Women Earning More Than Men In Some East Bay CitiesWomen are out-earning men in a few East Bay cities, according to a new study.
Price Matching During Holidays Is Easy Money That Many Pass UpFor some holiday shopping is a contact sport, but scoring better deals this holiday season doesn’t even require getting off the couch.
Same-Sex Marriages Projected To Add $414 Million To California EconomyMore than any other state, California will benefit financially from the growing legality of same-sex marriages, according to new analysis from NerdWallet.
Patients Racking Up Medical Bills Despite Affordable Care ActEven people with health insurance can still rack up significant medical debt, particularly if they get a serious illness. Now, a new service from Nerdwallet is helping steer individuals with outstanding medical debt to medical billing experts, who can help reduce those bills.
ConsumerWatch: Early Black Friday Deals May Be A Mixed BagWith Black Friday still the most popular day to shop during the holidays according to a new CBS News poll, more retailers than ever will now be open on Thanksgiving Day, even as retail experts warn not every holiday deal is as great as it sounds.
San Ramon, Pleasanton & Palo Alto Named Among Nation's Wealthiest CitiesMany people aspire to earn a six-figure income, but only about one-fifth of the nation's households succeed. And, according to recent research, those six-figure families tend to congregate in a handful of cities, several of which are in the Bay Area.
ConsumerWatch: Unused Credit Cards Could Lower Your Credit ScoreA standard practice by banks to cancel inactive accounts could cost consumers a lower credit score.
ConsumerWatch: Credit Protection Plans Prove Hard To Cash InConsumers may be in for a nasty surprise when trying to use protection plans offered by credit card companies that promise help bills when faced with illness or unemployment.