Friday, March 22, 2019
There are now more open jobs than there are workers to fill them, and that situation will only get worse as the holiday season begins. Seasonal hiring will create even more demand for workers, and that should force companies to raise...
Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has achieved stunning returns for early stockholders, climbing from less than $2 per share shortly after its 1997 IPO to nearly $2,000 per share as of this writing. And even if you had bought shares of the e-commerce juggernaut...
Last year, cryptocurrencies were unstoppable. And while sheer momentum can be partly responsible for that strength, much of it was due to the emergence of blockchain technology. Put simply, blockchain offers a brand-new way of transmitting money without using traditional banking networks, as...
After many years of underperforming its key rival, stock in United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) is up nearly 13% in the last six months compared with the flat performance of FedEx Corporation(NYSE:FDX). The question is whether it can continue. Let's take a look at...
What happened Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) stock fell 22.2% in September, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Shares took a hit following congressional hearings with Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) executives that raised concerns about the possibility of increased regulation, kicking off a trend of sell-offs that...
Though many working folks look forward to retirement, it can be a challenging adjustment, both from a social and financial perspective. Here are a few important rules to follow that will help you make the most of your golden...
Reverse mortgages are loans that enable homeowners aged 62 and older to convert part of their home's equity into cash. They give you money -- in a lump sum, as regular payments, or as a line of credit -- and...
Investors in their 50s are often looking toward retirement in the not-too-distant future, so it makes sense for them to favor wealth-preserving, income-generating stocks. That doesn't mean that this investing cohort must completely give up on growth, however. It might...
Everybody's talking about Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) right now, and not necessarily in a good way. With the news that CEO Elon Musk was the target of an SEC lawsuit, which he then settled, Tesla shares have plummeted and the market seems to be weighing whether...
It's now been about 10 years since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy, which was the largest in U.S. history and is widely considered to be the start of the 2008 financial crisis and Great Recession. Although a decade has passed,...

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