Category: Business News

Is $100,000 middle class in America?

There’s a prolonged pause when I ask Lyft driver Gaby Osegueda if her family is middle class. Her smile fades as she thinks about it for a while. “Yeah, I think so. I don’t even...

After Equifax: What Entrepreneurs Need to Do

Cyberattacks and fraud that stem from them are only expected to increase, so now is high time for entrepreneurs to take action. The recent Equifax data breach that leaked information on 143 million American consumers could...

Why Sears ended partnership with Whirlpool

Shoppers will no longer be able to buy Whirlpool, KitchenAid or Maytag appliances at Sears, following a pricing dispute that has ended a 101-year relationship between the department store chain and the country’s largest appliance...

McDonald’s Successor to Dollar Menu

McDonald’s Corp. is preparing to up the ante in the fast-food price wars. The world’s largest restaurant chain, facing heavy competition in the U.S., will launch a new value-priced menu nationally next year. The...