More Than One In Three Have No Retirement Savings

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Undated) -- More than a third of Americans have no money saved for retirement. A new survey conducted for Bankrate.com also shows that 14 percent of those 65 and older have no retirement savings. On the plus side, the survey found most people have seen improvement in their job security, net worth and overall financial…

Homebuilder Confidence Increases To Seven-Month High

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Undated) -- Homebuilder confidence is at a seven-month high. The National Association of Home Builders says builders are seeing a noticeable increase in the number of serious buyers entering the market. Historically low mortgage rates and an improving employment landscape are fueling the upswing in confidence.

Orange Juice Sales Hit Record Low

Posted On August 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Americans just aren't drinking OJ like they used to. The "Wall Street Journal" reports U.S. sales of orange juice have fallen to an all-time low. The report cites data from the Florida Department of Citrus that shows Americans bought close to 35-million gallons of orange juice in the four weeks ending August 2nd.…

Report: Honda Accord Is The Most Desired Car For Thieves

Posted On August 18, 2014

(Des Plaines, IL) -- The Honda Accord is topping the list for the most cars reported stolen in 2013. The National Insurance Crime Bureau released their annual "Hot Wheels" report today identifying the 10 most stolen cars in the U.S. According to the theft data submitted by law enforcement, more than 50-thousand Accords have been…

Stocks Begin The Week With Gains

Posted On August 18, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Stocks are starting the trading week with gains. Eased tensions over Ukraine and news of mergers boosted investor confidence. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 176 points higher to 16-839. The Nasdaq is up 43 points to 45-08. The S&P 500 rose 17 points to 19-72.