Posts Tagged Personal finance

Review: Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phones

NEW YORK (AP) — What I find fascinating about Amazon’s Fire phone isn’t the gizmos such as the 3-D imagery or the camera scanner that helps you get more information about products.

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Review: Amazon unlimited e-book service is limited

This screen shot taken from an Kindle Fire HDX shows "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien, an audiobook available through Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription service. The service will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant's latest effort to attract more users. (AP Photo)

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s new “unlimited” e-book service lets you read 600,000 books. That sounds like more than you’ll ever read, but I found myself struggling to find the books I wanted.

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Mutual fund trends: Bonds still in demand

NEW YORK (AP) — Experts say bonds are less attractive than stocks. Whatever.

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Review: Tech goodies to bring along on trips

This product image provided by Mophie shows the Mophie Space Pack for the iPhone. The Space Pack doubles battery life and gives you an additional 16 or 32 gigabytes of storage. It also serves as a phone case, albeit a heavy and bulky one because it needs to fit a battery and memory. (AP Photo/Mophie)

DENVER (AP) — Your swimsuit and your sunscreen are in the luggage, and your boarding passes are all printed out.

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5 money saving tips for exchanging currency

NEW YORK (AP) — Headed overseas for summer vacation? It’s easy to get hit with extra fees and expensive exchange rates when switching currencies.

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