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Bank Of America Sued Over Internet Ponzi Scheme

Hundreds of millions of dollars collected in gigantic swindle

Victims of an Internet-based Ponzi scheme have filed a lawsuit against Bank of America and the organizers of the scheme in the U.S. District Court for the ...

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The Most Expensive Coffee Isn't Necessarily the Best

Consumer Reports finds Eight O'Clock 100% Colombian coffee beats rivals

The Most Expensive Coffee Isn't Necessarily the Best...

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Fannie, Freddie Put Off Evictions until March

Moratorium applies to owners and renters in single-family homes

The moratorium on evicting residents from foreclosed properties, put in place by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in late 2008, has been extended until March....

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Peanut Recall Expands as Feds Release Findings

Peanut Corp. has long history of problems, FDA reports

Peanut Recall Expands as Feds Release Findings...

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Feds: Peanut Corporation Knew of Salmonella Problem

Company allegedly shipped its peanut butter knowing it could be contaminated

Feds: Peanut Corporation Knew of Salmonella Problem...

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Beware Of Super Bowl Scams

Annual tradition includes scams aimed at excited fans

"The scam letter, which implies that the contest is affiliated with the NFL and VISA, informs consumers that they have won a prize of $100,000 and two tick...

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Senate Approves Delay In Digital TV Transition

Millions of consumers unable to meet Feb. 17 deadline

Senate Approves Delay In Digital TV Transition...

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Peanut Butter Recalls Taper Off

At least 7 deaths, 500 illnesses blamed on Salmonella-contaminated peanut products

Peanut Butter Recalls Taper Off...

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Travel Sites Agree to Improve Service to Disabled Consumers

Hotels.com, Expedia will add features for the disabled

Travel Sites Agree to Improve Service to Disabled Consumers...

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Peanut Butter Health Bars, Candies, Cookies Recalled

More recalls of health bars, candies, cookies, other products

Peanut Butter Health Bars, Candies, Cookies Recalled...

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Dozens More Peanut Butter Products Recalled

Suspect peanut paste spreads through the food chain

Dozens More Peanut Butter Products Recalled...

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Consumers Urged to Avoid Quickie Tax Refund Loans

Advocates warn of high costs and hidden fees

Consumers Urged to Avoid Quickie Tax Refund Loans...

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Peanut Butter Recall Continues to Expand

Candy, snacks, weight-loss meals, dog food on growing recall list

Peanut Butter Recall Continues to Expand...

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Airlines Cut Capacity to Reduce Empty Seats

Cuts to flights also in offing as carriers struggle

United said it would cut an additional 1,000 jobs beyond the 1,500 previously announced layoffs. When all is said and done, United will have trimmed its wo...

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Peanut Butter Dog Treats Recalled Due to Salmonella

More health bars also recalled as outbreak widens

Peanut Butter Dog Treats Recalled Due to Salmonella...

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FDA Warns of Skin Numbing Product Dangers

Topical anesthetics can have life-threatening side effects

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a Public Health Advisory to alert consumers, patients, health care professionals, and caregivers. ...

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Circuit City Reassures Service Contract Holders

Customers won't lose ability to get warranty repairs

"Circuit City Advantage Protection Plans have been backed by third-party independent companies for more than 15 years and as a result, are not impacted by ...

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Peanut Butter Recall Spreads To More Products

Cookies, crackers, ice cream products included in expanded recall

Peanut Butter Recall Spreads To More Products...

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Menthol Cigarettes May Be More Addictive

New study finds lower quit rates among minority smokers

Menthol Cigarettes May Be More Addictive...

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2008 Foreclosure Activity Jumps 81 Percent

One in 54 homes received a foreclosure filing last year

2008 Foreclosure Activity Jumps 81 Percent...

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Giant Recalls TCR, SL Bicycles

Giant Recalls TCR, SL Bicycles...

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Chinese Experts Confirm Melamine-Kidney Stone Link

Despite official denials, melamine suspected in U.S. illnesses

Chinese Experts Confirm Melamine-Kidney Stone Link...

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Video: Tax Tips New Tax Breaks For Your 2008 Return

Take advantage of every deduction coming your way

Video: Tax Tips New Tax Breaks For Your 2008 Return...

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BBB's New Rating System Draws Fire

Critic says BBB's "Pay for OK" scheme should get a failing grade

BBB's New Rating System Draws Fire...

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IRS Offers Help to Financially Stressed Taxpayers

Agency makes policy changes to help those in trouble

IRS Offers Help to Financially Stressed Taxpayers...

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Countrywide Accused of Gouging Active-Duty Military

Suit charges lender ignored federal law requiring lowered interest for active-duty servicemembers

Countrywide Accused of Gouging Active-Duty Military...

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2008 Data Breach Total Soars

47 percent increase in incidents from 2007

It seems 2008 was a year of ups and downs, with home values and stock prices going down, but reports of data breaches increasing dramatically during the ye...

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Groups Claim Bank Uses Bailout Funds for Predatory Loans

California bank accused of using TARP money for tax refund loans

Groups Claim Bank Uses Bailout Funds for Predatory Loans...

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Indiana Puppy Breeder Shut Down

Some animals put down as state seizes company assets

Indiana Puppy Breeder Shut Down: The State of Indiana has seized the assets of a dog breeding company, effectively shutting it down....

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Don't Let Just Anyone Do Your Taxes

Poor choices in preparers could lead to trouble

Don't Let Just Anyone Do Your Taxes...

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H&R Block to Stop Selling Refund Anticipation Loans in California

Company settles suit charging it with deceptive practices

H&R Block to Stop Selling Refund Anticipation Loans in California...

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