Democrats are looking to be in pole position in Washington after key runoff Senate races in Georgia are tilting away from Republicans, with results already rippling through financial markets. See full story.
U.S. private sector sheds jobs for first time since April, ADP data show
The private sector lost 123,000 jobs in December, the first decline since April, according to ADP data released Wednesday. See full story.
Furious TurboTax and H&R Block customers demand their $600 stimulus — IRS says some checks were sent to inactive bank accounts
The U.S. dollar is falling for the ‘right’ reasons — and that’s good news for stocks
So far, the dollar’s decline has been for reasons that are good news for stock-market bulls around the world. See full story.
Warnock projected winner, while Ossoff clings to slim lead in second Georgia race
Raphael Warnock won one of two Senate runoffs in Georgia early Wednesday, according to the Associated Press, bringing Democrats a seat closer to a Senate majority. See full story.
Tax Guy has more advice on how to slim down your tax bill. See full story.