How to spot a great 401(k) when job hunting

How to spot a great 401(k) when job hunting

Any 401(k) can help you save for retirement. A great 401(k) allows you to save a whole lot more. The difference between a mediocre plan and a great one could translate into tens of thousands of dollars more in future retirement money. Plus, a 401(k)’s quality can show how serious a company is about attracting … Read more

Nobel Prize in economics goes to a former Fed chair and two other U.S.-based economists

Nobel Prize in economics goes to a former Fed chair and two other U.S.-based economists

Ben Bernanke, former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaking during the American Economic Association and Allied Social Science Association Annual Meeting in Atlanta on Jan. 4, 2019.  Elijah Nouvelage / Bloomberg via Getty Images Stockholm — This year’s Nobel Prize in economic sciences has been awarded to the former chair of the U.S. Federal … Read more

Pulling back the veil of secrecy surrounding McKinsey

Pulling back the veil of secrecy surrounding McKinsey

Pulling back the veil of secrecy surrounding McKinsey – CBS News Watch CBS News In their new book, “When McKinsey Comes to Town,” New York Times investigative reporters Walt Bogdanich and Michael Forsythe dig inside McKinsey & Company, the consulting firm that has worked with corporate and government clients around the world (from entertainment firms … Read more

Pulling back the veil of secrecy surrounding McKinsey

Pulling back the veil of secrecy surrounding McKinsey

At top universities like Harvard, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, there’s a fall tradition playing out behind the scenes: students are back, and so are company recruiters looking to hire the best and the brightest. These prize students, say New York Times investigative reporters Walt Bogdanich and Michael Forsythe, want a place to work as prestigious as … Read more

Rivian recalls about 13,000 vehicles

Rivian recalls about 13,000 vehicles

Rivian Automotive said Friday it is recalling almost all the vehicles it has delivered to customers in order to tighten a loose fastener that could affect drivers’ ability to steer. The Electric truck and SUV maker, which was founded in 2009, said it is recalling about 13,000 vehicles because a fastener connecting the vehicles’ front … Read more

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Water is California’s most precious commodity these days, as the state endures a drought that scientists are calling the worst in 1,200 years.  State officials say more than 1,200 wells have run dry this year, a nearly 50% increase over the same period last year. California’s water crisis is most severe in the San Joaquin … Read more

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5%

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5%

Unemployment rate falls to 50-year low of 3.5% – CBS News Watch CBS News Employers added a solid 263,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5%. The strong jobs numbers were bad news for investors who fear the Federal Reserve will continue to raise interest rates. Be the first to know Get … Read more

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation

Holiday shoppers hunt for deals amid record inflation – CBS News Watch CBS News Forget about Black Friday. Holiday shoppers are already hunting for the best deals, with many saying inflation will impact their purchases. Carter Evans reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not … Read more