An Apple computer that co-founder Steve Jobs sold out of his parents' garage in 1976 for $600 will soon hit the auction block and could fetch a fortune.
New programs are speeding up the check-in process for busy travelers, by letting them go straight to their rooms by using their smartphone to unlock doors.
Babies R Us is drawing fire from some mothers after picking up a new line of Kardashian kids clothing that critics say sexualizes children.
That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween, but picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could.
Walmart isn't waiting for Black Friday. For the first time, it's offering free shipping on what it considers the season's hottest gifts, starting Saturday.
How much do you pay in interest for all that stuff over your lifetime? A cool new tool offers estimates and shows how better credit scores help lower costs.
Discounts on homeowners insurance are there for the taking. But agents will rarely tell you, so you must know to ask.
It can be hard to execute some (or all!) of these actions, but remember you're saving to make the holidays special for your family and friends.
With price of gas below $3 a gallon at many U.S. stations, filling up your vehicle with gasoline won't leave your pocketbook quite as empty these days.
Average long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 percent, Freddie Mac says.
The Fed plans to keep a key interest rate at a record low to support a job market that isn't yet healthy and help lift inflation from unusually low levels.
The government sues AT&T, alleging the wireless carrier sold consumers unlimited data plans but reduced their Internet speeds if they used too much data.
Although many consumers are concerned about their personal data, 56 percent will still shop at retailers that experienced a data breach.
Here's how to get ready to shop on Black Friday -- and Gray Thursday, Small Business Saturday, Super Sunday and Cyber Monday. Phew!
The global economy has stumbled, and financial markets have been volatile. But that doesn't mean the Federal Reserve plans any major policy shifts.
Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, such as helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
If you're tired of being nickel-and-dimed by your bank and only earning 0.01% interest, it's time to ditch and switch. Consider these Internet-only banks.
I helped pay for college by working as a beer auditor -- a mystery shopper whose job is to check how well alcohol sellers are doing at checking IDs.
SolarCity is marketing bonds to yield-hungry investors. Before you buy, understand the potential dark clouds of corporate bonds.
Marvin Ellison has a tough assignment as the incoming leader of J.C. Penney: an extreme makeover, retail edition, for the troubled chain.
Struggling retailer Sears Holdings will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas, a report says.