Personal Finance

Doctor seeks mercy for Medicare fraud, doesn't apologize

Jan 4, 2018

A politically prominent Florida eye doctor has asked for mercy as he faces a possible life sentence for Medicare fraud

Average 30-year mortgage rates slip to 3.95 percent

Jan 4, 2018

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to 3.95 percent, making it slightly more affordable to borrow for a home

In new rule, Trump tries to deliver a health care promise

Jan 4, 2018

The Trump administration is proposing regulations to facilitate the interstate sale of health insurance policies that cost less but may not cover as much

A fantastic year for fund investors: Everyone's a winner

Jan 4, 2018

Nearly every fund made money over the course of 2017, which turned out to be one of the most enjoyable years ever for investors as improvements in corporate profits and economies around the world lifted markets

Side hustles you can start with no money

Jan 4, 2018

Start a side business for free by cashing in on your current talents

Portuguese lawmakers agree to redo new law favoring them

Jan 4, 2018

Portugal's political parties say they will review a decision to award themselves a broad tax rebate and scrap limits on the private funds they can raise after the country's president vetoed the new law

South Carolina customers could see refunds in a utility sale

Jan 3, 2018

A deal with Virginia-based Dominion Energy could mean $1.3 billion in refunds for customers of a troubled South Carolina utility who have been funding a failed nuclear reactor project

Lawyers seek to ease doctor's sentence for Medicare fraud

Jan 3, 2018

Attorneys for a politically prominent Florida eye doctor say he may have committed Medicare fraud but that doesn't mean the federal government lost money.

The Latest: Gov hopeful: Nuke deal 'proof is in the pudding'

Jan 3, 2018

The chief executive of the company taking over a troubled South Carolina utility says customers won't experience any more rate hikes to pay for an abandoned nuclear construction project

5 ways to assess whether the GOP tax plan is delivering

Jan 3, 2018

5 ways to assess whether the GOP tax plan is delivering on its promises

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