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How Your Selfie Could Affect Your Life Insurance

How Your Selfie Could Affect Your Life Insurance

By Barbara Marquand | Apr 23
A selfie reveals more than whether it's a good hair day. Facial lines and contours, droops and dark spots could indicate how well you're aging, and, when paired with other data, could someday help determine whether you qualify for life insurance.

Public Window on Financial Complaints Could Be Closing Soon

Public Window on Financial Complaints Could Be Closing Soon

By Kevin Freking | Apr 23
U.S. consumers filed nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies.

Trump's Budget Chief Says Money for Border Wall a Must

Trump's Budget Chief Says Money for Border Wall a Must

By Andrew Taylor | Apr 22
Money for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the U.S. border with Mexico must be part of the massive spending bill Congress is preparing, the White House budget director says.

Buying Drinks for a Band: The Birth of Payment Service Venmo

Buying Drinks for a Band: The Birth of Payment Service Venmo

Apr 22
It only took a few drinks - and a much-younger Iqram Magdon-Ismail forgetting his wallet at home one night - for him and his friends to come up with one of the most popular ways of splitting a bill: Venmo.

Feds to Provide $485M in Grants to Combat Opioid Epidemic

Feds to Provide $485M in Grants to Combat Opioid Epidemic

By Kathleen Foody | Apr 22
The federal government will provide states nearly half a billion dollars for prevention and treatment programs aimed at confronting the opioid epidemic, which Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price described Wednesday as a "crisis."

Public-Private Partnerships' Impact on Road Tolls

Public-Private Partnerships' Impact on Road Tolls

Apr 21
President Trump is promising a major overhaul of America's infrastructure, but his proposed trillion dollars might not be enough.

Pound Surge Suggests U.K. Election Will Yield Smoother Brexit

Pound Surge Suggests U.K. Election Will Yield Smoother Brexit

By Pan Pylas | Apr 21
The British pound's surge since Prime Minister Theresa May's surprise call for an early election is an early sign of confidence that the country's exit from the European Union will be smoother than many had feared.

Billionaires, Companies Power Trump's Record Inaugural Haul

Billionaires, Companies Power Trump's Record Inaugural Haul

By Nancy Benac and Julie Bykowicz | Apr 20
Powered by billionaires and corporations, President Donald Trump raised $107 million for his inaugural festivities, documents filed with the Federal Election Commission show.

Which State Sends most Taxes to DC? Hint: It's not a State

Which State Sends most Taxes to DC? Hint: It's not a State

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Apr 16
As Tax Day approaches, show some love for the good people who live in the nation's capital.

Yahoo Accused of Mismanaging Fund for Dissidents in China

Yahoo Accused of Mismanaging Fund for Dissidents in China

By Michael Liedtke | Apr 14
A lawsuit accused Yahoo of breaking a financial promise it made to Chinese dissidents almost a decade ago as penance for helping the Chinese government find and jail other activists.

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