Daily Local News : Your Money http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news en https://www.mainstreet.com/article/80-of-workers-would-prefer-a-vacation-to-a-raise 80% of Workers Would Prefer a Vacation to a Raise http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/80-workers-would-prefer-vacation-raise/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Bosses, keep your pay raises. These days it looks like the American worker has other priorities. For years in jobs circles… Fri, 09 Oct 2015 12:42:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/boosting-retirement-income-how-to-generate-funds-in-your-golden-years Boosting Retirement Income: How to Generate Funds in Your Golden Years http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/boosting-retirement-income-how-generate-funds-your-golden-years/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- For Americans looking to add some much-needed income to their retirement savings once they leave the workforce, boundaries - geographical and… Fri, 09 Oct 2015 12:39:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/harp-for-homeowners-the-expiring-program-that-can-refinance-underwater-loans HARP For Homeowners: The Expiring Program That Can Refinance Underwater Loans http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/harp-homeowners-the-expiring-program-can-refinance-underwater-loans/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Of the hangovers from 2008, one of the least discussed is the Great Recession's long-term effect on the housing market. After… Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:47:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/home-equity-loans-vs-home-equity-line-of-credit-is-either-for-you Home Equity Loan vs. Home Equity Line Of Credit: Is Either For You? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/home-equity-loan-vs-home-equity-line-credit-either-you/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) – A whole lot of U.S. homeowners are seeing their home equity recover from the housing crisis, but does that mean a… Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:45:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/socially-responsible-retirement-investing Socially Responsible Retirement Investing http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/socially-responsible-retirement-investing/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- The stock market has been bruised and battered in recent months, but that's not stopping U.S. retirees from steering their portfolios… Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:24:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/you-probably-are-measuring-portfolio-performance-all-wrong You Probably Are Measuring Portfolio Performance All Wrong http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/you-probably-are-measuring-portfolio-performance-all-wrong/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Measuring your retirement portfolio’s performance by looking only at percentage returns is like evaluating a quarterback prospect by looking only at… Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:20:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/americans-feel-insecure-about-their-social-security-knowledge Americans Feel Insecure About Their Social Security Knowledge http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/americans-feel-insecure-about-their-social-security-knowledge/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — When it comes to people’s Social Security benefits and how they’re determined, most feel completely in the dark. In fact, only… Tue, 06 Oct 2015 16:13:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/mortgage-headache-the-process-will-require-a-houseful-of-patience Mortgage Headache: The Process Will Require A Houseful Of Patience http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/mortgage-headache-the-process-will-require-houseful-patience/1 NEW YORK (Maintreet) – So you're hoping to sell a house or close on a new one by the end of this year: best of… Tue, 06 Oct 2015 16:11:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/inside-the-future-of-student-loans-as-education-secretary-arne-duncan-steps-down Inside the Future of Student Loans as Education Secretary Arne Duncan Steps Down http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/inside-the-future-student-loans-education-secretary-arne-duncan-steps-down/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The resignation of Education Secretary Arne Duncan, which was announced on Friday afternoon, was unexpected but perhaps overdue. One of the… Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:38:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/10-luxury-cars-with-impressive-fuel-economy 10 Luxury Cars With Impressive Fuel Economy http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/10-luxury-cars-impressive-fuel-economy/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) – Luxury and efficiency once existed on polar opposite ends of the automotive spectrum. Now, their fates are as entwined as the… Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:35:00 EDT