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Millennials still reluctant to move out, even with the economy improving

Although the job market's improving, millennials don't seem in a hurry to leave the nest.

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How property taxes are keeping poor students from going to good schools

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Check out the interactive map and see how your district, or your children's, fares. Read more »

July 15, 2015

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How to take a wellness retreat for less

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Yoga and meditation retreats are costly, but their focus on wellness can be applied to even a typical family vacation, according to experts. Read more »

July 15, 2015

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Child poverty is declining, but there's still a long way to go

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Child poverty has been on an incremental decline over the past decade, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center. Read more »

July 14, 2015

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Dave Ramsey says: Stand by your lease agreement

This may sound harsh, but an agreement is an agreement. Read more »

July 14, 2015

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Michelle Singletary: Don't spend your summer building debt

May your summer vacations be full of fun and relaxation, but lacking in burdensome new credit-card debt. Read more »

July 14, 2015

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US government records $51.8 billion budget surplus in June

The U.S. government ran a budget surplus in June, leaving the budget deficit so far this year running under last year's level. Read more »

July 13, 2015

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Greece strikes deal with creditors, avoids chaotic euro exit

After grueling, often angry negotiations that tested the limits of European unity, Greece struck a preliminary rescue deal with its creditors Monday that should avert an imminent financial... Read more »

July 13, 2015

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Wal-Mart opens counter offensive against Amazon this week

The online price fight is heating up between Wal-Mart and Amazon.com, and it's not even the holiday shopping season. Read more »

July 13, 2015

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Stocks rise as Greece gets a new bailout deal

A new agreement between Greece and its creditors helped push U.S. stocks up early Monday. The deal for a new loan package is aimed at keeping the country in the euro. Read more »

July 13, 2015

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China accuses trading firms of manipulating stocks

Authorities accused securities firms of manipulating stock prices during China's market plunge and launched a crackdown Monday against unlicensed companies that financed speculative trading. Read more »

July 13, 2015

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About Utah: Staying power: Summit Merc owner still enthusiastic after 45 years

Jim Blonquist logs 45 years working at the Summit Merc, a Coalville institution that has served the community for 107 years and counting. Read more »

July 12, 2015

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The Latest: Russia mulls sending energy directly to Greece

The latest from Greece's financial crisis (all times local): Read more »

July 12, 2015

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For some dads, the path to baseball stardom isn't just a game

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The path to Major League Baseball stardom isn’t just a game. It’s also the career choice of hundreds of hardworking fathers. And not every dad makes it to the top of his field. Here's... Read more »

July 12, 2015

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Greece closer to desperately needed deal with creditors

Greece moved closer on Sunday to a desperately needed deal with European creditors which would stave off immediate financial collapse and the country's potential exit from the euro. Read more »

July 12, 2015

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My view: Why Utah won’t miss the Export-Import Bank

Reforms in these areas would dramatically improve America’s economy. Resurrecting the Export-Import Bank would not. Read more »

July 12, 2015

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Doug Robinson: The farmer's scholar: BYU scholar, mother on juggling family life and her hectic career

BYU's RonNell Andersen Jones, a former newspaper reporter turned lawyer and law professor, has become one of the nation's experts on legal issues that face the media. Read more »

July 11, 2015

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Greece meets skeptical European creditors in search of help

After swaying a skeptical parliament to back a harsh austerity package to stave off financial collapse, the Greek government on Saturday faced an uphill task persuading its international creditors... Read more »

July 11, 2015

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Greece's Tsipras tries to rally support for austerity deal

Greece's prime minister acknowledged Friday the reforms his government has proposed in return for a third bailout are harsh and include measures far from his party's election pledges, but insisted... Read more »

July 10, 2015

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Yellen: Fed still on track to raise rates this year

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the Fed is on track to start raising interest rates later this year but expressed multiple concerns over headwinds that are still holding back the U.S. economy. Read more »

July 10, 2015

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US wholesale stockpiles post biggest gain in 6 months in May

U.S. wholesalers boosted their stockpiles in May by the largest amount in six months, while sales rose by a modest amount. Read more »

July 10, 2015

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The Mortgage Professor: What happens when a lender miscalculates a payment?

With millions of mortgage loans originated every year, it is not surprising that now and then lenders make a mistake in calculating a monthly mortgage payment. Read more »

July 9, 2015

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Rent hikes force small businesses to move, revamp

Rising commercial rents in newly trendy areas are forcing some small companies to change not only where they do business, but how they do it. Read more »

July 9, 2015

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Easier terms for Greece could open a can of worms in Europe

Eurozone governments taking a tough line on Greece's demand for debt relief and easier bailout terms fear opening a can of worms. Read more »

July 9, 2015

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Why people who use payday loans aren't 'financially stupid', just desperate

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The payday lending industry earns $8.7 billion a year in exorbitant interest rates and fees. But without them, where will low-income borrowers go? Read more »

July 9, 2015

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Dan Liljenquist: Sovereign debt crisis — like Greece, we are debt junkies

We are addicted to debt, and this addiction is as devastating to our global economy as meth is to the human body. Over the coming weeks and months, we will all witness what happens to a sovereign... Read more »

July 9, 2015

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