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Use of prepaid cards has grown rapidly, but consumer protections have not. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to change that.
For the first time, the average student loan debt has topped $30,000 per graduate in several states. But there are also signs of the crisis easing.
No question, the U.S. dollar is the trade du jour. Investors are betting on the buck for good reason. But there are risks.
Hasbro's relationship with Disney could complicate the toymaker's potential purchase of DreamWorks Animation, said Piper Jaffray analyst Steph Wissink.
Health-care spending is costlier than you think, according to a new Deloitte study. But there are ways to lower your bill.
Where are the most expensive real estate markets in the US? A new report from Coldwell Banker takes a look.
Starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, the retail giant will roll out a long weekend of Black Friday lures.
Total application volume fell 0.9 percent from the previous week on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Hiring a college planner to help navigate the admission process is a growing trend, but is it worth the high price tag?
That total, while daunting in its own right, is now greater than the amount held on U.S. shores.
A new survey finds that 24 percent of millennials expect their student loans will ultimately be forgiven.
A rebate for property owners to switch lawns in drought-ridden California is gaining traction. But it's a mixed bag for landscapers.
In the wake of a massive settlement, CFTC chief Timothy Massad tells CNBC areas of bank industry need increased oversight. Get the details.
Despite predictions of a consumer rebound this Christmas, things still aren't easy for department stores.
For banks at the center of the recent foreign exchange investigation, paying the $3.4 billion in fines might be the easy part.
Newly re-elected Republican Gov. Scott Walker says he's working a plan for drug testing for people seeking unemployment checks and food stamps.
Frustration with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is as high ever. Not all of the gripes rank equally.
Members get a reported $900,000 salary and a hefty share of the firm's bonus pool—and a much-coveted title among Wall Street's elite.
Columbia, Yale and MIT are at the top of a new ranking of long-term university endowment investment performance.
YouTube has finally announced its long anticipated music subscription service called "YouTube Music Key."
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