Jonathan Amaya

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Paying off debt vs. down payment on a home

Dear Dave,<p>My husband and I are in our 50s, and we have just $12,000 to pay off before we’re debt-free. We’ve paid off almost $70,000 in debt in the last two years. We would like to buy a house soon, but we know we also need an emergency fund. It would take us almost a year to build up an emergency …

How much money should you save by time you're 30, according to personal finance experts

While the pressure on young people to repay their student loans and earn enough from finding a well-paid job in competitive markets while also paying …

3 Biotechs Likely to Be Acquired in 2017

The year is still young, but we've already seen acquisitions of <b>Ariad</b> and <b>CoLucid</b>. Which biotechs could be scooped up next in 2017? Here's why <b>Clovis Oncology</b> (NASDAQ: CLVS), <b>Intercept Pharmaceuticals</b> (NASDAQ: ICPT), and <b>Jazz Pharmaceuticals</b> (NASDAQ: JAZZ) could be at the top of the list.<p>Image source: …

PKK offshoot 'claims' Diyarbakir bomb attack

An offshoot of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, has claimed responsibility for a deadly car bomb attack in Turkey’s southeast.<p>That’s according to a report from the Kurdish ANF news agency, which cites a statement from the Kurdistan Freedom Hawks, also known as TAK.<p>Friday’s attack in …

10 Books Every College Freshman Needs to Read

1<p><i>The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion</i>, by Elle Luna<p>Is your freshman overwhelmed at the prospect of choosing (and sticking …

College & University

Google Glass for everybody a 'year-ish' away

Google Glass is the latest hot technology getting daily buzz, but it won't be coming to stores soon and it won't be cheap. Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt addressed the question of when consumers might be able to purchase the digital eyewear during an interview with the BBC: "It's fair to …

Google Glass