October 13, 2020

Landlords are getting squeezed between tenants and lenders

NEW YORK — When it comes to sympathetic figures, landlords aren’t exactly at the top of the list. But they, too, have fallen on hard […]
October 13, 2020

Oregon protest fallout dominates close Portland mayor race

PORTLAND, Ore. — In most election cycles, America wouldn’t pay attention to the Portland, Oregon, mayoral race — but this isn’t a normal year. Months […]
October 13, 2020

Consumer prices rise 0.2% in September, used vehicles spike

SILVER SPRING, Md. — U.S. consumer prices rose slightly in September, led again by sharp increases in the index for used vehicles. The consumer price […]
October 13, 2020

Uptick for retiree checks in 2021 amid coronavirus worries

WASHINGTON — Social Security recipients will get a modest 1.3% cost-of living-increase in 2021, but that might be small comfort amid worries about the coronavirus […]
October 13, 2020

Study: Hurricane Irma caused 400 senior deaths in Florida

TAMPA, Fla. — The aftereffects of 2017’s Hurricane Irma appear to have killed more than 400 senior residents of Florida nursing homes, a new university […]
October 13, 2020

Delta posts $5.38 billion 3Q loss as pandemic hammers travel

The summer travel season was even worse than expected for Delta Air Lines, which lost $5.38 billion in the third quarter as people hunkered down […]
October 13, 2020

Citi 3Q profit fall 34% but tops Wall Street expectations

NEW YORK — Citigroup says profit fell 34% in the third quarter due to weakness in its consumer banking division. The New York-based bank said […]
October 13, 2020

JPMorgan's 3Q results improve as bank sees few loan losses

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — JPMorgan Chase saw its profits improve marginally in the third quarter, a notable change after the nation’s largest bank had to […]
October 13, 2020

Millennial Money: Use a crisis to build helpful money habits

As millennials, we’ve learned about money the hard way. From the Great Recession to stratospheric student loan debt to a pandemic, there’s been no shortage […]
October 13, 2020

UN: Climate change means more weather disasters every year

GENEVA — In the wake of heat waves, global warming, forest fires, storms, droughts and a rising number of hurricanes, the U.N. weather agency is […]