CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

cash

Richard Fisher, President and CEO of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Federal Reserve Bank Prez Blames Congress For Lagging Economy

On Tuesday night in Dallas, the President and CEO of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, Richard Fisher, made a speech that’s making national headlines, about who he blames for the still sluggish economy.

CBS 11–02/12/2014

A screenshot of the Craigslist web page. (credit: AP Graphics)

3 Nabbed For Using Counterfeit Cash On Craigslist

Three people were arrested and more suspects are sought in a Central Texas scam involving items on Craigslist purchased with counterfeit cash.

01/22/2014

(credit: KTVT)

Health Clinic Accepting Bitcoin For Payment

No cash? No credit cards? No problem. At a North Texas medical clinic, you can now pay your bill using ones and zeroes. It’s the first clinic in Texas to accept Bitcoins.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

(credit: WEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Republicans Lose 3 Major Donors In 2013

The deaths this year of three major Texas Republican donors, including a billionaire who died over the weekend, could signal a generational change for party kingmakers in the nation’s largest GOP stronghold.

12/30/2013

Police are parked outside a Plano townhouse after a resident shoots a man he says broke in and charged toward him. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Plano Illegal Gambling Bust Is Good News & Big $$ For City

It was a bust 12 years in the making. Authorities in Plano have taken down a major illegal gambling operation worth billions of dollars. That’s good news for the city in more ways than one.

CBSDFW.COM–08/15/2013

(credit: TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Move Toward Becoming A Cashless Society

It seems Texans, like most citizens around the world, are moving toward becoming a cashless society.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2013

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $550 Million

The record Powerball jackpot keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount. In Texas alone early $7 million worth of Powerball tickets were sold before 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

11/28/2012

A person fans out $20 bills. (credit: Getty Images/Jay Directo/AFP)

Economists Say Cash Is Losing Its Currency

There was a time when we needed cash everywhere we went, from filling stations to pay phones. But money isn’t just physical anymore.

03/26/2012

Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)

Senator Calls Hearing To Examine Bounties In NFL

Sen. Durbin calls the Saints’ bounties a “disturbing practice.” He plans to ask representatives of the NFL, Major League Baseball, NBA, NHL and NCAA to testify at the hearing.

03/22/2012

A photo of a counterfeit twenty dollar bill. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Fake Cash Costing North Texas Storeowners

For many of us it seems like money just passes through our hands. But, have you ever stopped to actually study those Jacksons, Grants or Ben Franklins?

08/01/2011

Letters May Have Been Sent Directly to Grandsons

Apparently Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson asked for a thousand dollar scholarship from the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation be sent directly to her grandsons and great-nephews, and not to their colleges.

09/07/2010

More Than $500,000 Found In Tire At El Paso Border

Federal agents in El Paso have found more than a half million dollars hidden in the spare tire of a truck headed into Mexico.

08/19/2010

more