- House GOP seeks to block stricter rule on retirement savings Updated: Apr-28-16 4:11 pm
WASHINGTON - The GOP-controlled House has voted along party lines to overturn new Obama administration rules requiring stricter standards for brokers regarding retirement investments.
- Flying autopilot with target-date funds: Points to consider Updated: Apr-28-16 11:43 am
NEW YORK - What's in your 401(k)? For more of us, the answer is just a single fund.
- Funeral officials: Halt of Illinois program leads to stress Updated: Apr-22-16 1:30 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Funeral directors say the current stalemate over Illinois' budget has meant more stress for low-income families who have lost loved ones.
- Florida's fight to keep gay marriage ban could be costly Updated: Apr-18-16 6:10 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida's fierce fight to keep intact a voter-approved ban on gay marriage is going to wind up costing taxpayers.
- Wedding thief sentenced to 7 years in California prison Updated: Apr-06-16 9:14 pm
SAN DIEGO - A thief who posed as a guest at California weddings and stole wallets, credit cards and cash from brides, guests and wedding workers will be honeymooning in prison.
- Stricter rules unveiled for brokers giving retirement advice Updated: Apr-06-16 5:54 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration acted Wednesday to require that brokers who recommend investments for retirement savers meet a stricter standard that now applies to registered advisers: They must act as "fiduciaries" - trustees who are obligated to put their clients' best interests above all.
- Cops: Woman looted GoFundMe account for girl's funeral costs Updated: Apr-04-16 4:08 pm
NASHUA, New Hampshire - Police say a New Hampshire woman stole more than $5,000 from a GoFundMe account she created to cover funeral costs for a family whose daughter died.
- Nebraska offers 4 $5,000 college savings prizes Updated: Apr-02-16 6:29 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska officials are giving away four $5,000 prizes to help people save for their kids' college educations.