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    Consumer Reports compared 90 rewards-card programs

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    Money Minute: How to get your student loans completely forgiven

    Federal student loan forgiveness is possible. Yahoo Finance's Mandi Woodruff explains in this week's Money Minute.

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  • Money Minute: Should you lock in your mortgage rate?

    A mortgage rate lock is a when a lender agrees to offer a mortgage loan to a home buyer at the current rate for a set period of time.

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  • Hedge Funds Are Betting On Blackrock Corporate High Yield Fund Inc (HYT)

    At Insider Monkey, we follow around 730 of the best-performing investors and even though many of them lost money in the last several months, the history teaches us that over the long-run they still manage to beat the market, which is why it can be profitable for us to imitate their activity. Of…

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  • You're Debt-Free. Now What?

    You've finished paying off debt — but there's still work to do.
  • 13 Ways to Waste Money During the Holidays

    In fact, consumers celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah and/or Kwanzaa are expected to spend an average of about $806 this year on gifts, decorations, food and other supplies according to the National Retail Federation. Because most people tend to buy things for themselves while doing their holiday…

  • Things Not to Keep In Your Wallet During Holidays

    "Pickpocketing can happen virtually anywhere, and people should be on their guard, especially while shopping this holiday season," says Ken Chaplin, senior vice president at TransUnion. With just your name and Social Security number, identity thieves can open new credit accounts and make costly…

  • How to Get Free Shipping for Holiday Gifts

    There are several ways to shop online without paying for delivery. For procrastinators there's Free Shipping Day.

  • 10 Best Gift Cards to Give This Holiday Season

    Almost 60 percent of consumers are hoping for a gift card this holiday season, but which ones provide the most value?

  • Worst Things to Buy During the Holidays

    If you're considering stocking up on bedding, such as comforters, sheets and pillow cases, during holiday sales, wait a few weeks longer for even deeper discounts, says Kristin Cook, managing editor of If you need to spruce up the living or dining room before guests arrive for…

  • Sears Offers Up To 25% Off For Cyber Monday

    Most data showed that store traffic was slow and e-commerce was fast. This new normal in retail pushed Sears (NASDAQ: SHLD) into Cyber-Monday with large discounts, some as high as 25%, as it began clearance ...

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  • Do Hedge Funds Love Cenovus Energy Inc (USA) (CVE)?

    Is Cenovus Energy Inc (USA) (NYSE:CVE) a good investment right now? We check hedge fund and billionaire investor sentiment before delving into hours of research. Hedge funds spend millions of dollars on Ivy League graduates, expert networks, and get tips from industry insiders. They fail miserably…

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  • Is SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Looking for high-potential stocks? Just follow the big players within the hedge fund industry. Why should you do so? Let’s take a brief look at what statistics have to say about hedge funds’ stock picking abilities to illustrate. The Standard and Poor’s 500 Index returned approximately 5.2% in the…

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  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (WHG)

    Hedge Funds and other institutional investors have just completed filing their 13Fs with the Securities and Exchange Commission, revealing their equity portfolios as of the end of September. At Insider Monkey, we follow over 700 of the best-performing investors and by analyzing their 13F filings,…

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  • Macy’s Offers 40% Off As Cyber-Monday Arrives

    Most data showed that store traffic was slow and e-commerce was fast.  This new normal in retail pushed desperate Macy’s (NYSE: M)  into Cyber-Monday with large discounts, some as high as 40%, as it began ...

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  • Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

    A major story in marijuana-related news during the short holiday week comes from a study by King’s College in Pennsylvania where researchers reported a correlation between smoking a high-potency strain ...

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  • Tis the season to be fraud-y: Cyber Monday's a holiday for hackers too

    Don't lose your head amidst all the wonderful deals. Online crooks are counting on you to let your digital guard down on Cyber Monday.

  • Hedge Funds Are Selling ABB Ltd (ADR) (ABB)

    Does ABB Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:ABB) represent a good buying opportunity at the moment? Let’s briefly check the hedge fund sentiment towards the company. Hedge fund firms constantly search out bright intellectuals and highly-experienced employees and throw away millions of dollars on research activities,…

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  • Is Wageworks Inc (WAGE) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Concerns over a shift in Fed’s easy monetary policy have hit several hedge funds hard during the third quarter. A number of sectors are in correction territory. More importantly, Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) underperformed the larger S&P 500 ETF (SPY) by more than 14 percentage points between June 25,…

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