Daily Local News : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news en urn:article:12857882 Tim Hortons Coffee Can't Perk Up Burger King http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/tim-hortons-coffee-cant-perk-up-burger-king/12857882 PORTLAND, Ore. (TheStreet) -- Burger King bought Tim Hortons for a lot of reasons, but the one that affects consumers most is likely the… Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:00:00 EDT urn:article:12859419 Why the American Worker Is Miserable This Labor Day http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/why-the-american-worker-is-miserable-this-labor-day/12859419 PORTLAND, Ore. (TheStreet) -- If you're a member of the workforce fortunate enough to get three days off this Labor Day weekend, congratulations: You're less… Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:00:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/family/family-health/marijuana-entrepreneurs-plagued-mystery-bullies Marijuana Entrepreneurs Plagued by Mystery Bullies http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/marijuana-entrepreneurs-plagued-mystery-bullies/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The marijuana penny stock Terra Tech is preparing a lawsuit against Anson Funds in Toronto for allegedly making libelous statements about… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:34:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/family/family-health/medical-cannabis-reform Medical Cannabis Reform Inches Forward in Illinois http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/medical-cannabis-reform-inches-forward-illinois/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Illinois Democratic Governor Pat Quinn signed a new bill last month adding seizure conditions to the list of qualifying conditions in… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:01:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/retirement/senior-retirees-drain-assets-chasing-lottery-winnings Senior Retirees Drain Assets Chasing 'Lottery Winnings' http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/senior-retirees-drain-assets-chasing-lottery-winnings/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Scott Sargent, a financial advisor in Newport Beach, Calif., received a typical request from a client: a withdrawal from his brokerage… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:18:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/moneyinvesting/credit/debt/were-all-handling-our-credit-cards-better We're All Handling Our Credit Cards Better http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/were-all-handling-our-credit-cards-better/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The average credit card debt among U.S. households is $15,480, according to the Federal Reserve. That's deceptive, though, because it is… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:00:00 EDT urn:article:12860521 Consumer Credit Card Delinquency Rates Down Across the Board http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/consumer-credit-card-delinquency-rates-down-across-the-board/12860521 NEW YORK (TheStreet) — The average credit card debt among U.S. households is $15,480, according to the Federal Reserve. That's deceptive, though, because it is… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:00:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/moneyinvesting/education-planning/corinthian-colleges-selling-assets-while-searching-buyer-s Corinthian Colleges Selling Assets While Searching for Buyer: Stayin' Alive http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/corinthian-colleges-selling-assets-while-searching-buyer-stayin-alive/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — In what appears to be an effort to keep Corinthian Colleges in business until a buyer can be found, Corinthian creditor… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:46:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/smart-spending/labor-day-shopping-best-and-worst-deals-weekend Labor Day Shopping: Best And Worst Deals This Weekend http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/labor-day-shopping-best-and-worst-deals-weekend/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — When the grilling is done, let the shopping begin. Americans will do their share of burning hot dogs, riding roller coasters… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:45:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/real-estate/single-consumers-crave-homeownership Single Consumers Crave Homeownership http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/single-consumers-crave-homeownership/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — A new survey sheds light on how single consumers view the great appeal in homeownership. According to Century 21, 45% of… Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:29:00 EDT