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1 number you should check each year to avoid identity theft

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A new video by Bankrate has some advice about protecting your identity. Read more »

14 hours ago

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Hero2Hire helps veterans, spouses find employment

The Hero2Hired job fair kicked off Thursday at the Davis Conference Center. The job fair helps military members, veterans and their spouses find employment. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Are family oriented work-policies bad for business?

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A new take on the state of paid leave calls into question the benefits of family-friendly policies at work. Read more »

18 hours ago

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Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the... Read more »

21 hours ago

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US gambling market saturated, yet casinos keep on coming

The casino market in the northeastern United States is saturated, yet that's not stopping some states from approving gambling legislation and companies from building new gambling halls. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Universal Orlando to build a water park opening in 2017

Universal Orlando Resort is building a water park. Construction has begun on Volcano Bay at Universal Orlando Resort. The new park is expected to open in 2017. Read more »

22 hours ago

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US jobless aid applications rose last week; total still low

More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, though the overall level remains low and points to a healthy job market. Read more »

22 hours ago

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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note. Read more »

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UESP to celebrate National 529 College Savings Day

Research by the U.S. Census Bureau shows college graduates earn an average of $1 million more in their lifetimes than high school graduates. Read more »

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Hero2Hired job fair set for Thursday in Layton

A Hero2Hired job fair will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 West, Layton. Read more »

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'Dancing,' 'Voice' on top as viewers got musical last week

Music and dancing ruled on the airwaves last week, as "Dancing With the Stars" and "The Voice" tuned up to score five out of the 10 most-watched shows. Read more »

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Drilling cutbacks drag down job growth in oil patch

Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged job growth lower in states from Texas to North Dakota. Read more »

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Love not war wins for small businesses and large companies

Instead of feeling threatened and trying to crush smaller rivals that could take revenue from them, corporations like Microsoft Corp., Boston Beer and General Mills Inc. are mentoring and loaning... Read more »

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US bank earnings up 6.9 percent in Q1

U.S. banks' earnings rose 6.9 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier as revenues increased, delinquent loans continued to fall and the number of "problem" banks reached a six-year low. Read more »

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The best states in America for balancing work and family

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When looking for a job, most Americans want some sense that their careers won't obstruct their personal lives completely. Read more »

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The 10 best cities in America for job seekers and employees

Where in America has the best opportunity and pay as well as the happiest employees? Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Balancing act: Does parenting bring happiness? For me, absolutely

As I watch my children dance through life, I realize that my greatest moments of joy and happiness come from time with my family. And that's why I write a column about work-life balance. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Dave Ramsey says: Build your budget together

The budget process, if you’re the nerd in the family, should start with you writing it all out. Then he sits down with you, has an equal say in the decisions and you two OK it together. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Broadway's box office and attendance figures hit records

Broadway's revenue and attendance figures both hit record highs for the third season in a row, fed largely by premium prices and a steady stream of more shows. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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US home prices rose at steady pace in March from year ago

U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in March, pushed higher by a limited supply of houses for sale. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Consumer confidence rises slightly in May

The Conference Board says consumer confidence rebounded this month as the job market showed signs of improvement. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Cable company Charter buying Time Warner Cable for $55.3B

Communications Inc. is said to be nearing a deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc. for $55 billion. It would be the latest in a series of deals that have reshaped the cable-TV industry. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Media CEOs are the highest-paid American executives

They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find... Read more »

May 26, 2015

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US new-home sales jump in April

More Americans bought new homes in April — evidence that the stronger job market is powering the housing sector. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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