It's been five years since the passage of Dodd-Frank. Is the average American better off? Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) on whether the landmark financial reform-law is protecting Americans.» Read More
What if you could choose your hourly work schedule based on higher pay and perks? Online retail giant Zappos is testing a surge pay compensation model similar to Uber's demand pricing model. Zappos Labs Senior Product Manager Adam Goldstein discusses.
President Obama wants to change the rules for investment advisors who offer retirement advice. A new proposal would make sure they legally have to put your interest before theirs. Seems like it makes sense, but there are some people against it.
In the U.S. consumers purchase nearly $20 billion worth of athletic footwear annually and sales don¿t seem to be slowing down. Reporter Kate Rogers talks to Ken Silverman, who makes custom sneakers for Justin Timberlake, Beyonce and even an Arab sheik.
A recent court ruling halted President Obama's immigration reform efforts that would have let as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants to avoid deportation. Politico Chief Economic Correspondent Ben White discusses the impact of the ruling.
Although we are still years away from having flying cars drive us to work, robots are already in our lives in many ways. Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence CEO Orin Etzioni discusses what artificial intelligence means for the world and whether computers can become smarter than people.
AT&T Chairman & CEO Randall Stephenson discusses whether the government should regulate the Internet and the battle against cyber threats. Plus, how AT&T's $48.5B DirecTV deal could change the company's future.
With an average of $20 billion in annual sales in recent years, the floral industry won¿t wilt anytime soon. The 1-800-FLOWERS Founder & CEO Jim McCann on the nearly 40 years of his successful flower company and the new gift categories the business has blossomed.
A major commitment between you and your loved one can also mean thinking about dollars and sense in romantic relationships. Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson on what couples should consider to help keep harmony in money matters.
Pebble Beach Chairman & Co-Owner Peter Ueberroth discusses how he protects the legacy of the historic golf course, while keeping it a top PGA tournament venue.
More Millennials are cutting the cable cord, spending significantly more time on mobile and less time with their TV. ¿New Yorker¿ Media Critic Ken Auletta discusses the new media business of bundles and broadband; and whether content is still king.
If you could buy a dinner reservation, would you? Resy Co-Founders Gary Vaynerchuk and Ben Leventhal on dining democratically and scoring a seat at some of the hottest restaurants around, minus tax, tip and table.
With mortgage rates at historic lows, is now a good time for you to refinance your home? Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson on finding the best rates and doing the math before you contact your lender.
Each February 14th, $1 billion is spent on candy of that, three-fourths is spent on chocolate. Godiva VP of North America Marketing Michelle Chin discusses the candy maker's biggest day to give sweets for the sweet.
Don't get too used to gas under $2.00/gallon, and oil below $45/barrel. Former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister says we¿ll all be paying a lot more by the end of the year, and it's all due to simple laws of economics.
If your closet is packed to the brim and you could use some cash, there¿s an app for that. The founder of startup tradesy.com Tracy DiNunzio shows you how to showcase your clothing, bags and shoes, for fun and hopefully some profit.
529 college savings plans have been in the news this week because of the controversy over whether they should be tax-free. But are they right for you and your family? How do they work, and are there any alternatives? Sharon Epperson explains.
Meet the 16-year-old entrepreneur who sees big bucks in old sneakers. With a little help from his dad, this teenager has a booming business, and now his father is on the payroll! Kate Rogers introduces us to a remarkable young man.
At the forefront of battling poverty and improving lives, the high-tech duo of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Co-Chair Melinda Gates, discuss creating social change and prioritizing great ideas to improve the lives of women and children throughout the world.
With over $2 trillion in assets, Bank of America is the second largest bank in the U.S. with more than 15,000 ATMs worldwide. Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan discusses American economic growth, oil prices and the strength of the American consumer.
Can you give children in third-world countries an affordable private school education? Bridge International Academies Co-Founders, Jay Kimmelman and Dr. Shannon May discuss how charter-schools in Africa can educate children for as little as $5 a month.