Eric Trinidad

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White House warns Europe on Greek showdown

Washington blames Europe for the lack of global recovery and is losing its patience with EMU creditor states that fail to pull their weight<p>The Obama administration has leapt to the defence of Greece, warning Germany and Europe’s creditor powers that they must meet Athens half-way to avert a …

Costco just killed my favorite credit card

My go-to credit card for the past nine years has been my Costco American Express card. I'm incredibly bummed that I only have a year left with it.<p>Costco and Amex (AXP) announced this week that they have failed to come to terms to extend their 16-year exclusive partnership. American Express was the …

The 11 Sexiest Things Warren Buffett Ever Said

Billionaire, oracle, lover. America's most famous investor has also shared plenty of wisdom on matters of the heart, and groin.

Is your life insurance through work enough?

If your company provides free or low-cost life insurance as a benefit, it can be tempting to check that item off your to-do list. After all, at least your family can afford your funeral and probably have some money left over.<p>But take another look and you might well find that you still need a …

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If the West Coast ports shut down, who wins and who loses?

On any given day, up to a dozen ships handle more than $1 billion worth of goods in the mammoth ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the nation's busiest seaport.<p>Thousands of trucks carry off 40% of the nation's incoming container cargo each year, feeding into an extensive highway and rail network …

The Justine Sacco redemption tour: Too little too late?

Justine Sacco made headlines a little over year ago when a very ill-conceived tweet she sent burst into viral flames. Sacco was the head of global …

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Ford's GT, American supercar, to be built in Canada

CHICAGO -- Ford has tapped a Canadian company to build the GT, an iconic American super car.<p>Because the car will have a carbon fiber body, Ford is turning to Multimatic Inc. which is based in Markham, Ontario, outside Toronto, to make the two-door, mid-engined car that will have at least 600 …

39 Habits of Extremely Happy People

Happy people are more successful than those who are not. Get a lot happier starting right now.<p>Plain and simple, happy people are more successful people. They also feel less stress, are more fun to be around, are more optimistic, and enjoy their lives more than people who are unhappy. Unfortunately, …

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This Fake Infomercial Shows What’s Really Wrong With Every Tech Startup

Adult Swim’s 11-minute parody of ’80s credits sequences captured the imagination of the Internet last week with its sheer outrageousness. The latest item to emerge from the programming block’s experimental 4am slot is a fake infomercial that’s so true to life, it’s unbelievable.<p>“Smart Pipe” is a …