Our finance section focus special emphasis on personal finance, business, and local, regional and national economic news.
Nuestra sección de finanzas enfoca énfasis especial en finanzas personales, negocios, y noticias regionales y nacionales sobre economía.

November, 2018

  • 28 November


    By: Karyn Polewaczyk There’s a difference between being frugal and being … cheap. Make sure you’re not cheating yourself out of a better life. I’ve always considered myself frugal. I was raised by frugal parents who reminded us to throw on extra sweatshirts, turn off unnecessary lamps, and not be …

October, 2018

  • 10 October


    By: Rachel Cautero / Financial Advisor You won’t solve your money problems overnight, but if you start today with a plan to improve your finances, you’ll be on the right path quickly. You won’t improve your finances in one day. But you can take steps today, this week, this month …

August, 2018

  • 25 August

    5 Million College Students Think Excellent Credit Is Worth More Than a Degree

    -Editorial Amid rising tuition costs, skyrocketing student loan debt, and debates over both higher education’s value proposition and the role of schools in teaching young people about personal finance, a survey from the personal-finance website WalletHub provides some insight into what students are thinking. Perhaps most notably, 1 in 4 college students …

  • 3 August

    Looking After Savings in this Back to School Season

    By: Ellie Burgueño Back to School season is a time when activities multiply, as the responsibility of taking children from home to school and backward, as well as taking them to their extra-curricular activities, for that it is difficult to avoid stress, particularly when it comes to the initial expense …

November, 2017

  • 2 November


    File this one under, Things Financial Services Companies Don’t Want You to Know. Credit card debt. The three dirtiest words in our society. (Well, depending on what you’re into.) Most of us have it, or have had it, at some point in our lives. In fact, more than 38 percent of …

October, 2017

  • 21 October

    7 Ways to Save Money During the Holidays

    By: Sage Singleton You may think it’s the most wonderful time of the year, what about your wallet? The leaves are changing colors, temperatures are cooling, and fall is in the air. And although Christmas carols aren’t on the radio yet, the holidays are just around the corner. You may be …

  • 9 October

    Should You Prioritize Earning More or Saving More?

    By: Nancy Mann Jackson It’s not so black and white. Is it more important to grow your savings or increase your income? The answer, it seems, depends on who you ask. Generally, women are more focused on growing their savings while men are more focused on increasing their income, a recent LendingTree …

September, 2017

  • 16 September

    Fiscal balance strongly strengthens Mexican economy at six-year term closing in 2018

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (PhD) The SHCP seeks a fiscal balance at the end of the six-year term with the Economic Package 2018. The federal government proposed an Economic Package for 2018 aligned with its promise to return to a fiscal balance, by containing spending, increased revenue, reducing public …

July, 2017

  • 27 July

    A Few Economic Indicators To Watch The Rest Of 2017

    According to the Washington Post, economic growth was slow in the United States during the first quarter of 2017, moving along at only 0.7 percent. The number is a big drop off from the 2.1 percent growth experienced by the nation in the final quarter of 2016 and a long …

  • 18 July

    Millennials: Plan For Retirement Now Or Pay The Price Later

    By: David Rosell  Millennials are a stressed out generation. A study by the American Psychological Association reported that the group of Americans in their early 20s to late 30s came in at a 5.4 stress level on a scale of 1-10, higher than the American average of 4.9. Among the …