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  • As Snapchat users grow, advertisers take heed Sunday, 13 Dec 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Entrance to Snapchat's headquarters in Venice, Calif.

    More big brands are eyeing Snapchat as a place to advertise and engage consumers.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 10- Activist investors are building bigger stakes in bigger companies and their influence is helping reshape the landscape of corporate USA. They also played a role in Yahoo's announcement to ditch the spinoff of its $32 billion stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba in favor of seeking the sale of its core Internet business.

  • SYDNEY, Dec 10- Apple Inc is struggling to persuade Australia's big banks to sign up for its Apple Pay mobile payment system, people familiar with the matter say, as the technology giant works from an unfamiliar negotiating position: weakness, not strength. Apple rolled out the service in Australia last month with support for payment cards issued directly by...

  • Wall Street enters make-or-break final month of 2015 Tuesday, 1 Dec 2015 | 7:39 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher opening on Wall Street this morning on the first day of December, after November managed to eke out a second consecutive month of gains.

  • Buffett's bad year: Trading winners and losers Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 7:03 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has endured a rough year, but traders see upside in some of the billionaire's holdings.

  • Nov 30- A federal appeals court on Monday ordered an injunction blocking the Cook County, Illinois, sheriff from pursuing any effort to stop credit card companies from handling transactions for, a classified ad website that the sheriff said promotes sex trafficking. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago said Sheriff Thomas Dart, whose...

  • More American shoppers return to Main Street Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 1:54 PM ET
    Sarah Wentworth and her mother Debbie, of Falmouth, look through Circa Home & Vintage on Congress Street as they shop on small business Saturday November 28, 2015.

    This weekend's Small Business Saturday attracted its biggest crowds and sales, nearly $2 billion more than last year.

  • Small business, big bucks: Sales may top $14B Friday, 27 Nov 2015 | 11:25 AM ET

    Created by American Express and celebrating its sixth year, Small Business Saturday sales could exceed $14 billion this year.

  • How local biz can tap into $14B Small Biz Saturday Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 11:24 AM ET

    More than $14 billion in sales is expected to take place the day after Black Friday. Here's how your business can grab some of the action.

  • Fantasy sports fans sue Visa, MasterCard Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 8:33 AM ET
    Nevada, America's gambling capital, banned daily fantasy sports late Thursday, dealing another blow to the booming but embattled industry.

    A class action suit claims that FanDuel and DraftKings could not have succeeded had it not been for the help of the credit card industry.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 19- The credit card industry won a big legal victory on Thursday as a federal appeals court rejected claims by a group of consumers that big issuers colluded to require that disputes be settled in arbitration rather than through class action lawsuits. By a 3-0 vote, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York upheld a lower court ruling that...

  • San Francisco sues American Express for billions Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 8:19 AM ET
    American Express

    San Francisco on Thursday announced it has sued American Express for billions of dollars in penalties, and restitution for merchants.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 18- Mobile payments company Square Inc priced shares at $9 late on Wednesday, according to people familiar with the matter, further discounting the company's valuation before it begins trading Thursday morning. Square has raised $243.5 million in its Wall Street debut, about $80 million less than expected. San Francisco- based Square, led by...

  • Warren Buffett is having an unusually bad year Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    In one respect, the Oracle of Omaha is having his first truly disappointing year since 1990.

  • Ex-taxi driver buys $170M artwork with credit card Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 12:59 PM ET
    Bid takers stand in front of a video screen with Amedeo Modigliani's 'Nu Couche,' November 9, 2015 at Christie's New York.

    Former New York taxi driver Liu Yiqian, now a billionaire, bought the Modigliani for $170.4 million with his American Express credit card.

  • Wall Street edgy after powerful Nov start Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:23 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after November got off to a rousing start, with the Dow joining the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in positive territory for the year.

  • When it comes to coupons, shoppers prefer... Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 10:26 AM ET
    A woman sorts through coupons while shopping in California, Md.

    A new study shows the majority of U.S. credit and debit cardholders who use coupons find them in newspapers. NBC News reports.

  • Pete Najarian reveals two of his favorite picks Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 12:06 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Pete Najarian scooped up shares of JetBlue and Under Armour for his Halftime Report Portfolio on Tuesday, following a recent drop in both names.

  • The fight for your digital wallet is on Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 6:30 PM ET
    Gordon Smith, JPMorgan Chase, at the Money20/20 event.

    Digital wallets are about to move from "nice to have" to "must have."

  • Early movers: VRX, PNY, COST, AXP, PYPL, M & more Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 7:53 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.