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How parents can help kids be smarter about money, in everyday situations

When it comes to managing money and making choices, practice putting your thoughts into words. You can help your children better understand the complicated world of financial decision making happening around them. ... Read More »

Consumers Count: Tools and resources for money decisions

Take control of your financial life with these ten tools that can help you make choices at the grocery store, pay your credit card bill, and deal with debt. They can also prepare you for money decisions like buying a home or figuring out how to pay for college. ... Read More »

We want to hear from the public about payday loans

New data shows payday and similar loans lead to consumers trapped in debt and our proposed rule aims to help those consumers.  ... Read More »

We want to hear from the public about payday loans

New data shows payday and similar loans lead to consumers trapped in debt and our proposed rule aims to help those consumers.  ... Read More »

How parents can help kids be smarter about money, in everyday situations

When it comes to managing money and making choices, practice putting your thoughts into words. You can help your children better understand the complicated world of financial decision making happening around them. ... Read More »

Consumers Count: Tools and resources for money decisions

Take control of your financial life with these ten tools that can help you make choices at the grocery store, pay your credit card bill, and deal with debt. They can also prepare you for money decisions like buying a home or figuring out how to pay for college. ... Read More »

Musk’s latest ‘master plan’ for Tesla: EVs for ‘all major segments,’ self-driving that’s ’10X safer’

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk outlined the second part of his 'master plan' for his electric vehicle company. His vision includes EVs for 'all major segments' and a strategy to develop an ultra-safe self-driving capability. ... Read More »

Japan’s Nishikawa agrees to plead guilty, pay $130 million in U.S. price-fixing probe

Japanese supplier Nishikawa Rubber agreed to plead guilty and pay $130 million in one of the stiffest penalties in the U.S. Justice Department's ongoing investigation into industrywide price fixing and bid rigging. ... Read More »

NHTSA’s Rosekind stands by self-driving cars

The head of NHTSA said Wednesday the U.S. government will not abandon efforts to speed the development of self-driving cars, despite a fatal accident involving a Tesla Model S operating on an autopilot system. ... Read More »

Musk set to launch new Tesla ‘master plan’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he will roll out a new master plan for the electric luxury carmaker later Wednesday, after hints he intends to make Tesla a renewable energy enterprise offering products and services beyond vehicles. ... Read More »