Finance

Dec 16, 2008
More than half (58%) of U.S. consumers are “very concerned” about rising...
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Dec 16, 2008
With money concerns looming, more than two-thirds (69%) of Americans are...
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Dec 16, 2008
When asked which retailer has the best holiday TV commercial, consumers...
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Dec 16, 2008
Tuesday Morning Corp. has entered into a new five-year $150 million senior...
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Dec 15, 2008
Facing what CEO Brad Anderson called the "most challenging consumer...
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Dec 15, 2008
Family Dollar chief executive Howard Levine earned nearly $2.85 million in...
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Dec 15, 2008
Hedge fund Plainview Capital LLC said late Monday that Charlotte Russe...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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