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Billions have been won but billions also have been lost on houses, cars, investments and, of course, family and friends after winning the lottery.
In a surprise about-face for the health care industry, GlaxoSmithKline says it will end payments to doctors and other health care professionals who promote its prescription medicines to patients and others.
Holiday shoppers are in more of a spending mood than they were two years ago, but yet another report shows they aren’t exactly rushing to do a lot of gift buying.
Georgians know how to rack up credit card debt, according to a new report from the TransUnion credit reporting agency, which says consumers in the state rank No. 3 in the nation in using up their available credit.
Glassdoor’s sixth annual 50 Best Places to Work is out, and while Chick-fil-A (No. 43) is the only Atlanta-based company making the top 50, many of the companies listed have operations in the metro area or in other parts of the state.
The difficult challenge of finding qualified information technology employees to fill open or anticipated positions in Atlanta isn’t keeping the vast majority of companies from looking, according to a new hiring report from the Robert Half Technology employment service.
George “I guarantee it” Zimmer, a founder of The Men’s Wearhouse who was summarily terminated by executives he said he’d hired, feels confident the men’s clothing chain will be combined with competitor Jos. A. Bank Clothiers at some point
Research by Atlanta-based First Data Corp. may provide a hint to what you may be getting for the holiday.
About 2 million accounts at popular social sites and websites, including Facebook, Google, Yahoo, Twitter, LinkedIn, have been breached since Oct. 21, according to a Chicago-based cyber security firm.
Should an airline be allowed to kick you out of its frequent-flier program because you complain too much?
Comcast is reminding metro Atlanta customers that they could face additional charges for data usage if they exceed 300 gigabytes under what it is calling a trial period that began Dec. 1.
Delta Air Lines now has the distinction of having one of the world’s longest nonstop flights, from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to Johannesburg, South Africa.
A little over a week ago, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers dropped its $2.3 billion offer to acquire Men’s Wearhouse after getting a prolonged cold shoulder. Now comes word that Men’s Wearhouse is offering to acquire its main rival for about $1.5 billion.
According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, mortgage-related issues still account for the lion’s share (48%) of consumer complaints filed to the agency, followed by complaints about consumer credit (21%), but debt collection may not be far behind.
Fewer metro Atlanta homeowners owed more on their homes in the third quarter than the properties were worth, an indication that more are benefiting from rising values, according to a new report by the real estate site Zillow.com.
Walmart is defending a food drive for employees at a store in Canton, Ohio, despite critics’ assertions that the effort is just more proof that the world’s largest retailer doesn’t pay its employees a living wage.
Days before Microsoft’s Xbox One hits store shelves, Sony says it sold more than 1 million of its PlayStation 4 video game consoles during their first 24 hours on the market.
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers is dropping its $2.3 billion offer to acquire Men’s Wearhouse after getting a prolonged cold shoulder.
Google’s Android operating system expanded its dominance in the third quarter, with shipments of devices running on the software up 51 percent, according to researchers at International Data Corp.
AT&T and Verizon are putting corporate responsibility ahead of profits to help their customers reach family and friends affected by the typhoon devastation in the Philippines.