Don't pay that total medical bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox Business) We have no problem haggling over the price of a car or home, so why not our medical bills? "Medical bill professionals often negotiate bills down more…

Economy takes $50 billion winter weather hit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Severe winter weather this season may have cost the economy as much $50 billion and 76,000 jobs. A CNBC Fed Survey of 19 Wall Street economists, strategists more…

Extreme weather carries hefty price tag

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Extreme weather that has hit the United States comes with a hefty price tag: $1.15 trillion in the last 30 years, a trend that is likely more…

401(k) balances hit record $89,300 last year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) The surging stock market helped boost average 401(k) balances to yet another record high in 2013. But many young and low-income workers are not doing such a more…

Bitcoin regulation coming this year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) New York state's top financial regulator has detailed his plans to regulate bitcoins sometime this year. Benjamin Lawsky, New York's financial services superintendent, said he will issue more…

Stocks close higher – Nasdaq gains for 6th session

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday, clearing initial losses, after better-than-expected earnings from companies including Goodyear Tire & Rubber helped deflect weaker-than-anticipated economic data. "The earnings season has more…

Comcast snatches up Time Warner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Comcast Corp's proposed $45.2 billion takeover ofTime Warner Cable Inc could face close scrutiny from U.S. antitrust regulators because of the deal's potential to reshape the country's more…

Europe eyes confiscation of savings accounts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - The savings of the European Union's 500 million citizens could be used to fund long-term investments to boost the economy and help plug the gap left by banks since more…