Volkswagen has a very steep, very tough hill to climb, and Volkswagen’s incoming chairman said the emissions scandal that affects 11 million cars is “a threat to the firm’s viability albeit a surmountable one,” reports Reuters. Dieter...Show More Summary
Now, on Wednesday, more than half of Republicans in Congress voted to shut down the government for the second time in two years. Fortunately, there were enough votes in both parties to pass a last-minute bill to keep the government open for another ten weeks. Show More Summary
ISIL is in serious trouble, as terrorists are being squeezed from all sides by airstrikes, meanwhile their economy is coming apart at the seams. Islamic radicals need to take over new territories to improve their budget, but with Russian planes hovering over the Syrian sky, things aren’t that easy anymore.
In this week's address, the President emphasized that we need to do everything we can to strengthen economic growth and job creation. This week, despite the fact that more than half of Republicans in Congress voted to shut down the government...Show More Summary
— Last year, the budget writers in Gov. Jerry Brown's administration held their noses when Democrats pushed through the Legislature a $3.2-million subsidy for a union healthcare plan. It was something the state would "hopefully get out of the business of doing next year," Keely Bosler, the chief...
Rachel Maddow reports on the closing of DMV offices in Alabama, ostensibly due to budget problems, but the closures are in predominantly African-American...
Traditional marketing campaigns can be costly with some costing up to 30 percent of annual sales. For startups, the budget can be as big as half of what they get from sales on nothing other than introductory marketing campaigns in the first year of operations. Show More Summary
As a new school year gets into full swing, the media coverage of Chicago Public Schools continues to paint a bleak portrait: $500 million budget deficit, crushing pension obligations, superintendent resignation amid a federal probe, hunger strike over school closure and the threat of a teacher...
Motorola said the new Moto E would get updates unlike most other budget phones, but it has changed its tune just a few months later.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Friday that he will not negotiate an increase in the debt ceiling as part of budget talks with Congress. "When it comes to the debt ceiling, we're not going back there," the president said at...Show More Summary
He is instead demanding a budget agreement with Republicans controlling Congress
The state of Illinois is entering its fourth month without a 2016 budget. Welcome to red October. The pile of unpaid bills continues to rise. Small businesses that provide care to the most vulnerable are laying off workers. Public universities warn of staffing and financial aid cuts. Secretary...
President Barack Obama on Friday said he would not sign another "short-sighted" spending bill later this year, raising the stakes in a looming fight with congressional Republicans over the federal budget. "I want to be very clear — I...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he won't sign another temporary government funding bill after the current one expires on Dec. 11. Tea party conservatives have forced out House Speaker John Boehner and are skeptical of a deal to replace tight caps on spending set by a 2011 budget deal.
Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on small changes that will make you happier, challenges your budget will face this fall, and a few rules for bringing less stuff into your home. Top 5 Articles Little Changes That Will Make You a Happier Person...
With Week 4 of fantasy football on every fan's mind, it's time to decide what are the best and worst DraftKings moves you can make. Who is a solid choice for Week 4? Who should you avoid, and who is too far out of budget for this week? Find...Show More Summary
It's amazing how much airports spend and often go over budget. I've written about massive cost overruns in Denver and how even their budget for monitoring costs went massively over budget. It's striking to me that yesterday Dallas Fort-Worth airport rolled out a new logo. Show More Summary
The taxi vs. ride-share controversy played out at City Council budget hearings Friday, with supporters of both sides crowding into the chambers at City Hall to applaud and boo as aldermen pressed a city commissioner to justify the Emanuel administration's regulation of the competing industries....
13 sites to find cheap Halloween costumes - Wise Bread Save money by making your own pumpkin spice mix - Lifehacker Saying "no" is not very good financial advice - The Billfold Big-day budgeting: how couples are tackling wedding costs...Show More Summary
I first heard about the SNAP challenge when Gwyneth Paltrow failed it in April 2015. The challenge invites anyone to attempt to live on a budget from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for a set period of time – generally a week, or a month. Show More Summary