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How much did the Northeast snowstorm cost?

The economic hit taken by the Northeast this week is kind of like the storm itself: not as bad as it could have been.

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Auto recalls from Nissan and Ford

Nissan and Ford are both launching new safety recalls involving a total if nearly one million cars.

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Millions to owe Affordable Care Act tax penalty

Some 3 million to 6 million Americans will have to pay an Affordable Care Act tax penalty for not having health insurance last year, Treasury officials said Wednesday.

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Fed stays 'patient,' but rate hikes are coming

The Federal Reserve said it will remain "patient" and not rush to boost interest rates. But the writing is on the wall. Rate hikes are coming sooner rather than later.

The central bank sounds very upbeat about the U.S. economy. It cited evidence that…

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IRS to tax cheats: Stop hiding your money offshore

The IRS has been cracking down on tax cheats trying to hide money in offshore accounts. But it's still one of the top tax scams out there.

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Dems: Koch's $889 million pledge helps Dems

The Koch brothers -- longtime Republican funders and Democratic boogeymen -- reportedly told donors at their annual retreat on Monday that they plan to spend $889 million during the 2016 election cycle.

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Kelley Blue Book lists best resale values

Depreciation: It's the biggest cost of owning an automobile. Some vehicles just hold their value better than others when you sell or trade them in. Those that don't just plain cost you more.

So, each year, analysts at Kelley Blue Book tally up the…

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Dow falls 291 points, but it could have been worse

Forget the snow. Investors are getting a blizzard of earnings this week, and so far it's a gray mess -- the Dow shed 291 points Tuesday.

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Ford recalls cars, vans for door latch and seat belt trouble

Ford is recalling more than 221,000 cars and vans to fix problems with door latches and seat belts.

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Personal Finance

How much should you earn to buy a home?

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Is your income high enough to own a home? Find out here.

Debunking common tax-filing myths

As you start to work on your taxes for this year check some of these myths about filing your taxes.

What to look for when choosing a tax pro

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For many people, the older they get, the more complicated their lives become financially, and the more difficult it is to accurately prepare their own tax returns.

When should you start doing your taxes?

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As we head into 2015, it's time to think about preparing our taxes. Follow these tips to keep yourself on schedule.

Million-dollar ideas that worked

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Most people dream of coming up with a million-dollar idea, but these individuals have already made a lot of money with their innovative creations.

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