Finance

New houses under construction in Frisco. (credit: Brian Harkin/Getty Images)

Residents Worry City’s Growing Pains May Disrupt Quality Of Life

The rapid growth of Collin County has been an exciting thing to watch, but as the population grows, so do some of the problems that are exactly why people left more crowded areas to live in Collin County.

12/15/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 18: Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The much-anticipated device is available for pre-order today and is available exclusively with AT&T service.

Amazon To Hire 2,500 People In North Texas

Amazon has announced it is hiring for 80,000 seasonal associates for this holiday season, and 2,500 of those positions are in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.

10/24/2014

A sign marks the entrance to Kimberly-Clark's corporate headquarters. (credit: AP Photo)

Kimberly-Clark To Cut Up To 1,300 Jobs

Kimberly-Clark plans to eliminate up to 1,300 jobs as part of restructuring efforts aimed at reducing costs and making its business more efficient.

10/21/2014

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Carrying Cash Considered PassĂ©

A recent study by the Federal Reserve found the higher a person’s income, the less likely they are to use cash. And when people do, it’s usually for something less than $10 such as food.

09/10/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 29: A S'mores flavored blizzard is seen at a Dairy Queen, the first to open in Manhattan, on May 29, 2014 in New York City. There are more than 6,300 Dairy Queens in the U.S. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Texas Dairy Queens Affected By Potential Data Breach

That Dairy Queen Strawberry Cheesecake Blizzard you ordered last year may end up costing more than what you paid for it.

08/27/2014

City of Fort Worth

Official Pay Raise Around The Corner For Fort Worth Employees

The Fort Worth City Council will vote Tuesday on a proposal to make a four percent average pay hike official for city employees.

08/11/2014

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The Commemorative Air Force Relocates To Oak Cliff

Dallas’ Executive Airport has landed a major new tenant — The Commemorative Air Force.

04/29/2014

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Allegations Of Impropriety Inside Dallas IRS Office

The Dallas office of the Internal Revenue Service has come under federal scrutiny, but not because of anything to do with taxpayers’ money.

04/10/2014

Money Roll

5 Tax-Deductible Items You May Have Missed

Who doesn’t want to save a little (or a lot of) extra money at tax time? Claiming all the deductions for which you are eligible can significantly reduce your tax bill.

03/03/2014

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Tax Tips For Retirees

With careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.

03/03/2014

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Powerball, Mega Millions Give State Budgets A Lift

The scores of losing players in last week’s $425 million Powerball jackpot did more than take an extremely long shot at getting rich.

02/24/2014

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Vince Young Asks Dismissal Of Bankruptcy Petition

Former NFL and University of Texas quarterback Vince Young is asking for dismissal of his Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition.

01/31/2014

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