Showing results 1 to 4 of approximately 4.(refine search)
Racking up rewards: do consumers really benefit?
From cash-back bonuses to free gas and vacations, the number and types of rewards available to cardholders have continued to grow. But, those rewards can come with a cost.
E-banking evolves: shifting consumer attitudes lead to growing acceptance
Anne Skinner hardly ever has to include trips to the bank on her to-do list, opting instead to bank online. A small majority still favors in-person banking, but new technologies are coming.
Foreclosures in focus: crisis spreads to higher-income neighborhoods
Homeowners with subprime mortgages aren't the only ones facing default. Rising unemployment and declining property values are straining household budgets, just like Kansas Citian David Jewell's.
Livestock's long road: recession, global pullback weigh on producers
Many hog and cattle producers are seeing big profit losses, or even going out of business. The economic downturn?and consumer behavior?are complicating the industry?s decline.