Finance

What's the Big Deal About Health Savings Accounts?

If you've been wondering why there's so much fuss lately about health savings accounts, you're not alone.

Flying Motorcycles May Hit The Skies By Next Year

CEO of Kitty Hawk says we could see flying motorcycles as early as next year. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the details!

After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for…

Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic Alternative for Germany

Former Obama officials launch legal group to…

Former Obama officials launch legal group to challenge Trump/DeVos on student loans, discrimination

UBS' Haefele Says Stay Overweight Global Equities

Sep.22 -- Mark Haefele, global chief investment officer at UBS, discusses the impact of geopolitical tensions on markets, the yen, and global equities. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."

The Latest: Group wants Congress to revisit…

A group that represents state officials who administer Medicaid programs is telling Senate Republicans to slow down and rethink their latest health care bill

U.K.'s Alexander Worries About Brexit Time Wasted

Sep.22 -- Heidi Alexander, U.K. Labour Party member of Parliament for Lewisham East, discusses the issues she sees with the U.K.'s Brexit negotiations. She speaks with Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."

The Latest: Warner eyes social-media political-ad…

The Latest: Warner eyes regulation of political ads on social media

World shares fall on North Korea concerns, China…

World stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new U.S. sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the fog over…

AP FACT CHECK: Who's right about GOP health care bill, Trump and Cassidy, or Kimmel the TV guy?

Sweden charges ex-telecom execs in Uzbek corruption scandal

Sweden's prosecution authority says three former executives with Swedish telecom company Telia have been charged with corruption involving contracts in Uzbekistan

When nearly everything's a winner, gold investors get antsy

In a world where nearly every investment is rising, so is gold

Nigeria's Kachikwu on Oil Output, OPEC Production…

Sep.22 -- Nigerian Oil Minister Emmanuel Kachikwu discusses Nigeria's oil output, participating in OPEC's production cap, the possibility of an oil production cut extension and the need for deeper cuts. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."

UK leader to try to break Brexit logjam in Italy…

British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to revive foundering Brexit negotiations, proposing a two-year transition period after the country formal departure in 2019 to ensure Britain's departure from the European Union goes smoothly

Canadian mining company not suspending…

A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month

Support Grows for Germany's AFD Ahead of Election

Sep.22 -- Daniel Gros, director at Centre for European Policy Studies, discusses the German election and the rise of the extreme parties. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."

After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new…

Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans

Rest easy: How not to lose sleep over buying a new mattress

Finding the mattress that's going to best fit customers' needs without overpaying requires that they know what they want, take the time to wade through a few options and be willing to haggle

Boeing's Keskar Says Southeast Asia Is Key Focus

Sep.21 -- Boeing Commercial Airplanes Senior Vice President Asia-Pacific and India Sales Dinesh Keskar discusses the demand for the company's aircraft. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."

Solar boom or bust? Companies seek tariffs on solar imports

Cheap solar panels imported from China and other countries have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where installations have surged 10-fold since 2011. But two US solar manufacturers say the flood of imports has led to bankruptcy and layoffs.

Thirty-year fixed mortgage rate rises to 3.83…

Long-term mortgage rates rise: 30-year fixed hits 3.83 percent, up from low for 2017

N. Korea Threatens Nuclear Test in Response to…

Sep.21 -- Reports out of Seoul say North Korea may respond to new U.S. sanctions by way of testing a nuclear weapon in the Pacific. Bloomberg's Peter Pae reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."

Americans Spend This Much Money On Baggage And…

Travel can be expensive, but a new report reveals just how much Americans are spending in airline baggage and change fees alone. TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the astronomical numbers!

Off to Mexico? Prepare to wait at busiest US…

The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico

Need a new appliance? Learn, compare - then ask…

To save money on a major appliance, do your homework, visit a store and ask for a deal. And don't buy an extra warranty without reading the fine print

Consolidation Is Underway in China's Economy

Sep.21 -- Consolidation is underway in almost half of China's economy and is accelerating, helping companies boost earnings, regain pricing power, and ease debt-servicing burdens. CCB International Chief Economist Cui Li weighs in on "Bloomberg Markets."