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2 hrs ago | Deseret News
With wounds from the Great Recession still fresh, chastened Americans are hoarding more cash in their checking accounts than at any time in the last 25 years.
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5 hrs ago | Hillingdon Times
Just 3% of those buying property in June were aged 18 - 30, according to the National Association of Estate Agents , the lowest it has ever recorded.
7 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Sen. Ron Johnson, a Wisconsin Republican, filed the lawsuit in January after the Office of Personnel Management decided months earlier that lawmakers and their staffs should continue to receive health care benefits covering about 75 percent of their premium costs after leaving the health insurance program for federal workers.
7 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
New York-based credit ratings agency Moody's Investors Service dropped Pennsylvania's $11.1 billion of general obligation bonds a rung on its rating ladder, from Aa2 to Aa3, leaving it ranked among the six worst states in Moody's ratings for the 47 states with general obligation debt.
8 hrs ago | The Tribune
Yomary Blanco cleans rooms at Trump Plaza, one of three Atlantic City casinos that could shut down by September.
8 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The Treasury Department auctioned $26 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.025 percent, unchanged from last week.
8 hrs ago | Centre Daily Times
The probe by the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations will be the subject of a daylong hearing on Tuesday and also spells more trouble for the embattled Internal Revenue Service.
12 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington
Your credit report is a record of many your finance-related activities, including activity with credit card accounts and loans.
17 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal
The survey also found that just over half of those polled were taking advantage of the current low interest rate environment to pay down their mortgages faster.
18 hrs ago | Radio City
Millions of people are to be given free, impartial advice on how to make the most of their retirement savings.
Britain will announce new rules Monday for the pensions industry that will give retirees greater access to their savings, fleshing out plans announced earlier this year that shook the share value of British insurers.
Dire predictions about jobs being destroyed spread across California in 2012 as voters debated whether to enact the sales and, for those near the top of the income ladder, stiff income tax increases in Proposition 30. Million-dollar-plus earners face a 3 percentage-point increase on each additional dollar.
Air Force Tech Sgt. Rhonda Stockstill and her husband, Lendle, in front of the home they bought with a VA loan.
The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports the Maryland Mortgage Program will lower rates by a quarter percent for homes in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties.
Created in 2007, the Deployment Cycle Support Care Coordination Program has been widely praised for helping nearly 3,000 individuals with suicide prevention, mental health care, employment and housing.
Marcelina Mojica and her husband Jonathan Mojica, shown here with their dog Lilly, moved into a homeless shelter in the Bronx to keep up with their car payments on their Hyundai sedan.
Phyllis Christopher and her former husband spent years pinching pennies so they would be comfortable in retirement.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:41 pm
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