Andrew Beattie

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  1. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Fannie And Freddie Are Bailed Out

    This week in financial history saw the first Chrysler bailout, the retirement of a superstar CEO and much more.
  2. Insurance

    Wall Street History: Warren Buffett's Birthday!

    This week in financial history, the Oracle of Omaha celebrates a big birthday.
  3. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: The Boesky And Siegel Deal

    Oil wells, sub sandwiches and foreclosures are all discussed this week in Wall Street history.
  4. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Hurricanes And Honest Analysts

    What do gold, Enron and Google all have in common? This week in Wall Street history!
  5. Personal Finance

    5 Famous Wall Street Meltdowns

    Steve Slater set the standard for losing it on the job, but these four set the bar for going mad on Wall Street.
  6. Investing

    Wall Street History: Greenspan And IPO Madness

    Scandals, IPOs and huge, ugly computers all share this week in Wall Street history.
  7. Personal Finance

    Water Cooler Finance: Who Is The Next Buffett?

    This week in finance, the search for Buffett's successor continues, wheat is scarce in Russia, and two men named Mark leave big name companies.
  8. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Microsoft Buys Apple

    Catch up on your financial history for this week.
  9. Economics

    Why Prices Never Really Go Down

    If deflation and inflation are opposite polls of monetary policy, how come we put up with one but fear the other?
  10. Entrepreneurship

    The 10 Greatest Entrepreneurs

    These 10 entrepreneurs' names will live on long into the future - perhaps even after their enterprises are gone.
  11. Active Trading

    The Ratings Game - A Solution

    The ratings agencies are refusing to take on the legal risks of the new rules, leaving investors with a dilemma.
  12. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Y2K, Milton Friedman And Golden Watches

    This week in financial history has a bit of everything, including murder.
  13. Professionals

    The Financial Regulation Overhaul: Good Thing Or Bad Deal?

    No one has read the overhaul bill, not even the politicians who passed it. But there are some things you can be sure of without even picking it up.
  14. Economics

    Wall Street History: Worldcom, Rigas And Freddie

    Financial scandals were all the rage in 2002, and this week in financial history saw two of them implode.
  15. Options & Futures

    Bloodletting And Knights: Medieval Investment Terms

    From bloodletting to ye olde black knights, things on Wall Street are getting downright medieval!
  16. Economics

    BP's Broken Window

    The broken window fallacy is an economic tale of caution about ignoring unintended consequences - something the BP disaster has no shortage of.
  17. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Disney, Kodak And Astor

    This week in financial history marks the opening of the happiest place on earth and much more.
  18. Personal Finance

    Water Cooler Finance: I-Spy, IPOs And iPhones

    With much of the financial world taking advantage of the summer holidays, the news this week ranges from Lebron to Conrad Black.
  19. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: A Robber Baron And A Beer Baron

    This week in financial history sees the birth of Bud and the richest man in history.
  20. Economics

    Wall Street History: iPhone Launch, IRS Birth And ZZZZ Best ...

    Landmarks in taxation, technology and fraud are just some of the events from this week in financial history.
  21. Active Trading

    Wall Street History: Madoff Funnels, Buffett Gives And Ma ...

    This week in finance we have a big donation from Buffett and a big scam from Madoff.
  22. Economics

    An Exploration Of The Development Of Financial Markets

    We take a look at how the market was born and has continued to develop throughout history.
  23. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Superman, Trump And Mr. Copper

    A lot of birthdays this week, including Ford Motors, the FDIC and Donald Trump. We also check look at antitrust and Hoover's bad idea.
  24. Trading Strategies

    5 Forgotten Financial Frauds

    Bernie Madoff reminded us about the Ponzi scheme. What other old scams are due for a comeback?
  25. Economics

    Wall Street History: Social Security, Martha Stewart And ...

    This week in financial history saw the birth of social security, a bizarre rogue trader and more.
  26. Active Trading

    Water Cooler Finance: Buffett Speaks Up, AIG Deal Collapses

    This week the Buffett saga continues, your kids' drinking glasses aren't safe and oil keeps flowing.
  27. Home & Auto

    Goldman: Guilty Of Finance, Innocent On Fraud

    While Goldman is no angel, the focus on CDO and derivatives transactions is misguided at best.
  28. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Rogue Traders, The SEC And Alan Greenspan

    This week in history marks many births - including that of the SEC.
  29. Insurance

    Your Banker's 6 Dirty Secrets

    Sometimes your banker isn't completely honest. Find out what your bank has been hiding from you.
  30. Credit & Loans

    5 Tips For Dealing With Your Banker

    Being prepared can pay off when it comes to dealing with your bank.
  31. Entrepreneurship

    Wall Street History: The Dow, The Commodore And Darth Vader

    This week in financial history marks the introduction of the world's most carefully watched index, the birth of a robber baron and much more.
  32. Personal Finance

    5 Top-Earning Video Game Characters

    These top-earning video game characters have brand power to rival pro athletes and movie stars. Find out which colorful character is leading the pack.
  33. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: The NYSE Is Born, Bubbles Form

    This week in financial history saw the birth of the NYSE an attempt to destroy Microsoft, and much more.
  34. Professionals

    The Evolution Of Goldman Sachs

    The fraud allegations against them have tarnished the reputation of the firm. But how exactly did they get to this point?
  35. Active Trading

    Wall Street History: Railroads And Rockefeller

    This week in financial history marks the beginning of antitrust legislation and a huge leap for labor unions.
  36. Investing

    What effect did the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer ...

    Credit card companies and banks hate deadbeats who take from their bottom lines. They especially dislike the Chapter 7 bankruptcy that discharges a debtor and, if he or she has no saleable assets, eliminates ...
  37. Forex Education

    Forex: World's Biggest Market A Relative Newcomer

    Unlike the stock markets, the forex market is a truly new market. We’ll take a brief look at its origins and how it works today.
  38. Active Trading

    Wall Street History: Al Capone Vs. The IRS

    This week marks the end for one of the most notorious American gangsters, the birthday of Warren Buffett's mentor and much more.
  39. Active Trading

    Water Cooler Finance: Buffett's Armed And Greece Keeps Falling

    This week, the Buffett-bank saga continues, and we hear more about Greece's economic woes.
  40. Personal Finance

    4 New Business Models That Are Here To Stay

    When it comes to thriving in business, it's out with the old and in with the new.
  41. Investing

    What was Robert Citron's role in Orange County, California's ...

    In 1994, Orange County announced that its investment pool had lost $1.6 billion. The announcement from the Southern California county seemed as unthinkable as local authorities announcing they had discovered ...
  42. Investing

    Wall Street History: May Day and Voodoo Accounting

    This week in financial history marks the greatest day in individual investing as well some of the worst.
  43. Personal Finance

    Opening Your Child's First Bank Account

    Teach your children to save up to meet their spending - and saving - goals.
  44. Personal Finance

    Wall Street History: Michael Milken, New Coke And Bad Business ...

    From the conviction of the Junk Bond King to the ill-fated launch of New Coke, find out what happened this week in financial history.
  45. Investing

    When and why did brokerages switch from fixed commissions ...

    On May 1, 1975, there was no lightning, white calves or other omens to mark the moment when brokerages switched from fixed commissions to negotiated ones. In fact, most of Wall Street was convinced that ...
  46. Entrepreneurship

    Wall Street History: GE, McDomination And J.P. Morgan

    From the formation of General Electric in 1892 to the dotcom crash of 2000, we'll look at what made financial history this week.
  47. Investing

    When was the Dow Jones Industrial Average first calculated?

    Charles Henry Dow was born on a farm in Connecticut on November 6, 1851. Farming didn't suit Charles Dow, however, so he left to make his mark in journalism. Despite having no formal training and little ...
  48. Investing

    How did dotcom companies become so overvalued in the late ...

    A great example of a dotcom company that suffered the classic fate of many in the 1990s was VA Linux. VA Linux specialized in hardware, computers and servers that used the Linux operating system as opposed ...
  49. Taxes

    Wall Street History: Howard Hughes, Enron And Sin Taxes

    From the death of Howard Hughes to the birth of patent law, we'll look at what happened this week in financial history.
  50. Taxes

    A Concise History Of Changes In U.S. Tax Law

    We look at how U.S. taxes have changed since their inception.
  51. Personal Finance

    Water Cooler Finance: Warren Buffett Buys A Lemonade Stand

    News of Warren Buffett's unsolicited takeover bid for Kayla Summers' lemonade stand, and other top financial news.
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