With the ability to provide more accurate local forecasts, Paul Walsh of The Weather Company explains how getting data direct to retailers and other businesses can help them more intelligently plan what items to stock and even how to staff local stores. » Read More
Olga Kay is a YouTube star who grew up poor in the Ukraine and taught herself to juggle. With that skill she joined the Russian circus, before coming to the U.S. Reporter Jane Wells meets a unique entrepreneur who went from posting her juggling videos to creating her own start-up. » Read More
A new program, Defy Ventures, is trying to channel entrepreneurial skills into good. Silicon Valley venture capitalists and tech leaders volunteer to teach felons to be founders of their own small business. Reporter Aditi Roy goes inside a prison to see how this program is changing lives and creating jobs on the outside. » Read More
Finding the right credit card can be challenging. But many cards have unique perks you may not even consider, like price protection or extended warranties. CreditCards.com’s Senior Industry Analyst has tips on how to uncover those hidden benefits and select the card that could save you the most money. » Read More
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.
Erin Stanton is the founder of Susie’s Senior Dogs, and with more than 750K fans on social media, she’s helped more than 700 dogs of all ages, sizes and personalities get a new leash on life.
Khan Academy Founder Sal Khan has built a global learning resource with 10,000 online courses with 48.5 million registered users. He explains how his mission of providing a "free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere," is evolving.
CNBC reporter Diana Olick has suggestions on how to bid and buy your perfect home.
Mark Steber, Chief Tax Officer for Jackson Hewitt Tax Services, offers year-end tax tips to maximize your cash, and minimize your tax burden.
Lauren Lyons Cole of Consumer Reports has some top-rated gift suggestions, whatever your budget, and if your prepared to splurge, some higher priced options. Plus, she has some creative stocking stuffers, too.
Food & Wine Executive Wine Editor Ray Isle is back with red, white and sparkling picks at a variety of prices.
Claire Gartland, Director of the Electronic Privacy Information Center’s Consumer Privacy Project, on whether there are steps you can take to safeguard your messages.
We ask Consumerist’s Mary Beth Quirk if the savings you get from joining retail memberships are worth the price of admission.
Selections from the Red Rooster restaurant kitchen, which celebrates “southern comfort food “ with globally-influenced dishes. Restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson shares his unique background and recipe for success.
CNBC reporter Courtney Reagan asks kids why the Hatchimal is a “must-have”, and the surprising way they found out about it.