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Most of the US cities with the worst diets are in the Midwest and South
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:09:22 -0400
Americans have a global reputation for unhealthy eating and a national obesity rate of nearly 40%. Cities with the worst diets have lots of fast food.
Ford Mustangs throughout the years
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:14:46 -0400
How banks are helping you budget and track your money to avoid overspending
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 10:31:08 -0500
Mom can't always be there to tell you when to stop spending. But Huntington Bank and others are promoting new tracking tools to keep resolutions.
Is what you're looking for cheaper online or in the store?
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 14:36:26 -0400
It's not always better to buy a product online. What you're looking for might be cheaper in store.
CES Editors' Choice Awards: The best and coolest tech to expect in 2019
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:04:50 -0500
Reviewed names its CES Editors' Choice Award winners
Cities where it's easiest to buy a house for less than $100K
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:52:40 -0500
24/7 Wall St. reviewed median home value data from the U.S. Census Bureau to identify where it’s easiest to buy a house for less than $100,000.
Where are the cameras in your car and what are they looking for?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:15:07 -0400
Automakers like BMW, Tesla and General Motors and are positioning themselves to meet the increasing demand for cameras inside and outside cars.
Free coffee, doughnuts, cheeseburgers and more: How to fill 2019 with freebies and deals
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 00:00:08 -0400
Since planning is usually needed to snag a bargain, we've rounded up some of the biggest deal days of 2019.
Practice and pancakes: How the NBA's Marcus Morris made it to the top
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:57:07 -0400
Meet the Boston Celtics' Marcus Morris and see what to took for him to rise to the ranks of the NBA.
Retire early: Can ordinary Americans find financial independence and stop work by 50?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:18:24 -0400
There’s a movement that preaches extreme saving, long work hours and aggressive investing to achieve financial independence. Can you do it?
How much for a can of beans? Red Dead Online's virtual world grapples with real economic problems
Fri, 7 Dec 2018 17:57:40 -0500
Players of critically lauded 'Red Dead Redemption 2's online offshoot are upset about the game's economy. It's not the first to raise gamers' ire.
Get your coffee fix in candy form with 'world's first' caffeinated gummy bears
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:02:42 -0400
If you're a coffee fan, something amazing is brewing in the candy world. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.
Do the tax law changes help or hurt you? A new calculator can help you find out
Thu, 6 Dec 2018 10:30:00 -0500
TurboTax is releasing a new calculator that breaks down how the law affects what residents could pay in federal taxes in each state.
From delivery to eco-friendly packaging and tons of recalls: A look at 2018's food trends
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 10:22:23 -0500
Food recalls, green packaging and fast-food delivery were big industry news this past year, according to experts.
What's the story behind Apple's logo, and those of Amazon, Starbucks and other companies?
Mon, 8 Apr 2019 07:48:15 -0400
24/7 Wall St. reviewed some of the most recognizable logos of the country’s largest companies including Amazon.com, Apple and Starbucks.
Elon Musk claims Tesla will have robotaxis on the road next year
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:33:40 -0400
Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about Tesla's Autonomy Investor Day where robotaxis were discussed.
Financial planning: How to meet your money goals in 2019
Fri, 7 Dec 2018 07:01:05 -0500
At the start of each year, I declare goals that can be quantified. And by New Year's Eve, I've either delivered or not. Here's how I succeed.
What is PITI and why does it matter when applying for a mortgage?
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 22:35:21 -0400
If you're shopping for a mortgage, you'll hear the term PITI. But what does PITI mean, and why does it matter?
Payless, Gymboree and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:24:57 -0400
While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.
The biggest money mistakes millennials are making
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:19:56 -0400
One thing about millennials is that we love having our own funds! Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.
Hospitals now required to reveal secret prices lists online for every medical procedure, service
Fri, 4 Jan 2019 07:23:39 -0500
Hospitals across the country rang in the New Year with a federal mandate to reveal their once-secret master price lists.
Elon Musk: All Teslas are currently equipped for full autonomy
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:18:09 -0400
That's because Tesla has created "the best chip in the world."
Chasing Amazon: The store of the future is already here as retailers up their tech game
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 15:45:55 -0500
From holograms that greet shoppers at the door, to a robot that alerts when inventory is low, technology has become retailers primary battleground
Once-dead compact pickup is poised for a comeback: Ford, Hyundai, maybe even VW jump in
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:01:07 -0400
The next evolution of the pickup wars: Several automakers are suddenly reviving the long-lost compact pickup, which perished earlier this century.
For richer, for poorer: Global warming has made the world's rich richer and the poor poorer, study says
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:26:48 -0400
Due in part to rising temperatures from human-caused climate change, the gap between the world's poorest and richest people has increased in the past half-century.
Herman Cain withdraws name for a seat on the Federal Reserve after backlash in Congress
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:53:00 -0400
President Trump says the former GOP presidential candidate asked that his name be withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve.
Cities With the Worst Diets
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:07:28 -0400
What's the best way to ask for a job promotion? Ask HR
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:09 -0400
If you think you deserve a job promotion, don’t waste time waiting to get noticed. Step up and start the conversation yourself.
Target recalling nearly half million wooden toys because of possible choking hazard
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:29:36 -0400
Target is recalling about 495,000 Bullseye’s Playground wooden toy vehicles sold between October and November 2018 because of a possible choking risk.
Vans announces Harry Potter-themed shoes, apparel and accessories are coming soon
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 20:18:51 -0400
For Harry Potter fans, this is a dream come true not a magic trick. Vans is working on a "magical" collaboration with shoes, apparel and accessories.
Smart Lighting products from Amazon, Philips, WEMO, Eufy and others
Thu, 7 Mar 2019 15:15:44 -0500
Take a look at different shapes and sizes of smart lighting products.
ASOS billionaire loses three children in Sri Lanka bombing attacks
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:05:07 -0400
Three children of Danish retail billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen were killed in a string of Sri Lankan bombings on Easter at churches and other sites.
Millions of Fisher Price Rock 'N Plays have been recalled over infant deaths. Now what?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 06:11:31 -0400
More than 30 infant deaths reported in recalled Rock ‘N Play sleepers. How do you get your money back from Fisher-Price? Details on vouchers, refunds.
Wegmans dumping plastic bags ahead of New York statewide ban
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 20:43:46 -0400
The supermarket chain said its goal is to beat the deadline for the statewide ban.
The coolest cars from the Detroit auto show
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:36:52 -0500
From a reborn Toyota Supra to the muscle-car favorite Ford Shelby GT 500, here are the models that will turn heads at the Detroit auto show.
New York Auto Show hits and misses: 4 winners, 4 losers from the show floor
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:27:43 -0400
The Subaru Outback was a hit, but the Mazda CX-5 diesel? Not so much. Here's our list of hits and misses from the 2019 New York Auto Show.
Looking to catch a break? Why you need to create a financial planning calendar for the year
Fri, 4 Jan 2019 06:00:02 -0500
I want to help you find your breaks – when you experience an unordinary influx of money or the disappearance of a monthly obligation.
China plastic waste ban throws global recycling into chaos
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 06:58:14 -0400
China’s ban on accepting the world’s used plastic has plunged global recycling into turmoil. Plastic now piles up in many countries.
Managing money is hard. Retirement shouldn't be. Get advice here.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:48:20 -0500
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Want to travel? Here are some ways to save some money
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:24:57 -0400
Looking to book your next vacation? Here are some tips and tricks to save money when booking flights, selecting hotels and applying for credit cards.
Get a discount for bringing in old car seat during Target's trade-in event
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:46:49 -0400
Target's popular car seat trade-in event returns April 22. For bringing in an old car seat, get a coupon for 20% off baby items.
20 Highest Paid World Leaders
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 09:45:48 -0400
Elon Musk vows fully self-driving Teslas this year and 'robotaxis' ready next year
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 22:30:26 -0400
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Monday that a new system is being installed in its electric cars that make them fully capable of driving themselves.
In the points and miles game, blind loyalty can cost you
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 06:00:01 -0400
Beware of blind loyalty when it comes to hotels, airlines and other travel providers. Loyalty programs earn providers more money than they cost.
Dead cars are coming back with a vengeance
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:23:59 -0500
Remember your favorite car, automakers are resurrecting past models
Galaxy Fold review: Should you pay $2,000 for Samsung's delayed folding phone tablet?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:53:34 -0400
Ahead of its now delayed release, we got to test Samsung's foldable Galaxy Fold. It has plenty of potential despite early screen problems.
Samsung delays launch of Galaxy Fold following display issues
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:36:22 -0400
Following display issues reported by some reviewers, Samsung is going to delay the launch of the Galaxy Fold hybrid device until at least next month
The best water bottles of 2019
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:22:48 -0400
Stay hydrated with these bottles at your side.
From California to New York, states are raising minimum wages in 2019 for 17 million workers
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 07:42:47 -0500
Workers in as many as 22 states, including California and New York, plus the District of Columbia will get higher minimum wages next year.
April freebies: Your monthly guide to food specials, meal deals and more
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:00:06 -0400
April brings big freebie and deal days including Earth Day and National Pretzel Day. Plus, find ongoing offers.
What is a bad credit score?
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:10 -0400
What is a bad credit score? Scores within this range are considered poor, and improving them should be a top goal.