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Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 06:16 PM EDT

Drove for Uber? Rented Out Your Home? Here Are Some Tax Tips

Drove for Uber? Rented Out Your Home? Here Are Some Tax Tips

If you're driving for Uber or renting out a room through Airbnb to make some extra cash, don't forget — you likely need to pay taxes on what you earned, even if it's a part-time gig. Unlike full-time jobs,...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 04:26 PM EDT

JC Penney Postponing Store Closures, Liquidation Sales

JC Penney Postponing Store Closures, Liquidation Sales

J.C. Penney announced it has postponed the liquidation sales and closure dates for the 138 stores it plans to shutter this year after seeing an increase in sales, the company told CNBC exclusively. "Ever since...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 04:31 PM EDT

These Airlines Have the Worst Records for Bumping Passengers

These Airlines Have the Worst Records for Bumping Passengers

Despite United Airlines' high-profile blunder in yanking a passenger from a full flight, the odds of getting bumped from your next flight on a U.S. carrier are very small, CNBC reported. But a lot depends on...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 12:42 PM EDT

Good News, Procrastinators: Tax Deadline Pushed to Tuesday

Good News, Procrastinators: Tax Deadline Pushed to Tuesday<br /><br />

The usual April 15 deadline to file for IRS tax forms falls on Saturday this year. That would normally push the deadline to Monday. However, Monday is a holiday in the District of Columbia, so by law, the filing...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 06:58 AM EDT

Social Media Turns Consumers Into Whistleblowers: Analysis

Social Media Turns Consumers Into Whistleblowers: Analysis

Look out, Corporate America. Customers armed with smartphones and video cameras are watching when you screw up. The viral video of a ticketed passenger dragged forcefully off a United flight is only the latest...

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 06:56 PM EDT

Airlines Pushing Back on Talk of Banning Overbooking Flights

Airlines Pushing Back on Talk of Banning Overbooking Flights

With the federal government and a Senate committee looking into the dragging of a man off a United Express flight, the airline industry is beginning to speak up against any effort to bar them from overselling...

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 03:42 PM EDT

Forbes' Five Most Valuable Baseball Teams

Forbes' Five Most Valuable Baseball Teams

Forbes released their 2017 list of most valuable MLB teams. Find out if your team is near the top.  

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 07:28 PM EDT

Trump Jobs Demands Force Automakers Into Political Conflict

Trump Jobs Demands Force Automakers Into Political Conflict<br />

President Donald Trump's relentless push for more manufacturing jobs has forced the auto industry into a delicate dance of contradictions in order to keep him happy, tell the truth, and avoid alienating...

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 05:42 PM EDT

Tesla Becomes Most Valuable US Automaker

Tesla Becomes Most Valuable US Automaker

Tesla overtook General Motors during trading Monday to become the most valuable automaker in the United States, CNBC reported. The electric car company sold about 76,000 vehicles last year, a fraction of the 10...

Friday, Apr 7, 2017 at 06:00 PM EDT

US Unemployment Dips to 4.5 Percent, But Hiring Slows

US Unemployment Dips to 4.5 Percent, But Hiring Slows

U.S. employers added just 98,000 jobs in March, the fewest in a year, though the unemployment rate fell to a nearly 10-year low of 4.5 percent. Last month's weakness in hiring may point to sluggishness in...

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