Category: Finance

How much do Uber drivers really make? Three drivers share the math

Uber driver Sonam Lama. Annie Nova | CNBC AT 3 A.M., SONAM LAMA’S ALARM goes off. In his house in Queens, New York, while his wife and baby son sleep, he pulls on...

Trade war talks could fail and surprise Wall Street, BNY Mellon warns

Alicia Levine believes Wall Street is making a big mistake. The chief strategist at BNY Mellon contends it’s still not accurately pricing in the growing...

Tuition discounting on the rise at private colleges and universities

There has been a great deal of news about the rising cost of college tuition. However, discounts at private colleges and universities are actually on the rise. Private...

Fed speakers could steal focus from trade war in week ahead

A flurry of Fed speakers and any new trade developments could shake up what normally might be a slow week of trading ahead of the three-day Memorial Day holiday weekend....

Those credit scores you see may not be what lenders use

Several months ago, pharmacy technician Curtis Webb thought his credit score was high enough to help him snag good terms on a mortgage. “It was close to 730. I...

Polaris CEO calls potential tariff raises ‘catastrophic’ for business

Scott Wine, CEO, Polaris Industries Scott Mlyn | CNBC The CEO of manufacturing company Polaris Industries is calling an impending tariff increase a catastrophe for his...

Even MBA students could use some basic money lessons

Even as financial literacy education becomes more prevalent in high school and college, only 8% of millennials have a high level of financial knowledge, according to a...

Whirlpool, Facebook and Cadence Design

North American revenues rang in at $2.5 billion, topping estimates. Asia revenues came in at $371 million, below the estimated $457 million. Cadence Design shares jumped...

Trump brings scrutiny to environmentally conscious 401(k) investments

Trump’s push for renewed scrutiny could give some plans pause when it comes to including these funds. “The landscape is still in flux,” said David...

Get ready for companies to tell you more about the economy

It’s now up to corporate America to reveal whether the U.S. economy simply hit a soft patch this winter, as many suspect, or is on the verge of falling into an...