Blessed with longer life expectancy, but often with less money in the bank, female retirees are turning to each other as a way to make ends meet and find companionship. CNBC's Jane Wells reports. » Read More
After college graduation, could your young adult be moving back home? A recent U.S. Census Bureau study found 34% of millennials will be returning to live with their parents. While they search for a job, should you charge rent? Should there be an exit plan? We ask psychologist Rosemary Lichtman, co-author of “Whose Couch Is It Anyway?” » Read More
News out of Washington seemed to have a direct impact on Wall Street this week. On Wednesday, the Dow had worst day since September, and the Nasdaq had its biggest drop since June. We ask J.P. Morgan Funds Chief Global Strategist David Kelly if you should consider some moves with your retirement savings plan? » Read More
As more companies offer flexible work arrangements, more workers are getting the opportunity to shape their schedule. Does it help companies in recruiting, and could you get the perk at your job?
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is looking for more than 1,700 new federal agents. Reporter Kate Rogers goes to the Border Patrol Academy in New Mexico to see what new recruits will have to tackle from fitness tests and combat training, to off-road driving.
Should the Dow 20K milestone change what you’re doing with your retirement savings? We ask Wells Fargo Chief Investment Strategist, Jim Paulsen for tips on what you should do with a new President about to take office.
With the holidays over, and those bills coming due, how can you build a budget? While it sounds like a daunting task, personal finance expert Farnoosh Torabi has a step-by-step plan to get your finances under control.
January is the best time of the year to buy items including flat screen TVs, fitness equipment and more. Retail expert Trae Bodge shares what you should look for and where you can find the best deals.
With new technology, big gyms say they’re now able to provide the custom workouts that only expensive boutique fitness studios have been able to offer. Using fitness trackers, they say private workouts including Pilates, Zumba and even kickboxing can be affordable. With CNBC's Diana Olick.
An estimated 30% of online holiday sales are returned. We’ll give you tips on how to avoid the hassle and get the most value for that unwanted gift.
Healthy foods can come at a steep price. But start-up Thrive Market says it can provide organic food at a reduced cost. For a $60 annual membership they say they can deliver a box of healthy foods within two days at 25% to 50% below retail prices. We ask Nick Green, Thrive Market co-founder how the numbers work.
Severe weather has slammed parts of the country, forcing some travelers to spend more holiday time in airports than planned. But a new J.D. Power survey found satisfaction with U.S. airports is at an all-time high. Reporter Phil LeBeau has which airports came out on top, and which have the most miserable ratings.
The new year means new resolutions. While many of us make goals to lose weight, it’s also important to get financially fit. It’s the perfect time to take steps to tackle debt, improve that credit score and save more. Personal finance expert Lynette Khalfani-Cox has tips on financial goals to make that you can stick with all year long.
Ahead of next week’s Consumer Electronics Show, there are new gadgets you may not have heard of, and didn’t know you can’t live without. Two top tech writers bring cool new electronic items, any or all could be the “next big thing” in 2017.
Experts warn many of gadgets that lack security and can be vulnerable to a cyber-attack. Reporter Andrea Day has ways you can be smart about your smart home, and protect yourself and your personal data.
More and more people prefer buying online and getting packages delivered. How are the retailers coping with consumers’ changing habits and will malls be able to change into destinations consumers want to visit? We ask retail consultant Jan Kniffen how major retailers are reinventing themselves.
If you’re looking for a last-minute departure for the New Year’s Eve holiday, there’s still time! We ask Kayak President Keith Melnick for ideas on where you can plan a getaway at a good price at the last minute.
The average U.S. household carries more than $6,000 in credit card debt. Sean McQuay is NerdWallet’s credit card expert and has strategies to cut your debt and pay off those bills.
For more than 30 years, a group of small town Illinois women have been active stock market investors. Reporter Kate Rogers meets The Beardstown Ladies as they share their strategies to grow their money.
Imposter apps are made to look like legitimate ones, and could potentially hack your mobile device and exploit personal information, like saved credit card data or passwords. We ask Ed Lee, Recode managing editor and Jeremy Kaplan, Digital Trends Editor-In -Chief on how to spot the fakes.
Reporter Morgan Brennan goes inside “The Matrix” to find out how workers and boxes navigate 42 miles of conveyor belts at the massive sorting hub that will handle an estimated 355 million FedEx packages between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve.
With an average age of 11.6 years, there are more old cars on the road than ever before. Reporter Phil LeBeau looks at some of the reasons why more and more “beaters” have miles to go before heading to the scrap heap.
If you’re looking to give a donation to a specific cause, how do you know if the charity is legitimate? Charity Navigator is the nation’s largest independent charity evaluator. President and CEO Michael Thatcher tells us how his company rates charitable organizations so you know where your gift will do the most good.