Money »

5 Things Agents Wish People Knew about Insurance

5 Things Agents Wish People Knew about Insurance

FINANCE | By Sarah Schlichter | Mar 6, 2021

Insurance is notoriously complicated, and few people have the time or desire to pore over their policies. But some basic knowledge can go a long way.

Millennial Money: 5 Tips to Negotiate Pay in a Tough Economy

Millennial Money: 5 Tips to Negotiate Pay in a Tough Economy

FINANCE | By Melissa Lambarena, NerdWallet | Mar 6, 2021

The pandemic-related recession has altered many job descriptions. Your role may merit a salary discussion, even in uncertain times. Here are some strategies to help you achieve the ideal salary.

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

FINANCE | By Michelle Black, Contributor and Caroline Lupini, Editor | Mar 3, 2021

If President Biden has his way, he will create a public credit reporting agency (CRA) to compete with the three major credit bureaus and maybe one day replace them altogether.

4 Things To Watch As Congress Finalizes Next Stimulus Package

4 Things To Watch As Congress Finalizes Next Stimulus Package

FINANCE | By Kelly Anne Smith and Kemberley Washington | Mar 2, 2021

President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act is inching its way toward coming to life. However, what ends up in the final bill will likely differ from what was originally proposed.

Highlights of the COVID-19 Relief Bill Advancing in Congress

Highlights of the COVID-19 Relief Bill Advancing in Congress

FINANCE | By Kevin Freking | Feb 27, 2021

The House passed a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package early Saturday, 219-212, that includes $1,400 checks for most Americans and billions of dollars for schools, state and local governments and businesses.

What NY Prosecutors Could Learn from Trump's Tax Records

What NY Prosecutors Could Learn from Trump's Tax Records

FINANCE | By Jim Mustian and David B. Caruso | Feb 23, 2021

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. fought for a year and a half to get access to former President Donald Trump's tax records.

After Losing a Company to COVID, Owners Seek the Next Gig

After Losing a Company to COVID, Owners Seek the Next Gig

FINANCE | By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Feb 21, 2021

As owners are forced to shut businesses, they've had to figure out what to do next. For many entrepreneurs, the answer has been anticipating the next trend and creating a company to take advantage of it.

Watch: ABC News Doc About OnlyFans Hits Hulu

Watch: ABC News Doc About OnlyFans Hits Hulu

FINANCE | Feb 17, 2021

ABC News has a new documentary about the website/app OnlyFans, a subscription service that is primarily used by adult entertainment performers, and it is now hit Hulu.

Liz Weston: Why You Don't Want to Be an Executor

Liz Weston: Why You Don't Want to Be an Executor

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Feb 15, 2021

At best, the process is time-consuming. At worst, it takes hundreds of hours, exposes you to lawsuits and thrusts you into the middle of family fights.

'Obamacare' Sign-Ups Reopen as Democrats Push for More Aid

'Obamacare' Sign-Ups Reopen as Democrats Push for More Aid

FINANCE | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Feb 15, 2021

HealthCare.gov's market for subsidized health plans reopens Monday for a special three-month sign-up window as the Democratic-led Congress pushes a boost in financial help that could cut premiums by double digits.

Breaking Down the Tax Implications of PPP Loans

Breaking Down the Tax Implications of PPP Loans

FINANCE | By Kelsey Sheehy, NerdWallet | Feb 15, 2021

Can you deduct expenses paid with your PPP loan funds? Do you need to do anything differently this year? And if your loan is forgiven, is it considered taxable income?

Taxing Time: How the Pandemic will Affect Filing Your Taxes

Taxing Time: How the Pandemic will Affect Filing Your Taxes

FINANCE | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Feb 14, 2021

Tax filing season will start a bit later this year and look a bit different too. That's because the pandemic that defined 2020 has seeped into tax time too.

Liz Weston: What Gig Workers Need to Know about Taxes

Liz Weston: What Gig Workers Need to Know about Taxes

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Feb 13, 2021

If you became a gig worker during the pandemic, beware: Your taxes just got more complicated.

Attorneys Spar Over Powers Held by Britney Spears' Father

Attorneys Spar Over Powers Held by Britney Spears' Father

FINANCE | By Andrew Dalton | Feb 12, 2021

Attorneys for Britney Spears and her father sparred Thursday over how he should share power with a financial company newly appointed as his partner in the conservatorship that controls her money.

Aetna Expands Coverage to Include Breast Augmentation Surgery for Transgender Women

Aetna Expands Coverage to Include Breast Augmentation Surgery for Transgender Women

FINANCE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 2, 2021

Aetna has agreed to expand coverage for gender-affirming procedures for transgender women.

Silver is the New GameStop: Price Boosted by Online Movement

Silver is the New GameStop: Price Boosted by Online Movement

FINANCE | Feb 1, 2021

The price of silver is rallying as the online trading movement fuelling the rise of unloved shares like GameStop took a shine to the precious metal.

Fight The Man: What GameStop's Surge Says About Online Mobs

Fight The Man: What GameStop's Surge Says About Online Mobs

FINANCE | By Barbara Ortutay and Matt O'Brien | Jan 31, 2021

It's a fable for our times: Small-time investors band together to take down greedy Wall Street hedge funds using the stock of a troubled video-game store.

GameStop Soars, and Wall Street Bends Under the Pressure

GameStop Soars, and Wall Street Bends Under the Pressure

FINANCE | By Stan Choe | Jan 29, 2021

GameStop's stock is back to the races Friday, and the overall U.S. market is down again, as the saga that's captivated and confused Wall Street ramps up the drama.

Trading Sites Restrict Stock Trading in GameStop, Other Cos.

Trading Sites Restrict Stock Trading in GameStop, Other Cos.

FINANCE | Jan 28, 2021

Robinhood and other online trading platforms are moving to restrict trading in GameStop and other stocks that have soared recently due to rabid buying by smaller investors.

In Battle Over GameStop Shares, Two Big Players Flinch

In Battle Over GameStop Shares, Two Big Players Flinch

FINANCE | By Michelle Chapman and Stan Choe | Jan 27, 2021

A David and Goliath saga is unfolding in financial markets over the stock price of struggling retail chain GameStop. On Wednesday, Goliath walked away from the battle. Two Goliaths, actually.

1 - 24 of 1054 Stories