Attorney: AEG Trying To Smear Michael Jackson As Debt-Ridden, IrresponsibleAttorneys for Michael Jackson's family accused concert promoter AEG of trying to smear the singer as debt-ridden and irresponsible through testimony from an expert financial witness.
Financial Expert: Michael Jackson Was 'Tapped Out'For all of his fame and wealth, Michael Jackson was mired in debt and spending millions more than he was earning each year, a financial expert testified Monday.
Ex-Assemblyman, Probation Official Draws 1 Day In Jail In Fraud CaseA former California assemblyman and probation official who concocted an identity theft scheme to avoid paying his debts was sentenced Monday to a day in jail and a year of home confinement.
AEG Attacks Projection Of $1B Earnings For Jackson An expert who projected Michael Jackson could have earned more than $1 billion on his comeback concerts testified Tuesday that his analysis didn't include a breakdown of the singer's yearly earnings over his lifetime and projected a longer concert tour than the superstar had ever performed.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment SolutionSpeaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.
How To Make Sure Your Holiday Spending Doesn't Get Out Of HandThe holidays are a colorful time.
Opinion: With Economics Intertwined With Foreign Affairs Romney Will Win The Final Presidential DebateRomney’s ideas – if presented fresh and enthusiastically hopeful for America’s future – can be the final bump he needs to win this election.
Local Event Offers Free Financial Planning AdviceIf planning your financial future has got you worried, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Financial Planning Association has got just the event for you.
Father-Daughter Duo Offer Tips To Keeping Your Kids Out Of DebtProminent father and daughter money experts are teaming up to give timely advice on surviving this economy.
Lions Gate Nears $400M Deal For 'Twilight' Maker Lions Gate is close to buying Summit Entertainment, the maker of the teen hit "Twilight" series for about $400 million in cash and stock.
LA Congressman: US 'Missed Huge Opportunity' After Debt Supercommittee FailureRep. Xavier Becerra said the nation "missed a huge opportunity" to address its economic problems after a congressional panel failed to come up with a plan to tackle the U.S. deficit.
Bass: Efforts To Cut US Deficit Can't Come At Expense Of JobsRep. Karen Bass (D-Los Angeles) is one of the participants of the Congressional "super-committee" that was created to cut as much as $2 trillion from the nation's ballooning budget deficit.
Owe Debt To The Feds? Obama Wants Collectors To Call Your Cell PhoneIf you owe money to the federal government, the White House wants lawmakers to make sure you're reachable wherever you are.
Got Financial Swagger?Author Gabe Albarian shows you how to have "Financial Swagger" in his new book that teaches college and high school students how to avoid credit hassles, establish and keep good credit.