The tiny but wealthy OPEC member, an American ally, is ramping up its U.S. investments as oil income stumbles
Traditional investing concepts like buy and hold, laddering, annuities and ratings are no longer working.
While guaranteed-tuition laws, such as the one in Illinois, may provide predictability for incoming in-state students for their first four years, these mandates inadvertently trigger substantial tuition and fee increases, making higher education more costly and possibly unaffordable for some students, say authors of a new report.
Every dollar that you have in your possession can be traced back to you exchanging your labor for money. The labor you provided was essentially a time commitment on your part to an employer or clients. Therefore, every dollar you own, is essentially a unit of time you spent to acquire it. Show More Summary
Berlin (AFP) – Ahead of the start of the 2016-17 Bundesliga season on Friday, AFP Sports takes a look at the five biggest incoming transfers of the close season in Germany: Alen Halilovic (CRO) Barcelona (ESP) to Hamburg, five million...Show More Summary
Twitter user AllGamesDeltanoticed a Battle.net forum post that appears to break down when you view it, dissolving into binary code and gobbledygook. However, this appears to be a marketing scheme pointing to the imminent arrival of Sombra,...Show More Summary
In most of the U.S., a household income of $150,000 means you’re doing pretty well. In San Francisco, it’s probably not enough to buy a home. A report released Monday by mortgage and loan site HSH.com looks at what salary families in...Show More Summary
Staffer falsely claimed that he was exempt from income taxes, prosecutors say.
“Allocation” is a fancy word for blending equities and fixed income.
It looks like Samsung will soon have its own home device to compete with the Amazon Echo and Google’s incoming Home. Called a Scoop, the hardware is very reminiscent of an Amazon Echo Dot; it’s short, but packs all the same punch you’d expect from a smart home device. Show More Summary
A shift to defined-contribution retirement plans, such as 401(k) plans, has led to an income and education gap in pension savings that could exacerbate future economic inequality, according to a study.
We are all aware of the admonition caveat emptor or buyer beware, but we should also add reader beware for studies that purport to deal with complex issues in facile ways. One such recent example is the McKinsey Global Institute's July...Show More Summary
The debate continues over whether Donald Trump's blue-collar supporters—virtually of them white—are motivated by economic anxiety or racial anxiety. I think the evidence is pretty clear that racial anxiety plays the larger role, but it's hardly the only role. Show More Summary
Spotify's contracts with all 3 major labels have lapsed. That's not news to any of use who follow the music industry, but what is new is a report that talks are stalled over Spotify's request to pay a smaller percentage of its income to labels and artists. ________________________________________ Spotify's contracts...
As it phases out free bus passes for low income elderly and disabled riders, the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority on Monday said as many as 3,000 free-pass holders have yet to apply for a new reduced-fare pass.
Making some form of money is key to maintaining a career as a musician, although the ways in which artists earn income have changed quite a bit over the past few years. In this excerpt from his recent eBook, Dave Cool outlines 23 different revenue streams artists can tap into...
Leave it to the uber-efficient Germans to create one of the most innovative economic experiments around right now. On Tuesday August 23, the crowdfunding project Mein Grundeinkommen (translation: "My basic income") announced it will give seven people $13,600 (or €12,000) over the course of one year, paid in monthly increments. Show More Summary
Overall, 1.2 million low income households in the United Kingdom are estimated to be in extreme problem debt, according to a report.
(Reuters) - U.S. luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc reported a 23.5 percent rise in quarterly revenue, boosted by an increase in home sales and prices. The company said its net income rose to $105.5 million, or 61 cents per share, in the third quarter ended July 31 from $66.7 million, or 36 cents per share, a year earlier. Show More Summary
When it comes to income, I'm a fan of real estate investment trusts (REITs). After all, what's not to like? This sector was almost custom-made for dividend investors. It's