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The 5 States With No Sales Tax

This article was updated on Oct. 17, 2014. All 50 states make different choices about where they get the tax revenue they need in...

How to Save in Back-to-School Home Stretch

The back-to-school countdown is nearing its end, but there's still time for parents to find good deals. Eleanor Blayney, consumer advocate for the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, shares four tips on how you can save money while getting your child ready to hit the books.

U.S. Retail Data Props Up Asian Markets

In Japan on Friday the Nikkei 225 Index rose 0.6% to 9,114 and in Hong Kong the Hang Seng edged up 0.5% to 20,972. China's Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.4% to end the day at 2,655.