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  1. Groupon

    A special type of coupon website that is offers group deals to a group of consumers. Groupons attempt to tap into the power ...
  2. Amazon Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (AMZN)

    Find out how Amazon.com became an e-commerce giant catering to customers' needs through innovation, technology and help from ...
  3. How Does Fly Work Make Money?

    Learn about the online travel website Fly.com and how the company makes money through partners and advertisers. Consider ...
  4. Ford Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (F)

    Find out which suppliers generate a large percentage of their revenues from the Ford Motor Company and what makes their relationship ...
  5. How This Mattress Company Reached a $555 Million Valuation in Less Than Two Years

    We can learn a lot from the product and marketing strategies of this innovative NYC-based startup which penetrated a saturated, ...
  6. Amazon Earnings Beat Market Expectations (AMZN)

    The e-commerce giant reports results that beat market expectations.
  7. Health Care Sharing Ministries: Obamacare Alternative

    As health insurance costs under Obamacare rise, some consumers are turning to health care sharing ministries. Here's how ...
  8. Get a More Comfortable Seat in Coach

    Try these four strategies to get a better seat in economy class the next time you fly.
  9. Ford Challenges Tesla with Long-Range Electric Car (F, TSLA)

    CEO Mark Fields announced that Ford Motor Co. would introduce an all-electric vehicle with a range of 200 miles, putting ...
  10. Ford Has Best Q1 Since 1903 (F)

    Shares of Ford Motor Company are driving 3% higher in the pre-market session Thursday and investors may want to call shotgun.
  11. Amazon Stock Declines Ahead of Earnings (AMZN)

    Investors have gotten gun-shy about what Amazon, given its high spending history, might reveal in its earnings report Thursday.
  12. What’s Happening to Rents?

    If you’re in the market for rental housing, rents are rising more slowly in major metro areas; secondary-market rents, however, ...
  13. North Carolina 529 College Savings Plan: Investment Plan Analysis

    Learn about the 529 North Carolina College Savings Plan, complete with a summary of the plan and different investment options ...
  14. PayPal Stock Pays Up on Q1 Earnings Beat (PYPL)

    PayPal shares were not cheap heading into Wednesday's results, and they're not likely to get cheaper now.
  15. BABA: Who are Alibaba's Main Competitors?

    Learn about China's dominant e-commerce company, Alibaba, including its main domestic competitor, JD.com, and other players ...
  16. 6 Personal Finance Apps that Help Keep Costs Down

    Here's a list of popular personal finance apps that advisors may want to recommend to help clients improve the way they save, ...
  17. Will PayPal Pay on Solid Earnings? (PYPL)

    The company has grown its active accounts by double digit percentage points year over year. A fall to single digits may weigh ...
  18. Air Ticket Rules Change for Making Multiple Stops

    Thanks to new rules, if you book a flight with multiple stops as one round trip, it may now cost more than if you book each ...
  19. JetBlue's Lower-Priced First-Class Seats

    JetBlue is expanding its Mint service to provide more relatively low-cost first class seats. Just how comfortable are they?
  20. Global Consumer Durables: 5 Key Industry Players (VLKAY, TM)

    Learn how the consumer durables industry is dominated by auto manufacturers and which German carmaker finally became the ...
  21. General Motors Stock Drives Higher on Q1 Beat (GM)

    Combined with improved performance in Europe, not only did GM beat earnings expectations, the company affirmed its bullish ...
  22. Why Ford Spent $200K On a Tesla (F, TSLA)

    There's no shame in appreciating the handiwork of a competitor, even it Ford is willing to absorb some sticker shock. Call ...
  23. Can eBay Stock Still Pay Without PayPal? (EBAY, PYPL)

    With PayPal no longer driving revenue, given the projected 53% decline for Q1, eBay must grow critical metrics such as user ...
  24. What eBay's Valuation Means for PayPal (EBAY, PYPL)

    Discover why eBay had such a high valuation when it separated from PayPal in July 2015, and what effects the separation had ...
  25. GM Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (AXL, MEI)

    Learn more about five of the key suppliers that provide automotive parts and component systems to the General Motors Company ...
  26. 3 Thoughts from Deutsche Bank on U.S. Airline Stocks (DB, DAL)

    Explore the near- and long-term outlooks for the airline industry, and discover why Deutsche Bank analyst Michael Linenburg ...
  27. The 5 Most Hackable Cars for Cyber-Crooks

    Yes, if you drive a high-tech vehicle it's likely to be vulnerable. Here's what you need to know – and do – to prevent being ...
  28. Getting Luggage Fee Refunds on Mishandled Bags

    If they lose or delay your luggage, you’re due a refund of your luggage fee. Or are you? In 2016, most airlines seem to think ...
  29. Is Your Car Safe from Cyber-Crime?

    More of our cars are coming equipped with internet-enabled devices. Should you be worried about hackers gaining access from ...
  30. U.S. Automakers Unattractive at Current Levels (GM, F)

    There's no compelling reason to own Ford Motors nor General Motors at this time.
  31. How the Volkswagen and Mitsubishi Scandals Are Different and the Same

    Mitsubishi Corp. admitted to cheating on fuel economy data. Will it face the same consequences as Volkswagen?
  32. Graphene Stocks: 3 To Consider in 2016 (TSLA)

    Learn about three companies investigating development of a superconductive material 200 times stronger than steel that may ...
  33. Why Retirement Planning Should Start at Birth

    We’re all told in some way that retirement savings goes hand in hand with our first job. But what if you could start saving ...
  34. Uber Increases Its Share of Business Travel

    According to a new report from an expense-management agency, ride-sharing startup Uber accounted for the largest number of ...
  35. Tesla's Chinese Competitors Turn On The Heat (TSLA)

    China's electric car makers are emerging as serious competitors to Tesla.
  36. Tesla CEO Elon Musk Earned Minimum Wage (TSLA)

    According to a filing on Friday, Musk's total 2015 compensation was $37,584, which reflects the minimum wage requirement ...
  37. Amazon Hits Netflix With New Video Service (AMZN, NFLX)

    Amazon's new subscription plan comes only a couple of weeks ahead of Netflix’s planned price increase.
  38. 6 Best Personal Finance Apps

    The right app can help you track your bills, monitor your bank accounts and credit cards, and otherwise stay on top of your ...
  39. Money Market vs. Short-Term Bonds: A Compare and Contrast Case Study

    Discover characteristics of money market and short-term bonds, including how the investments are alike and different, and ...
  40. Favorite Hotels of Millionaires

    A recent survey from New World Wealth revealed that the Bellagio is the preferred hotel of the rich, with New York’s famous ...
  41. ‘Last Class’ – A Sub-Economy Seat You Might Want

    Surprise: The new basic economy airline ticket, dubbed “last class” by critics, might actually be worth the price. Here’s ...
  42. Nauto Driverless Cars Raise $12 Million in VC

    In a Series A funding round led by Playground Global, Palo-Alto based driverless car startup Nauto is recognized for innovation ...
  43. Amazon Prime Challenges Netflix with New Plans (AMZN)

    Amazon announced that it will start offering new Prime Services, including a video-only subscription.
  44. What Would You Do if $1M Dropped in Your Lap?

    If you're on the receiving end of a $1M windfall, what would you do with it? Here's what a survey found; the results may ...
  45. 5 Ways Tata Motors Plans to Boost Market Share Next Year (TTM)

    Look at the top five things that Indian automobile company Tata Motors is doing to increase market share in 2016 in terms ...
  46. Mercedes-Benz Threatens to Unseat BMW Leadership (DAI)

    Mercedes-Benz is poised to reclaim its place as the world's leading luxury car maker.
  47. Pros And Cons Of A Health Savings Account

    A health savings account offers a way to save while paying for healthcare expenses.
  48. Capital Budgeting: Which is Better, IRR or NPV?

    Using internal rate of return and net present value for capital budgeting evaluations often end in the same result. But there ...
  49. Messenger's Latest Frontier: E-commerce (FB, FLWS)

    Facebook has introduced the Messenger platform in Beta, enabling chatbots for e-commerce and other communications between ...
  50. More Than 40% of Americans Not Making Student Loan Payments

    Behind the borrowing boom and recent student debt crisis. The Obama Administration attempts to alleviate graduates and recover ...
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    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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