Business Desk

Phoenix says taxpayers could be the big losers if a bill at the state capitol becomes law.
February 19, 2018
proposition 206
Some Arizona lawmakers want to make it harder for workers to claim that their termination was a retaliatory act.
February 22, 2018
money on a table
A bill getting support from Republican lawmakers at the Arizona House will give an exclusive group of Arizona residents tens of thousands of dollars in tax breaks each.
February 22, 2018
Caregiver and patient
Caregiving can cause a lot of financial strain. According to AARP, caregivers spend roughly $7,000 a year on their loved one’s care. If that person has dementia, the out-of-pocket costs can be even higher.
February 22, 2018
Maricopa Community Colleges building
Hundreds of people packed Tuesday night’s meeting of the Maricopa Community Colleges Governing Board.
February 21, 2018
Entrepreneur on computer
Phoenix Startup Week kicked off on Monday. Across the Valley, technology experts and entrepreneurs are meeting and sharing ideas on all things tech.
February 20, 2018
shopping bags
It’s gotten easier and cheaper to buy clothes over the past several years, as "fast fashion" has become more prevalent.
February 19, 2018
Phoenix Startup Week
About 10,000 people are expected at Phoenix Startup Week, an event full of conferences, networking and workshops for entrepreneurs. Five of the visiting startups are from Mexico
February 19, 2018
Metrocenter sign
Phoenix hopes to cash in on a provision in the federal tax bill approved by Congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump two months ago. The city has identified nearly 50 areas as opportunity zones.
February 17, 2018
Navajo Generating Station
The Arizona Legislature is being asked to exempt coal used in a power plant on the Navajo Nation from the state's sales tax as a way to help make the plant more attractive for potential buyers.
February 15, 2018
Medical marijuana at Giving Tree
Bill banning child-like packaging on medical marijuana products has bi-partisan support.
February 15, 2018