Stocks slide following the European Central Bank president's press conference.
Interstate movers who illegally hold household goods hostage can now be fined at least $10,000.
It's last call for swimwear deals. August is also a great time to purchase grills, vacation cruises and laptop bundles. For other electronics, you may want to wait.
Stocks are mixed as investors continue to hope for more Fed stimulus.
Daily deals via sites like Groupon and LivingSocial now come with more caveats and restrictions. But that may not be all bad for consumers.
He rushed out to buy a 42-inch plasma TV at the height of its retail price, and financed the purchase at 9% over 25 months.
The average expected spending this year for families with kids in grades K-12 is $688. It's $907 for college kids.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's complaint database highlights the worst problems people have with collectors.
Even when they have a plan for their refund check from Uncle Sam, Americans often don't realize how they actually spend the windfall.
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