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With markets down, should you borrow to invest?

Taking out a student loan to fund university tuition? Yes. Paying for a trip to sunny Florida on a credit card? Why not? Signing mortgage papers for a new home? Of course.<p>We use credit to finance life's big purchases. But why do so many of us shy away from borrowing money to invest?<p>It's a question …

Here are the 14 most affordable housing markets in the US

RealtyTrac, which analyzes US property data, identified the most affordable places to live in the US.<p>Surveying 582 counties across the country, the firm compiled home price and wage data. They developed a ranking of affordability by dividing the region's average mortgage payment by average weekly …

Cost of Living

Opinion: Ask yourself this question in light of today’s stock market swing

The question everyone is asking about their investments today is simple enough: “Should I get out?”<p>Ask that question aloud and you will find some …

Emerging markets platform R5FX goes live with LATAM Forex trading

Share<p>Total: 8<p>R5FX, the emerging marketplace for local market FX trading, announced this week the launch of Latin American trading on its platform. …

'Be selective': Four stocks for choppy markets

Investors hunting for value in the U.S. stock market have to contend with a trifecta of challenges: high valuations, high margins and slowing global growth, said Daniel Dreyfus, a partner at 3G Capital.<p>The best opportunities, therefore, reside in stocks capable of bucking each of those trends, he …

Market liquidity in liquid markets: Pitfalls and trends

Market liquidity is all about smooth and rapid executions of large transactions. But why is it hard to keep big markets liquid? This column looks at …

Markets

GOLDMAN: Here are the 21 cheapest stocks in the market

They also expect some stocks outperforming others.<p>In their new quarterly chartbook for clients, Goldman Sachs' David Kostin and his team identify the stocks offering the most upside relative to Goldman analysts' price targets.<p>We went through the list and compiled the top 21 stocks, all with over …