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A University of Pittsburgh sophomore’s broken ankle has exposed a new twist in the ongoing Highmark-UPMC contract dispute.
As a percentage increase, rent locally is rising faster than established high-rent cities such as New York and San Francisco.
The new figure was the latest increase by UPMC since employees began reporting instances of identity theft about two months ago.
Analysts, though, said more delinquencies could include a positive sign for the economy.
The $90 million settlement covers customers who had PNC accounts accessible by a debit card between Jan. 1, 2004, and Aug. 15, 2010.
The closing bell rings at midnight for filing 2013 tax returns. The penalty for filing late is normally 5% of the unpaid taxes each month.
Prepaid cards are no longer just for people who don’t have bank accounts. Fees have declined, and many prepaid cards offer more features.
A “rescue” could cost you thousands of dollars.
So, how should you handle unpaid collection accounts? Pay them off.
The nation’s biggest banks are doing a better job of clearly disclosing key terms and fees on checking accounts, found a study by Pew.
The chain is taking aim at the sales growth that organic food has been enjoying, but says it can offer such products at a lower price.
Their health was a strong indication that many savers have seen their investment accounts bounce back from the financial crisis of 2008.
The IRS has a lot of responsibility for issues related to the Affordable Care Act.
Here’s a scary thought: Your microwave can suddenly turn itself on and set the house on fire.
Hospital patients in New York state gain legal protection against unexpected bills from doctors who won't accept their insurance.
Are unregulated areas like bitcoins worthy investments, and how safe are more traditional investments such as mutual funds?
Veterans are among those who can receive free tax preparation through a United Way-sponsored program.
Pennsylvania’s Public Utility Commission unveiled a new set of regulations aimed at electricity suppliers that sell variable rates.
The latest and greatest shopping sites and apps from the team at ShopSmart.
The recent Consumer Fair at the City-County Building highlighted ever-changing frauds that can cause big trouble.
Data breaches at stores revive interest in security freezes, but there are some unwanted side effects for consumers.
What it does, what it costs, and where to start.
Gar Alperovitz was promoting the idea of rebuilding communities through cooperatives, employee-owned companies and other economic models
Here’s the lowdown on four banking alternatives worth considering.
Filial responsibility, taking care of Fido and others.
Dynamics are improving for municipal bonds, beaten down so badly last year that they posted their worst returns in nearly two decades.
PNC Bank is in the process of canceling all of its credit cards used at the discount retailer during the cyber break-in.
There are subtle, often unrecognized, things people do that may damage their credit scores and spook would-be creditors.