Ruhul Amin

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Buying beats renting, but not by much in these places

Real estate prices are rising, but buying a home still makes more financial sense than renting.<p>Right now, homeownership is 35% cheaper than renting on a national level, according to a report from Trulia. Last year, it was 33% cheaper to be a homeowner than a tenant.<p>Home prices have risen slightly …

Obama says Elizabeth Warren 'absolutely wrong' on trade

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama is personally challenging some of the assertions being made by his fellow Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren over his push for greater free trade authority. In an interview with Yahoo, released on Saturday, the President said "she's absolutely …

How to negotiate like a Wall Street banker

Think what you want about Wall Street bankers -- they're greedy, overpaid, egotistical -- but negotiation is their area of expertise.<p>They have perfected the art of cutting a deal to their advantage, whether it's to buy a company, trade a stock or snag a bigger bonus.<p>You don't need millions (or …

Don't fear China. Fear Washington.

China isn't the bogeyman hiding in America's closet. Congress might be, though.<p>At least that's what three former U.S. Treasury secretaries believe.<p>Yes, the U.S. is facing a serious economic challenge from China and other faster-growing economies. And yes, China and the U.S. will continue to butt …

How to cut monthly bills and change your financial life

Hello, MarketWatchers.<p>Strategies to cut your monthly bills<p>Shop around for a better car insurance deal and consider refinancing your home …

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9 Habits That Lead to Terrible Decisions

Several years ago we came up with a great idea for a new leadership-development offering we thought would be valuable to everyone. We had research demonstrating that when people embarked on a self-development program, their success increased dramatically when they received follow-up encouragement. …

What Really Happens To Stocks When The Fed Tightens Monetary Policy?

<i>Opinions expressed are those of John Buckingham, Chief Investment Officer of Al Frank Asset Management, Inc. (AFAM). a division of AFAM Capital, Inc. and editor of The Prudent Speculator</i> newsletter <i>and are subject to change without notice and are not intended to be a forecast of future events, a</i> …

6 shampoos to use if you're worried about hair loss

In fact, two-thirds of American men will experience some sort of hair loss by the time they're 35, according to the American Hair Loss Association.<p>Male pattern baldness, which is inherited genetically, is the major reason for hair loss (although stress and illness can also be catalysts).<p>So far, no …

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Top US Commander Under Arrest For Refusing To Fire Nukes At Russia

Faking Murders And Stealing Bitcoin: Why The Silk Road Is The Strangest Crime Story Of The Decade

To his family, he was former Eagle Scout Ross Ulbricht. To his housemates, he was “Joshua Terrey.” To the U.S. government, he’s “The Dread Pirate Roberts” – the criminal mastermind who created and operated the billion dollar black market website Silk Road. His trial began on January 13.<p>The …

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9 Books Bill Gates Thinks Everyone Should Read

While Bill Gates has a schedule that's planned down to the minute, the entrepreneur-turned-billionaire-humanitarian still gobbles up about a book a week.<p>Aside from a handful of novels, they're mostly nonfiction books covering his and his foundation's broad range of interests. A lot of them are …

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Bill Gates’ five favorite books of 2014

In addition to running one of the world’s largest charitable foundations, and taking on a dramatically expanded role at Microsoft, Bill Gates is a voracious reader and produces an annual list of his favorite reads.<p>The list he released today (not all published in 2014, but he read or revisited them …

Apple removes weed dealing game from app store

The rules on marijuana are blurry, even in the virtual world.<p>The makers of a game called Weed Firm says Apple removed the app from the iTunes App Store this week after hitting No. 1 on the store's download charts.<p>In Weed Firm, players walk in the shoes of pot dealer Ted Growing through his "vicious …