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Six times to stay away from stocks

The stock market might historically be the best way to gain a return on your money, but there are some valid reasons and times to stay away. Make …

Stock Markets

Don't Like Tracking Expenses? Try the 80/20 Budget

This is a Great Alternative to the 50/30/20 Budget<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated August 12, 2017<p>One of the most popular budgeting strategies is the …

5 Big Dividend Stocks That Want to Pay You More Money in 2016

<i>Editors' Pick: Originally Published Wednesday, Dec. 16.</i><p>The Fed is in play today. All eyes are on America's central bank, as Janet Yellen and company …

Investing

How to become a millionaire — understanding time/capital leverage

<i>What they don’t teach you in school about accumulating wealth.</i><p>There are really only a few ways to become a millionaire:<p>Inherit money<br>• Win the lotto or …

Opinion: 9 stocks to own as the Federal Reserve goes into rate-increase mode

With the Federal Reserve back in rate-hike mode, now is a good time to avoid bond-like dividend-paying stocks because they typically lag behind when …

Investing

Opinion: 10 dividend stocks for safe income as interest rates rise in 2016

As junk-bond investors have suffered acute pain heading into the Federal Reserve’s decision to increase interest rates Wednesday, dividend-stock …

Investing

12 lies to stop telling yourself about money

When it comes to your finances, it's much easier to lie to yourself than admit your shortcomings.<p>But whether you have a bad habit of putting off retirement savings or ignoring your debts, little everyday lies can have long-term consequences. If you want to climb out of debt and save for the future, …

Future Generations Won't See Money the Way We Do, Says Bitcoin Market CEO

<i>Editors' Pick: Originally Published Thursday, Dec. 17.</i><p>The understanding of bitcoin on a non-technical level is spreading quickly; however, without …

Cryptocurrency

Pro Talks: Tom Lee on how to beat market in 2016

Thomas Lee, founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, joined CNBC Pro Talks on Thursday in a special Q&A for subscribers.<p>During his …

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Howard Schultz

Trader: Buy these bank stocks on higher rates

The Fed's decision Wednesday to increase interest rates for the first time since June 2006 could be setting up a winning trade for a group of …

Five rules for successful stock trading

Stock trading has a steep and expensive learning curve. If you're set on trying, use these tips to be more successful.<p>File stock trading with …

This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories

Don’t miss these top money and investing features:<p>These mutual-fund fumbles cost investors real money in 2015<br>• Two things for you to check amid the …

Investing

Opinion: Growth stocks are your best bet as interest rates rise

Although the U.S. stock market overall has had quite the roller-coaster ride in 2015, with the S&P 500 ending November up a mere 1.5% for the year, …

Stock Markets

12 Smart Money Moves to Make Before the End of the Year

Financial goals may make their way onto your list of New Year's resolutions, but there's no reason to wait til January to set yourself up for financial success. "Ending the year on a strong financial note gives you a solid base to begin the new year," explains Mary Beth Storjohann, financial coach …

5 Smart Things to Do Right Now to Cut Your 2015 Taxes

Focus on investments, invoices ... and the Dec. 31 deadline.<p>Before you shut down for the holidays, remember that just a few hours spent reviewing …

Personal Finance

‘You want to buy that stock? Hope you like Kraft dinner’

It was 1968 and a hot little resource stock new to the market was luring the green and the greedy. Within days, the stock had quadrupled in price. Four of us got together to buy 100 shares. We put in a week’s pay each. It would be our first venture into the stock market.<p>The investment sales manager …

How to invest $500

If investing feels like a rich person's game, it's not your imagination: Many online brokers impose initial deposit requirements of $1,000 or more. Mutual funds, a common investment choice with close to $16 trillion in U.S. assets, often have similar minimums.<p>But that doesn't mean you should sit on …

Investing

The City That Works - Curbed Chicago

Gensler Tops Out on World's Second Tallest Skyscraper: Shanghai Tower

On schedule to be China’s tallest and the world’s second tallest skyscraper, the <b>Gensler</b> -designed Shanghai Tower has topped out at 632 meters (2,074 …

Skyscrapers

Modern Architecture - The Merging Towers: Seoul

Although this proposal by Asymptote did not win the “Dream Hub” master plan competition for the Yongsan International Business District of Seoul, South Korea, I'm totally blown away by their ambitious imagination.<p>The FCD Yongsan Landmark Tower was conceived and designed to be among the most …

Snowden's preferred messaging app Signal comes to Chrome

Open Whisper Systems has launched a desktop version of its free secure messaging app Signal. It’s the same service NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden uses, so it’s perfect for all your super-secret correspondence.<p>Signal is now available in beta as a Chrome app, and lets you send text, picture, and …