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Opinion: U.S.-China trade spat isn’t why stocks are stumbling

Do you really think the threat of a trade war is causing U.S. stocks to stumble? That’s what the headline writers would have you believe, but I’m not …

Stock Markets

Britain's enduring love affair with its canals

What is about canals? Actors Timothy West and Prunella Scales have made eight TV series about their canal journeys around the world, while Aboard! The Canal Trip, a two-hour, real-time journey down the Kennett & Avon with no commentary on BBC Four, attracted half a million viewers.<p>Now tattooed …

$22 Billion in U.S. Marijuana Sales by 2022: The Top Stock to Buy to Ride the Wave

The U.S. marijuana market could skyrocket over the next five years. And this stock looks like a great way to profit.<p>22 by '22.<p>That could be the …

Cannabis

3 Monster Stocks in the Making

Looking for growth potential? Look to China.<p>For investors willing to take on above-average risk in pursuit of huge returns, the Chinese tech sector …

Investing

How To Create A (Nearly) No-Risk Fixed-Income Portfolio That Won't Go Down

The traditional paradigm for life insurance and annuities stem from the historical sales tactics including high commissions and questionable features …

Retirement

General Motors is a 'raging bull' opportunity in autonomous car space: Citigroup

General Motors is a leader in the future autonomous vehicle network space, according to Citigroup, spelling a "raging bull" case for the …

General Motors

Collect $3,333 In Monthly Dividends On Just $500,000 For Life

Most investors with $500,000 in their portfolios think they don’t have enough money to retire on.<p>They do – they just need to do two things with their …

Investing

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

How to buy overseas shares and how much it will cost

London’s stock market is home to hundreds of attractive businesses, but not every industry or sector is comprehensively represented.<p>If you want to buy shares in companies such as Amazon, BMW or Samsung, you will have to trade overseas.<p>A decade ago, this would have been difficult and costly. Today, …

Investing

This unusual cryptocurrency company made $32,000 in 30 days — now it's moving to Canada to avoid American regulation

In January, Auston Bunsen and two of his friends stumbled upon a very lucrative idea: help the tech illiterate learn about cryptocurrencies by taking the guesswork out of investing.<p>That idea became CBlocks, a mystery box of cryptocurrencies, sent on demand. The concept was simple: Interested …

Warren Buffett shares the epiphany he had in 1942 that dictated the rest of his investment career

Warren Buffett has a story for you.<p>It took place back in March 1942, when the Berkshire Hathaway chief executive officer was 11 years old — and it shines a light into the psyche of one of history's most successful investors.<p>Speaking in Omaha, Nebraska at his firm's annual shareholder meeting, …

Moonshot Picks: Cryptos With Massive Upside (500+% Potential Gains) | May 2018

In this article, we follow up with the percentage gains from our April top picks (since our April 4th article Moonshot Picks up to this point). We …

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

The cheapest, fastest and most frequent ferry services to Europe

I have been comparing ferry fares out of the UK for many years, and I still hesitate to make definitive statements about what is happening to prices.<p>The problem is that, like airfares, they have become an almost entirely movable feast – it’s impossible to know how many spaces are sold at what …

Shell licensee to float African petrol station business in London

The operator of Shell’s 1,800 petrol stations in Africa is preparing to list on the London Stock Exchange next month ahead of a planned expansion across the fuel-hungry continent.<p>Vivo Energy has held the exclusive rights to sell Royal Dutch Shell’s fuels, lubricants and forecourt services across 15 …

A brief history of the 1929 stock market crash

On October 16, 1929, Yale economist Irving Fisher wrote in the New York Times that "Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau." Eight days later, on October 24, 1929, the stock market began a four-day crash on what became known as Black Thursday. This crash cost investors …

Are we in the beginning of a bear market?

The best financial advice is to buy low and sell high. The problem, of course, is that it’s impossible to identify highs and lows until after the fact.<p>Last year, I went to a party full of bankers, and every one I spoke to told me they had pulled out of the market. And they really meant it: their …

9 food parts you should never throw away

If you're immediately tossing those leftover parts of fresh produce in the trash, you could be missing out on some powerful nutrients—and losing money in the process.

Why Lithium Is About To Replace Oil

Would you be interested in buying a commodity that will become the basis for the global economy for the second half of the 21st century?<p>How about a …

Rare Earth

Most people probably don't know Goldman Sachs offers a savings account with excellent perks — and anyone can use it with just $1

Goldman Sachs might conjure images of men in suits making money, but now anybody can earn extra dough through the investment bank.<p>Marcus— named after the Goldman Sachs founder Marcus Goldman — allows any adult (except in Maryland, where Marcus is not yet available) to create a savings account.<p>The …

Retire Rich: How To Buy Low And Sell High

Sure, everyone wants to buy low and sell high. However, it is easier said than done and most people fail to achieve this. As a matter of fact, the …

Investing

Scientists say the dream of unlimited clean energy is about to come true

In just 15 years, the U.S. will be producing unlimited amounts of nearly free, completely green energy. Not only would such an energy holy grail mean the end of humanity’s dependence on expensive fossil fuels, it would also be a panacea for climate change.<p>Amazingly, this is not a science fiction. …

Bitcoin could fall below $5,000 if this report on a mysterious cryptotoken is right

Some people think bitcoin’s spectacular price rise last year was manipulated by a cryptotoken called Tether that’s supposed to be pegged to the US dollar. Now, an anonymous report answers the question: What would bitcoin be worth without Tether? The answer: around $4,500, based on the current …

Cryptocurrency

Kraken Bitcoin Exchange Reopens After Two Anxious Days

Kraken, a major North American cryptocurrency exchange and the fifth-largest globally, came back online Saturday after an exceptionally long …

Which Cryptocurrencies Have the Fastest Transaction Speeds?

Hint: Bitcoin and Ethereum aren't anywhere near the top.<p>The stock market may be the most traditional path investors have used to create wealth over …

The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Bad News Bears: Cryptocurrency Stories of 2017 That Brought Us Down

2017 has seen its spate of both good and bad stories for all sides of the cryptocurrency space. Whether you believe in dutch tulips or you worship at …

The Lessons I Learned in Cryptoland - Data Blogger

There are many cryptocurrencies which you can buy. Where should you even start? In this article, I will share the lessons I have learned over the …

Consider These Digital Currency Exchange Alternatives to Coinbase

Over the past few months, Coinbase has almost become synonymous with Bitcoin and other mainstream cryptocurrencies. The popular digital currency …