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Why buying and selling a house could soon be as simple as trading stocks

Artificial intelligence in housing won’t just eliminate Realtors. It could completely change the way we buy, sell and live.

10:32 a.m. Today
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The ‘best job in America’ pays over $108,000 a year — and has a high number of openings

This analysis is based on median salary, overall job satisfaction and the number of job openings.

5:43 a.m. Today
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Is the new iPhone 11 too big? Here’s the real reason Apple hasn’t launched a pocket-sized device

Those jonesing for a smaller iPhone may be out of luck, experts say.

5:43 a.m. Today
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Felicity Huffman’s 11th-hour letter to judge contained one glaring omission about her role in the college-admissions scandal

The ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying to improve her daughter’s SAT scores.

5:43 a.m. Today
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This 50-year-old dog walker retired after making more than $1 million — working just three days a week

Kristin Morrison started a business doing what she loves.

5:42 a.m. Today
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FHFA says Fannie and Freddie must direct over one-third of multifamily loans towards affordable housing

Over a third of the multifamily loans the two firms purchase must now be directed toward affordable housing.

5:42 a.m. Today
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One reason FICO scores are rising (that has nothing to do with jobs or the economy)

The score provided by FICO, named for the Fair Isaac Corporation, is widely used as a measure of a person’s creditworthiness.

5:42 a.m. Today
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Some older Americans say millennials’ student debt is their own fault

One young graduate disagrees: ‘People don’t realize that everybody is living paycheck to paycheck and they are not doing that by choice.’

5:42 a.m. Today
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Millennials are resorting to this questionable tactic to buy their first homes

Home buyers in their 20s and 30s are ‘having to be very creative’ to come up with down payment money.

5:41 a.m. Today
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This is America’s No. 1 college major for salary and job availability

This new ranking takes account of pay, unemployment rate and the need for advanced degrees.

5:41 a.m. Today
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