As kids, we’re taught that you never know unless you try, but this Tennessee woman took things to the extreme and tried super hard to win the Powerball, even though the whole thing’s based on luck and she had a better chance of being killed by a rogue vending machine than winning. With nothing but […]

  Remember to turn your clocks back Sunday, Nov. 2. Set your clocks back by one hour before going to bed Saturday night. Daylight saving time officially ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday. So, when the clock strikes 2 a.m. it’s really 1 a.m. State Fire Marshal Larry Flowers is reminding Ohioans to make a […]


In today’s “Money Mondays” segment, Mellody Hobson discusses IPOs. This morning we are talking initial public offerings? We are, Tom! We have seen an incredible…

  TAMPA, Fla. – Cooling temperatures across Northeast Ohio are a sure reminder that the Fall has arrived. And with the Fall comes the time to “fall back.” Daylight Saving Time is quickly coming to an end for 2013, bringing with it shorter days. Since 2007, Daylight Saving Time, or DST for short, begins on […]

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH (WOIO) – Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald announced today the launch of a college savings program that will create a savings account for every child entering kindergarten starting in fall 2013. The program, which will initially serve nearly 15,000 public, private, charter and parochial school students in the county that includes Cleveland, […]

Raising a child can cost more than a well-meaning parent can ever imagine. Add in the expense of hobbies and sports, and you may end up with a much larger bill than you bargained for. These six sports are popular among kids, but cost much more than many of their athletic counterparts. Ice Hockey  The equipment costs […]


We all want to cut our expenses in half or reduce them as much as possible. While you may have monthly costs for your cell…


We are all looking for ways to save money these days. In an economy that is challenging all of us to rethink the way we…

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) threw cold water on the prospect of passing President Obama’s jobs bill during a speech on Thursday, casting doubt over the viability of longterm debt talks as well. Addressing the Economic Club of Washington, Boehner called Obama’s plan to create jobs, which includes a mix of tax incentives […]

How many times a month do you eat out? Before you step in another one of your favorite restaurant check out these tips to keep more of your money in your pocket.

      Saving and investing wisely is not an easy achievement. How much do you need to save for retirement? Where should you put your money? There are thousands of financial advisors who offer differing opinions on these matters. But if there is one utterly clear maxim of saving for retirement it’s this: contribute […]

Put Savings (and Yourself) First With a Budget Personal savings have reached record lows, yet saving is essential to ensure a comfortable future. Learn how to track monthly expenses with a budget and potentially free up cash for saving. Topics Put Savings (and Yourself) First With a Budget Getting Started Less Spending = More Savings […]