Philip Chen

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The future of the bank branch is in trouble — here's why

Millennials are increasingly turning to digital banking channels to perform their banking activities, and they're visiting their banks' branches less often than ever before.<p>The behaviors and preferences of this generation — which makes up the largest share of both the US population and the employed …

Banking

Outside》2014年美國「十大禁書」

<b>Billy Tong</b><p>這是一個小孩子只要拿起手機,就能輕易造訪色情網站的年代。到今時今日,若果還說要禁止某些書藉來防止小孩「學壞」,這也未免太落伍了。然而,世界正是這樣的運轉著。每年,美國各大學校及圖書館也要面對各種棘手的「挑戰」,全美數以百計的圖書館被投訴、要求下架,主要原因是怪獸家長們自覺要「挺身 …

Most Americans have less than $1,000 in savings

Americans are living right on the edge — at least when it comes to financial planning.<p>Approximately 62% of Americans have less than $1,000 in their …

Personal Finance

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2015-07-03<p>圖片來源:Sony Pictures<p>《軍官與魔鬼》(A Few Good Men)是一部1992年的美國劇情片,入圍四項奧斯卡獎、五項金球獎,是該年度的強片之一。本片成本4000萬美金,總票房高達2.4億美金,投資報酬率極高;目前在IMDb上拿到7.6分,在爛番茄網站上拿到81% …

The ghost of Argentina is haunting Greek debt talks

Like Greece, Argentina had been living beyond its means for years, dating back at least to the country's 1976 to 1983 dictatorship, when the junta jacked up military spending.<p>The debt continued to spiral in the 1990s as Argentina borrowed to fund a novel inflation-fighting program in which the …

Here's the most profitable way to trade a geopolitical shock

However, history shows these events generally don't have a sustained impact.<p>"We reviewed the data and it seems that the large majority of individual major events — ranging from the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand 100 years ago through to 9/11 and recent events in Iraq and Ukraine — impact major …

不用換4K螢幕,啟用顯卡 DSR/VSR 功能,騙過檢測照玩 4K 超解析遊戲 | T客邦

目前主流的螢幕解析度大部份是 1080p,也就是 1920*1080,不過 4K 解析度的遊戲與影片,逐漸出現在市面上,想要提前享受 4K 畫質的遊戲畫面嗎?不用換螢幕,也能搶先嘗鮮細膩畫質。<p>DSR/VSR 畫面強化技術<p>MVIDIA 的 DSR(Dynamic Super Resolution)與 …

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The Case for Gold -- Just in Case!

No one is talking much about gold these days, since gold is typically viewed as a hedge against inflation, and there's very little inflation around. Even worse, if the Fed raises rates, gold becomes less attractive as an investment. The price of gold has been fluctuating wildly around $1200 an …

What's wrong with finance

BOTH financiers and economists still get the blame for the 2007-2009 financial crisis: the first group for causing it and the second for not …

Economics

The American dream goes to hell: How colleges are shutting their doors—and leaving students with the bill

At its height, Corinthian Colleges ran 127 different campuses. Now it’s abandoning its students to crippling debt<p>For years, financial-industry mouthpieces warned of the dangers of strategic default, the idea that if you give homeowners relief on their mortgages, they would simply stop paying to get …

American Entrepreneurship Is Actually Vanishing. Here's Why | Inc.com

The growing dominance of established players in the retail and services sectors has a rough parallel in the tech industry. New research from Play Bigger, which advises business leaders on creating new markets, found that tech companies today achieve market-cap milestones--$500 million, $1 billion, …

Entrepreneurship

A billionaire's warning on index funds

Index funds revolutionized the investing world. Built on the idea that markets are efficient and the best way to outperform is to reduce costs, index funds have grown to manage trillions of dollars in assets.<p>In fact, nearly one in every $5 invested in stock funds is invested in an index fund, up …

Investing

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Vitamin B.S.

How people came to believe the myth that nutritional supplements could make them into better, healthier versions of themselves<p>In 1941, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt summoned hundreds of scientists, doctors, and food manufacturers to Washington, D.C. to discuss a weapon that would help the …

Why the right hates American history

Thomas Jefferson knew that education is vital to a functioning Democratic Republic. Conservatives have other ideas<p>Sure, the war on education helps Republican lawmakers destroy unions and slash government spending, but it's our history of progressive change that makes Conservatives hate accurate …

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Fast and lightweight mobile news feed reader for your country major newspapers!<br>Choose, read and easily compare the most famous newspapers with your …

Capitalism’s unlikely heroes

AS INVENTIONS go, the public company is one of capitalism’s greatest. Initial public offerings promote innovation, by providing an exit route for …

Why is the financial industry so afraid of this man?

Joseph Stiglitz has won a Nobel Prize for economics. So why has he apparently been blacklisted by regulators?<p>If the government were creating a new panel to advise on financial regulation, it would make sense to include a Nobel Laureate considered one of the most influential living economists. Yet …

Past and future tense

A FINANCIAL crash in Russia; falling oil prices and a strong dollar; a new gold rush in Silicon Valley and a resurgent American economy; weakness in …

Economics

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