Posts by Michael Koretzky
May 07, 2011 - Here are some interesting and amusing developments from the past week that aren’t exactly news, but might make you smile.
May 06, 2011 - In today's news: Oil prices may be coming back down to earth, Americans spent a record amount on gas last month, the United States may soon steal manufacturing jobs from China, mortgage rates drop, and AIG is too big to fail but not too big to lose lots of money.
May 05, 2011 - In today's news: Recent tornadoes may cost billions, the economy may be affecting fertility, rental car gas prices approach double figures, private employers add jobs, and Apple computers may not be as safe as they once were.
May 04, 2011 - In today's news: Big Oil puts up a big fight to keep its tax breaks, TV sales are expected to plummet, Chase rethinks hiking ATM fees, Honda recalls more cars, and doctors are tracking hip and knee replacements to prevent recalls of their own.
May 03, 2011 - Graduation Day is almost here, and you're ready to conquer the world. But be careful: Rather than finding you work, that first resume may end up working against you.
May 03, 2011 - In today's news: Osama's death doesn't pay off in the stock market but it might in reward money, American households are making a comeback, GM might have to issue a recall for SUVs, and manufacturing activity grew - along with the cost of raw materials.
May 02, 2011 - In today's news: gas prices are pushing up other prices, Obama wants Big Oil to pay bigger taxes, electric cars will cause a shock to the power grid, Verizon warns its customers about privacy concerns, and the government might be wasting money on the Internet.
Apr 30, 2011 - Here are some interesting and amusing developments from the past week that aren’t exactly news, but might make you smile.
Apr 29, 2011 - What's good about Mother's Day is that gifts costing the least can often mean the most. How to make mom happy by using your imagination instead of your money.
Apr 29, 2011 - In today's news: ExxonMobil cleans up, Bank of America hikes late fees, home sales defy the experts and creep up, the Texas drought worsens, and Wal-Mart is reloading on gun sales.
Apr 28, 2011 - In today's news: Big Oil rakes in big profits, unemployment drops in big cities, Starbucks is now bigger than ever, electric cars are also safe cars, and space vacations may not be far off.
Apr 27, 2011 - In today's news: Sony suffers huge hack, the stock market rebounds in a big way, lots of homes are for sale but not a lot for rent, Toyota issues a Tundra recall, Southwest gets permission to buy AirTran, and Facebook expands into shopping.
Apr 26, 2011 - In today's news: Economists aren't happy with the economy, new homes sales hit bottom and start a modest climb, banks get sued over their ATMS, wild Wi-Fi crime stories, and Obama's health care reform is safe - for now.
Apr 26, 2011 - What's love got to do with it? Getting hitched can save you serious cash. Let us count the ways...
Apr 25, 2011 - In today's news: Most Americans want the rich to pay more taxes, many of them are avoiding the stock market, GM is once again on top of the world, the FAA has eye-opening ideas for fatigued air-traffic controllers, and gold keeps glittering.