Fuel prices are a problem for business and consumers – Why costs are so high

Fuel prices are a problem for business and consumers – Why costs are so high

The sign displays gas prices at a gas station on May 10, 2022 in San Mateo County, California. Liu Guanguan | China News Service | Getty Images The surge in gasoline prices is impossible to miss and at the top of consumers’ minds as billboards announce that gas now costs $ 4, or $ 5, … Read more

More Subprime Borrowers Are Missing Loan Payments

More Subprime Borrowers Are Missing Loan Payments

Consumers with low credit scores are falling behind on payments for car loans, personal loans and credit cards, a sign that the healthiest consumer lending environment on record in the US is coming to an end. The share of subprime credit cards and personal loans that are at least 60 days late is rising faster … Read more

NeuroMetrix Reports That Quell® Wearable Neuromodulation Device Has Received FDA De Novo Authorization as First Non-Pharmacological Treatment for Fibromyalgia

NeuroMetrix Reports That Quell® Wearable Neuromodulation Device Has Received FDA De Novo Authorization as First Non-Pharmacological Treatment for Fibromyalgia

NeuroMetrix, Inc. WOBURN, Mass., May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – NeuroMetrix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NURO) Today announced the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) De Novo authorization to market the Quell neuromodulation device as an aid for reducing the symptoms of fibromyalgia in adults with high pain sensitivity. The Company received FDA Breakthrough Designation for the … Read more

38 Smart Questions to Ask in a Job Interview

38 Smart Questions to Ask in a Job Interview

The opportunity to ask questions at the end of a job interview is one you don’t want to waste. It’s both a chance to continue to prove yourself and to find out whether a position is the right fit for you. In this piece, the author lists sample questions recommended by two career experts and … Read more

FDA head: Baby formula factory could reopen by next week

FDA head: Baby formula factory could reopen by next week

WASHINGTON (AP) – The head of the Food and Drug Administration told lawmakers Thursday that a shuttered baby formula factory could be up and running as soon as next week, though he sidestepped questions about whether his agency should have intervened earlier at the plant at the center of the national shortage. FDA Commissioner Dr. … Read more

Elon Musk says they don’t plan to donate to GOP super PACs in upcoming elections

Elon Musk says they don’t plan to donate to GOP super PACs in upcoming elections

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has no current plans to fund a Republican super PAC in the upcoming US elections, including any that oppose President Joe Biden in the 2024 presidential race. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO, who is listed by Forbes as the wealthiest person in the world, told CNBC in an email … Read more

Elon Musk says they don’t plan to donate to GOP super PACs in upcoming elections

Elon Musk says they don’t plan to donate to GOP super PACs in upcoming elections

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has no current plans to fund a Republican super PAC in the upcoming US elections, including any that oppose President Joe Biden in the 2024 presidential race. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO, who is listed by Forbes as the wealthiest person in the world, told CNBC in an email … Read more

Premarket stocks: Retailers just sounded an alarm on inflation. It’s worth heeding

Premarket stocks: Retailers just sounded an alarm on inflation.  It’s worth heeding

What’s happening: Inflation is already causing consumers to pull back spending on some items as they look to cut expenses, a shift that will have major consequences for the next phase of America’s recovery from the pandemic, the country’s top chains revealed. Target reported a 52% drop in profit for its most recent quarter, stunning … Read more

Dollar General and Dollar Tree Earnings Are the Next Big Test for Retailers

Dollar General and Dollar Tree Earnings Are the Next Big Test for Retailers

Text size Dollar General and Dollar Tree report earnings next Thursday. Justin Sullivan / Getty Images Dollar General and Dollar Tree report earnings next week, but the stocks got crushed well in advance of their releases. That’s because investors are pricing in bad news that’s almost certain to come — and may create a buying … Read more