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  1. How To Make Money With Airbnb: Risks & Rewards

    Airbnb lets you turn your home or spare room into extra cash. Here's how to make money and protect yourself from the risks.
  2. Rise of the Robo Advisors

    The financial advisory business is facing an impending transformational change.
  3. Personal Finance 101: Your Most Valuable Asset

    Personal finances aren’t just about saving and investing - they're about developing your human potential throughout your ...
  4. How Reddit Makes Money

    Reddit, the self-proclaimed “Front Page of the Internet,” celebrated its tenth anniversary last year. How does the website ...
  5. Why Did Warren Buffett Make a Big Bet on Airlines? (KHC, WFC)

    According to Berkshire Hathaway's 13F for Q3, Warren Buffett initiated positions in all four major airline companies last ...
  6. How to Find a Financial Advisor / Planner

    How should you go about finding the right financial advisor? The first step is to figure out what sort of professional help ...
  1. What Is an Interval Fund?

    Interval funds provide high yield in exchange for illiquidity and high fees. They are not for everyone. Find out here if ...
  2. Ryan vs. Trump: How Their Tax Plans Differ

    Changes to the tax code are likely, but President-elect Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan (D-Wis.) have yet to agree on which ...
  3. How Fintech Advances Are Improving Finance for All

    Financial technology companies have changed the landscape for the way we manage our financial lives. Here's what to expect ...
  4. Why U.S. Stock Funds Are on a Roll (GS, TRI)

    U.S. stock funds are on the verge of posting double-digit gains for 2016, fueled by President-Elect Trump's victory
  5. Rise of the Robo Advisors

    The financial advisory business is facing an impending transformational change.
  6. Your Annual Financial Planning Checklist

    As the new year approaches, it's time to review your annual financial plan to make sure you've completed the most important ...
  1. How To Make Money With Airbnb: Risks & Rewards

    Airbnb lets you turn your home or spare room into extra cash. Here's how to make money and protect yourself from the risks.
  2. 5 Easy Financial Steps to Take Before the Year Ends

    These year-end financial planning to-do's can be done without paperwork or spending too much time.
  3. Average Cost Of An American Christmas

    Here's a look at how much the average American family is expected to spend this holiday season.
  4. Ryan vs. Trump: How Their Tax Plans Differ

    Changes to the tax code are likely, but President-elect Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan (D-Wis.) have yet to agree on which ...
  5. Congress Protects Yelp Users from Bullying (YELP)

    President Barack Obama is expected to sign a new law that will protect Yelp users from companies frustrated over negative ...
  6. Why Credit Karma Is Free and How It Makes Money

    Credit scores originally were built for lenders, but Credit Karma makes the system work for consumers, too – and makes money ...
  1. Court Forces Coinbase Bitcoin Exchange to Give User Data to IRS

    A showdown between the popular bitcoin exchange and the IRS could have important implications for the autonomy of decentralized ...
  2. Why the U.S. Dollar Didn’t Have a Brexit-Like Sell-Off

    There has been a marked difference in the price action of the domestic currencies.
  3. Costco Headed Into Make or Break Earnings Report (COST, WMT)

    Costco has lagged the retail sector for months, stuck in the lower half of a trading range while funds and institutions avoid ...
  4. Four Reasons the U.S. Dollar Could Be Massively Overvalued

    “King Dollar” has ruled supreme in the last few years, bolstered by accommodative policy divergence, an oil rout, and concerns ...
  5. Norfolk Southern a Better Buy Than Union Pacific (NSC, UNP)

    Norfolk Southern has attracted much stronger institutional buying interest than rival Union Pacific and should outperform ...
  6. Short Trades for the S&P 500 Drop (INTC, RLGY)

    An S&P 500 price pattern indicates stock prices could drop. Here are some short trades to consider if that happens.
  1. Harman Buoyed by Samsung’s $8B Buyout (HAR)

    Aided by Samsung’s $8 billion all-cash buyout, Harman expanded its automotive electronics presence and its stocks gained ...
  2. Susquehanna Rates Western Digital a Buy (WDC)

    With the first analyst day in four years approaching for Western Digital, analysts are issuing new stock ratings and price ...
  3. What Is an Interval Fund?

    Interval funds provide high yield in exchange for illiquidity and high fees. They are not for everyone. Find out here if ...
  4. Vetr Upgrades Rating of IBM Shares (IBM)

    Vetr on Thursday set a price target of $166.23 for International Business Machines Corp. shares.
  5. Lion Gates Sees Increased Call Activity (LGF)

    The March 2017 $23 and $26 calls have traded more volume than usual and more than the current open interest.
  6. Tesla Opens Showroom In Michigan, Auto Hub of America (TSLA, GM)

    The company's move is the equivalent of venturing into a lion's den because Michigan is home to US auto giants, which are ...
  1. Harman Buoyed by Samsung’s $8B Buyout (HAR)

    Aided by Samsung’s $8 billion all-cash buyout, Harman expanded its automotive electronics presence and its stocks gained ...
  2. Susquehanna Rates Western Digital a Buy (WDC)

    With the first analyst day in four years approaching for Western Digital, analysts are issuing new stock ratings and price ...
  3. Vetr Upgrades Rating of IBM Shares (IBM)

    Vetr on Thursday set a price target of $166.23 for International Business Machines Corp. shares.
  4. Lion Gates Sees Increased Call Activity (LGF)

    The March 2017 $23 and $26 calls have traded more volume than usual and more than the current open interest.
  5. Zacks Reduces Rating of Adobe Systems (ADBE)

    Zacks Investment Research has lowered its rating of Adobe Systems Inc. shares from Hold to Sell.
  6. Is Starbucks Reserve Roastery a Winner? (SBUX)

    The new "upscale" addition to the Starbucks chain will be opening more locations around the world. Will it succeed?
  1. Social Security Fraud: What Is It Costing Taxpayers?

    Taxpayers lose billions of dollars every year, according to Social Security fraud statistics. What to look for.
  2. Why a 10% Deferral to Your 401(k) May Not Be Enough

    Deferring 10% of your income to your 401(k) may not be enough. Consider an income plan that draws on 360 degrees of income ...
  3. This Is the Biggest Risk to Your Retirement

    Many retirees have defined risk incorrectly, and are currently exposing themselves to the greatest risk of all, which is ...
  4. 5 Things That Will Ruin Your Retirement Monthly Budget

    Living on a fixed income is easier said than done; even well-prepared retirees are surprised at how challenging it can be. ...
  5. 7 Ways to Use a Strong Credit Score During Retirement

    Find out why it is important to maintain a good credit in retirement. Learn seven reasons not to leave your credit score ...
  6. Rise of the Robo Advisors

    The financial advisory business is facing an impending transformational change.
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