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It's just a forecast, and for only one of 10 industry groups in the stock market. Yet it has almost singlehandedly turned what had been a promising earnings season into a grim one. Read more »
Google has turned into a stock market laggard as the shift to mobile devices has lowered the Internet search leader's digital ad prices and the company's expensive investments in far-out technology... Read more »
In pricing loans used to purchase a home, lenders distinguish three possible uses of the property. Read more »
President Barack Obama will ask Congress to boost government spending by roughly 7 percent above current limits, the White House said Thursday, setting up a certain clash with Republicans who... Read more »
Every January, we set resolutions to eat healthier, get fit, make more money, travel and live life more fully than we did the previous year. Read more »
Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba's Group reported adjusted fourth-quarter earnings that beat expectations as its user base continued to grow and shoppers bought more on mobile phones. Read more »
No offense, but the mayor of this town hopes you are miserable, wherever you are. He is sitting behind his desk, the sunshine sneaking through his window, and he hopes you are reading this from... Read more »
The groom remembers his wedding day only in snapshots, like a dream that comes back in fragments. Read more »
Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market. Read more »
Much has been said about the current shortage of talent. But less has been accurately identified about why, when a company acquires top talent, these strategic individuals leave. Read more »
Want your baby to have a name that no one else has ever had? Just pay this company $32,000. Read more »
For the seventh quarter in a row Facebook beat profit and revenue forecasts, continuing to win more mobile advertising revenue as most users shift to using the site on smartphones and other... Read more »
Strong earnings from Apple, Boeing and other companies helped nudge U.S. stocks slightly higher in midday trading Wednesday. Read more »
Researchers have identified a common substance that makes smokers much more likely to kick the habit — money. Read more »
Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and primed its... Read more »
As an established proponent of flexible work options, I hope more businesses are getting on board with the need to help people build better work-life balance. But the progress is often slower than... Read more »
Programs like what LISC offers realize that people need somebody they can regularly call for guidance or when they hit a financial snag — they benefit from someone who will hold them... Read more »
U.S. consumer confidence shot up in January to the highest level since August 2007. Read more »
New finding reveals significant shift in public school population that presents challenges to schools. Read more »
Spending money on a bunch of stuff you don’t need, and probably don’t really want, isn’t going to bring you contentment. Read more »
Medicare will change the way it pays hospitals and doctors to reward quality over volume, the Obama administration said Monday, in a shift that officials hope will be a catalyst for the nation's... Read more »
The European Central Bank announced on Jan. 22 that it will purchase large amounts of bonds, dumping billions of Euros into the economy every month. This will effect individuals differently... Read more »
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Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid can be frustrating. But there are ways to make this important chore less of a headache. Read more »
Promoting marriage is only part of the solution when it comes to supporting the well-being of families. Read more »
Coding boot camps are springing up around the country to fill the gap a traditional college education may not provide. Read more »
A recent study commissioned by the Utah Technology Council surveyed 40 of the state’s 5,000-plus high-tech firms. The survey showed that the demand for qualified engineering and technology... Read more »
The Internal Revenue Service has issued yet another advisory warning people about telephone calls or emails from people pretending to be from the agency. Read more »
Nearly six years after the Great Recession, a clear majority of American families say they feel unprepared for a financial emergency. Read more »
Life-centered design is a design approach that tailors home design and remodeling to the individual to help improve the daily life of those who live in and visit the home. Read more »
International travelers are helping Utah recover from the tourism decline precipitated by the Great Recession, a new report shows. Read more »
Throughout her career, Liz Wiseman, author of "Multipliers," has been given roles she was under-qualified for. From that experience grew the idea for her new book, "Rookie Smarts," which analyzes... Read more »
I recommend that people put off or stop investing until they are debt-free, except for their home, and have an emergency fund of three to six months of expenses in place. Read more »
Wal-Mart has announced that it will raise its minimum pay for its employees. It has also promised more schedule control as well better training, but that none of that is as good of news as it sounds. Read more »
The 19-country eurozone got a double dose of mildly positive economic news Monday that will likely be met with relief by the European Central Bank's policymakers as they prepare to hold their next... Read more »
The West isn’t the only place where American innovation is on fire. It just might have the highest concentration of it. Read more »
According to a new survey, the benefits of telecommuting may go well beyond its effects on a person's work. In fact, most respondents said a flexible schedule would help their family relationships... Read more »
The Supreme Court appeared likely Tuesday to make it easier for participants in employee retirement plans to challenge companies' investment decisions that eat into retirement savings. Read more »
Greece will prioritize debt repayments to the International Monetary Fund, some of which come due in March, but repayments to the European Central Bank are "in a different league" and will need... Read more »
Consumer spending fell for a second consecutive month in January, weakness that was expected to be temporary. Income rose, reflecting strong job gains during the month. Read more »
ocks edged lower in morning trading Monday as investors weighed the implications of a steep drop in U.S. home sales and the latest batch of corporate deal news. The market is coming off an all-time... Read more »
What do superheroes and mentors, financial calculators and online courses have in common? Read more »
Morgan Stanley said Wednesday that it has agreed to pay $2.6 billion to settle with the federal government over its role in the mortgage bubble and subsequent financial crisis. Read more »
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