Jun 11, 2014 9:09am

Another Big Data Breach? PF Chang’s May Be Hit

Morning Money Memo… If you ate a meal recently at P.F. Chang’s and paid for it with a credit or debit card, your personal data might be compromised. The nationwide chain says it’s not able to confirm a breach, but has been in communication with… Read More »

Jun 6, 2014 8:57am

Hiring Pace Remains Strong in May Jobs Report

Morning Money Memo… The jobs market appears to be getting stronger and the US economy may be revving up. Employers hired at a healthy pace in May for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes of accelerating growth after a grim start for the year. The… Read More »

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Jun 5, 2014 5:14pm

GM Fires 15 Workers as CEO Calls Report Into Recall ‘Brutally Tough’

Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, unveiled today the results of an internal investigation into the carmaker’s handling of ignition switch problems, calling the report “brutally tough” and “deeply troubling.” “I hate sharing this with you,” said Barra, who in January became the first woman… Read More »

Jun 5, 2014 9:02am

Will Sprint, T-Mobile $32B Merger Raise Mobile Prices?

Morning Money Memo…. Sprint and T-Mobile are close to dialing up a merger, according to reports this morning. A deal between America’s third- and fourth-largest mobile operators would be the latest example of consolidation in the telecommunications industry. A $32 billion merger may be announced… Read More »

May 30, 2014 8:07am

YouTube Rates Your Internet Service Provider

Morning Money Memo… YouTube is the latest internet streaming service to push back against slow download speeds by cable companies and other providers of broadband. YouTube – owned by Google (GOOG) – is rating speeds and download service in different cities across the country, releasing… Read More »

May 29, 2014 8:21am

Dish Network (DISH) to Accept Bitcoin Payments

Morning Money Memo… Dish Network says it will become the largest company so far to accept payment in bitcoin. The satellite TV provider says it will begin accepting the digital coins through payment processor Coinbase by September. Coinbase will instantly convert the bitcoins into cash,… Read More »

May 28, 2014 2:38pm

7 Things You Need to Know About Square’s Jack Dorsey

The mobile payment company Square is famed for disrupting the credit industry by helping small businesses accept payments through their phones. Now the San Francisco-based company is at it again. This time, taking on the banks. ABC News’ chief business and economics correspondent Rebecca Jarvis,… Read More »

May 28, 2014 8:14am

Nissan and Chrysler Lead Auto Sales Surge

Morning Money Memo… Consumer confidence is coming back and this month is expected to be the strongest May for auto sales since the recession began in 2007. According to Kelley Blue Book, Nissan and Chrysler are leading the sales surge with growth of more 12… Read More »

May 23, 2014 9:23am

Airline Hiring Taking Off as Travel Zooms

Morning Money Memo… It’s getaway day for millions of Americans with the start of the Memorial Day weekend. The travel industry is set to enjoy its best summer since 2007, just before the recession hit. The airline industry is slowly adding jobs after shedding workers… Read More »

May 20, 2014 9:04am

Chipotle Takes Guns Off Its Menu

Morning Money Memo… Chipotle is asking customers not to bring guns into its stores. The Denver-based company has traditionally complied with local laws. But the re-think came after Chipotle says gun rights advocates recently brought military-style assault rifles into one of its restaurants. “The display… Read More »