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  • Pot shops shunned by banks haul in the cash

    Conflicting laws, hazy regulatory guidance leaves legal pot shops flush with money.

    USA TODAY
  • Your Past Now Exposed Online!

    A new website has made it simple to search through anyone's past online. It's as easy as typing in a name and selecting a state!

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  • Wealthy Chinese offer rich pickings

    BNY Mellon's impending exit from its Chinese asset management joint venture after seven years marks another Sino-western marriage failure within the financial services sector. At a deeper level, it may ...

    Financial Times
  • Financial reforms will make the next crisis even messier

    There is a time-honoured way of protecting taxpayers from picking up the bill for the failure of a systemically important financial institution. It involves central banks and finance ministries pressing ...

    Financial Times
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    Will Asia’s Currency Rally Continue?

    Global investors keep flooding into Asia and pushing the region’s currencies higher. WSJ’s Jake Lee speaks to Sacha Tihanyi, Senior Currency Strategist at Scotiabank.

    WSJ Live
  • Japan firm showcases 'touchable' 3D technology

    Technology that generates touchable 3D imagery was unveiled in Japan Monday, with its developers saying users could pull and push objects that are not really there. "Touching is an important part of human communication but virtual reality has until now been lacking it," its chief executive Natsuo…

    AFP
  • Twenty years on, Schaeuble pleads again for core Europe

    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble renewed a call for a core group of European Union countries to move ahead faster with economic and political integration, 20 years after his ground-breaking proposal fell on deaf ears in key partner France. In an article published in the Financial Times on…

    Reuters
  • Sony wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

    TOKYO (AP) — Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the U.S. and Europe, but didn't arrive at stores here until February.

    Associated Press
  • Hyundai 2014 Clearance Don't Pay MSRP of $14,645

    Massive August Hyundai Sale Now! Get Our Lowest Hyundai Price & Save. Check Special Internet Hyundai Prices Right Now. Hurry, Ends Soon.

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  • Belka Nudges Banks to Phase Out FX Loans Before Politics

    Poland ’s central bank Governor Marek Belka is “nudging” banks to phase out Swiss franc mortgages before lawmakers decide to force a swap that may cause losses. Foreign currency loans could tempt populist politicians to take a cue from Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who imposed billions of…

    Bloomberg
  • This Number Could Help Predict Your Happiness Later In Life

    According to one financial expert, how happy...

    Business Insider
  • Dollar Near One-Year High Against Euro on U.S. Economy, Ukraine

    The dollar reached the highest level in almost a year against the euro as signs of U.S. A manufacturing index today may add to the case for the European Central Bank to expand stimulus. Australia's dollar remained lower as a report showed manufacturing slowed in China, its biggest trading partner.…

    Bloomberg
  • Indian start-up launches shoes that show you the way

    The shoes come with a detachable Bluetooth transceiver that links to a smartphone app to direct the wearer using Google maps, sending a vibrating signal to indicate a left or right turn. They are the brainchild of 30-year-old Krispian Lawrence and Anirudh Sharma, 28, two engineering graduates who…

    AFP
  • Samsung pushes ahead with group-wide restructuring

    Samsung Group is to merge its shipbuilding and engineering units in its latest restructuring as the South Korean conglomerate prepares to transfer power to the next generation of its founding family. Group-wide ...

    Financial Times
  • How to build credit if you have a small income

    Building, maintaining a good credit score is one of the best moves you can make for your financial health.

    USA TODAY
  • How to Save Money on a New Car

    New car dealers are cutting their prices for this August. Visit AutoPriceFinder.com, select your vehicle, and compare local dealer quotes!

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  • Atlantic City's Revel starts closing after 2 years

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel.

    Associated Press
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    Don't Forget the Funds That Didn't Make It

    As liquidated or merged funds fall off the record, fund category returns and fund company literature don't tell the whole story.

    Morningstar
  • Dubai Mall developer Emaar to list on stock market

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Emaar Properties, the developer behind one of the world's largest shopping malls and the world's tallest tower, said Sunday it will launch an initial public offering for part of its retail business in Dubai next month.

    Associated Press
  • Tantrums, concubines, hotpot burns and smog: China insurers have it covered

    Similarly, buy cover against your bride becoming pregnant before the honeymoon, your team being knocked out of the soccer World Cup, burning your tongue eating hotpot or if smog ruins your holiday. Quirky, maybe, but China's insurers are turning to ever more creative ways to drum up business in a…

    Reuters
  • The Bad News Out Of Europe Is Intensifying

    All of the economic signals confirm that growth...

    Business Insider
  • Board director has no right to conceal condo's mold problem

    Question: Does a board director of Homeowner Association "One" have the right to tell a condo owner in a completely different Homeowner Association "Two" not to let a neighbor into ...

    Los Angeles Times
  • Insurance for Cars Used Less Than 50 Miles a Day

    If you are currently insured, drive less than 50 miles/day or have no DUI's, you qualify for the lowest possible insurance rates offered in the U.S.

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  • Taiwan Starts Yuan Fixings for Spot and Interbank Rates Today

    Taiwan has started compiling daily fixings for the offshore yuan’s spot and interbank interest rates as it seeks to boost lending in the Chinese currency and differentiate its market from Hong Kong’s. The Taipei Foreign Exchange Market Foundation began releasing the reference rates at 11:15 a.m.…

    Bloomberg