The Middletown Press : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press en urn:article:13055140 15 Cheap Cities Where You Don't Need a High Salary to Buy a House http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/15-cheap-cities-where-you-dont-need-a-high-salary-to-buy-a-house/13055140 This story has been updated since it was published on Feb. 25, 2015, to include five more cities. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Are you… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:24:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/marijuana-edibles-companies-face-challenge-of-child-proofing-product Marijuana Edibles Companies Face Challenge of Child-Proofing Product http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/marijuana-edibles-companies-face-challenge-child-proofing-product/1 DENVER (MainStreet) — When new regulations for packaging edibles went into effect this month, infused-product manufacturer Dixie Elixirs pulled its signature sodas out of dispensaries.… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:23:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/six-tax-deductions-parents-cannot-afford-to-miss-out-on Six Tax Deductions Parents Cannot Afford to Miss Out On http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/six-tax-deductions-parents-cannot-afford-miss-out/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Mela Frankfort wishes the current tax code would expand to allow parents who are supporting their grown children while they are… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/tax-season-extension-gives-you-another-chance-at-obamacare Tax Season Extension Gives You Another Chance at Obamacare http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/tax-season-extension-gives-you-another-chance-obamacare/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — If you're one of the estimated 6 million Americans expected to be hit with a tax penalty for not signing up… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/college-for-all-report-goes-all-in-on-plans-to-provide-access-to-college "College for All" Report Goes All In On Plans to Provide Access to College http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/college-all-report-goes-all-plans-provide-access-college/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Income inequality will be a hot button issue as the 2016 election approaches. It could just as easily fade depending on… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:29:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/sure-investors-can-earn-big-on-their-yield-but-buybacks-have-problems Investors Turning to Dividend-Paying Stocks See Benefits of Buybacks, But Must Heed Caveats http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/investors-turning-dividend-paying-stocks-see-benefits-buybacks-must-heed-caveats/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — It keeps going and going and going — life with low interest rates, that is. And that's been awfully tough for… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:07:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/how-to-keep-your-estate-planning-a-tax-free-proposition How to Keep Your Estate Planning a Tax-Free Proposition http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/how-keep-your-estate-planning-tax-free-proposition/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) – While considering your estate planning for future generations, forget this year's tax levy and think of the one your beneficiaries will… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:30:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/5-good-cars-the-experts-warn-might-be-going-away-after-2015 5 Automobiles the Experts Warn Might Be Going Away After 2015 http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/5-automobiles-the-experts-warn-might-be-going-away-after-2015/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — If you dream of owning a Dodge Grand Caravan or jump for joy at the thought of buying a Jaguar XK,… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:15:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/dodd-franks-unintended-consequences--wall-street-reaps-benefits-of-dc-regulation Dodd-Frank's Unintended Consequences - Wall Street Reaps Benefits of D.C. Regulation http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/dodd-franks-unintended-consequences-wall-street-reaps-benefits-dc-regulation/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — A newly released Harvard study indicates that the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act has given Wall Street an… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:15:00 EST http://www.mainstreet.com/article/should-you-go-to-an-urgent-care-center-or-the-hospital-er-with-your-screaming-child Should You Go to an Urgent Care Center or the Hospital ER With Your Screaming Child? http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-middletown-press/story/should-you-go-urgent-care-center-or-the-hospital-er-your-screaming-child/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — When making that split-second decision on how to handle a child's serious injury or ailment, most parents err on the side… Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:00:00 EST