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Nevada, the District of Columbia and Alabama all make the list of states with the highest share of consumers with debts in collections.
CNBC's Fed Survey shows market pros aren't very confident the Fed can end its easy money polices without a market crash, a recession or bad inflation.
An influential consumer magazine called on Toyota to recall about 177,500 older Camry hybrid sedans to address potential power brake defects.
Scammers know students struggle with debt, so they've created phony loan "debt relief" companies that promise to help for a price.
The Philippines' already vulnerable coconut trees took a big typhoon hit even as demand for trendy coconut products is rising.
At Fox Ford and Lincoln not far from Chicago's Loop, Mike Fullmer says sales are so brisk he is concerned about keeping up with demand.
The word "bubble" in association with markets has been mentioned in the press 4,600 times this year, and it could be worrying if the trend continues, analysts warn.
The Lechal smartshoe has clocked 25,000 pre-orders, but will consumers want their feet to climb the technology ladder?
China's globe-trotting businessmen are on track to top travel spending by 2016, overtaking their U.S. counterparts, a new survey showed.
The way that consumers would be informed when their food is genetically engineered is being battled out in Congress.
An improving economy could force the Fed to shift into rate hiking gear sooner than it would like, some Fed watchers say.
Grandparents have to balance their grandchildren's needs without jeopardizing their retirement savings. USA Today reports.
Motif Investing has created a 25-stock index to give investors an opportunity to invest in climate change, explains co-founder Hardeep Walia.
An oil tanker off the coast of Texas may struggle to unload controversial cargo destined for an unknown U.S. buyer.
While a big court decision threatens billions in Obamacare subsidies, many who benefit from that money are unaware they even get it.
There is a good chance you've never heard of one list's No. 1 college in America. The NYT reports.
Meet the voice behind AOL's four famous phrases: "Welcome. You've got mail. File's done. Goodbye."
If Dollar Tree and Family Dollar complete a merger, stores should improve markedly, which may raise concern for competitors.
Zillow and Trulia have crafted a clever deal to send their high-flying share prices to even greater heights.
What can a million dollars buy you in the reclaimed property market? CNBC went across the country to find out.
From jobs data to the Fed announcement, what's most important for investors? Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank EVP & CIO, and Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor principal, provide perspective.
CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg provides instant analysis to Herbalife's quarterly numbers.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the massive explosion at the main hospital in Gaza and new violence developing in Ukraine.