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Does Apple Think We’re Clowns?

Good luck getting the most expensive iPhone ever<p>So, are you planning to line up at your local <b>Apple Store</b> Friday to buy that new $1,000 <b>iPhone X</b>?<p>It’s become an American tradition since the first iPhone launched 10 years ago, as regular as Groundhog Day: an annual cycle of iPhone lust, followed by …

Apple Store

Silicon Valley vs. Wall Street

How tech is breaking the bank<p>Thirty years ago last Monday, the <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> fell by 508 points.<p>The 22.6% drop, known as <b>Black Monday</b>, was the biggest decline ever recorded on Wall Street. The culprit was an algorithm run amok: software automatically started selling off futures when …

Silicon Valley

3 Stocks I'm Never Selling

These three stocks will remain in my real-money retirement portfolio for a long, long time. Should they help you manage your nest egg, too?<p>I welcomed …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%

High-yielding stocks can be rewarding, but you have to be careful about risk.<p>High-yield dividend stocks are always tempting, but you have to be more …

The Risk of Nuclear War with North Korea

On the ground in Pyongyang: Could Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump goad each other into a devastating confrontation?<p>1. The Madman Theory<p>The United States has no diplomatic relations with North Korea, so there is no embassy in Washington, but for years the two countries have relied on the “New York …

Robert Mueller Just Formed an Alliance That Should Terrify Trump

The president could be powerless to stop it.<p><b>Donald Trump</b> has not been coy about his ability to undermine <b>Robert Mueller’s</b> Russia investigation. Last month, after news broke that Mueller could be looking into the Trump family’s finances and business deals, <i>The Washington Post</i> reported that the …

Donald Trump

Every Person Should Do These 8 Things Before 8 A.M. | Inc.com

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve -- without question, your time will get lost in the vacuum of our increasingly …

Self-improvement

How to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute

<i>Tech savvy</i>. <i>Culturally aware</i>. <i>Underemployed</i>. <i>Spiritual</i> but not <i>religious</i>.<p>These are all words and phrases that have come to be associated with the …

So This Is Why Facebook Wanted WhatsApp So Badly

Just because Facebook knew how popular WhatsApp was becoming doesn't mean it had to pay an arm and a leg.<p>I've long been a skeptic of <b>Facebook</b>'s …

The Four-Letter Code to Selling Just About Anything

What makes things cool?<p>Several decades before he became the father of industrial design, Raymond Loewy boarded the SS <i>France</i> in 1919 to sail across the Atlantic from his devastated continent to the United States. The influenza pandemic had taken his mother and father, and his service in the French …

Savers too scared to invest have 81% chance of dying broke

As you age, your fear of running out of money will grow. It should. Because as you approach retirement, you’ll have fewer opportunities to out-earn your spending. Fear rightly keeps you in check. It can be the difference between running out of resources and a sustainable retirement income …

Retirement