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  1. 6 Outrageous Billionaire Purchases

    From costly pigeons to billion-dollar houses, we'll look at six of the most outrageous billionaire purchases.
  2. How Do You Flip a Home?

    Flipping (also called wholesale real estate investing) is a type of real estate investment strategy in which an investor ...
  3. How to Break Your Bad Financial Habits

    For individuals and families to hold their own and build equity for retirement, they need to commit to responsible spending ...
  4. Hedge Fund Fortunes Change, High-Rolling Culture Doesn't

    The lavish lifestyles of hedge fund employees have persisted, even as returns have dwindled.
  5. Dutch Regulator Mistakenly Reveals All Soros Short Positions Since 2012

    A website error resulted in a disclosure of every short trade in its records since 2012.
  6. George Soros' Philanthropy Has Deep Personal Roots

    Soros's own experiences lead him to donate with his conscience.
  1. Fed Vice Chair Warns on Lower Capital Requirements (XLF, .INX)

    Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer says reducing Frank-Dodd capital requirements for banks would put the financial system at ...
  2. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  3. NVIDIA Ascending Triangle Points to Upcoming Volatility (NVDA, AMD)

    NVIDIA's ascending triangle is both a warning and an opportunity.
  4. 3 Ways Retirees Can Generate Income from Investments

    It's not enough to have savings; those investments have to generate income to last through retirement. Here's how.
  5. Top Alternative Investments for Retirement

    Diversify your retirement portfolio with alternative investments – peer-to-peer lending, precious metals, even Bitcoins.
  6. 2016 SEC Enforcement Cases: The Year in Review

    The SEC set a new record in 2016 for the number of enforcement actions it brought.
  1. Share Your Future Income for College Tuition?

    As college tuition mounts, the idea of income-sharing agreements is becoming a more viable option for many.
  2. Women Need a Wealth Plan That Fits

    Women need a wealth plan that is tailored to their specific needs, not an off-the-shelf plan
  3. Save More Money to Reduce Financial Stress

    Feeling stressed out about money? Make changes in your spending habits.
  4. 7 Counterintuitive Retirement Strategies That Work

    Seven misconceptions about retirement that you should avoid
  5. 7 Jobs That Can’t Be Automated

    A recent report says half of the tasks currently performed by humans will one day be replaced by automation, but here are ...
  6. How to Refinance a VA Loan: Step-by-Step Guide

    How do you refinance a VA loan? In some cases it’s much easier than with a conventional loan. We explain.
  1. Trade the Move in Commodities With These ETFs (COMT, COW)

    Bullish chart patterns combined with nearby support makes now an interesting time to buy into commodities.(COMT,COW)
  2. Natural Gas Futures Lose Ground (UGAZ)

    Monday saw weakness for the commodity, with natural gas futures seeing extended losses despite lower inventories and a Texas ...
  3. Stocks Receive a Boost from Strong Earnings (SPY, DIA)

    The major stock market indexes moved significantly higher over the past week. (SPY,DIA,IWM,QQQ)
  4. Pepsi and Coke Losing to Healthier Options (KO, PEP)

    Sales of SodaStream's at-home beverage systems are soaring while other soda makers struggle with a growing demand for healthy ...
  5. United Technologies Will Fare Well Under Trump (UTX)

    United Technologies got shaken and stirred after President Trump criticized its Carrier division but should hit new highs ...
  6. Biotech ETF Investors are Still on the Sidelines (IBB, XBI, XLV)

    Biotech ETFs are surging, but investors aren't taking the bait. Not yet, at least.
  1. RBS Lost $8.7 Billion in 2016 (RBS)

    Fines for fraud, lawsuits over misconduct and provisions for future penalties hit RBS's bottom line, bringing it to its ninth ...
  2. Facebook Launches TV-Style Ads in Facebook Live

    Facebook is taking a page from YouTube for Facebook Live, helping content creators make money.
  3. Patient Dies In Roche Hemophilia Study (RHHBY)

    Safety concerns have re-emerged after a patient died in Roche’s hemophilia trial.
  4. Weekly Update on Commodity ETFs (USO, UGAZ)

    A continued decline in natural gas is driving UNG lower, but oil is ending the week on a high note.
  5. Berkshire Hathaway to Report this Weekend (BRK-A, BRK-B)

    Berkshire Hathaway will release its Annual Report to shareholders on Saturday and likely discuss the attempted takeover of ...
  6. Apple Challenges Samsung for Smartphone Dominance

    Samsung had held the top spot in the smartphone market, but the impending iPhone 8 is hurting that.
  1. Brewer Earnings Takes Hit at Craft-Beer Leader

    Tough times for beer giants indicate a growing Millennial cohort may be bailing on beer altogether.
  2. Hormel, Tyson Hold Dominant Positions (HRL,TSN)

    Hormel and Tyson have faced a few recent setbacks, but still hold on to their dominant positions in the processed food industry.
  3. Top 3 Growth Stocks for 2017

    These three growth stocks have promising outlooks for 2017 ff your looking to review and rebalance your portfolio.
  4. Home Depot Is Still a Buy on Housing Recovery (HD)

    Analysts at Morgan Stanley raised their price target on Home Depot, saying that it's better positioned to benefit from the ...
  5. Bracing for a Food Industry Shakeup

    Food giants resemble their beer counterparts before the recent brew merger wave.
  6. The Top 3 Silver Penny Stocks for 2017

    Silver's volatility is well known, but prices are on the rise again. Is now the right time to buy silver penny stocks?
  1. Top Alternative Investments for Retirement

    Diversify your retirement portfolio with alternative investments – peer-to-peer lending, precious metals, even Bitcoins.
  2. How Working After Retirement Affects Social Security

    Working after retirement can positively affect your Social Security benefits.
  3. The Cost and Benefit of Investment Advice

    Investors benefit from working with fiduciary advisors and should understand the fees they charge.
  4. Immigrants Over 65 and Social Security Benefits

    Under some circumstances, the answer is yes. Here's how the rules work.
  5. Millennials Will Be Still Be Working at 75

    A recent study concludes that Millennials will have to work until age 75 to fund their retirement.
  6. Social Security

    A United States federal program of social insurance and benefits developed in 1935. The Social Security program's benefits ...
  1. Prescriptive Analytics

    Prescriptive analytics is the use of technology to help businesses make better decisions about how to handle specific situations ...
  2. Amazon To Offer $10 Bras: Report (AMZN, LB)

    Amazon's latest foray into the lingerie business could start a price war.
  3. How Tech is Changing Alternative Investments

    Here's what you should know about the digitization of the alternative investment industry.
  4. How to Protect Yourself From Credit Card Fraud

    Credit card fraud is sharply up. Learn the worst types and how to protect yourself.
  5. A Different Tech ETF Computes New Highs (FXL)

    This tech ETF is soaring, but investors should investigate what makes this fund tick.
  6. Social Payment

    Social payment is the use of social media to transfer money to another person or business.
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