• Giant ships in West Coast ports' future - 02/28/2015 06:35 PM PST
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    Retirement Planner: Go with the flow when it comes to stock market

    With American stocks reaching an historic high water mark last week, the feeling I now have reminds me of the days when I was the parent of teenage children. 
    How businesses get you to spend more  
     
    Lisa Poole
    The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores said Wednesday that it will boost pay for its U.S. workers to at least $9 per hour.  
     
    Steven Senne/AP photo
    Target has sliced its minimum online purchase to qualify for free shipping in half to $25 as the Internet becomes a bigger and bigger sales hub for retailers.