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  • New!Market Wrap: Higher Corporate Profits Propel Stocks Upward

    Market Wrap: Higher Corporate Profits Propel Stocks Upward

    Filed under: Earnings, Market News, Global Economy, InvestingJustin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA Caterpillar construction vehicle. The company reported strong third quarter earnings of $1.1 billion, or $1.63 a share compared to $946 million, or $1.45 a sh…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 5:03pm -
  • New!If Everybody Hates Yelp, Why Is It Still Growing?

    If Everybody Hates Yelp, Why Is It Still Growing?

    Filed under: Company News, Technology, Earnings, Internet, Investingwww.yelp.comShares of Yelp (YELP) opened sharply lower on Thursday. The website that prides itself on user-submitted reviews of local establishments posted blowout quarterly resul…
    - 17 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 4:23pm -
  • New!BlackBerry's New Phone Is Square, Hip and Surprisingly Hot

    BlackBerry's New Phone Is Square, Hip and Surprisingly Hot

    Filed under: Company News, Technology, Market News, Electronics, InvestingSajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty ImagesBlackBerry executive Sunil Lalvani shows off the new Passport.A new smartphone was launched on the market to much fanfare recently. It promise…
    - 18 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:23pm -
  • New!Will Rising Profits Help GM Cruise Past Its Recall Fiasco?

    Will Rising Profits Help GM Cruise Past Its Recall Fiasco?

    Filed under: Company News, Earnings, General Motors, Automotive Industry, InvestingGeneral MotorsThe 2014 Chevrolet Silverado was a strong seller for GM, without the incentives that the model has needed in recent years.General Motors (GM) reported…
    - 19 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 2:13pm -
  • New!6 Hazards Every Student Loan Borrower Should Beware Of

    6 Hazards Every Student Loan Borrower Should Beware Of

    Filed under: Student Loans, Personal Finance, College, Financial Aid, Financial EducationGetty ImagesStudent loans help millions of Americans who would otherwise be unable to afford college to get an education. But after they leave school, ever gr…
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:17pm -
  • New!AT&T Quarterly Earnings: By the Numbers

    AT&T Quarterly Earnings: By the Numbers

    Filed under: AT&T, EarningsRichard Levine/AlamyAlthough AT&T's (T) revenue was up for the quarter that ended Sept. 30, 2014, it was up less than analysts expected, as subscribers opted to plug into the network with their own phones. Analysts have…
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:12pm -
  • New!How to Salvage Shrunken T-Shirts and More -- Savings Experiment

    How to Salvage Shrunken T-Shirts and More -- Savings Experiment

    Filed under: Savings Experiment, Did You KnowSometimes we waste money by assuming used or worn items should be tossed. However, there's a way to salvage your things without breaking the bank.If you shrunk your favorite shirt in the wash, don't pan…
    - 22 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:00pm -
  • New!Boeing Quarterly Earnings: By the Numbers

    Boeing Quarterly Earnings: By the Numbers

    Filed under: Earnings, ManufacturingLisa Werner/AlamyThe earnings trend for Boeing (BA), North America's largest jet manufacturer, continued its upward climb Thursday, beating analysts' estimates on earnings per share. Revenues grew by 7 percent a…
    - 22 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 11:21am -
  • New!One Simple Act Can Protect You From Credit Card Fraud

    One Simple Act Can Protect You From Credit Card Fraud

    Filed under: Identity Theft, Credit, Personal Finance, Credit CardsEric Audras/PhotoAltoBy Matt SchultzFourteen times a day.That's how often the average Facebook (FB) user with a smartphone checks the social network, according to a 2013 Int…
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 10:44am -
  • New!Mortgage Rates Continue Slide for Fifth Straight Week

    Mortgage Rates Continue Slide for Fifth Straight Week

    Filed under: Mortgages, Refinancing, Real Estate, Housing Market, Home BuyingKeith Srakocic/APWASHINGTON -- Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates continued to slide this week, raising prospects of a wave of consumers refinancing their loans. The 3…
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 10:29am -
  • New!Sears Closing 100 Stores, Laying Off Over 5,000 Workers

    Sears Closing 100 Stores, Laying Off Over 5,000 Workers

    Filed under: Company News, Retail, Layoffs, Consumer Issues, StoresAlamyBy Sruthi RamakrishnanStruggling retailer Sears Holdings (SHLD) will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas, according to a Seekin…
    - 24 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 9:34am -
  • Weekly Jobless Claims Rise; 4-Week Average Lowest Since 2000

    Weekly Jobless Claims Rise; 4-Week Average Lowest Since 2000

    Filed under: Personal Finance, Labor, Economic Indicators, Job Market, UnemploymentAlan Diaz/APBy Lucia MutikaniWASHINGTON -- The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but the underlying trend remained c…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:33am -
  • GM 3Q Profit Nearly Doubles, Led by North America

    GM 3Q Profit Nearly Doubles, Led by North America

    Filed under: Earnings, General Motors, Automotive Industry, Manufacturing, This Built AmericaPaul Sancya/APBy TOM KRISHERDETROIT -- Big profits from rising SUV and truck sales in North America helped General Motors nearly double its third-quarte…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:50am -
  • Yahoo CEO Defends Strategy in Face of Criticism

    Yahoo CEO Defends Strategy in Face of Criticism

    Filed under: Technology, Yahoo, Internet, CEOs, InvestingSimon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty Images Yahoo CEO Marissa MayerBy MICHAEL LIEDTKESAN FRANCISCO -- Signaling her reign has reached a pivotal juncture, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to c…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 6:28am -
  • Texting Scammers to Pay $10 Million to Settle FTC Suit

    Texting Scammers to Pay $10 Million to Settle FTC Suit

    Filed under: Consumer Ally, Consumer Protection, Junk Mail and Telemarketing, Ripoffs & Scamsmast3r/ShutterstockThree sets of companies accused of bombarding millions of consumers with texts that set them up for scams of all sorts -- including un…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • A Little Living Above My Means Taught Me a Lot of Lessons

    A Little Living Above My Means Taught Me a Lot of Lessons

    Filed under: Life Stage LessonsShutterstockEvery one of us has had "aha! moments." Epiphanies. Days when we reach a crossroads and realize that we have to make some changes. For the next two months, we're sharing moments like those in our Life Sta…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • Halloween Is Raking in Scary Profits for Theme Parks

    Halloween Is Raking in Scary Profits for Theme Parks

    Filed under: Company News, Market News, Industry News, Entertainment Industry, Investingwww.halloweenhorrornights.comThere was a time when this was the sleepy part of the calendar for amusement parks. With summer vacationers back in school, season…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • Toxic Chemicals Taint Many Halloween Costumes, Products

    Toxic Chemicals Taint Many Halloween Costumes, Products

    Filed under: Consumer Ally, Consumer Issues, Spendinghealthystuff.orgGetting ready for a night of trick or treating with the kids or grandkids? Better check that store-bought costume or bag, because it may be packed with toxic chemicals, according…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:02am -
  • Market Wrap: Energy Sector Declines Sap Stocks More Broadly

    Market Wrap: Energy Sector Declines Sap Stocks More Broadly

    Filed under: Energy, Earnings, Market Newsmodernschism/Getty ImagesBy BERNARD CONDONNEW YORK -- Stocks fell broadly on Wednesday, snapping a four-day winning streak for the Standard & Poor's 500 index, as investors shaken by recent swings in the…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 5:12pm -
  • Lumber Liquidators' Numbers Dive Toward the Floor

    Lumber Liquidators' Numbers Dive Toward the Floor

    Filed under: Company News, Earnings, Market News, Materials & Construction, Investinglumberliquidators.comLumber Liquidators (LL) is walking the plank again. The leading retailer specializing in hardwood flooring put out another unflattering quart…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 3:17pm -

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  • For the holidays, deck the walls with a coat of paint
    For the holidays, deck the walls with a coat of paint A fresh coat of paint can make a dramatic difference to any space in your home. If you’re planning to entertain this holiday season, now’…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 11:59am -
  • You can remodel your kitchen for as little as $5,000
    You can remodel your kitchen for as little as $5,000 About 1.5 million homeowners will remodel their kitchens this year, spending an average of $19,000 per project. But you can do it for a lot le…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:59pm -
  • Waiting in line can be hazardous to your health
    Waiting in line can be hazardous to your health No matter how hard we try to stick to a shopping list, we can't resist impulse purchases. In fact, at least half of all the things we buy are unpla…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:59pm -
  • Best holiday gift ideas for teens
    Best holiday gift ideas for teens What do teens want for holiday gifts? Electronics, of course. We've compiled a list so you can start making your list. And we threw in a couple of non-electronic…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:29pm -
  • Be prepared for the cold winter ahead
    Be prepared for the cold winter ahead This fall, before temperatures plummet, is a good time to get ready for the transition from good weather to bad by trading your mower for your blower and doi…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:29pm -
  • You're probably loading your dishwasher wrong
    You're probably loading your dishwasher wrong Getting your dishes clean requires a good dishwasher detergent and a rinse aid. One way to help the process is to run the sink faucet on hot until th…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:44pm -
  • Virtual wallet review: Apple Pay takes on Google Wallet, Softcard, and LoopPay
    Virtual wallet review: Apple Pay takes on Google Wallet, Softcard, and LoopPay Apple, the innovative California-based computer maker, talks like it just invented mobile wallets, which let you pay…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:59pm -
  • Apple Pay virtual wallet: All dressed up and no place to go
    Apple Pay virtual wallet: All dressed up and no place to go After characteristic Apple grandiosity at press shows in September and October, Apple Pay quietly went national on Monday with the prom…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:59pm -
  • How can you boost the payout from a home insurance claim?
    How can you boost the payout from a home insurance claim? Losing items in a home fire, burglary, or other catastrophe is traumatizing, not to mention costly. That’s why we suggest homeowners in…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:59pm -
  • Apple Pay virtual wallet looks like an also-ran
    Apple Pay virtual wallet looks like an also-ran Apple's entry into the crowded virtual wallet market, Apple Pay, is supposed to "transform mobile payments." We've downloaded iOS 8.1, which contai…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:59pm -
  • Putting a finger on credit card fraud
    Putting a finger on credit card fraud When it comes to new ways to pay with your credit cards, attention right now is focused on Apple Pay, a new digital wallet from Apple that works with the iPh…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:29pm -
  • The best space heaters for $100 or less
    The best space heaters for $100 or less Space heaters keep you comfortable in one of two ways: warming up the room around you or bathing you in direct heat in a drafty room or chilly office. Cons…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:29pm -
  • Are all name-brand products sold at big-box stores the same as those sold at dealers?
    Are all name-brand products sold at big-box stores the same as those sold at dealers? Q. I keep hearing that a name-brand product purchased at a big-box store (i.e., Lowe’s, Home Depot) is slig…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 11:59am -
  • Wood vs. plastic cutting boards: Which is better?
    Wood vs. plastic cutting boards: Which is better? Q. Is it a fact that plastic kitchen cutting boards harbor more bacteria than wooden ones?—Sawrie Wuest, Asheville, NC A. Both wood and nonpo…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 11:59am -
  • Eye injuries on the rise from laundry detergent pods
    Eye injuries on the rise from laundry detergent pods Warnings about single-load laundry detergent pods and packs tend to focus on ingestion, which can lead to excessive vomiting, lethargy, and…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:59pm -
  • Don't be an Ebola scam victim
    Don't be an Ebola scam victim With the Ebola virus making headlines across the globe, scammers are trying to use the deadly disease to trick people out of their money or into downloading malware…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:59pm -
  • Now, Halloween costumes for your refrigerator
    Now, Halloween costumes for your refrigerator Having a Halloween party this year? Don’t forget a costume for your refrigerator. Yep, now there are supersized refrigerator magnets that allow you…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:44pm -
  • Sony PlayStation TV is a great low-cost way to extend your play
    Sony PlayStation TV is a great low-cost way to extend your play Sony released the PlayStation TV earlier this week, and we bought one to try it out. This small box, similar in size to a streaming…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:59pm -
  • Best holiday gift ideas for kids
    Best holiday gift ideas for kids Buying gifts for kids these days is not easy. They want the coolest electronics, and adults want them to have appropriate electronics. We combined the best of bot…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:24pm -
  • Top-rated matching washers and dryers
    Top-rated matching washers and dryers Matching washer and dryer pairs are a popular choice but some don't make a great couple. Their coordinating style and color make a statement, but you'll ques…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 6:59pm -
  • What 12-year-olds do on social media
    What 12-year-olds do on social media There’s been renewed chatter recently about how much time kids should spend in front of their digital devices, with one study finding that children who refr…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 4:59pm -
  • 10 ways to cut the clutter on your kitchen counter
    10 ways to cut the clutter on your kitchen counter With the heaviest cooking season upon us, it’s time to reclaim your counters so you’ll have room to prepare those holiday feasts. “The sma…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 11:59am -
  • Apple iMac gets first-ever 5K display
    Apple iMac gets first-ever 5K display With high-resolution 4K monitors barely making their way into the computer world, Apple today went steps ahead and introduced the first 5K display—which is…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:59pm -
  • Apple iPad Air 2 is thinner, but not much else is new
    Apple iPad Air 2 is thinner, but not much else is new The most obvious feature of Apple’s new iPad Air 2, which the company introduced today, is exactly what you’d expect: It’s thinner than…
    - 7 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:44pm -
  • The best windows for your climate
    The best windows for your climate Taping sheets of clear heavy plastic over windows is one way to reduce drafts in winter. I do it before the weather turns cold but can’t see what my neighbors…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 6:14pm -
  • Best holiday gift ideas for grandparents
    Best holiday gift ideas for grandparents Buying a gift for grandma or grandpa doesn't always require a trip down memory lane. Today's grandparent is more likely to be tapping out e-mail on a tabl…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 5:54pm -
  • 5 reasons you should jump on Android's Good Ship Lollipop
    5 reasons you should jump on Android's Good Ship Lollipop Google yesterday announced the launch of Lollipop, also known as Android Version 5, the latest version of its operating system. It also r…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 5:14pm -
  • The perfect freezer for ice cream lovers
    The perfect freezer for ice cream lovers The Hisense Dual Zone FC-33DT1HA is the only stand-alone chest freezer with a smaller soft-freeze chamber that can be set anywhere from 21° to 50° F. E…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 3:14pm -
  • Refunds available to some AT&T cell phone customers
    Refunds available to some AT&T cell phone customers If AT&T charged your cell phone bill for ring tones, text messages, love tips, or other purchases you didn’t authorized, you could be eligibl…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 11:59am -
  • Best holiday gift ideas for Dad
    Best holiday gift ideas for Dad It's not too early to start thinking now about a holiday gift for dad.  We’ve combed our Ratings and recommendations to come up with a list to get you started.…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 8:29pm -

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  • New!Nike Men's Flex Show TR 2 Training Shoes for $40 + pickup at Finish Line

    Nike Men's Flex Show TR 2 Training Shoes for $40 + pickup at Finish Line

    Finish Line offers the Nike Men's Flex Show TR 2 Training Shoes in White/Military Blue/Black for $39.98. Opt for in-store pickup at select stores to dodge the $5.49 shipping charge. That's the lowest total price we could find by $15. They're availabl…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:36am -
  • New!Costco coupon: $10 off $100

    Costco coupon: $10 off $100

    At Costco, take $10 off orders of $100 or more when you fill out this form and then share the offer on Facebook, Twitter, or via email. (Once you share the offer you will be given a unique coupon code.) That's the first sitewide coupon we've seen fro…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:11am -
  • New!Levi's Boy's Relaxed 549 Jeans for $4 + pickup at Sears

    Levi's Boy's Relaxed 549 Jeans for $4 + pickup at Sears

    For in-store pickup only and with stock varying by ZIP code, Sears offers the Levi's Boy's Relaxed 549 Jeans in Shotwell for $3.99. That's the lowest price we could find by $27. They're available in most sizes from 4 to 7X.Also of note, Shop Your W…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:57am -
  • New!Samsonite Sale: Up to 70% off, extra 15% off + free shipping w/ $99

    Samsonite Sale: Up to 70% off, extra 15% off + free shipping w/ $99

    Samsonite takes up to 70% off sale items, with prices starting from $9. (Click the "sale" tab to see these items.) Plus, take an extra 15% off via coupon code "SAVING15". That's the best discount we've seen from Samsonite since August, when we saw th…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 12:04am -
  • New!6-Foot Chalkboard or Whiteboard Wall Decal for $10 + free shipping

    6-Foot Chalkboard or Whiteboard Wall Decal for $10 + free shipping

    Tanga offers the 6-Foot Chalkboard or Whiteboard Wall Decal for $9.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find for such a decal by $7. It sticks to most walls and peels off without any residue.
    - 12 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 9:55pm -
  • New!West Elm Furniture Flash Sale: Up to 50% off

    West Elm Furniture Flash Sale: Up to 50% off

    West Elm takes up to 50% off a selection of furniture as part of its Furniture Flash Sale. Shipping starts at $4.95. (Surcharges may apply on large items). Deal ends October 26. Some best bets: West Elm Farm Table Bench for $299 + $40 s&h ($99 of…
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:42pm -
  • New!CamScanner HD Pro for iPad for free

    CamScanner HD Pro for iPad for free

    The iTunes App Store offers CamScanner HD Pro for iPad for free. That's a $5 drop and the lowest price we've seen. This app scans and saves documents.
    - 18 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 3:03pm -
  • New!The North Face at Nordstrom: 25% to 40% off + free shipping

    The North Face at Nordstrom: 25% to 40% off + free shipping

    Nordstrom cuts 25% to 40% off a selection of The North Face men's, women's, and kids' apparel and accessories, with prices starting from $22.49. (Prices are as marked.) Plus, all orders receive free shipping.
    - 21 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:39pm -
  • New!Verizon FiOS 50/50 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month

    Verizon FiOS 50/50 w/ Local Channels, HBO or Showtime for $50/month

    Verizon offers its FiOS Internet 50/50 Mbps, bundled with FiOS TV Local and your choice of HBO and HBO Go or Showtime and Showtime Anytime, for $50 per month, with no contract required. Plus, you get free activation. That's tied with our mention from…
    - 23 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 10:52am -
  • Brock Netherward "Minecraft Books for Kids" 4-Book Kindle eBook Set for free

    Brock Netherward "Minecraft Books for Kids" 4-Book Kindle eBook Set for free

    Amazon offers downloads of Brock Netherward's Minecraft Books for Kids: The Complete Minecraft Book Series for Kindle eBook for free. That's $15 off and the lowest price we could find for this four novel set. A Kindle reader, or Kindle-enabled device…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 2:47am -

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  • How We Paid Off Over $20,000 Of Credit Card Debt In 14 Months

    How We Paid Off Over $20,000 Of Credit Card Debt In 14 Months

    I remember the day well. It was a bitterly cold, dreary January day in St. Louis; no leaves left on the tall sticks in our backyard that had recently resembled trees. I was pacing the floor and holding our 6-month-old daughter, who had a propensity t…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 3:34pm -
  • Most Of The World's Billionaires Made Their Money In These 5 Industries

    Most Of The World's Billionaires Made Their Money In These 5 Industries

    There are 2,325 billionaires on the earth. And they control 4% of the world's wealth. According to a new report from the research firm Wealth-X, about 13% of billionaires inherited their fortune, 27% became billionaires from re-investing inherited we…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:31pm -
  • Financial Planners Want More Regulation In The Financial Planning Industry

    Financial Planners Want More Regulation In The Financial Planning Industry

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors.  The Financial Planning Industry Needs More Regulation (Financial Advisor Magazine)  A new coalition of Certified Financial…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:11pm -
  • Harvard Psychologist Explains Why We're All Terrible At Buying Things

    Harvard Psychologist Explains Why We're All Terrible At Buying Things

    Psychological science has found out at least two things about human nature:  • We don't always act in our own best interest.  • We're easily manipulated.  If you take it from Harvard psychologist and "Stumbling On Happiness" author Daniel Gilb…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:47pm -
  • How To Calculate The Tip Without Using Your Smartphone

    How To Calculate The Tip Without Using Your Smartphone

    Let's face it: It's a little embarrassing to pull out your phone at the restaurant for some sixth grade math. America's tipping system is far from perfect, but the fact is, if you eat out and someone serves you, you need to tip them — unless the re…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • How To Choose Investments For Your Retirement Account

    How To Choose Investments For Your Retirement Account

    Contributing to your retirement account is admirable, necessary, and a basic tenet of responsible personal finance. First, however, you have to open one. Opening a retirement account is a little more complicated than opening a checking or savings acc…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 2:04pm -
  • Crashing Oil Prices Mean Something Different For Everyone

    Crashing Oil Prices Mean Something Different For Everyone

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors.  Oil's Future Is Uncertain Following Crashing Prices (Advisor Perspectives) Since June, oil's price has dropped by 26%. The l…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:31pm -
  • Here's Exactly What To Say When Your Kid Asks, 'Are We Rich?'

    Here's Exactly What To Say When Your Kid Asks, 'Are We Rich?'

    Kids are experts at putting their parents on the spot. So when your little sleuth asks, "Are we rich?" there's a very simple answer for families anywhere on the economic spectrum: "Why do you ask?" This is New York Times personal finance columnist Ro…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:02pm -
  • This One Tool Could Help Prevent Massive Credit Card Fraud In America

    This One Tool Could Help Prevent Massive Credit Card Fraud In America

    In the wake of widespread credit card fraud, credit card companies EuroPay, MasterCard, and Visa are abandoning the magstripe system ("swipe-card") in favor of a chip-based authentication system called EMV. 99.9% of card terminals in Europe are al…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:18pm -
  • Here's The Career Advice Investing Legend Jim Rogers Gives Everyone

    Here's The Career Advice Investing Legend Jim Rogers Gives Everyone

    Back in 1973, investor Jim Rogers took a 75% pay cut when he left an investment bank to start a hedge fund. Writing in "Street Smarts," he explains how he made this decision and why he thinks everyone should adopt the same philosophy: [T]he money was…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:31pm -
  • 11 Beautiful Mansions You Can Buy For Cheap

    11 Beautiful Mansions You Can Buy For Cheap

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    - 5 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 5:08pm -
  • Here's How Much Americans Owe On Mortgages In Every State

    Here's How Much Americans Owe On Mortgages In Every State

    A mortgage is considered "good debt," meaning it's a debt that could be considered an investment in yourself. By paying this debt, you're securing a place to live. That's not to say that a mortgage isn't serious. According to credit bureau Experian,…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 4:30pm -
  • Here's The Characteristic That Sets Self-Made Billionaires Apart From The Rest Of Us

    Here's The Characteristic That Sets Self-Made Billionaires Apart From The Rest Of Us

    What's the difference between someone who makes $1 million and someone who makes $1 billion? According to John Sviokla and Mitch Cohen, authors of "The Self-Made Billionaire Effect: How Extreme Producers Create Massive Value," it comes down to what t…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:46pm -
  • Here Are Janet Yellen's 4 Ways To Get Richer

    Here Are Janet Yellen's 4 Ways To Get Richer

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen made a speech this morning at the Boston Fed’s conference on economic opportunity and inequality. She even had a slide deck! Her general point was that wealth inequality in the US is not only bad, but has gotten a lot worse…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:13pm -
  • The Best Actively-Managed Funds Have Low Costs And High Manager Ownership

    The Best Actively-Managed Funds Have Low Costs And High Manager Ownership

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors.  Actively Managed Funds With Low Costs And High Ownership Outperform Others (Morningstar)  Actively managed funds were evalu…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 6:38pm -
  • Gene Simmons Describes 'The Most Profound Capitalist Lesson' He Ever Learned

    Gene Simmons Describes 'The Most Profound Capitalist Lesson' He Ever Learned

    Gene Simmons, best known as the demonic bass player of legendary hard rock band KISS, is above all else a very successful entrepreneur. He is the business architect behind the band that he told CNN Money he believes, from the endless merchandising an…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 5:30pm -
  • The Machines Are Rising And Advisors Should Embrace Them

    The Machines Are Rising And Advisors Should Embrace Them

    FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors.  Online Portfolios Can Help Advisors Leverage Their Time (Investment News) "Rather than fight the rise of machines, I embrace…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 8:27pm -