Personal Finance

Personal Finance

Restaurant markups explained

You can always make a dish at home for less than you pay at a restaurant - that's a given. A restaurant has to factor in overhead costs when they price out a menu to remain solvent, but certain items provide restaurants with more opportunity to overprice than others.

Business

West Virginia gas, sales tax bills advancing

West Virginia's Senate has voted to raise the state's gas tax by 4.5 cents a gallon while the House began advancing a 1 percent cut in the state sales tax while eliminating exemptions for legal, accounting and telecommunication services.

Videos

Elizabeth Warren to Wells Fargo CEO: 'You should resign'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren called on Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf to step down during a Senate Banking Committee hearing for his role in the bank's unauthorized accounts scandal.
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Elizabeth Warren to Wells Fargo CEO: 'You should resign' 1:27

Elizabeth Warren to Wells Fargo CEO: 'You should resign'

How does the Fed rate hike affect student loans? 2:13

How does the Fed rate hike affect student loans?

Democrat Rep. Jackson refutes Republican claim that Gov. Cooper backed out of HB2 compromise deal 14:03

Democrat Rep. Jackson refutes Republican claim that Gov. Cooper backed out of HB2 compromise deal

Republicans Berger and Moore say they agreed to Gov. Cooper's proposal to replace HB2; then Cooper denied making the proposal. 12:17

Republicans Berger and Moore say they agreed to Gov. Cooper's proposal to replace HB2; then Cooper denied making the proposal.