Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is gearing up to take two months parental leave after the birth of his daughter. Now the company is offering new fathers at Facebook's global offices the chance to take twice as much.
The nation's top airlines have posted record profits thanks to low fuel costs. But passengers aren't seeing too much in the way of savings for themselves. The nation's four top airlines have saved a combined $11.1 billion in fuel costs in the first nine months of 2015, according to their financial reports. Fuel is the largest expense for airlines, so lower prices shaved their costs by 36% compared to last year.
My wife and I are nearing retirement and have substantial assets in our retirement accounts. But we don't have traditional company pensions, so we're thinking of buying an annuity that will provide guaranteed income. Is that a good move and, if so, what percentage of our retirement savings should we invest in an annuity? --Ken, New Jersey