Investing

The Biggest Financial Change You'll Face in Retirement

You're going to miss your paycheck in more ways than one. Here's how to deal with that change.<p>The biggest financial change you'll face when you …

Personal Finance

Simple Elliott Wave Tricks That Will Improve Your Trading

Elliott Wave Theory was developed by Ralph Nelson in the 1920s. Nelson found that financial markets have movement characteristics that repeat over …

Trading

A Major Stock Market Correction Is Coming: Dr. Doom Marc Faber

The party is coming to an end folks.<p>Stock markets are trading at all-time highs and heading for their ninth straight year of record valuations, but …

Marc Faber

This one simple life change could help you earn more money — and feel happier at work

It may be a cliché, but the old saying that the early bird gets the worm may very well be true. A recent survey of 1,000 Americans by Sleep Junkie …

Sleep

Is Your Wi-Fi Connection Safe? Here's What You Need to Know About the KRACK Attack

Don't panic, but do take these simple steps to stay safe until your device gets a proper fix. A few companies have already found a plug for this …

Wi-Fi

10 smart financial retirement moves you can make today

Retirement

These people earn a second income sharing their online trading knowledge

The world of online trading has a lot more to offer than just buying and selling assets online. As it turns out, some traders earn extra income by allowing others to copy what they do.<p>Day trading is hardly a new practice. Ever since the Internet revolution made trading available to almost anyone, …

Trading

Act Now To Lock In 6.2% Monthly Income On This Utility Fund

The Reaves Utility Income Fund is a superb low-risk retirement income investment.<p>The recent capital raise temporarily depressed the share price.<p>This …

Business

Best Cities for Quality of Life

With so many websites offering free financial tools, it can be hard to know whom to trust. At NerdWallet, we spend literally 1,000s of hours …

Personal Finance

Early Bitcoin Investor Has Some Advice On How Much Money to Hold in Bitcoin

As bitcoin approaches yet another record, Union Square Ventures LLC’s Fred Wilson says investors should be careful how much of their portfolios are …

Business

3 Great Reasons to Take Social Security at 62

If you find yourself in any of these situations, think about claiming your Social Security benefits sooner rather than later.<p>It's popular to take …

Social Security

How big is the risk of another Black Monday equities crash?

Art Cashin recalls the heady atmosphere that dominated the New York Stock Exchange for much of 1987. After five or six straight days of the market …

Trading

Berkshire Hathaway And 6 Other Piggyback Stocks To Profit From

I call it the Purloined Portfolio.<p>Once a year, based on government filings, I highlight a few stocks owned by other money managers I like or admire and make piggyback recommendations. This thievery has paid off pretty well over the years.<p>Prior to today, I’ve compiled 13 Purloined Portfolios. The …

Stocks

Philippines stocks higher at close of trade; PSEi Composite up 0.59%

Investing.com – Philippines stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Holding Firms, Services and Property sectors led shares …

Stock Markets

10 Most-Missed Tax Deductions

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Feb. 27.</i><p>It's tax season, and that means we all are gathering receipts, counting deductions and doing all we can …

Personal Finance

Liz Weston: How to buy the last house you'll ever buy

My husband and I bought what we thought was a starter home 20 years ago. Now we think of it as our "forever" home, where we plan to retire and live out the rest of our days.<p>We got lucky, because most of the features that make our place good for "aging in place" — the single-story layout, open …

Business

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 16

While on one side, the traditional money managers and investment bankers continue to voice their opposition to Bitcoin, the State bank of Mauritius …

Trading

'A huge risk of contagion': Everything you need to know about ETFs — the hot investment area that some think will cause the next financial crisis

• <b>Exchange traded funds have grown 500% in value since 2008 to $4 trillion.</b>• <b><br>ETFs have never been prevalent during a downturn, so there are fears that once the market turns, things might get messy.</b>• <b><br>Bond market guru Mohamed El-Erian says ETFs pose a "huge risk of contagion."</b><p>LONDON — When the American …

Finance

Buy the Dow index on any dips, technical trader says

What is it going to take to stop the relentless uptrend in the Dow? This is an important question because the answer tells traders if it is time to …

Trading

Car Manufacturers Are Electrifying Copper, 'The Metal Of The Future'

Here's why copper is the "metal of the future."<p>Cobalt gets its day in the sun.<p>Gold closed above $1,300 an ounce.<p>As many of you know, copper is often …

Business

Activist Investor RBR Capital Advisors presses for Credit Suisse break-up

ZURICH (Reuters) - Activist investor RBR Capital Advisors has launched a campaign to break up Credit Suisse after building up a small stake in Switzerland's second biggest lender.<p>A spokesman for the Swiss hedge fund told Reuters on Tuesday it has been talking to the management of the bank which it …

Credit Suisse

How Donald Trump Played the 1987 Crash

Thirty years ago this week, the stock market took a massive nosedive, a plunge that came to be known as Black Monday.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank 508 points on Oct. 19, 1987, losing more than a fifth of its value in its largest-ever daily decline.<p>A few investors said they predicted the …

Business

2 growth bargains I’d buy and hold for 25 years

They say that no investment portfolio is complete without some exposure to gold.<p>The store-of-value metal is a great hedge in times of political and …

Stocks

Bets on a 'dangerous' trade that reminds experts of the 1987 market crash just hit a new record

Investors just can't resist making a quick buck on the motionless stock market.<p>With price swings already locked near record lows for weeks, traders have pushed short bets on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) — widely known as the S&P 500 fear gauge — to a new record.<p>It marks the fourth such record in …

Business

7 Forgotten Apple Products That Failed Miserably

The road to the iPhone is littered with devices that never took off.<p>Today, <b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) is often seen as the tech darling that can do no wrong. …

Business

How a young German director documented illegal gold mining in Ghana

Filmmaker Johannes Preuss has received a student Oscar for his film, "Galamsay," which was shot in Ghana and looks at the illegal gold trade there. …

World News

For the Non-Rich, the Child Tax Credit Is the Key to Tax Reform

Many specifics of the Republicans’ tax plan are unclear, but whether the middle class and the poor are helped depends primarily on how the plan deals with the child tax credit.

Politics

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Filing Insurance Claims

Like many small business owners, you may make mistakes when filing insurance claims. Such mistakes are easy to make but can have serious …

Insurance

What would ETFs do in a 1987-style stock-market crash? - MarketWatch

The stock market of 2017 is very different than the market of 1987, when a historic one-day collapse occurred, and one of the biggest changes is the …

Trading

Is Your Stock Portfolio Too 'Plain Vanilla'?

In the financial world, the term “plain vanilla” is often used to describe an investment portfolio with very little complexity. What an advisor most …

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