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Use balance transfers to start 2018 with path to pay off debt
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:27

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When the U.S. Federal Reserve raises interest rates, as it did on Wednesday by a quarter-percentage point, the first pinch consum...

Vivienne Tam scales fashion peaks with China Chic
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 18:33

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some of us are fortunate to find a calling in life early on, and for Vivienne Tam it was literally by design. Reuters: Money

Column: New U.S. state retirement plans are welcome, but why so expensive?
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:28

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Next month, Oregon will become the first U.S. state to start automatically signing up workers to save for retirement if they do no...

A Holiday Party Open Thread
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:28

It’s Holiday Party Week, so I’m curious how all of your holiday parties are going. Are you doing the thing where you visit three friends&#...

Learning To Love The Bull Market
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:30

It feels like selling stocks is the right thing to do. But our insights tell us to resist the urge to invest based on feelings. As 2017 enters its hom...

Fed's Quarles to recuse himself from Wells Fargo matters
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:29

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Randal Quarles, the top Federal Reserve official tasked with policing Wall Street, said on Friday that he would recuse himself ...

A Friday Chat About Laundry and Apartment Culture
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:31

Photo credit: gothopotam, CC BY 2.0. NICOLE: Happy Friday! COURTNEY: Yes! Happy Friday! This is your first full week in the new place, right? NICOLE: ...

'Tiger Cub' Griffin shuts his Blue Ridge hedge fund after 21 years
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:37

BOSTON (Reuters) - John Griffin is shutting his $ 6 billion Blue Ridge Capital hedge fund after more than two decades, becoming the latest high profi...

Sew what now?: Worries about premature industrialisation
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 07:29

Print section Print Rubric:  Automation is less of a threat to workers in the emerging world than...

Could Russia Cut Off The Internet?
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 04:30

One the heels of the FCC repeal of Net Neutrality comes another internet carfuffle, this time via Russia. D1_TheOne / Pixabay British intelligence rec...

Borderline solution: The fate of the Irish frontier shows the compromises that Brexit entails
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:29

Print section Print Rubric:  The fate of the Irish frontier shows the compromises that Brexit wil...

Ryanair in union offer to avoid Christmas strikes
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:35

The airline says it will recognise pilot unions as it seeks to avoid industrial action at Christmas. BBC News - Business

Votorantim Energia, Canada pension board form JV to invest in power
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:29

(Reuters) - Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Brazil's Votorantim Group's energy unit Votorantim Energia have formed a joint venture th...

Do not expect postcard-sized tax return from Republican plan: experts
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:31

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Since mid-2016, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan has carried around a "postcard" that he has said shows how easy it will be for Ame...

A job half-finished: Europe’s banks are stronger than they were, but not strong enough
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:47

Print section Print Rubric:  Much has been done to strengthen Europe’s banking system. But not ...

When Your Gig Economy “Employer” Gets Sued
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:38

Photo by Andrew Gook on Unsplash. For the second time as a gig economy worker, I have been notified that I am now a member of a class action lawsui...

Set Aside Some Time to Read “Generation Screwed”
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:30

Photo credit: John Loo, CC BY 2.0. If you have time this afternoon (or maybe this evening), you’ll want to check out this longread from the Huff...

Free exchange: The euro zone’s boom masks problems that will return to haunt it
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:38

Print section Print Rubric:  Europe’s boom will not last; it had better make the most of it ...

Money Can Buy Happiness If You Know How To Spend It: Stuff, Experiences, Gifts – Michael Norton
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:32

Do you really need a lot of stuff to be happy? Science says that the opposite is true. Michael Norton: My colleague Liz Dunn at University of British...

Exclusive: Guggenheim Partners working to quell investor concern about management
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:26

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top executives at asset manager and investment bank Guggenheim Partners LLC are working to quell clients' concerns about the fate...

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