The best part of paying your taxes is probably getting your refund check.
According to a recently released poll, 2012 is shaping up to be the year of “do-it-yourself” among American consumers.
The Michigan Retail Index showed sales in November pushed the Index up for the fifth straight month — to its highest point of the year.
While the economy has been slow and some say there could be a new recession, that’s not stopping some people from indulging in some little luxuries.
Governor wants budget complete by end of May. Lawmakers say the plans are a work in progress and are likely to change.
You’re paying about $1.10 more a gallon at the gas pump than you were a year ago. Will you spend less on Easter as a result?
With the statewide average near $4 a gallon for gasoline, concern is rising in tourism and retail on how the higher costs will affect their industries this summer.
The Commerce Department says consumer spending rose seven-tenths of a percent last month.
Democrats controlling the Senate have abandoned a 1,924-page catchall spending measure that’s laced with home-state pet projects known as earmarks and that would have provided another $158 billion for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Shoppers crowded stores on Black Friday but spent just a little more than last year on the traditional start of the holiday shopping season, according to data released Saturday by a research firm.