The Middletown Press : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press en http://www.mainstreet.com/article/the-ethics-of-investing-in-pot--can-it-be-a-moral-investment The Ethics of Investing In Pot - Can It Be A Moral Investment? http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/the-ethics-investing-pot-can-it-be-moral-investment/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) - As more established investors flock to the cannabis vertical including Peter Thiel of Paypal fame, the conversation about investing in cannabis… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:29:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/will-uber-give-me-a-ride-during-the-blizzard-of-2015-yes-but-that-could-change Will Uber Give me a Ride During the Blizzard of 2015? Yes, But That Could Change http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/will-uber-give-me-ride-during-the-blizzard-2015-yes-could-change/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) - The massive blizzard that has slammed the East Coast from New Jersey to Boston Monday and Tuesday will cause more than… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:53:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/heres-what-to-do-with-your-tax-refund-after-you-decide-to-be-responsible Here’s What to Do With Your Tax Refund After You Decide to Be Responsible http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/here’s-what-do-your-tax-refund-after-you-decide-be-responsible/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Americans love their tax refunds. In 2014, we got about $305.7 billion in tax refunds, or about $2,792 per individual tax… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:26:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/credit-card-balance-transfer-offers-become-more-generous Credit Card Balance Transfer Offers Become More Generous http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/credit-card-balance-transfer-offers-become-more-generous/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The typical credit card balance transfer offers are now more generous, but consumers need to act swiftly to take advantage of… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:00:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/5-of-the-most-lucrative-degrees-to-consider-if-youre-about-to-declare-a-major 5 of the Most Lucrative Degrees to Consider if You’re About to Declare a Major http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/5-the-most-lucrative-degrees-consider-if-you’re-about-declare-major/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — There’s no denying that a college degree is expensive, but ultimately, you’re in control of just how lucrative that degree is… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:13:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/pivotal-living-life-tracker-a-fitness-wearable-for-the-really-frugal Pivotal Living Life Tracker: A Fitness Wearable for the Really Frugal http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/pivotal-living-life-tracker-fitness-wearable-the-really-frugal/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Want a fitness wearable - and, really, we all do in 2015 because suddenly this has become a hot consumer tech… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/how-to-plan-an-awesome-kids-birthday-party-on-a-budget-10-tips-for-cost-conscious-parents How to Plan an Awesome Kid’s Birthday Party on a Budget: 10 Tips for Cost-Conscious Parents http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/how-plan-awesome-kid’s-birthday-party-budget-10-tips-cost-conscious-parents/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — We all want to throw an unforgettable birthday party for our kids, but even when money is tight, you might be… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:48:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/how-part-time-pot-shop-workers-create-compliance-concerns-in-denver How Part-Time Pot Shop Workers Create Compliance Concerns in Denver http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/how-part-time-pot-shop-workers-create-compliance-concerns-denver/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — More than 90% of theft in the cannabis industry is internal, according to Adherence Colorado, a new firm that conducts third… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:20:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/why-younger-millennials-are-confident-in-their-ability-to-find-a-job-in-the-next-six-months Why Younger Millennials Are Confident in Their Ability to Find a Job in the Next Six Months http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/why-younger-millennials-are-confident-their-ability-find-job-the-next-six-months/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Drew Schmidt, 26, has worked in the IT department of a small private company in Indiana for 18 months. … Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:01:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/forget-panic-over-savings-think-about-shaping-retirement-into-a-smile Forget Panic Over Savings, Think About Shaping Retirement Into a 'Smile' http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/forget-panic-over-savings-think-about-shaping-retirement-smile/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Way too many Americans are struggling with retirement savings. A study from Wells Fargo says 34% of middle-class Americans are not… Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:00:00 EST