The Senate passed legislation Tuesday to protect credit card holders from sudden interest rate spikes, but consumer groups and card issuers warned that people are still likely to face obstacles in getting and maintaining credit.
U.S. stock investors on Monday fixated on housing to gauge economic growth going forward, with earnings from a home-improvement chain helping boost sentiment along with improving spirits among homebuilders.
President Barack Obama's new fuel and emission standards for cars and trucks will save billions of barrels of oil but are expected to cost consumers an extra $1,300 per vehicle by the time the plan is complete in 2016.
For the first time, the nonprofit based in Haverford, Pa., is posting to its new Facebook page information on this year's Yoga Unites event, which takes place Sunday. It also is tweeting on Twitter as @YU4LBBC and uploading video to YouTube.