Cheap Chinese solar panels prove very expensive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The photovoltaic industry is in a perverse situation. To make power generation from solar competitive, prices of solar panels had to come down. Tens of billions in more…

Not doing better than their parents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Finance) For the most part, generations in America have followed a similar storyline: Kids grow up to earn more and become more financially secure than their parents more…

Ikea warned: Give to charity or face bombing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Menacing letters, one signed by the name ‘Robin Wood', threatened to bomb and set fire to Ikea locations in France if the Swedish furniture giant did more…

New York to Los Angeles for 'free'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) Buy a Model S and Tesla promises that in six months you'll be able to drive from Los Angeles to New York without paying a dime to more…

Who's got lottery fever?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SmartBlogs) Last week's Powerball jackpot hit a record $590.5 million, setting off a contagious wave of lottery fever. A single player from Zephyrhills, Fla., holds the winning ticket more…

Retired but with 1 debt left

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm retired, and I have $400,000 in an IRA that's earning 10 to 12 percent. The only debt I have is $20,000 on a home equity more…

Cops kill woman serving pizza at Costco

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) A Loudoun County sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a woman who came at him with a knife at a busy Costco in Sterling on Wednesday afternoon, more…