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The tight financial conditions faced by Brits were highlighted again this week with reports on how young people are using payday loans.
Ken Langone says he's going to do "everything possible" to help Chris Christie get the 2016 GOP presidential nomination should the he decide to run.
Retail stores will often pressure you to sign up for their store credit card, but take caution when considering them, reports the Today show.
American CEOs gathering in Washington, D.C., tell CNBC corporate tax reform and less burdensome regulations could help unlock the economy's potential.
Not all junk bonds in the U.S. energy sector have come under fire during the rout in oil prices, as investors rotate their holdings across the market.
Moody's cut its outlook on online retailer Amazon to 'negative,' prompted by the online retailer's announcement that it was issuing new debt.
About 95 percent of households donate to charities, averaging about $3,000 per household contribution. Sharon Epperson offers tips on how to give wisely.
Eager to open your own business? CNBC's personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson offers 5 steps to help you start out strong.
China's central bank will wait until fourth-quarter economic data is out and monitor U.S. and Japanese monetary policy before considering any more rate cuts or easing.
Millennials are out of touch with their financial reality, according to a survey, and most still rely on 'Bank of Mom and Dad.'
The recession has spurred a wave of accidental entrepreneurs who have few other alternatives.
The Columbus Blue Jackets player filed for bankruptcy in October after his parents poorly managed his assets for four years.
Wells Fargo is launching a new loan modification program that includes an option to lower the interest rate for certain qualified borrowers.
Caesars Entertainment proposed a restructure plan that would the debt of its largest unit into a real estate investment trust.
Although many official measurements show the economy is recovering, millions of Americans are underemployed or unemployed.
About 53 million Americans are doing freelance work. And their ranks are growing.
A new wave of entrepreneurs and start-ups are exploring innovations in shared office spaces.
A new report singles out the credit cards offering the best holiday bonuses, including extra points, cash back, discounts and 0 interest.
Investigations are ongoing on banks keeping debt cancelled by bankruptcy on consumers' credit scores, the New York Times reports.
For the first time, the average student loan debt has topped $30,000 per graduate in several states. But there are also signs of the crisis easing.
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