'Green' tax to go to … corporations?

by Gina Loudon -- California lawmakers tried to pass a statewide measure banning plastic bags but failed. Now environmental activists are pushing for the ban in cities and counties, succeeding already in more…

Watermelon Oreos dip into controversy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSN Money) Mix a favorite summer fruit with an iconic American cookie, and what do you get? Apparently a mouthful of controversy. Mondelez International's (MDLZ -4.03%) Nabisco has more…

Knock out that mortgage fast

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My son has a $115,000 mortgage at 5.8 percent. He also has a home equity line of credit of $40,000 at 9 percent. Currently, he can more…