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Helicopter money: central banks' last resort

Imagine cash spewing out of a helicopter over your neighborhood.<p>Central banks -- struggling to spark growth -- are basically talking about it.<p>"It's a last resort of a desperate economy," says Kathy Jones, chief fixed income strategist at Charles Schwab. "I wouldn't rule it out."<p>Ahead of the Federal …

Prince autopsy planned for today

<b>(CNN) —</b> As stunned fans mourned legendary singer Prince, questions remained on what killed him days after he performed in Atlanta to rave reviews.<p>Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death. An autopsy will be conducted Friday, starting at 9 a.m. CT (10 a.m. ET).<p>Prince …

Los Angeles

10 money mistakes rich people never make

I hear people giving financial advice all the time. Most of them aren't rich.<p>Those who are rich would disagree with what many charlatans preach. The other day, I came across an article proclaiming, "Skip your lunch, don't buy expensive coffee, cut your hair less often." This is a horrendous way to …

Money

11 Signs You Definitely Should Quit Your Job Soon

If you've dreamed of becoming an entrepreneur--or in the meantime having a better job--here's why you should make that move.<p>Some people quit a job to earn more money elsewhere. Some quit their jobsfor a better opportunity.<p>And some quit a job to start their own business, which to me is the best …

Nicki Minaj: US prison system 'is like slavery'

The rapper made forthright comments about mass incarceration, the death of Texas woman Sandra Bland in police custody and her unapologetic sexuality in a Billboard interview<p>Nicki Minaj has spoken about the war on drugs in the US, likening mass incarceration to slavery in a recent interview with …

Nicki Minaj

U.S. Household Net Worth Fell $1.2 Trillion in Last Quarter

This is one of the biggest declines in net worth since the recovery.<p>Americans’ total net worth declined by $1.2 trillion in the third quarter of …

3 Lessons I've Learned From a Bad Breakup

It was December 26, 2011.<p>My bags were packed and I was ready to go. I was sitting in my studio apartment waiting for him to text me to let me know he was here to drive me to the train station.<p>And I was the most nervous I had ever been in my life.<p>More nervous than when I got my first dorm room for …

Drake Is ‘Soft Like Tissue,’ NASCAR Great Mark Martin Says

It turns out rappers aren’t the only ones who think Drake is soft. Even NASCAR legends consider his lint-rolling ways rather peculiar.<p>Take former …

A financial planner says there's something everyone should do before trying to get rich

That's why we like insight into how rich people get to where they are, from the actions they take to the habits they foster to the strategies regular people use to become millionaires.<p>However, says certified financial planner Jeff Rose, founder of Alliance Wealth Management, there's something …

Personal Finance

Tupac Letter Written From Jail To Sell For $225,000

Weeks after it was revealed that handwritten lyric sheets from the late Tupac Shakur were to sell at auction, it has now been announced that another …

9 Authentic Lessons for Entrepreneurs from Shark Tank

Over the past few years, you could say that Shark Tank has become one of the best sources of education for entrepreneurship. If you were to watch …

Tupac Shakur’s Earnest 1995 Prison Letter Selling for $225,000

A handwritten five-page letter penned by Tupac Shakur while incarcerated in 1995 is now being offered with a $225,000 asking price. Memorabilia …

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Entrepreneurship

What Edward Snowden On Twitter Could Mean For The Presidential Race

Twitter's newest high-profile user just might push the issue of domestic surveillance back into the presidential campaign's conversation.<p>Edward Snowden sent his first-ever tweet at noon on Tuesday, asking, "Can you hear me now?"<p>One Republican candidate clearly did. Within the hour, former New York …

Social Media

From dirt poor to billionaire — the incredible rags-to-riches story of fashion legend Ralph Lauren

On Tuesday, the fashion legend announced he would step down as CEO from his iconic brand Polo Ralph Lauren.<p>He will stay with the company as its executive chairman and chief creative officer.<p>Lauren has an estimated net worth of $6 billion.<p>Long before he became a fashion icon, he was Ralph Lipschitz, …

Ralph Lauren

Diversify your coding skills with this $8 course bundle

Shutterstock You don't need in-depth research to see that web development and coding are still highly sought after— and often lucrative— areas of expertise in today's increasingly tech savvy job market.<p>The more you can get to know the key programming languages that make up our beautiful Web, the …

Programming

Learn this beginner-friendly coding language that's used by sites like Google and Dropbox

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Stack Commerce Whether web development is your calling or web developers' six-figure salaries are, coding is an undeniably great skill …

Programming

26 Mobile Apps for Entrepreneurs

A variety of innovative and highly useful apps for entrepreneurs are emerging that aim to completely change the obstacles faced by those behind early …