Bill Would Have Commerce Dept. Do More To Return Unclaimed Funds Lawmakers are trying something new to return thousands of dollars to Minnesotans who may not know their money is missing.
Anoka Woman Who Doesn't Believe In Money Gets 2 Years For Tax EvasionA 56-year-old Anoka, Minnesota, woman who told the IRS "there is no such thing as money" was sentenced Tuesday to two years in federal prison by a judge who held a less existential view of U.S. currency and other monetary instruments.
Dayton Drew Big Inaugural Checks After ElectionAfter easily securing a second term as Minnesota governor, Democrat Mark Dayton landed sizable checks toward his early-January inauguration, including some from corporations whose leaders favored the GOP nominee in the race.
US Expects To Pay Farmers $191 Million For Birds Lost To FluThe U.S. government expects to spend $191 million to pay chicken and turkey farmers for birds lost to avian flu, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday as he called for Congress to consider a disaster program for poultry producers similar to that for other livestock farmers.
Minnesota Home Care Workers Getting A Pay HikeTens of thousands of home care workers in the state are getting a raise on Wednesday.
U.S. Treasury Says New $10 Bill Will Feature A WomanAlexander Hamilton, who has been featured on the $10 bill since 1929, is making way for a woman. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is to officially announce Thursday that a redesign of the $10 will feature the first woman on the nation's paper money in more than a century.
Survey: Millennials Get More Financial Help Than Previous Generations A recent survey stated that millennials are getting more financial help from their parents than their parents did when they were that age. The USA TODAY/Bank of America survey shows 36 percent of millennials get help from their parents.
Tax Professional Gail Rosen's Advise On How To Fully Prepare For Tax SeasonTax professional Gail Rosen, CPA, shares her secrets for making tax season as painless as possible.
Should We Tell Our Kids How Much We Make?How honest do we need to be with our kids when it comes to our money? It's a question debated by Minnesota families every day.
Target Reports 4Q Loss On Canada PulloutTarget Corp. reported a loss in its fourth quarter, dragged down by costs to end its money-losing foray in Canada. But the discount retailer recorded strong sales as shoppers bought more clothing and other items over the holiday period.
Financial Dieting Can Help You Plan For RetirementWhen you think dieting, do you think finances? If you want to lose weight you need to change your habits. The same can be said when it comes to saving for retirement. The stricter your financial diet is now; the better off you'll be 20 or 30 years from now.
4 Things To Know About Ways To Save On CableSometimes your checkbook probably wonders if there's really ever a "good" deal when it comes to your cable, internet or phone bill. Whether you like to bundle your cable, internet, and phone or buy them separately, getting the best deal can be a challenge.