Daily Local News : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news en urn:article:13581539 Is PayPal Becoming Visa's Best Frenemy? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/is-paypal-becoming-visas-best-frenemy/13581539 Friend or foe? To Visa CEO Charles Scharf, electronic payments firm PayPal  is an enemy. In this growing digital marketplace, estimated to be at… Wed, 25 May 2016 05:45:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/yes-you-can-put-down-less-than-20-to-buy-a-home Yes, You Can Put Down Less Than 20% to Buy a Home http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/yes-you-can-put-down-less-20-buy-home/1 There's a myth that you can only buy a home if you have a 20% downpayment at your disposal. But according to the National Association… Tue, 24 May 2016 16:51:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/will-the-rising-cost-of-living-threaten-your-retirement Will the Rising Cost of Living Threaten Your Retirement? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/will-the-rising-cost-living-threaten-your-retirement/1 While most Americans already have enough difficulty saving for retirement, there may be another obstacle not all have planned for — the rising cost of… Tue, 24 May 2016 16:48:00 EDT urn:article:13583736 1 in 5 Car Title Loan Borrowers End Up Losing Their Vehicle http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/1-in-5-car-title-loan-borrowers-end-up-losing-their-vehicle/13583736 Car title loans have earned both the attention and the ire of the U.S. government, as the Consumer Financial Protection Board rolls out a new… Tue, 24 May 2016 15:40:00 EDT urn:article:13583424 University of Phoenix Says It Will Drop Arb Clauses in Enrollment Contracts http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/university-of-phoenix-says-it-will-drop-arb-clauses-in-enrollment-contracts/13583424 The University of Phoenix last week announced that it was going to drop arbitration clauses from the enrollment contracts it signs with students. Arbitration clauses--or… Tue, 24 May 2016 12:39:00 EDT urn:article:13581118 How to Put Down Less Than 20% to Buy a Home And Avoid PMI http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/how-to-put-down-less-than-20-to-buy-a-home-and-avoid-pmi/13581118 There's a myth that you can only buy a home if you have a 20% downpayment at your disposal. But according to the National Association… Tue, 24 May 2016 11:29:00 EDT urn:article:13580462 It's Time for Your Finra Hearing. Do You Know Who Your Arbitrator Is? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/its-time-for-your-finra-hearing-do-you-know-who-your-arbitrator-is/13580462 Who gets to judge?  The question is critical whenever a tribunal is given wide latitude to make decisions affecting life, liberty or property. But in… Tue, 24 May 2016 10:01:00 EDT urn:article:13582922 Why an Early Start to Saving Is Essential for a Healthy Retirement http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/why-an-early-start-to-saving-is-essential-for-a-healthy-retirement/13582922 The odds are stacked against Millennials to save effectively in advance of their retirement. For starters, 20- and 30-somethings, also known as Generation Y, tend to… Tue, 24 May 2016 09:50:00 EDT urn:article:13581277 10 Best Gifts for Dads and Grads http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/10-best-gifts-for-dads-and-grads/13581277 Ditch the cheesy tie or random gift card this Father's Day or graduation season--your gift should deliver that sense of speechless amazement this June in… Tue, 24 May 2016 09:40:00 EDT urn:article:13582700 Is Your Retirement at Risk Due to the Rising Cost of Living? http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/is-your-retirement-at-risk-due-to-the-rising-cost-of-living/13582700 While most Americans already have enough difficulty saving for retirement, there may be another obstacle not all have planned for — the rising cost of… Tue, 24 May 2016 09:06:00 EDT