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Financial Advisors Who Are Worried About Getting Wrongly Sued Should Keep A Long Paper Trail

<b>Financial Advisors Must Be Honest And Meticulous To Protect Themselves From Legal Troubles (Financial Planning)</b><p>It's pretty rare that clients sue their financial advisors. "About 95% of financial advisors don't even have any customer complaints against them," writes Tom Ajamie, a plaintiff lawyer …

Here's Why Samsung's Profits Are Getting Demolished — And Why It Might Not Get Better Any Time Soon

That's quite a drop, and it could end up being the biggest tumble in Samsung's history.<p>Samsung had a laundry list of reasons for why profits are shrinking, but it's nothing we haven't heard before. The company may sell more smartphones than anyone else, but it's finding itself in the sticky …

Why Ex-Employees Might Just Be Your Company's Biggest Threat

Back in July, customers of the “Once Upon a Vine” wine shop in Richmond, Virginia, received a very strange edition of the shop’s email newsletter: instead of praise for the 2011 Merlots, the newsletter contained a cryptic note about someone being fired for “bad customer service”.<p>As Richmond.com …

House prices set to fall next year

The Centre for Economics and Business Research says that the market has reached a turning point after the sharp growth in 2014<p>House prices are set to dip across the UK next year as the market pauses for breath following the sharp growth in values seen in 2014, according to new predictions by …

Fortune launches new women’s channel

In 1998, <i>Fortune</i> magazine published its first-ever Most Powerful Women in Business list.<p>A year later, that list--which highlighted the feats of the …

Uber Hires Former Lyft COO VanderZanden to Spur International Growth

Will the ongoing Spy vs. Spy war between San Francisco ride-sharing services Lyft and Uber ever end? Not today it won't!<p>Will the ongoing Spy vs. Spy war between San Francisco ride-sharing services Lyft and Uber ever end?<p>Not today it won’t, with Uber hiring recently departed Lyft COO Travis …

Starting Pay In Accounting And Finance Is On The Rise

<b>Starting Salaries In Accounting And Finance Are Going To Rise New Year (Financial Planning)</b><p>The average starting salaries for accounting and finance professionals in the US are expected to rise 3.5% next year, according to the staffing company Robert Half.<p>Salaries are expected to increase because …

1. Curry

Turmeric, the spice that gives curry and mustard their yellow color, contains a chemical called curcumin that’s the subject of numerous neurologic studies right now. Research has shown curcumin’s ability to boost memory, slow the progression of Alzheimer's and stimulate neurogenesis, which is the …

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Chinese Insurer Buys Waldorf Astoria for a Record $1.95B

America’s most famous hotel will soon be under Chinese ownership as the Hilton Hotel group today announced that it would be selling the Waldorf Astoria to a Chinese insurer for $1.95 billion.<p>The acquisition by China’s Anbang Insurance Group set a record for the largest acquisition of a U.S. real …

Herbalife hires ex-commissioner at FTC to oversee sales team's conduct

Herbalife Ltd., the nutrition company that is under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, has hired a former FTC commissioner to oversee the conduct of its independent sales team.<p>Pamela Jones Harbour will monitor training and mentoring programs for Herbalife's nearly 4 million distributors …

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Ahead of the Bell: US consumer borrowing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve releases its August report on consumer borrowing. The report will be issued at 3 p.m. EDT Tuesday.<p>BORROWING UP: …

The 11 Rules of Highly Profitable Companies

10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Tim Ferriss, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>How do you generate the most profit with the least effort? How do you maximize margins without sacrificing quality?<p>I'm not talking more customers, nor …

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