Daily Freeman : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman en http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/technology/google-docs-vs-microsoft-office-faceoff Google Docs vs Microsoft Office: The Faceoff http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/google-docs-vs-microsoft-office-the-faceoff/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The question is blunt: why buy something when you can get the equivalent for free? Therein is the heart of the… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:59:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/career/wage-theft-runs-rampant Wage Theft Runs Rampant http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/wage-theft-runs-rampant/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — There's a growing number of lawsuits filed for unpaid work and overtime since fast food workers put the problem in the… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:12:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/lifestyle/travel/cellphones-and-your-vacation-unplug-or-not Cellphones and Your Vacation: To Unplug or Not? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/cellphones-and-your-vacation-unplug-or-not/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Travel booking site Hotels.com wanted to know exactly how addicted we are to our mobile devices so it surveyed travelers on… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:43:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/lifestyle/travel/hotel-business-center-computers-may-be-compromised-government-warning Hotel Business Center Computers May Be Compromised: Government Warning http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/hotel-business-center-computers-may-be-compromised-government-warning/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Use hotel business center computers at your own risk, and know the risks may be huge. That's the kernel of a… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:13:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/career/who-defines-diversity-workplace Who Defines Diversity In the Workplace? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/who-defines-diversity-the-workplace/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Last month, Twitter shared a breakdown of its diversity data, admitting it had a lot of work to do. Like its… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:36:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/autos/parents-driving-behavior-not-better-teens Parents' Driving Behavior Is Not Better Than Teens' http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/parents-driving-behavior-not-better-teens/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — While parents are preaching to their children to avoid texting while driving and other onerous mistakes, they are guilty of committing… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:39:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/counterfeit-toys-are-consumer-rip-150-and-health-hazard-children Counterfeit Toys Are a Consumer Rip-Off -- And Health Hazard to Children http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/counterfeit-toys-are-consumer-rip-and-health-hazard-children/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The value of counterfeit goods entering the U.S. nearly equals the dollar value of illegal drug trade. In 2012, the U.S.… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:07:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/career/work/life-balance/stay-home-parenting-can-cost-you Stay-At-Home Parenting Can Cost You http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/stay-home-parenting-can-cost-you/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Being a stay-at-home parents has its advantages. You won't miss your child's first words, steps or learning experiences on a playground,… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:00:00 EDT urn:article:12862107 Stay-At-Home Parent? Good for You, but Watch Financial Consequences http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/stay-at-home-parent-good-for-you-but-watch-financial-consequences/12862107 NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Being a stay-at-home parents has its advantages. You won't miss your child's first words, steps or learning experiences on a… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:00:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/real-estate/students-could-still-struggle-debt-despite-loan-servicer-incentives Students Could Still Struggle With Debt Despite Loan Servicer Incentives http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/students-could-still-struggle-debt-despite-loan-servicer-incentives/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Just before the Labor Day weekend, the Department of Education (ED) revealed features of it contracts with Federal student loan servicers… Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:32:00 EDT