Money Matters

Five ways to make sure you don't retire broke


How to save money while shopping for the holidays


Asian shares fall after Wall Street plunge


Kentucky prepares for individual income tax season


Social Security projects biggest payment increase in years


Kentucky's General Fund receipts fall short of estimates


Freebies for relief on Tax Day


US stocks open broadly lower


Average US mortgage rates move little; near historic lows


AP Poll: Many take Social Security before full retirement



 

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The New York Times reports that Facebook hired a public relations firm to tie its critics to the billionaire philanthropist
World's largest retailer has seen its ecommerce business surge, although it's still no match for Amazon
The automaker is also developing a program to allow riders to hail a self-driving Ford with an app
Pro-Trump website offers a whole line of "MAGA" toys for Christmas
The agency announced it will still allow sales of flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores, but only in closed-off areas that are inaccessible to minors
Electronic driver-assist systems don't always work in time to avoid a crash, testing shows
Amazon reaped something that might prove more valuable than billion-dollar tax breaks: Lots of data from more than 200 cities
These two popular techniques for saving money usually backfire for consumers -- but one strategy does work
Public transit systems in New York and Washington are already severely strained, and frustrations may only worsen
Making smart choices during your "retirement opportunity zone" between ages 62 and 70 can go a long way