While local and state government agencies are curbing services, furloughing employees and laying off workers due to shrinking budgets, a 4 On Your Side Investigation found at the same time, taxpayers are shelling out millions of dollars to retiring workers for unused sick days.
A Colorado business expert says he’s surprised Verizon Wireless is moving forward next month with a plan to charge $2 for every payment subscribers make online or by telephone with their credit cards.
A Greenwood Village company, backed by millions of federal dollars, is now filing for bankruptcy.
Personal bankruptcy filings are down in Colorado for the first half of 2011, compared with this time last year. But in the last couple of years, personal bankruptcy filings have hit record highs.
Gas prices are down in the Denver metro area between three and four cents from a week ago. That’s the good news. The bad news is it’s a double-edged sword. Gas prices are down, but so is the economy.