Problem with 42 million credit reports?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESSINSIDER) — The Federal Trade Commission just released a report on the credit reporting industry that could spell trouble for tens of millions of consumers. When the agency more…

Horsemeat for dinner: Globalism under fire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) The horsemeat discovered on British dinner tables last week was (1) supplied by a Swedish frozen foods marketer that had (2) outsourced meal preparation to a French more…

Pelosi: Gov't doesn't have 'spending problem'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Sunday downplayed concerns about federal spending levels, arguing that Republicans’ laserlike focus on budget cuts is misplaced. “It isn’t as more…

China eclipses U.S. as biggest trading nation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — China surpassed the U.S. to become the world’s biggest trading nation last year as measured by the sum of exports and imports of goods, official figures more…

Dad pays daughter to stay off Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Every person has their price, and for a 14-year-old Boston girl, her price to quit Facebook is $200. Paul Baier and his daughter entered into a more…

China steps up buying in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) The deals getting the green light so far are smaller. Last week, U.S. regulators approved the Chinese acquisition of a U.S. battery maker despite political more…

Millennials 'most stressed-out' generation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) I’m stressed, you’re stressed, your partner is stressed, even our pets are stressed. But according a new survey from the American Psychological Association, the most stressed generation of adults more…

Senator's plan curbs Congress' wild spending

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZtNHE3OTrIRNqMcaReE9y2YFw_hYzh0h"] Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is leading the charge for a balanced-budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution, saying the move is necessary because Washington politicians refuse to more…

CBO: Fewer to have employer health insurance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN MONEY) — As "Obamacare" kicks in, a growing number of Americans will move away from employer-provided health insurance plans, according to the latest forecasts from the Congressional more…

Top 10 states people are fleeing in 2013

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — Long-term shifts in the U.S. economy coupled with the recent recession means Americans are more likely to pack up and move for employment-related reasons. Although the more…