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New data from AARP shows that older workers stay unemployed longer, and their new jobs pay less.
The reductions represent about 9 percent of the firm’s overall workforce.
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U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in January, pushing prices up at a faster pace than wages and causing affordability problems in the housing market.
Our rundown of news affecting start-ups and small businesses.
Muriel Bowser proposes redevelopment of six properties, plus programs for small businesses.
China’s economy is slowing down, but its stocks are up more than anything else in the world the last nine months. What gives?
Martin Crutsinger | AP
U.S. consumers spent just slightly more in February even though their income rose by a healthy amount.
These short-term loans rarely are — so they’re great business for lenders, but not for consumers.
If a columnist writes about other people’s financial errors, he has to admit his own. Mea culpa.
Despite is high profile, the famous stock average isn’t useful as an investment tool.
After 75 years in the meat business, the Alafoginis family’s legacy is as full-bodied as its dry-aged beef.
U.S. stocks slid in late afternoon trading, wiping up much of the market’s gain from the day before.
Education has its limitations.
Colleges that are doing a poor job of managing their finances are on a federal watchlist that could ultimately make it difficult to access financial aid dollars.
Transit providers that serve the same region should be seamless.
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Even if they don’t save very much.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will meet with a group of Corinthian Colleges students who refuse to repay their federal loans.
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Facebook is releasing its tenets for how it makes the social network accessible to all users -- regardless of physical ability.
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