Consumer borrowing is climbing at the fastest pace in more than five years, but with jobs still uncertain, they may be digging themselves into a familiar fiscal hole.
Many contracts bar consumers from suing a company individually or joining a class-action lawsuit. Regulators are taking a look at these ubiquitous arbitration clauses.
The National Retail Federation estimates that more than 80% of shoppers will be including gift cards inside greeting cards this holiday season. Giving or getting debit cards requires some care.
Most of the 1,500 job cuts that Botox maker Allergan Inc. announced Monday morning will be made in Southern California, the company?s chief executive said.
Some of the hippest online retailers around are pioneering an old concept: offline retailing.
Amazon.com Inc. on Friday introduced Kindle Unlimited, an all-you-can-read e-book subscription service available for $9.99 a month.
California's unemployment rate fell to 7.4% in June ? a month in which the state finally recovered all the jobs lost during the recession.
As one of the most notorious legal events in American history, the murder trial of O. J. Simpson exposed deep national rifts in race, gender and class and helped usher in a new era in media. A new documentary, "O.J.: Trial of the Century," which airs on the Investigation Discovery cable channel Thursday — the grim 20th anniversary of the slayings of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman — revisits the case that fixed the country's gaze on a Los Angeles courtroom two decades ago for more than eight months. But instead of the customary recollection or analysis from central players in the drama or experts, the program tells the Simpson story in real-time...