House Republican completely shuts down Steve Bannon after being told they had ‘no choice’ in Trumpcare vote

A few days before the American Health Care Act, the Republican replacement bill for the Affordable Care Act, was pulled from the floor of the House of Representatives, House Republicans had a sharp rebuke for chief White House strategist Steve Bannon when he met with them at the White House, according to a report from…

7 things your Uber driver wants you know

Tatiana Pile, AOL.com Mar 10th 2017 10:30AM Uber may be dealing with a bit of controversy involving its CEO Travis Kalanick, but the ride-sharing company is still, undeniably, one of the most popular brands in its line of business. From its launch in 2009 to its present-day success, the tech company has risen through the…

Macy’s just signaled the end of department stores as we know them

Macy’s is morphing into a discount store. The department-store chain is testing self-service systems in its shoe departments and at its beauty counters, meaning customers would serve themselves instead of finding a salesperson to retrieve shoes or make eyeliner recommendations. This model copies highly successful off-price retailers like TJ Maxx and Nordstrom Rack. Customer service…

The average salary of a millennial

If you’re a millennial, it probably won’t shock you to learn that the average salary of a millennial today is an estimated 20% lower than the average salary that a baby boomer had at the same age (in real terms). What’s more, today’s millennials are deeper in debt than their parents were at their age.…

6 ways the new health care reform bill would affect your wallet

For better or for worse, Republicans are one step closer to overhauling the federal law best known as Obamacare. Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives’ Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce committees released a draft of their legislative recommendations late Monday. These are the main committees with jurisdiction over health care. Their…

Sears is laying off workers to stay in business

Sears is laying off Kmart workers in an apparent move to cut costs as the company struggles to stay afloat. The layoffs, executed last week, targeted full-time workers, including assistant managers and department heads — or “leads” as Kmart calls them — across the country. Full-time workers are salaried with benefits, which makes them more…

How to prepare your money for a Trump presidency

After a volatile election, President-elect Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States on Jan. 20. Consumers are divided over what this means for their finances — some are eager to bet big on American stocks, while others are considering hiding their cash under a mattress. To help you prepare…