Tuesday’s session ended in the green zone. Stocks such as Cisco, Caterpillar and Chevron posted gains. Brands climbed in the wake of Alcoa’s earnings release.
The interest rate on federal subsidized Stafford Loans increased from 3.4% to 6.8% for loans taken out after July 1, 2013. Read more in this Financial Tip.
Most homeowners insurance policies cover damage from severe weather, but depending on where you live, it may be excluded. Learn more in this Insurance Tip.