Quantcast
Home » Money
Home » Money

Money

Last Updated Mar 3, 2015 07:00PM

New York • Here’s an uncomfortable question: who’s going to pay for mom or dad’s nursing home bill — or yours, for that matter? The answer, for about 1.2 million Americans, is Tom McInerney. McInerney...

Read This Article            Share

  • Passengers reaching deals in Asiana crash
    San Francisco • More than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in thei...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:54 pm   |     |   Share
  • Rate cuts by other central banks challenge Fed
    Washington • The world’s central banks are injecting a new complication into the Federal Reserve’s decision on when to raise interest rates from recor...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • February auto sales up despite snow in the East
    Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still reported gains thanks to the ...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Visa, MasterCard moving into mobile pay in Africa
    New York • Americans may just be getting used to mobile pay, but consumers in many African countries have been paying with their phones for years. Now...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:15 pm   |     |   Share


MORE MONEY STORIES
  • GM and Honda lead all automakers in recalls
    Detroit • General Motors Co. and Honda Motor Co. topped the U.S. government’s list of automakers with the most recalled vehicles last year. GM had 78 ...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • Exxon Mobile snaps up drilling rights in Russia
    Exxon Mobil Corp. shook off the chill of sanctions and continued to snap up drilling rights in Russia last year, giving it more exploration holdings i...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • Unions to sue Christie over pension payments
    Fourteen unions representing state public-sector employees announced Tuesday that they intend to sue Republican Gov. Chris Christie again over planned...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Target plans $2 billion in cost-cutting moves
    New York • Target Corp. is cutting several thousand jobs as part of a plan to eliminate $2 billion in costs over the next two years. The goal: to mak...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 06:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • File-This file frame grab from video, provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) shows a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. last April, where a cargo container was packed with 5,000 rechargeable lithium-ion batteries. Citing safety concerns, United Airlines on Monday, March, 2, 2015, became the second major U.S. airline to announce it will no longer accept bulk shipments of rechargeable batteries of the kind that power everything from smartphones to laptops to power tools. (AP Photo/FAA, File) AP: Airlines reject some battery shipments
    Washington • Two major U.S airlines say they will no longer accept rechargeable battery shipments as new government tests confirm that explosions and ...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:54 pm   |     |   Share
  • Citibank: Let Argentina pay bondholders interest
    New York • A Citibank lawyer warned a judge on Tuesday that its Argentina branch will be in “great danger” if he refuses to let the South American nat...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Venture capitalist testifies in sex-bias suit
    San Francisco • A legendary billionaire investor defended his Silicon Valley venture capital firm Tuesday while testifying in a high-profile sex discr...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Brazil: 54 policians in kickback scandal?
    Rio de Janeiro • Brazil’s attorney general on Tuesday asked the nation’s Supreme Court for permission to investigate 54 top political figures for alle...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fed Chair Yellen reports small dip in 2014 assets
    Washington • Fed Chair Janet Yellen may have gotten a job promotion last year, but her total assets don’t appear to have gotten a bump. Yellen’s finan...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • Best Buy and Orexigen are big market movers
    New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE • Best Buy Co....
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • People walk past the Nasdaq Marketsite in New York's Times Square on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. The Nasdaq fell below 5,000 a day after passing that milestone for the first time since the dot-com era 15 years ago. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) U.S. stocks fall after Nasdaq milestone
    New York • U.S. stock indexes are closing slightly lower, pulling the Nasdaq composite index back below 5,000. The decline Tuesday came a day after th...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 05:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • FCC head defends Internet neutrality rules
    New York • The head of the Federal Communications Commission is taking the defense of new Internet regulations on the road. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler s...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 12:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • CEO group: Trade would increase hiring in U.S.
    Washington • Top business executives are pressing Congress to give President Barack Obama greater authority to negotiate international trade deals, ci...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 12:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Venture capitalist testifies in sex bias suit
    San Francisco • A prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist who helped direct early investments in Google and Amazon testified Tuesday in a high-pro...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 12:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • Web briefs: Petzl, Costco, El Pollo Loco, Utah Jazz
    Deal with Citi will make Visa Costco’s card network in 2016 Costco says it struck a deal for Citi to be the exclusive issuer of its co-branded credi...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 11:46 am   |     |   Share
  • (Popeye's CEO Cheryl Bachelder speaks during an interview with The Associated Press)  , Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in New York. Bachelder has been the restaurant chain's CEO since 2007. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) Popeyes CEO on rivals, why deep-fried wins on menus
    New York • Popeyes CEO Cheryl Bachelder isn’t shy about sharing her opinion of competitors’ chicken. The 58-year-old executive’s frankness isn’t surpr...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 11:09 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Wednesday, March 19, 2014 file photo, attendees walk the exhibition floor at the Game Developers Conference 2014 in San Francisco. With millions of gamers now regularly spectating video games online and in arenas, game developers are angling to learn a few lessons from esports and possibly create the next Conference offers game creators a chance
    San Francisco • With tens of millions of gamers now regularly spectating video games online and in real-world arenas, game developers looking to creat...
    Updated Mar 03 2015 11:06 am   |     |   Share