Why Conservatives Win When Expectations Rise

By Diana Furchtgott-Roth,The Fiscal TimesApril 1, 2015
Conservatism offers a winning agenda to people who want to be upwardly mobile—that is, almost everyone. In...

Battle to Fix America’s Roads: White House Fires Latest Shot

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
In a move fueled mostly by hope, the Obama administration formally submitted a bill on Monday to reauthorize a...
Russia's Putin defiant on Syria, says Romney "mistaken"

How Putin’s Cyber Trolls Spread Propaganda

By Natasha Bertrand,Business InsiderMarch 31, 2015
Employees at Russia's Internet Research center work for 12 hours a day in 3-person "teams" spreading Kremlin...

5 Tips for Lowering Your 2015 Taxes

By Sterling Raskie,AdviceIQMarch 31, 2015
With 2014 well over and the spring of 2015 looming, you may find yourself gathering all of last year’s tax...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) holds a meeting with Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (R) over Iran's nuclear program in Lausanne March 17, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder

How Iranian Nuclear Talks Will Affect Oil Prices

By Nick Cunningham,Oilprice.comMarch 31, 2015
The fate of global oil prices will be determined in Lausanne, Switzerland this week. An unlikely location for oil...
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA upon her departure in a military C-17 plane from Malta bound for Tripoli, Libya, in this October 18, 2011, file photo.
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Voters Question Clinton’s Honesty and Trustworthiness in New Poll

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
A new survey of three key battleground states offers some troubling news for former Secretary of State Hillary...
Iran's national flags are seen on a square in Tehran

Americans Support Nuclear Deal with Iran, but Don’t Think It Would Work

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
The majority of Americans support negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran to restrict the country from building...

3 Dumb Tax Mistakes to Make Sure You Avoid

By Liz Weston,ReutersMarch 31, 2015
The most common tax mistakes are pretty dumb ones, like forgetting to sign the return, garbling a bank account...
A school bus used for transporting New York City public school students is seen driving down 135th avenue in the Queens borough of New York January 15, 2013. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

School Busing: A New Controversy

By Jenni Bergal,StatelineMarch 31, 2015
MaKayla Marie Strahle was only 11 when she stepped off a school bus, started to cross the road and was struck and...
		<p>The highest paid of Hannon’s seasonal jobs, preparers don’t actually need an accounting degree, though it’s helpful, she says. But you must have your own tax preparer identification number, pass a competency exam, and take continuing education course

Retirement Winners: What They Did That You Should Do

By Tom Anderson,CNBCMarch 31, 2015
Saving for retirement can be a slog, yet some people have a better time of it than others. Planning ahead helps a...

Tax Scammers Want Your Child’s Social Security Number

By Marine Cole,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
The child tax credit scam is a lot more prevalent than you think. Here’s what you need to know.

Corruption in Commerce Dept? Lawmakers Want Him Out

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
Lawmakers will ask President Obama to fire the Commerce Department’s inspector general in the face of allegations...

Chuck Schumer: 15 Things You Didn’t Know

By Maureen Mackey,The Fiscal TimesMarch 31, 2015
When Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid surprised Washington last week with the announcement he would retire from...