Insurance

Audit: 'Obamacare' Tax Not Meeting Revenue Target

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Aug 20
An "Obamacare" tax on medical devices is falling short of its revenue target because thousands of companies aren't paying it, according to a government audit.

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Real Estate

Jean Green Dorsey walks outside the building on New York City's Upper West Side where she has lived since 1972.

To Have or Have Not: NYC Affordable Housing Hits a Speed Bump

By Jennifer Peltz | Aug 19
One new Manhattan skyscraper will greet residents of pricey condos with a lobby in front, while renters of affordable apartments that got the developer government incentives must use a separate side entrance - a so-called poor door.

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Retirement

 Susan McNamara returns a book to the public library in Quincy, Mass.

Not So Golden: Wealth Gap Lasting into Retirement

By Michael Hill | Aug 8
William Kistler views retirement like someone tied to the tracks and watching a train coming. It's a looming threat, but there's little he can do. He has saved little in a 401(k) over the past decade, spending most of his working life self-employed.

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Saving

USDA: Cost to Raise Child Up Slightly to $245,340

Aug 20
A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she reaches the age of 18, with families living in the Northeast taking on a greater burden, according to a new report.

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