Peter Leung

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America's Most Popular Supermarket Is Also Its Least Loved

Walmart has both the highest sales and lowest consumer ratings among grocery shoppers. And this makes sense how?<p>More Americans buy their groceries at …

Emvio's smartwatch will tell you when you're stressing out

Smartwatches are growing ever more capable by the day. Sometimes, though, there's no harm in a little focus. Enter Emvio, a watch with one core goal: to help you manage stress. There are no message notifications or apps, instead, Emvio monitors variations in your heart rate (HRV), only bothering …

Is Your Retirement Account Growing Fast Enough?

Are you keeping pace? Total U.S. retirement market assets mushroomed to $21.5 trillion in 2014 — up 9.6% from a year earlier, according to Spectrem …

Retirement

Hillary Clinton confirms she wiped her email server

Members of the US House of Representatives hoping to get a look at Hillary Clinton's personal email server just got a big disappointment. Clinton's attorney has confirmed to a House committee on Benghazi that, after handing over work-related email to the State Department, the politician both "chose …

Chris Sacca

Five-time Midas Lister Chris Sacca finally breaks into the top ten--and the billionaire ranks--thanks to his early bets on Twitter and Uber as well as a host of other startups such as Stripe, Twilio, Docker, Lookout and Automattic. His Lowercase Capital was also one of the first investors in …

Tesla's Model X could send its stock skidding: Pros

Tesla shares are down nearly 20 percent so far this year and at least one analyst believes there's more pain to come—and most of that has to do with …

Facebook completes first drone flight above UK, Mark Zuckerberg confirms

The social network's chief Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has seen its first test flight above the UK carried out by a solar-powered drone<p>Solar powered drones which provide internet access to rural and remote areas have been trialled in UK for first time by Facebook.<p>They “have a wingspan greater …

Mark Zuckerberg

Sorry, but there was never an oil storage crisis

Probably not, according to Robert Rapier of Energy Trends Insider.<p>In fact, we're not even close.<p>Rapier writes that "oil producers could continue to add a million barrels a week (which is about the average over the past year) for nearly four years before crude oil storage is actually full."<p>The …

Oil

4 Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your IRA

T<i>he IRA is a key part of retirement planning, but too few know how to tap its full potential. AdviceIQ Network member Jim Blankenship, an independent, fee-only financial planner at Blankenship Financial Planning in New Berlin, Ill., is a leading expert on tax and retirement issues. His advice:</i><p>An …

Meet Cyanogen, The Startup That Wants To Steal Android From Google

It’s a little hard to take Kirt McMaster seriously at first. He tends to run on his own schedule, and when he shows up 20 minutes late for a meeting on a recent weekday, there’s not so much as a mention of his tardiness, let alone an apology. In black jeans, a black hoodie that looks a half-size …

Don't Be A Retirement Saving 'Dropout'

A new study points out a pretty scary statistic: Of middle-class kids who go to college, just 40% finish with a degree. If you’re a parent with young kids and saving for your own retirement, the reason why this happens matters to you.<p>Think about it for a minute. Ten capable high-school graduates …

Despite some high-profile crashes, air travel is safe and getting safer

The Tuesday crash of the Germanwings plane over the French Alps, with 150 passengers and crew feared dead, may have people wondering if it’s still …

Airlines

What’s best: Total-return or income investing?

The nest egg is under pressure. People are living longer — sometimes a lot longer — at a time when their ability to comfortably support themselves …

Investing

Opinion: 7 reasons to buy Google stock

Google Inc. GOOG, -1.02% got a bit of a bump in recent days on news of a big-time hire, snapping up Morgan Stanley MS, -2.14% exec Ruth Porat to make …

Opinion: You won’t know the bull market is over until the bear is here

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (MarketWatch) — Confident you’ll know it when this incredible bull market tops out?<p>I doubt it.<p>Actually, I’m confident you will have …

Stock Markets

Social Security will barely cover your health costs

If you need a reminder that Medicare covers only a portion of retiree medical expenses, check out this report.<p>Released Wednesday by HealthView …

Retirement

The Kraft-Heinz merger may spur a takeover of these companies

After the merger agreement between Kraft Foods and Heinz was announced on Wednesday, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, whose company will own a …

Investing

Why more U.S. colleges will go under in the next few years

When officials at Sweet Briar College announced earlier this month that the Virginia women's’ school would close at the end of this year, the news …

The 10 Things Financial Aid Award Letters Don’t Tell You

According to student loan servicer Sallie Mae, nearly two-thirds of families (65%) used grants and scholarships to pay for college in 2013, up from 61% in 2012 and up from only half of families five years ago. What’s more, 49% of parents say they’re not regularly setting aside money to college …

3 reasons to use a Roth IRA to save for college

For some time now, the cost of a college degree has been rising at perilously high rates. For many, the dream of one day going to college remains …

Retirement

The risks of investing in a college education

Over the next week or so, the last of the 3.5 million American high school students will know whether or not they’ve been accepted by the college of …

What degree you should study to become a billionaire

Prospective university students set on making their millions should sign up for engineering lectures.<p>More than a fifth, or 22pc, of the world’s wealthiest people studied engineering at university, accounting for almost twice as many billionaires’ degrees as the next most popular choice.<p>A business …

Should You Be Concerned About U.S. Interest Rate Hikes?

<i>LINKS MARKED * ARE AFFILIATE LINKS.</i><p>The Interest Rate Conundrum<p>The Fed under Janet Yellen indicated that U.S. interest rates may be raised in June …

The World's Youngest Billionaires 2015

Fourty-six of the world's wealthiest people are under 40 years old. Meet the globe's richest youngsters.

Billionaires

Sushi Rice

Put the rice in a sieve(with holes small enough so the rice doesn't pass through) over a bowl and wash the rice with cold tap water.<p>Use your hands to …

Qualities Your Next Mentor Should Have

Finding a mentor isn’t easy and not every person you admire is perfect for the task. In a recent online panel, we asked our experts in small business and leadership what qualities effective mentors share. Here’s what they suggest.<p><b>They’ve solved the problems you’re facing right now.</b> Find someone who …

Entrepreneurship