Troy Record : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record en http://www.mainstreet.com/article/family/family-health/obamacare-not-doomed Obamacare Is Not Doomed http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/obamacare-not-doomed/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The zombie lawsuits over Obamacare have returned, and they'll be with us for at least one more Supreme Court decision. This… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:49:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/lifestyle/millennials-are-driving-pet-industrys-expansion-yet-criticized-experts Millennials Are Driving Pet Industry's Expansion Yet Criticized by Experts http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/millennials-are-driving-pet-industrys-expansion-yet-criticized-experts/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Millennials are usually seen as a demographic that is irrational, debt-saddled, underemployed and financially irresponsible. That inevitably means low disposable income.… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:18:00 EDT urn:article:12783631 Don't Celebrate Mortgage When You Don't Know What You're Doing http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/dont-celebrate-mortgage-when-you-dont-know-what-youre-doing/12783631 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- You can't blame a first-time homebuyer for being giddy about landing that mortgage turning them from a renter to an owner.… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:00:00 EDT urn:article:12783579 With 3-Plus Years to Full Housing Recovery, What If You Want to Sell Now? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/with-3-plus-years-to-full-housing-recovery-what-if-you-want-to-sell-now/12783579 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Yes, home prices have rebounded nicely from the depths of the recession, but in many major markets it could take three… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:00:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/career/most-people-who-ask-raise-get-one Most People Who Ask for a Raise Get One http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/most-people-who-ask-raise-get-one/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Are you getting paid what you're worth? Most Americans (65%) don't think so, but there is a magic number that many… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:11:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/retirement/401k/why-you-cant-borrow-your-401k-and-only-way-you-should Why You Can't Borrow From Your 401(k) ... and the Only Way You Should http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/why-you-cant-borrow-your-401k-and-the-only-way-you-should-0/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Anyone with a home or rental payment and a mountain of bills on top of that can relate to the temptations… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:00:00 EDT urn:article:12782540 Here's the Only Way You Should Borrow From Your 401(k) http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/heres-the-only-way-you-should-borrow-from-your-401k/12782540 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Anyone with a home or rental payment and a mountain of bills on top of that can relate to the temptations… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:00:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/lifestyle/travel/season-pass-amusement-parks-worth-it Is That Season Pass to Amusement Parks Worth It? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/season-pass-amusement-parks-worth-it/1 PORTLAND, Ore. (MainStreet) — With little more than a month left until Labor Day, the debate about buying a park pass should have ended by… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:30:00 EDT http://www.mainstreet.com/article/lifestyle/travel/it-safe-fly-malaysian-airlines Is It Safe to Fly Malaysian Airlines? http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/it-safe-fly-malaysian-airlines/1 NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Since March, Malaysia's flag carrier has lost two Boeing 777s with all souls on board. Five months before Ukrainian rebels shot… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:17:00 EDT urn:article:12782535 5 Best Credit Cards for Gas Rewards http://business-news.thestreet.com/troy-record/story/5-best-credit-cards-for-gas-rewards/12782535 BOSTON (TheStreet) -- The average U.S. household spends some $3,000 a year on gasoline, but you can save roughly the equivalent of one month's fuel… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:15:00 EDT