February 2014 Headlines

Bankruptcy? How to Avoid Taxes on Cancelled Debt

If bankruptcy or foreclosure happened to you in 2013, you could still owe a hefty tax bill to the IRS. Tax expert Dan Pilla explains how to avoid insult to injury.

Poll Spotlights White House Disconnect on Economy

There appears to be a huge disconnect between what the White House is saying about the economy and what Americans are experiencing.

Minimum Wage Hike Report Puts Dems on Defense

Obama's push to increase the minimum wage could cost the country about nearly 500,000 jobs by 2016, according to a Congressional Budget Office report.

Bleak Outlook: Tens of Millions Still Out of Work

Four and a half years have passed since the recession officially ended, but tens of millions of Americans are still out of work.

Investors Hope for Turn-Around after Market Plunge

Investors are hoping for a better day on Wall Street, following Monday's 326-point drop of the Dow Jones industrial average.