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If you could work abroad, what country would you choose?

Only 31 percent of Americans would consider working outside of the U.S., while over 60 percent of the global population would willingly move abroad for work. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Win $500,000 by reading — and playing — James Frey's 'Endgame'

James Frey’s new book "Endgame" comes with interactive puzzles that lead to $500,000 in gold coins. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Gov't: AT&T to pay $105M for bogus phone charges

Telecom giant AT&T will pay a hefty $105 million settlement after the government accused the company of unlawfully billing wireless customers for tens of millions of dollars in bogus charges... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Why 1,500 pastors intentionally violated the law on Sunday

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Preachers who injected politics into their sermons this past Sunday weren't just speaking to their respective congregations. They were daring the IRS to pay attention to the seventh annual Pulpit... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Bitcoin expands to daily, in-store purchases

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Bitcoin, a digital currency, can now be used at local stores and restaurants around the country. Is it the currency of the future? And is it safe? Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Is an online, for-profit education worth it? Employers may not think so

Thirty-two percent of for-profit college alumni don’t think their education was worth it, and almost half believe their college was more interested in money than education. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Hacking a big danger for small businesses

It's not just big businesses like JPMorgan Chase, Target and Home Depot that get hacked. Small companies suffer from intrusions into their computer systems, too. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Recession caused wealthy to pull back on giving, while low-income gave more

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Wealthy Americans are giving less of their share of income, while the poor and middle-class are giving more, according to a report released by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Need a job? Seasonal hiring provides new opportunities

An improving economy and an increase in online shopping volume is expected to bring more seasonal job opportunities to Utahns this year. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Date night is getting more expensive, and income isn't catching up

Middle class luxuries are getting more expensive, but the average U.S. income is staying the same. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Balancing act: Survey — Workers choose telecommuting to avoid office politics, interruptions

Fifty-four percent of respondents in a new survey said that their home, not the office, was their location of choice to undertake important job-related assignments.When asked why, avoiding office... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Longer hours, intense workloads could be killing you

Would you speak up if an employee or peer were working himself close to a hospital stay — or maybe even to death? Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Wal-Mart cuts health benefits for some part-timers

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for some of its part-time U.S. employees in a move aimed at controlling rising health care costs of the nation's largest private... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Dave Ramsey says: Asset allocation theory has its drawbacks

The asset allocation theory is one touted by lots of people in the financial community. It’s also a theory with which I disagree. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Best marriage market for women is where men are working, according to study

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Ask women what they're looking for in a potential spouse and the top answer is "employed." Now the Pew Research Center has crunched data to discover the best — and worst — big... Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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When investments conflict with philanthropy

Charities give away money to improve the world but sometimes make investments that harm it. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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Are your adult children destroying your retirement?

The 70- and 80-year-olds of the Greatest Generation, folks who had been careful about finances to the point of always searching for the best savings account rates, were called upon to help bail out... Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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Get a 401(k) or die poor

If you work for a company that doesn't offer a retirement plan, hand the boss this column. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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5 financial discussions you need to have with your spouse

The weight of financial responsibility can be heavy, so here are five financial discussions you need to have with your spouse, based on advice from local experts. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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The richest 10 percent may be reaping all the benefits of an expanding economy

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Fury at the so-called 1 percent was rekindled this week when data surfaced on media news sites and social media showing expanding income inequality in the United States. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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The untold story in the ongoing minimum wage debate

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The minimum wage debate preoccupies Americans who are hoping to improve the lives of struggling families, and as a result, it crowds out other, more promising solutions. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2014

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A slice of success: Family pizza business moving from parking lot to indoor eatery

The family behind Cedar City's popular Pizza Cart is getting ready to open an official restaurant, funded by fans on Kickstarter. Read more »

Oct. 5, 2014

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How to keep your online financial accounts safe

Forty-seven percent of consumers who heard about the Heartbleed bug still did not change their online account passwords. Did you? And if you did, how safe are the passwords you chose? Read more »

Oct. 5, 2014

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18 cost-cutting apps that can help recoup the cost of your smartphone or tablet

National Edition

A smartphone or tablet can cost hundreds of dollars, but the money saved by using frugal friendly mobile apps can more than pay back that cost. Read more »

Oct. 5, 2014

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2 ways to avoid corporate taxes: look to the NFL and Burger King

National Edition

Corporations and associations can lower their tax bills through legal maneuvers that also raise the ire of the public and politicians. Are such financial moves ethical? Read more »

Oct. 4, 2014

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