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