Tag Archives: Spending

Incredible moment cat is found alive after spending sixteen days trapped under Italian earthquake rubble

The cat, called Pietro, was hauled from the ruins of a home in Amatrice It had survived on rain water since the deadly quake hit on August 24 Nearly 300 people were killed when the earthquake hit central Italy  By Julian Robinson for MailOnline Published: 08:20 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 08:41 EST, 9 September 2016 This is the ...

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5 Tips for Better Spending Habits

Filed under: Spending Getty By Karen Cordaway While 2016 is in full swing, if you haven’t thought about a resolution yet, don’t give up. Maybe it’s time to make one that has the potential to stick. If you’re often wondering how money slips out of your wallet, consider becoming the crash test dummy for better spending habits. Test drive some ...

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Iran keeps spending despite oil price slump

Daniel J. GraeberTEHRAN, Feb. 9 (UPI) — Despite the slump in oil prices, the Iranian government aims to invest more than $ 16 billion in development projects, a planning director said. Top News – UPI.com

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How Much Is Everybody Else Spending on Valentine’s Day?

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Family Money, Personal Finance, Shopping Trends, Financial Education Getty Images By Gerri Detweiler Americans plan to spend a bit more on Valentine’s Day this year — $ 142.31 on tokens of love, up from $ 133.91 last year, according to a survey from the National Retail Federation. Or at least the 55 percent of us who ...

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Spending cuts drive rally for crude oil

Daniel J. GraeberNEW YORK, Feb. 6 (UPI) — Crude oil prices extended their rally Friday, posting some of the biggest two-week gains in recent trading as markets show signs of moving above a floor price. Top News – UPI.com

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GOP cancels spending in Michigan Senate race

By DAVID EGGERT, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Republicans are canceling TV ad spending planned for the final two weeks of Michigan’s U.S. Senate race, signaling that the GOP is investing in other races in its drive for the Senate majority. The National Republican Senatorial Committee pulled nearly $ 1 million in ads for the weeks of Oct. 21 ...

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Energy costs boosted US consumer spending in Jan.

FILE – In this Jan. 14, 2014 file photo, pedestrians pass an H&M storefront window advertising discounts up to 75%, in New York. The Commerce Department reports how much consumers spent and earned in January on Monday, March 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans spent more in January, but the ...

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Have a Happier Thanksgiving by Dodging These Spending Pitfalls

Filed under: Travel, Airfare, Lodging, Spending, Food, Financial Education Getty Images/Cultura RF Even with the most careful planning, a Thanksgiving budget can fall victim to bad weather, cranky relatives, and recipes that stray a bit too far toward the avant garde. Given that this is the last weekend to prepare and shop before your holiday celebration, let’s run through some ...

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