FICO, the most widely-used credit score in the United States, is changing the way it calculates consumers' scores and that could make it more difficult for some Americans to get a loan.
A unique, brand-new partnership between the state and a non-profit organization aims to help farmers cut back on greenhouse gasses.
Researchers estimated that a $1 increase to the current state minimum wage could have prevented 27,550 suicide deaths from 1990-2015, according to estimates from a new study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed above 29,000 for the first time despite the December jobs report falling short of expectations. All three of the major averages were trading in record territory.
Turn down the Christmas music and turn up those 2020 New Year's resolutions.
Tacos are getting together with burgers -- this after the parent company of Taco Bell is poised to buy Habit Restaurants, which operates The Habit Burger Grill chain.
A former Social Security Administration employee who stole about $176,000 in Social Security benefits designated for elderly and disabled people while working in an Orange County field office was sentenced Monday to 15 months in federal prison.
Reports indicate that Pier 1 Imports will close up to 450 stores as the company considers bankruptcy.
The Internal Revenue Service announced on Monday an agreement with Free File, Inc. (FFI) to “strengthen” a free online filing option for taxpayers.
More than 20 states will be raising the minimum wage to as much as $15 an hour come Jan. 1, 2020.
President Donald Trump signed off Friday on nearly $1.4 trillion in spending that will keep the government funded through Sept. 30, dodging the possibility of a shutdown ahead of what’s expected to be a contentious election season.
Most Americans dread the holidays due to spending, according to a new survey.
Many people skipped the turkey and pumpkin pie and spent Thanksgiving shopping to take advantage of early Black Friday door-buster deals.
A recent study found that married men stress out more when their wives earn 50 percent or more of the household income.
A majority of college graduates with student loans said they would shave their head if the debt could be erased, according to a new survey, and some others said they would consider giving up coffee and even spending a week in jail.
Three Los Angeles-area Sears stores will be closing, along with one in Buena Park, as the company's new owners continue efforts to streamline the struggling retail chain.
Millennials who want to live off even half of their final salaries in retirement will need to save 40 percent of their paychecks over the next 30 years, according to an economics expert.
A Los Angeles City Council committee Wednesday forwarded a proposal to create a children's savings account program that could begin in the first grade.
Many travelers looking to book for the holidays are often left wondering if they should book an early deal before Halloween or take a risk in hopes of scoring a last-minute deal.
The city of Los Angeles brought in record revenue in the 2018-19 fiscal year, but its spending also jumped, according to a report released Thursday by the city controller's office, which urged leaders to bolster municipal rainy day funds.