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  • Cramer: On being young and getting rich

    Getting rich is hard. However, Jim Cramer says there are ways to make it easier. All you need to do is follow a few simple strategies.

  • Often Overlooked Method to Pay Off Mortgage

    If you own a home and pay for a mortgage, you could reduce your payments by an average of $4,100 a year. Here is how it works.

  • El Pollo Loco Shares Shoot Up On Expansion Drive

    Shares of El Pollo Loco (LOCO) shot up in early Friday morning trading after the Mexican restaurant chain unveiled an expansion plan and announced a new franchisee. The recently public fire grilled chicken ...

    Investor's Business Daily
  • When It's Smart -- if Ever -- to Tap Your Retirement Accounts

    Then you remember that you've got tens of thousands of dollars in your retirement accounts. "If they're going to do so, they really should be aware of the tax consequences," says Jamie Hopkins, a professor of taxation at the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and the associate director of…

    U.S.News & World Report LP
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    Stock Market Highs: Where to Buy?

    Where should you be spending your money when it comes to the stock market? Al Frank Asset Management Chief Investment Officer John Buckingham joins MoneyBeat with more.

    WSJ Live
  • Why the U.S. dollar is still king

    The dollar is near its highest levels in close to a year, and that might be a surprisingly good sign for U.S. stocks.

    Talking Numbers
  • What you need to know when a debt collector threatens to sue

    Heidi says she took out a payday loan in 2010 and then forgot about it. Now she's getting calls from someone claiming to be a lawyer threatening to take her to court unless she pays $250 right away and ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • Bank of America Seeks to Prove Buffett Right After Record Settlement

    Billionaire Warren Buffett has predicted Bank of America Corp. (BAC) will become a profit powerhouse once it finally resolves legal battles that have sapped funds and distracted managers. Chief Executive Officer Brian T. Moynihan yesterday settled what he has called the firm's last big fight over…

  • 2 Key Ingredients to Build More Muscle

    Two key pre-workout ingredients to help you build more muscle and strength. See what your workouts may be missing.

  • 4 Scams Consumers Must Avoid

    Scams are on the rise and scammers have become very creative in finding new ways to steal money, rip off sensitive personal and financial information – and even gain access to your online social media accounts. Reports of consumer fraud have increase by more than 60 percent since 2008, while online…

    The Fiscal Times
  • Russia checks more McDonald's after closing 3

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's food safety agency said Thursday that it was checking McDonald's restaurants around the country, a day after several branches of the chain were shuttered in Moscow.

    Associated Press
  • PETA Increased Its Stake In SeaWorld This Week

    PETA owns SeaWorld stock. When Cher found out...

    Business Insider
  • Germany sues Swiss bank over vanished East German cash

    Berlin is suing one of Switzerland's largest banks in its bid to recuperate hundreds of millions of euros that went missing during the reunification of East and West Germany, the bank said Thursday. Julius Baer told AFP it was being sued by Germany for 110 million Swiss francs (91 million euros,…

  • New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits and some companies to opt out of paying for birth control for female employees while still ensuring those employees have access to contraception.

    Associated Press
  • 10 Fresh Higher Dividends and Buybacks That Should Not Be Overlooked

    24/7 Wall St. has compiled a list and reviewed several key dividends and stocks buyback plans that have been announced recently.

    24/7 Wall St.
  • Insurance for Cars Used Less Than 35 Miles a Day

    If you are currently insured, drive less than 35 miles/day or have no DUI's, you qualify for the lowest possible insurance rates offered in the U.S.

  • New restrictions on hydrocodone to take effect

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is finalizing new restrictions on hundreds of medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S.

    Associated Press
  • For Student Loan Borrowers in Default, Redemption Just Got Easier

    Under new federal rules, income, expenses and family size may now help limit the size of payments for loans in a rehabilitation program.

    The New York Times
  • Markets wobble as Russian convoy enters Ukraine

    Global equity markets reacted to news that tensions between Russia and Ukraine had flared up, with European equities particularly badly hit.

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    U.S., Bank of America Reach $16.65 Billion Settlement

    Bank of America agreed to pay a settlement of $16.65 billion over its mortgage lending, the largest ever between the U.S. and a single company. WSJ’s Aaron Lucchetti joins MoneyBeat with the details.

    WSJ Live
  • How Do You Beat the Market? Simply

    John Buckingham, the chief investment officer at Al Frank Asset Management, shared his method for beating the market, not with some exotic cross-asset correlated whatever strategy, but with old-fashioned ...

    The Wall Street Journal
  • 4 reasons not to buy a home

    You have a great deal on your apartment? Keep it!

  • Best Anti-Aging Creams 2014

    Mom reveals simple wrinkle solution that has researchers very excited. Try this free solution today to look and feel years younger.

  • Atlantic City casinos' operating profit up 35 pct

    Atlantic City's 11 casinos saw their gross operating profit increase by nearly 35 percent in the second quarter of this year. But no one's throwing any parades just yet. Most of the increase appears to ...

    Associated Press