be good or bad. While it can make planning tough, it doesn't have to mean you can't get a handle on your finances.
Having a problem with a bank, and no luck getting through the customer service maze? The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is your ally.
Kids, your parents are usually willing to help with college tuition. But they're more likely to ask if you're preparing for a financially rewarding career.
How much do you save for the time you spend comparison-shopping? Results are best for car insurance and worst for gas, a survey for an insurance site finds.
A properly designed whole life insurance policy offers tax-deferred benefits that no other financial product can match.
Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program for its subscribers, but consumers concerned about privacy might want to take a second look.
Saving enough money for retirement is the first step toward building your nest egg, but just as important is where you invest that money.
A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting itself in second-quarter earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.
As sightings of great white sharks off Cape Cod mount, businesses in the Massachusetts town of Chatham are embracing the frenzy.
Millions of Americans with shoddy credit are being offered auto loans by car dealerships, regardless of their ability to pay back the money, a report finds.
McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.
Two huge beverage companies are expected to post opposing financials, and it looks like a good week for Chipotle, Facebook and a hero named Hercules.
While you were talking about Microsoft's massive layoffs, you might have missed our article on how to get a refund for electronics you bought ages ago.
The jewelry industry has begun to make use of 3-D technology to lower production and shipping costs, giving hope to U.S. manufacturing.