Capital One's acquisition of Discover for $35.3 billion will have a major impact on consumer and financial services once the deal is finalized. Here's what you need to know.
Capital One Financial is buying Discover Financial Services for $35 billion, in a deal that would bring together two of the nation’s biggest lenders and credit card issuers.
The cost to ship a standard 40-foot container from China to northern Europe has jumped from $1,500 to $4,000, according to the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in Germany.
A research firm predicts that the global bread market will gain $118.37 billion in value by 2027.
A McKinsey & Company study released in 2020 found women are set to control much of the unprecedented $30 trillion in assets held by baby boomers by the end of the decade.
US home prices rise again in November as inventory shortage persists
Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc. is planning to cut 12,000 jobs worldwide and explore the sale of its Coyote truck brokerage business in response to soft demand and higher union labor costs in 2023.
Real GDP increased at an annual rate of 3.3% for the October-through-December period after rising 4.9% in the third quarter of 2023, according to the BEA's advance estimate released Thursday.
A new Harvard analysis reveals soaring housing costs put a financial strain on millions of renters, with prices spiking during the pandemic.
With home prices and interest rates falling, the housing market is becoming slightly more affordable this year.
Citigroup announced a net loss of $1.8 billion in the fourth quarter.
For weary parents rolling up their sleeves for diaper duty, a bill in Kentucky would deliver tax relief when purchasing a necessity that adds up to a big expense.
Analysts said growing oil production in the U.S., as well as greater inventories, could lead to prices falling by at least 15 cents through the year.
The U.S. government’s total debt was fast approaching $34 trillion as of Friday afternoon, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. Treasury.
Just a fraction of homes for sale in 2023 were affordable for the typical American
Economist argues less spending equals a 'milder’ recession.
The cost of goods — such as used cars, furniture and appliances — has fallen for six straight months.
Redfin says its the biggest annual price drop in rents since 2020.
The Federal Reserve kept its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday for a third straight time.
Still need to send out your holiday cards? It will cost you more this year.