The can't-lose market continues. Japan up another 1% to start the week. The real big news though to start the week is the hard selloff in silver, as the pain continues for the precious metal bugs. Please follow Money Game on Twitter and Facebook. Join the conversation about this story »
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Success in personal finance is really a matter of the mind. It’s about having the awareness to see all of the choices you’re making and having the fortitude to consistently make good choices in terms of your money. One of the big challenges,...Show More Summary
Here we are again. Eight weeks after gamblers were having a field day putting money on a big Powerball jackpot and March Madness college basketball games, we're back at another gambling convergence. Today we have another huge Powerball amount up for grabs -- at $600 million as I type and growing -- and the Preakness. Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets have the payroll flexibility to make big moves this offseason, but there are certain moves that should be made and others that should most definitely be avoided. General manager Daryl Morey has the money to work with—all he has to do is put the best product on the court. Show More Summary
Will the winner of the next Powerball drawing be one of the luckiest people in the world? Or will more money really, as the man once said, mean more problems? At a massive $600 million as of Friday afternoon, the prize was the largest estimated Powerball jackpot ever after a draw …
Seven-ish months ago I hated Los Angeles, didn't care who ran for mayor, and had no conception that the city could do anything to hasten the day when the Big Money devil is no longer allowed to poison politics and, by extension, almost every aspect of life.
Google held a session today at I/O 2013 about how to make money on Android, and in the initial few minutes it shared some updated stats around Google Play revenues and how those are progressing. Not surprisingly, the big growth is coming with in-app purchases, though Google's recently launched subscription model is also making headway.
Michele Simon and the Center for Food Safety have just come out with a new report: Best Public Relations Money Can Buy: A Guide to Food Industry Front Groups. This report explains how how Big Food and Big Ag promote their agendas through organizations with consumer-friendly names such as the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance, the Center for [...]
One of the big, eye-catching ideas in the White House’s 2014 budget was an overhaul of the $1.4 billion U.S. food aid program. Instead of buying food from U.S. farmers and shipping it overseas, some of the money would just be … Continue reading ?
Summary: Sticks and stones may break bones, but online words can drive you to suicide. Gone are the days when bullies were easy to spot. They aren't always big stereotypical lugs taking your lunch money, beating you up on the bus, making...Show More Summary
Even big stars have to live the simple life! Sure, they can spend loads of money anywhere they want, but sometimes they want to be just like US! And Justin Bieber's no different as he was spotted hitting up a convenience store in El Lay. We're not sure what he bought there - although he could've bought the [...]
Short answer: Probably, at least to some degree. And exchange-traded funds were an important tool in carrying it out. The most recent data show that Wall Street's big firms are, at minimum, excellent trend followers, and potentially also the trend's driver. Show More Summary
By Little Apple: The saying "Follow the Money" is a catchphrase made popular in the 70's as a form of investigation. Many investors from all walks of life use the idea to try to emulate the successful financial "Masters" of Wall Street. Show More Summary
So there’s apparently this nifty site kids are using these days called Tumblr. It can’t be that great if they can’t even spell the word right, am I right? Well, the big wigs at Yahoo are desperately trying to dump their money into some venue to jumpstart their brand and it looks like Tumblr may be just the ticket. Show More Summary
One of the big challenges facing the global economy is the shortage of safe assets. These are the highly liquid, information-insensitive assets that function as money. The financial crisis raised the demand for these safe assets just as many of them were disappearing. Show More Summary
Unions and eco-radicals poured big money into the BC election in an attempt to get Adrian Dix and the NDP elected; they were rejected by the voters of British Columbia. This report aired on The Source May 16 2013....
Every quarter, many money managers have to disclose what they’ve bought and sold, via “13F” filings. Their latest moves can shine a bright light on smart stock picks. Today let’s look at investment advisory firm Douglass Winthrop Advisors. It’s of interest because it employs a Foolish (in a good way) “low-turnover, buy and hold strategy” [...]
We already knew Google's got big plans to become your default money manager, killing the other contenders in the process. But now we're starting to find out just how deep the rabbit hole goes. Over the next few months, Google will be rolling out a Gmail option to attach money just like you would with any ol' file. Read more...
While Google has made a big to-do about its new subscription music service, it has allowed a more interesting new wrinkle go virtually unmentioned, as yesterday the company integrated its Google Wallet payment system into Gmail, allowing users to send money to each other via e-mail. For users sending money straight from a linked bank account — or from … [More]