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Thinking about a new iPhone battery, AMC Stubs A-List or need stamps? Buy them before 2019

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:03:46 -0500

Prices are going up for a number of popular items next year, but if you act soon you still might be able to save on them before the calendar changes.


Democrats, Republicans look for pathway to avoid a government shutdown as deadline nears

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:07 -0500

Nine federal departments will run out of money and shut down at midnight Friday unless Congress and the White House reach a deal to extend funding.


Managing money is hard. Retirement shouldn't be. Get advice here.

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:48:20 -0500

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Tips to minimize screen time at home with family

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 13:31:21 -0500

USA TODAY consumer editor Michelle Maltais and Common Sense Media executive editor Sierra Filucci share ways to manage your household’s attachment to media and electronic devices.


Retail workers tested positive for drugs at the highest rate last year, Quest study shows

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:07 -0500

Retail had highest rate of positive drug tests in 2017 as more employers waive screening in the tight labor market. Health care was second.


Can your employer require you to come into work in inclement weather? Ask HR

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:20:31 -0500

Here are answers to some common questions about how workplaces handle – or should handle – inclement weather.


A look at what services will – and won't – be interrupted if there is a government shutdown

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:07 -0500

A quarter of the federal government will close at midnight Friday unless Congress and the White House find a way to avoid a shutdown.


3 ways to keep your Amazon gifts under wraps until Christmas Day

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:25:04 -0500

Keeping your gifts a secret is harder than ever, because so much shopping is done online, and the digital paper-trail is extensive.


The magic of Christmas: This online tool can tell you exactly how many ornaments you need

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:50:25 -0500

There's an online mathematical model that can help you achieve the perfectly decorated Christmas tree without a foot of lights left over.


24 industries that are dying in the US

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 07:22:14 -0500


Ford designs noise-canceling dog kennel to block out holiday fireworks, thunder noise

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:18:20 -0500

For years, veterinarians have urged people to find quiet space for their pets because holiday fireworks can terrify the animals.


The 20 gifts everyone wants on Amazon this year

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:29:48 -0500

These are the hottest gifts of 2018


Do the tax law changes help or hurt you? A new calculator can help you find out

Thu, 6 Dec 2018 10:30:00 -0500

TurboTax is releasing a new calculator that breaks down how the law affects what residents could pay in federal taxes in each state.


Yes, they're back. Fanny packs make up 25 percent of accessory industry sales growth

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 18:44:57 -0500

The waist pack explosion signals a shift in consumer preferences. The category represents 1% of fashion accessories sales but generated 25% of growth.


America's dying industries: These businesses lost the most workers in past decade

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 07:27:36 -0500

24/7 Wall St. reviewed annual employment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics from 2008 to 2017 to identify the fastest dying industries.


'Dramatic drops' in gas prices: Less-than-$2 gas is here for many American motorists

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 13:39:08 -0500

Nearly 1 in 5 U.S. fuel stations are charging less than $2 per gallon of gasoline as declining oil prices deliver holiday savings for motorists.


Cloudy headlights pose huge safety risk, AAA study finds

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:01:04 -0500

Clouded or yellowed headlights are a serious safety risk, according to a new AAA study.


Llamas, hang gliders and human skulls: The most outrageous business travel expenses

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 13:17:58 -0500

Certify has named the most ridiculous items business travelers have tried to expense. They include a human skull and Cher tickets.


5 ways to find incredible Amazon deals from Warehouse to coupons and rebates

Thu, 6 Dec 2018 16:35:04 -0500

You could shop on Amazon for years without discovering special bargains and price cuts. Here are five ways to unearth those deals.


Charter Spectrum to pay record $174 million fine and give huge refunds to New York customers

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:10:06 -0500

The settlement between Charter Spectrum and the state of New York is the largest consumer payment by an internet provider in U.S. history.


Popeyes is jumping on emotional support bandwagon with its new 'Emotional Support Chicken'

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 19:03:44 -0500

Popeyes is offering Philadelphia travelers its own brand of comfort and reassurance in the air with the launch of its "Emotional Support Chicken."


35 gifts that don't require shipping, because there's still time!

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:49:17 -0500

Beggars can still be a little choosy when you have options like these


Worried about holiday debt? 5 smart ways to avoid it or repay those credit cards

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:16:47 -0500

Twenty-eight percent of shoppers who used credit cards to pay for last year’s holidays are still paying for them.


These are the best last-minute holiday deals

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 16:22:16 -0500

Save on the gifts people actually want.


Tired of time getting tangled in holiday lights, some are hiring pros to deck their walls

Mon, 3 Dec 2018 15:02:17 -0500

Hiring an expert to hang Christmas lights and decorate your home won't save you money, but it'll save you time that you can spend with your family.


How latest Fed rate decision affects rates on credit cards, mortgages, savings accounts

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:01:03 -0500

How the latest Fed rate hike affects what you pay on credit cards, mortgages, auto loans as well as your bank savings account.


Why taxation of Social Security benefits puts program between a rock and a hard place

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:08 -0500

This taxation of Social Security benefits may be a sore spot among retirees, but it's not going anywhere anytime soon.


How much for a can of beans? Red Dead Online's virtual world grapples with real economic problems

Fri, 7 Dec 2018 17:57:40 -0500

Players of critically lauded 'Red Dead Redemption 2's online offshoot are upset about the game's economy. It's not the first to raise gamers' ire.


Dow Jones industrial average ends higher as investors wait for Fed rate announcement

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 17:58:23 -0500

Dow mounts 83-point rebound after a 1,000-point, two-day drop, as Wall Street looks to Federal Reserve for support.


Should you give income updates to your credit card issuer? Here's what you need to know.

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:07 -0500

Requests to update income, which pop up when you log on the app or site, are designed to prevent you from taking on more debt than you can handle.


Financial planning: How to meet your money goals in 2019

Fri, 7 Dec 2018 07:01:05 -0500

At the start of each year, I declare goals that can be quantified. And by New Year's Eve, I've either delivered or not. Here's how I succeed.


The year in beer: Cheers, there's more than 7,000 breweries operating in the US

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:03:51 -0500

As 2018 ends, more than 7,000 breweries are operating in the U.S. and craft beer's share of the overall $100 billion-plus beer industry likely grew.


A look at the highest and lowest paying jobs of 2018

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:00:08 -0500

Using data from recruiting and data company Glassdoor, 24/7 Wall St. identified the highest and lowest paying jobs of the year.


Frontier adds two new cities as part of 3-route Denver expansion

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 17:05:29 -0500

Frontier will launch Denver-Hartford service in late March, offering three flights a week. Frontier last flew from the Connecticut airport in 2008.


Malls aren't dead yet: From food to Town Hall, they're making themselves worth a visit

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 05:07:01 -0500

Mall traffic has been up this holiday season, as they offer entertainment, tastier food and the chance to experience online brands in person


Edible glitter may not be what it seems, FDA warns unicorn fans

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 05:18:02 -0500

The FDA says consumers should make sure food decorations are safe to eat by checking the packaging or asking stores about the ingredients they use.


Class of 2019: New and redesigned cars, trucks and SUVs

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:11:14 -0500

New looks for some models in 2019.


Kohl's will stay open around the clock Friday through Christmas Eve

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:19:20 -0500

Just in time for last-minute holiday shoppers, Kohl's department stores across the country will turn into 24-hour stores temporarily.


Christmas shopping procrastinators, this is your final warning: Shipping deadlines are now

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:17:56 -0500

Friday is the drop-dead deadline to order gifts online and get them there for Christmas. A record 2.5 billion packages will be shipped this holiday.


Popeyes offers 'Emotional Support Chicken' to comfort flyers

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 19:29:27 -0500

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen unveiled a holiday travel exclusive called the "Emotional Support Chicken" that is available in Terminal C at the Philadelphia International Airport.


December specials: Your guide to the month's festive freebies and merry meal deals

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:07:00 -0500

Here's an early holiday gift: A roundup of meal deals and freebies for December.


Buyer's remorse? How to swap your Medicare Advantage plan for 2019 after open enrollment

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:01:00 -0500

Are you stuck with your Medicare Advantage plan for 2019 until next year’s open enrollment? No, thanks to new policy changes.


Skyrocketing seat selection fees enrage flyers, enrich airlines

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 21:00:00 -0500

Airline seat assignments used to be free Now you'll pay to reserve certain economy seats, no extra legroom included, on United, Delta and American.


Top 25 best selling video games of 2018

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:28:07 -0500

So far in 2018, people around the world have purchased over 160 million copies of games.


Best Buy's '20 Days of Doorbusters' promises exciting deals in December

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 03:26:07 -0500

Doorbusters aren't just for Black Friday. Best Buy has "20 Days of Doorbusters" going on now through Dec. 20.


What should you do with all the gift cards you got during the holidays?

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:48:33 -0500

What should you do with all the gift cards you got during the holidays?


These 30 vehicles are the safest 2019 models, car-safety group IIHS says

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:01:03 -0500

30 vehicles qualified for the top honors in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's initial 2019 model-year rankings.


New Experian tool allows you to instantly boost your credit score

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:57:36 -0500

A new tool from Experian enables you to add utility and cell phone payments to your credit file, potentially hiking your score.


Exclusive: 'Fortnite' survey shows kids are playing in class. So what can parents do?

Thu, 6 Dec 2018 10:31:15 -0500

A "staggering" 61 percent of teens are into 'Fortnite,' and they're playing everywhere, including the classroom. It's a major pain point for parents.


Vehicles that will make it over 200,000 miles

Sat, 8 Dec 2018 07:01:02 -0500

Vehicles that will make it over 200,000 miles


2019 IIHS Top Safety Pick+ vehicles revealed

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:01:02 -0500

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tightened its standards for 2019 Top Safety Pick and Top Safety Pick+ honors.


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