Tags » Consumer

HHS Limited Competition for Affordable Care Act Consumer Assistance Program Grants



Consumers will need to understand new programs, avail themselves of new protections, and navigate health coverage options to find the most affordable coverage that meets their needs. 391 more words

Subgrant Possibilities

Your paycheck has been shrinking for 5 years - August 19, 2014, 1:43 PM ET


More Americans are working and the unemployment rate is falling, but it sure isn’t showing up in workers’ paychecks.

Since the Great Recession ended five years ago, the amount of money Americans earn each hour after adjusting for  inflation has actually fallen. 284 more words


5 worst cities to be a renter (unless you’re fabulously wealthy) - DAVE JOHNSON, ALTERNET SATURDAY, APR 19, 2014 4:00 PM UTC

This article originally appeared on AlterNet.

The housing market is supposedly recovering, yet the homeownership rate is dropping. Meanwhile rents in urban areas were already high but now are absolutely skyrocketing. 367 more words


Gun violence opponents target supermarket giant Kroger - by Massoud Hayoun August 18, 2014 7:09PM ET

An anti-gun violence group backed by billionaire former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has taken its fight against open carry to one of America’s largest supermarket chains following successful campaigns aimed at other retailers. 344 more words


Ruby Tuesday: Sell While Momentum Is High

Ruby Tuesday has seen large gains this week after CEO Buettgen purchased 50,000 shares of the company. Insider purchases can point to go things, but not always. 49 more words


Some Corona Beers Recalled Over Possible Glass Particles In Bottles

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Beer drinkers may want to check their bottles after Constellation Brands announced a recall of some Corona Extra bottles that may contain small particles of glass. 51 more words


Glass Bottles Of Corona Extra Recalled; May Contain Small Particles Of Glass

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Corona is recalling select packages of its 12-ounce clear glass bottles of Corona Extra because they might contain small particles of glass. 129 more words