| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:27 PM
From hot-chocolate stands to dog walking to helping people with computers, kids can start their own businesses — and learn about the value of money along the way.
On a chilly day last November, 5-year-old Sylvia Fordham caught the business bug....
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:38 AM
A new public opinion poll from Harris Interactive finds that the American public is getting increasingly distrustful of vacation cruises, following the recent series of fires, power failures, overflowing toilets and other mishaps.
Many of the most...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
If you suspect you’re not getting enough sleep, you’re probably right: A new survey says 83% of Americans don’t get a good night’s sleep on a consistent basis.
Why not? Stress and anxiety were cited as the top reason by 48% of...
| May 25, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Most of us will put up with a cramped middle seat on a short flight. But on trips more than three hours long, we are ready to crack open our wallets and pay for a window or aisle seat.
That is one of the findings of a recent Harris Interactive poll of...
| Jan 30, 2013
The big question for some of us on Super Bowl Sunday isn't who will win or which pricey TV commercial scores big with viewers. We want to know what there is to eat — and there better not be any fumbles.
Here are three food strategies to help you...
| Apr 8, 2013
Hiring is expected to remain on a steady course over the next three months, according to CareerBuilder’s latest job forecast. Twenty-six percent of employers plan to increase full-time, permanent headcount in Q2, on par with the previous two...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:51 PM
If it seems the cruise industry has had a rough year, it has. And plenty of people agree.
In a poll released by Harris Interactive last month, more than half of the 2,230 U.S. adults surveyed — 53 percent — said they were less likely to take...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Johnny Depp is America's favorite movie star, according to a new poll. This is the second year in a row Johnny Depp, who appeared in three movies in 2011, has landed at the top of the list....
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Consumer interest is growing in safety features such as backup cameras, blind spot warning systems and pedestrian alerts, according to a survey released Wednesday by Harris Interactive. It stands in contrast to fewer people caring about safety versus...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
U.S. auto sales will increase but stay below 16 million annual deliveries ??? a target hit from 1999 through 2007 ??? through 2015, according to a new report from AlixPartners LLC. Why? Blame factors like lingering unemployment, which has been......
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
With federal regulators proposing new guidelines to curb driver distraction from dashboard displays and in-vehicle entertainment systems, Ford is developing its "Do Not Disturb" feature to someday intervene on its own. The automaker announced today that...