Retirement Insecurity In The 401(k) Age
December 12 2014 4:17 PM
Americans don't have enough money saved for retirement. Here's what researchers are telling us about the shortfalls, and the fixes.
Regulators Attack Consumer Medical Debt
December 11 2014 4:19 AM
According to a CFPB report, some 43 million Americans have credit reports marked with overdue medical debt.
The Surprising Recovery Of Natural Disaster Victims: Study
December 06 2014 9:34 AM
How well did the incomes of Hurricane Katrina victims fare years after the storm? A lot better than you'd think.
The Economics Of Pregnancy Discrimination
December 03 2014 9:00 AM
In Young v. UPS, the Supreme Court will review the Pregnancy Discrimination Act. The decision could have far-reaching financial consequences.
Despite Heart Surgery, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Isn't Missing A Beat
November 27 2014 9:06 PM
The liberal U.S. Supreme Court justice is expected back at work in time for arguments on Facebook threats and pregnancy discrimination.
Best Tweets On Family Fights This Thanksgiving Day
November 27 2014 6:43 PM
It's not Thanksgiving Day -- without a family fight.
Thanksgiving Table Talk: How To Discuss 'Grandparent Scams'
November 27 2014 5:02 PM
Here's why New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is urging college students to help protect their grandparents from scammers.
Advocates Fear Immigration Services Scams
November 24 2014 4:42 PM
Following President Obama's executive order, community groups brace for wave of "notario" fraud targeting immigrants.
Hell On Wheels
November 24 2014 8:48 AM
A lawsuit against a Texas car dealership sheds light on a common practice that takes advantage of low-income borrowers.
How Ebola Exposes Diminishing US Investment In Public Health
November 14 2014 1:57 PM
The link between Ebola, the flu and the future of chronic disease.
Highest and Lowest Student Debt Averages by State
November 13 2014 2:43 PM
What's the difference between graduating from college in New Mexico and New Hampshire? About $14,000.
CFPB To Regulate Prepaid Cards
November 13 2014 9:43 AM
A proposed rule would help protect prepaid card users from theft and high fees.
Supreme Court Examines Maryland Couple's Tax Bill
November 12 2014 1:31 PM
A Supreme Court case weighs how much taxpayers owe when they earn income in multiple states.
A New Battle Over Regulation Of For-Profit Colleges
November 07 2014 3:24 PM
The Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities is suing the U.S. Department of Education.
The Higher-Ed Syllabus In A Republican Congress
November 05 2014 4:00 PM
What the Republican shift in the U.S. Senate means for student loan borrowers.
'Preyday Lenders' Campaign Targets CFPB Board Member
October 31 2014 3:20 PM
Americans for Payday Lending Reform is targeting Advance America CEO J. Patrick O’Shaughnessy as part of a name-and-shame campaign.
A New Wave Of Flood Insurance Pain
October 29 2014 3:06 PM
Global warming and an indebted national flood insurance program are driving up rates for some of NYC's poorest homeowners.
Inside The Harrowing World Of ISIS' Hostages
October 26 2014 1:44 AM
A New York Times report reveals the bleak and terrifying existence of captives in the custody of the Islamic State group.
NYC Ebola Patient Craig Spencer In 'More Serious' Phase
October 25 2014 10:35 PM
Symptoms worsen for New York City's first confirmed Ebola patient, though health officials say that's not unexpected.
Meet the Nurse Speaking Out Against Ebola Quarantine
October 25 2014 7:25 PM
After spending a month fighting Ebola in Sierra Leone, a nurse who tested negative for the disease calls for more "humanity" toward returning health care workers.