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  • Lessons from a housewife turned baked-goods tycoon

    Apr 16, 2014 | 8 min
    Susan Axelrod of Love & Quiches Gourmet tells Adrienne Mitchell how entrepreneurs can learn from mistakes and find their market niche.
  • On Tax Day, think about cutting your next tax bill

    Apr 15, 2014 | 6 min
    On this Tax Day,it's not too early to think about ways to lower your 2014 bill. David Richmond of Richmond Brothers talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Prom-spending bubble bursts but average near $1K

    Apr 14, 2014 | 5 min
    Visa's Nat Sillin tells Joan Doniger we're spending less on prom this year but the average bill is still close to four figures.
  • Flex work picture not so pretty on closer look

    Apr 11, 2014 | 6 min
    Few companies offer flexible work options to most employees. Sociologist Stephen Sweet of Boston College talks with Steve Potisk.
  • Don't skip the walkthrough when you buy a home

    Apr 10, 2014 | 4 min
    Don't close on a home without taking one final step -- or a few, says Angie Hicks of Angie's list. She talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Tiny houseguests headed for your home this spring

    Apr 09, 2014 | 5 min
    With warmer weather come pests. Bob Vila talks with Adrienne Mitchell about pest-proofing your home.
  • From reject to icon: Rubik's Cube turns 40

    Apr 08, 2014 | 7 min
    The Rubik's Cube isn't just an iconic puzzle. It's an amazing story of an inventor's perseverance. Liberty Science Center CEO Paul Hoffman talks with Alisa Parenti.
  • Connecting 'Made in the USA' buyers and sellers

    Apr 07, 2014 | 7 min
    Frank Russo, CEO of Fabricating.com, on efforts to reshore American jobs.
  • Smile Train tracks 1 million surgeries

    Apr 04, 2014 | 4 min
    Non-profit crosses a milestone in providing free cleft repair surgeries around the world.
  • Privia aims to boost healthcare, cut costs

    Apr 03, 2014 | 9 min
    With a focus on preventive care, group tries to cut costs and improve patient outcomes.
  • Saving for retirement, health care is easier

    Apr 02, 2014 | 6 min
    Health savings accounts and participation in 401k plans are on the rise, study finds.
  • A marketing expert's advice to GM CEO Mary Barra

    Apr 01, 2014 | 5 min
    As GM's CEO goes to Capitol Hill, one marketer says she should ignore what her lawyers may be telling her. Chris Malone of Fidelum Partners talks with Joan Doniger.
  • Plastic crime-fighter foils street criminals

    Mar 31, 2014 | 5 min
    We're using less cash, and that's had an unexpected benefit -- street crime is down. Georgia State University economist Erdal Tekin talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Many heads better than one at co-op workplaces

    Mar 28, 2014 | 7 min
    Who's the boss? Everyone is at cooperative workplaces. Melissa Hoover of the U.S. Federation of Worker Cooperatives talks with Joan Doniger.
  • Inside or outside? What's the best choice for CEO?

    Mar 27, 2014 | 9 min
    Recent CEO changes at major companies highlight the insider vs. outsider debate, but Tracy Benson of On the Same Page tells Adrienne Mitchell there is much more to it.
  • Coming into money? Here's what to do now

    Mar 26, 2014 | 6 min
    What to do after getting a windfall to make your money last. Bob Gavlak of Strategic Wealth Partners talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Been inside a bank lately? Many haven't in months

    Mar 25, 2014 | 5 min
    Going to the bank is falling off of our to-do lists. Greg McBride of BankRate.com talks with Joan Doniger.
  • Identity thieves are targeting your tax return

    Mar 24, 2014 | 10 min
    Rip Mason, the CEO of Legal Shield, describes how they do it and what YOU can do to protect yourself.
  • Progress in closing wage gap has stalled

    Mar 21, 2014 | 9 min
    The Institute for Women's Policy Research finds both men's and women's wages in neutral with the gap between them holding.
  • National Grid has weather in crosshairs

    Mar 20, 2014 | 7 min
    With increasingly severe weather, the power provider takes steps to safeguard the system.
  • Throw out the old retirement caluculators

    Mar 19, 2014 | 8 min
    It's time for new math, to match our changing retirements.
  • Healthcare REITs on the rise

    Mar 18, 2014 | 5 min
    The Affordable Care Act has doctors reevaluating their real estate needs.
  • Online map could keep you from getting scammed

    Mar 17, 2014 | 6 min
    AARP has a new interactive tool to help seniors and others head off fraud. AARP Washington state director Doug Shadel talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Don't leave Social Security money on the table

    Mar 14, 2014 | 7 min
    Plan your Social Security strategy or you could leave thousands of dollars on the table. Kelly O'Donnell of Financial Engines talks with Steve Potisk.
  • Don't pay too much; avoid these tax mistakes

    Mar 13, 2014 | 8 min
    Avoid common tax mistakes and keep more of your money. Bill Smith of CBIZ MHM talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Freshening your resume may be a waste of time

    Mar 12, 2014 | 8 min
    Job seekers should concentrate on social media, says Shon Burton, founder of Hiring Solved. He talked with Alisa Parenti.
  • Why doesn't your company offer a 401(k) plan?

    Mar 11, 2014 | 7 min
    It might be easier and cheaper than your boss thinks to set up a 401(k) plan for your company, as Chad Parks of The Online 401(k) tells Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Microsoft pulls plug on XP system service

    Mar 10, 2014 | 7 min
    The end is near for a 12-year-old operating system. What are your options?
  • Retailers hope you'll celebrate St. Patrick's Day

    Mar 07, 2014 | 5 min
    The National Retail Federation expects we'll spend almost five billion dollars to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
  • The costs of less-than-full employment

    Mar 06, 2014 | 7 min
    CareerBuilder.com's Jennifer Grasz counts the costs to companies that have vacant jobs.
  • Office space expands in the cloud

    Mar 05, 2014 | 4 min
    We're spending more money online and more time in virtual offices, says Tim Houlne, CEO at Working Solutions.
  • Credit Card Companies target women with rewards

    Mar 04, 2014 | 4 min
    Bankrate.com's Greg McBride says credit card companies are looking for creditworthy customers.
  • Be a better parent in seven minutes

    Mar 03, 2014 | 4 min
    Want to be more present for your kids? Think in terms of seven minutes. "The Balance Myth" author Teresa Taylor talks to Adrienne Mitchell.
  • The average telecommuter isn't who you think it is

    Feb 28, 2014 | 6 min
    It's time to bust a telework myth, as Cali Williams Yost of the Flex+Strategy Group and Work+Life Fit Inc. tells Adrienne Mitchell.
  • One simple way to keep earning more with Delta

    Feb 27, 2014 | 5 min
    There's still a way to maximize your Delta benefits. Brian Kelly of ThePointsGuy.com talks with Adrienne Mitchell about Delta's frequent-flyer policy changes.
  • One simple way to keep earning more with Delta

    Feb 27, 2014 | 5 min
    There's still a way to maximize your Delta benefits. Brian Kelly of ThePointsGuy.com talks with Adrienne Mitchell about Delta's frequent-flyer policy changes.
  • After Mt. Gox, what happens to Bitcoin now?

    Feb 25, 2014 | 7 min
    How badly will Mt. Gox shake the Bitcoin world? Columnist Chuck Jaffe talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Pocket change not chump change for savers

    Feb 25, 2014 | 7 min
    A good savings plan can begin with what's in your pocket. Stephen Brobeck of the Consumer Federation of America talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • You may be paying too much for insurance

    Feb 24, 2014 | 5 min
    You may be spending too much for insurance. David Spencer of ACE Private Risk Services shares some money-saving tips with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Business owners, don't put off this planning task

    Feb 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Most business owners don't have an exit plan and that could hurt their company, as Andy O'Brien of Securian Financial tells Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Are you financially unfaithful to your partner?

    Feb 20, 2014 | 5 min
    Are you a money cheater? Paul Golden of the National Endowment for Financial Education talks with Adrienne Mitchell about financial infidelity.
  • Recession over? Small biz owners not feeling it

    Feb 19, 2014 | 4 min
    A CareerBuilder survey finds most small business owners don't feel like the recession is over. CareerBuilder's Jennifer Grasz talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Marketers know what you're unaware of

    Feb 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Marketers are plumbing your unconscious mind to sell to you. Implicit Strategies founder Joel Weinberger talks with Alisa Parenti.
  • Are you and your Valentine financially compatible?

    Feb 14, 2014 | 5 min
    Flowers, candy, and finances? Fidelity Investments' Lauren Brouhard tells Adrienne Mitchell financial compatibility is an issue for many couples.
  • "Scary" issues create legal jobs at companies

    Feb 13, 2014 | 7 min
    XpertHR finds companies face some scary issues this year, but that can be good news for legal pros looking for work. Steve Potisk talks with legal editor Beth Zoller.
  • Hotel perks will make you envy your dog

    Feb 12, 2014 | 5 min
    Many hotels offer luxury spa services and more for pets, as Catey Hill tells Adrienne Mitchell.
  • Debt is a powerful shield against Cupid's arrow

    Feb 11, 2014 | 5 min
    When it's love versus debt, love often loses. Gail Cunningham of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling talks with Adrienne Mitchell.
  • My way or the highway? Not the path to growth

    Feb 10, 2014 | 9 min
    Tracy Benson of business consultancy On the Same Page tells Adrienne Mitchell entrepreneurs' failure to delegate can hurt business.
  • For some, it's good to get a big tax refund

    Feb 07, 2014 | 5 min
    Richard Barrington of MoneyRates.com tells Alisa Parenti a big tax refund helps some people save more.
  • Recession took toll on self-employement

    Feb 06, 2014 | 5 min
    Jennifer Grasz of CareerBuilder tells Steve Potisk self-employment has fallen since the end of the recession.
  • Your online soul mate could be looking for a mule

    Feb 05, 2014 | 5 min
    Scott Halliwell of USAA tells Adrienne Mitchell online daters can be ensnared by crooks who need to move money.
  • Eating season is over. Now what?

    Feb 04, 2014 | 6 min
    Jim White of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics tells Adrienne Mitchell how to get back on track now that the Super Bowl has wrapped up eating season.
  • Mobile doesn't have to be brick-and-mortar's enemy

    Feb 03, 2014 | 4 min
    Retale president Pat Dermody tells Alisa Parenti that her company's app help physical stores attract customers.
  • A new mix for schools and museums

    Jan 31, 2014 | 5 min
    A Cape Cod museum is opening a pre-school it hopes will serve as a new kind of model for business and education.
  • Save money by choosing the right day to buy gas

    Jan 30, 2014 | 3 min
    Patrick DeHaan of GasBuddy.com tells Adrienne Mitchell you can save by filling up on the right day of the week.
  • Looking for a new doctor? It's kind of like dating

    Jan 29, 2014 | 7 min
    Dr. David Shulkin of Morristown Medical Center tells Adrienne Mitchell that searching for a doctor is a little bit like searching for a soul mate.
  • Want to know what Grandma would say? Ask your kids

    Jan 28, 2014 | 9 min
    When it comes to money, Emily Pachuta of UBS tells Adrienne Mitchell millennials think a lot like those who weathered the Depression.
  • Do Super Bowl ads work?

    Jan 24, 2014 | 4 min
    Jerri Smith of Communicus looked at whether ads aired during the big game lift sales of featured products.
  • Investors are turning to stocks again

    Jan 24, 2014 | 4 min
    After getting knocked down by the recession, a TD Ameritrade study finds investors are dusting themselves off and getting back into the stocks game.
  • CareerBuilder on the long-term unemployed

    Jan 23, 2014 | 6 min
    One in four jobless workers don't have enough money to buy the food they need, study finds.
  • The dos and don'ts of reverse mortgages

    Jan 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Pitched on TV as the answer to seniors' prayers, reverse mortgages should be approached with care, says Take Charge America's Mike Sullivan.
  • Get those gift cards out of your sock drawer!

    Jan 21, 2014 | 3 min
    Odysseas Papadimitriou of CardHub.com tells Adrienne Mitchell there are lots of ways to get value out of unwanted gift cards.
  • What do "superusers" want at the grocery store?

    Jan 17, 2014 | 7 min
    David Garfield of AlixPartners tells Adrienne Mitchell what some coveted consumers look for at the supermarket.
  • Germs lurk on planes. Protect yourself and others

    Jan 16, 2014 | 5 min
    Germs lurk on planes. Protect yourself and others
  • Credit monitoring not enough after a data breach

    Jan 15, 2014 | 7 min
    Credit monitoring not enough after a data breach
  • Advice for the lovelorn from economics geeks

    Jan 14, 2014 | 8 min
    Advice for the lovelorn from economics geeks
  • Want to shape up your home? Get a fitness buddy

    Jan 13, 2014 | 4 min
    Want to shape up your home? Get a fitness buddy
  • Now is the time to save on a cruise

    Jan 10, 2014 | 5 min
    Now is the time to save on a cruise
  • One-fifth of workers plan to jump ship this year

    Jan 09, 2014 | 6 min
    One-fifth of workers plan to jump ship this year
  • Entrepreneur sheds pounds, grows a business

    Jan 08, 2014 | 6 min
    Entrepreneur sheds pounds, grows a business
  • Long distance relocation is a real-estate trend

    Jan 07, 2014 | 5 min
    Long distance relocation is a real-estate trend
  • House calls aren't history, and not just by docs

    Jan 06, 2014 | 6 min
    House calls aren't history, and not just by docs
  • Don't pick a mutual fund for the wrong reasons

    Jan 03, 2014 | 3 min
    Don't pick a mutual fund for the wrong reasons
  • It's selfish season at the mall

    Jan 02, 2014 | 3 min
    It's selfish season at the mall
  • Hiring to be cautious in 2014, says CareerBuilder

    Dec 31, 2013 | 5 min
    Hiring to be cautious in 2014, says CareerBuilder
  • Classic cars can add zip to your portfolio

    Dec 30, 2013 | 4 min
    Classic cars can add zip to your portfolio
  • What do spouses fight about? Often, it's money

    Dec 27, 2013 | 3 min
    What do spouses fight about? Often, it's money
  • Get a lot of cash for Christmas? What to do now

    Dec 26, 2013 | 5 min
    Get a lot of cash for Christmas? What to do now
  • Include heirlooms, family photos in estate plan

    Dec 24, 2013 | 6 min
    Include heirlooms, family photos in estate plan
  • Unusual money resolutions for 2014

    Dec 23, 2013 | 4 min
    Unusual money resolutions for 2014
  • CFO's have positive 2014 outlook

    Dec 20, 2013 | 5 min
    CFO's have positive 2014 outlook
  • Holiday spending to rise, Citi finds

    Dec 19, 2013 | 5 min
    Holiday spending to rise, Citi finds
  • Family owned since the 1600s?

    Dec 18, 2013 | 9 min
    Family owned since the 1600s?
  • Michelin CEO on reshoring jobs

    Dec 17, 2013 | 5 min
    Michelin CEO on reshoring jobs
  • Home automation goes mainstream

    Dec 16, 2013 | 9 min
    Home automation goes mainstream
  • Military vets face greater identity theft risk

    Dec 13, 2013 | 6 min
    Military vets face greater identity theft risk
  • Beware gift card scams this holiday season

    Dec 12, 2013 | 6 min
    Beware gift card scams this holiday season
  • Youth and amateur sports proving recession-proof

    Dec 10, 2013 | 6 min
    Youth and amateur sports proving recession-proof
  • Men are from Mars... and so are women?

    Dec 10, 2013 | 5 min
    Men are from Mars... and so are women?
  • The boom in electronics you can wear

    Dec 06, 2013 | 6 min
    The boom in electronics you can wear
  • Bargain-hunting holiday shoppers get serious

    Dec 05, 2013 | 5 min
    Bargain-hunting holiday shoppers get serious
  • Bringing toymakers into the Age of Play

    Dec 04, 2013 | 5 min
    Bringing toymakers into the Age of Play
  • Are toy makers battling over shrinking market?

    Dec 03, 2013 | 6 min
    Are toy makers battling over shrinking market?
  • Shopping online this holiday? Be vigilant

    Dec 02, 2013 | 7 min
    Shopping online this holiday? Be vigilant
  • Where to buy gifts if you want to hedge your bets

    Nov 29, 2013 | 5 min
    Where to buy gifts if you want to hedge your bets
  • Turkey trailblazer talks turkey about male cooks

    Nov 27, 2013 | 5 min
    Turkey trailblazer talks turkey about male cooks
  • Add "Gray Thursday" to your holiday shopping list

    Nov 26, 2013 | 4 min
    Add "Gray Thursday" to your holiday shopping list
  • Put cleaning service on your holiday "nice" list

    Nov 22, 2013 | 5 min
    Put cleaning service on your holiday "nice" list
  • Cisco says don't fear showrooming. Embrace it

    Nov 21, 2013 | 6 min
    Cisco says don't fear showrooming. Embrace it
  • Want to expand your portfolio? Just add water

    Nov 20, 2013 | 6 min
    Want to expand your portfolio? Just add water
  • Best credit cards for holiday travel rewards

    Nov 19, 2013 | 6 min
    Best credit cards for holiday travel rewards
  • You don't have to part with $400 to get a PS4

    Nov 18, 2013 | 4 min
    You don't have to part with $400 to get a PS4
  • What to do before you leave the hospital

    Nov 15, 2013 | 6 min
    What to do before you leave the hospital
  • Snow and mistletoe and plastic on the tree

    Nov 14, 2013 | 4 min
    Snow and mistletoe and plastic on the tree
  • Get organized and save

    Nov 13, 2013 | 6 min
    Get organized and save
  • Applying game theory to the budget battle

    Nov 12, 2013 | 8 min
    Applying game theory to the budget battle
  • J.D. Power on his legacy

    Nov 11, 2013 | 6 min
    J.D. Power on his legacy
  • Empty nesters revamp living space

    Nov 08, 2013 | 7 min
    Empty nesters revamp living space
  • CareerBuilder on which industries are hiring

    Nov 07, 2013 | 6 min
    CareerBuilder on which industries are hiring
  • Heavy student debt to delay retirement

    Nov 06, 2013 | 6 min
    Heavy student debt to delay retirement
  • Super Bowl ad prices change the game

    Nov 05, 2013 | 8 min
    Super Bowl ad prices change the game
  • Home monitoring gets more interactive

    Nov 04, 2013 | 5 min
    Home monitoring gets more interactive
  • Is it time for a retirement checkup?

    Nov 01, 2013 | 6 min
    Is it time for a retirement checkup?
  • What to expect when you're expecting a nanny

    Oct 31, 2013 | 7 min
    What to expect when you're expecting a nanny
  • Your estate plan may need a makeover

    Oct 30, 2013 | 6 min
    Your estate plan may need a makeover
  • Thanksgiving fares rising but you can still save

    Oct 29, 2013 | 5 min
    Thanksgiving fares rising but you can still save
  • Americans think "retired" doesn't mean "old"

    Oct 28, 2013 | 8 min
    Americans think "retired" doesn't mean "old"
  • Shady investment offers thrive, how to spot one

    Oct 25, 2013 | 7 min
    Shady investment offers thrive, how to spot one
  • Don't take a test drive without these tips

    Oct 24, 2013 | 8 min
    Don't take a test drive without these tips
  • Median income, median price don't meet for many

    Oct 23, 2013 | 6 min
    Median income, median price don't meet for many

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