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Online giving is becoming an increasingly important source for charities. One reason: Soliciting small donations through crowdfunding.
In the search for answers this shopping season, consumer behavior online is being tracked aggressively with help from technology.
The struggle of low-income workers, many in retailing, is adding momentum to efforts to increase the federal minimum wage. The NYT reports.
Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating faster-growing jackpots boosted the top prize for Friday's draw to an estimated $230 million.
Hedge fund managers are riding their best stock ideas as long as possible and but overall returns continue to lag.
The global tech company will focus on the commercial PC and tablet market in 2014, CEO Meg Whitman tells CNBC.
Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of 23andMe, countered an FDA warning letter demanding the company discontinue marketing its DNA testing kit.
Falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers—and for people on their holiday shopping lists.
There's been a huge upheaval in the media landscape. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in on what the future will look like.
A report has raised the once-unthinkable possibility that banks could start charging customers for deposits. USA Today reports.
Officials have urged allies to hold back enrollment efforts so the insurance marketplace doesn't collapse in a rush of users. The NYT reports.
New data on the population of millionaires suggest little connection between tax rates and a state's population of millionaires.
The 2013 holiday shopping season may end up being remembered for its sharp discounts.
Obama kept pressure on Congress to pass a new multiyear farm bill without resorting to the steep cuts in food stamp funding.
Mobile app downloads are expected to surge this holiday season, meaning big bucks for some app makers.
A voter initiative to enact a $15 minimum wage in a Seattle suburb that houses the region's main international airport won a narrow victory.
The use of eminent domain to halt foreclosures is still only a threat, and rather than helping the housing market, it may cause damage.
Not every Black Friday deal is a bargain. How to make sure you're getting the best prices.
U.S. borrowers are increasingly missing payments on home equity lines of credit they took out during the housing bubble.
Ready, set, shop! Here is a list of store openings on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.
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For Judah Schiller, CEO of a new water bicycle producer, biking can become more feasible on water than kayaking or boating.
Following a down day for stocks, the S&P 500 could fall another 3 percent, Dennis Gartman says.
Rather than peddling Takumi Taco on NYC's streets in a food truck, owners Debbie and Derek Kaye do it a different way.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer expresses the importance of not owning too many low dollar stocks and keeping your portfolio diversified.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer outlines lessons to help investors keep their portfolio's safe in the next market selloff.