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5:41 a.m. Today - By Jacob Passy
This is the most affordable housing market for buyers with student debt Americans’ student debt adds up to twice the value of all homes on the market Americans’ student debt adds up to twice the value of all homes on the market.
5:24 a.m. Today - By Meera Jagannathan
As Esther Duflo wins the Nobel Prize in economics, here’s the uphill battle women face in the field Duflo won the award alongside fellow economists Abhijit Banerjee and Michael Kremer.Duflo won the award alongside fellow economists Abhijit Banerjee and Michael Kremer.
12:18 a.m. Today - By Meera Jagannathan
Meet the Mexican-American cultural consultant who helps Disney and Nickelodeon avoid lazy stereotypes ‘Some productions use Google to figure out Latino stuff’‘Some productions use Google to figure out Latino stuff.’
1:27 p.m. Oct. 13, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
Airline passengers say one magic word would convince them to spend more money on their tickets The researchers examined how people responded to different pricing strategies when purchasing airfareThe researchers examined how people responded to different pricing strategies when purchasing airfare.
9:54 a.m. Oct. 11, 2019 - By Rex Nutting
California’s mass power outage shows we don’t really know the costs or effects of climate change Policy makers relying on projections that may be underestimating the risks of doing too littleThe unforeseen power outages in California show that economists could be badly underestimating the potential costs of climate change.
4:09 a.m. Oct. 11, 2019 - By Howard Gold
Why the U.S. dollar will continue to reign supreme Dollar has become even more dominant since the global financial crisisEven longtime dollar bear Jim Rogers has thrown in the towel.
6:09 a.m. Oct. 10, 2019 - By James Wellemeyer
This 34-year-old paid off $81,000 in student debt, but not before it took a toll on her mental health World Mental Health Day: ‘We need to make sure college students have access to financial education’World Mental Health Day: ‘We need to make sure college students have access to financial education.’
8:34 a.m. Oct. 6, 2019 - By Quentin Fottrell
Taking these two health precautions now can dramatically reduce your risk of heart disease later in life By 2035, cardiovascular disease will place a ‘crushing economic and health burden’ on the U.S. if left unchecked, according to the American Heart AssociationBy 2035, cardiovascular disease will place a ‘crushing economic and health burden’ on the U.S. if left unchecked, according to the American Heart Association.
2:34 a.m. Oct. 3, 2019 - Associated Press
Colleges received more than $60 million from family profiting from OxyContinPrestigious universities around the world have accepted at least $60 million over the past five years from the family that owns the maker of OxyContin, even as the company became embroiled in lawsuits related to the opioid epidemic, financial records show.
9:33 a.m. Sept. 28, 2019 - By Mark Hulbert
It pays to prepare now for the end of the bull market Gradually reducing your stock exposure may be wiseGradually reducing your stock exposure may be wise, writes Mark Hulbert.
5:55 a.m. Sept. 28, 2019 - By Howard Gold
These 10 solid U.S. colleges prove you don’t need Harvard or Yale to achieve the American Dream State and local public universities help low-income kids move into the middle class and beyondState and local public universities help low-income kids move into the middle class and beyond.
3:51 a.m. Sept. 28, 2019 - By Don Mankin
5 cheap and easy places to retire that you’ve probably never thought about Livable, low-cost, attractive locations on five continents for your considerationThese livable, low-cost, attractive locations on five continents are worth considering, writes Don Mankin.
5:25 a.m. Sept. 27, 2019 - Barrons.com
Harvard Gains 6.5% in Tough Year for Endowments College endowments are now reporting investment returns for the fiscal year ended in June, and they’re getting beat by the S&P 500, which gained more than 10% in the same period.
6:16 a.m. Sept. 26, 2019 - Associated Press
Income inequality grows to its highest level in 50 years The areas with the most income inequality last year were coastal places with large amounts of wealth including Washington D.C., New York and ConnecticutThe areas with the most income inequality last year were coastal places with large amounts of wealth including Washington D.C., New York and Connecticut.
3:30 a.m. Sept. 26, 2019 - Barrons.com
Is the Economic Threat of Climate Change Understated? A New Paper Says Yes. Standard models of the economic impact of rising temperatures understate the potential hazards, according a new paper by scholars from Columbia University, the London School of Economics, and the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research.
11:03 a.m. Sept. 23, 2019 - By Tim Ranzetta
Why do so many U.S. schools ignore personal-finance education? Here’s an answer... In 23 states and D.C., less than 5% of students during the 2018-2019 school year were required to take a stand-alone personal-finance semesterIn 23 states and D.C., less than 5% of students during the 2018-2019 school year were required to take a stand-alone personal-finance semester.
11:02 a.m. Sept. 21, 2019 - By Rashelle Brown
Why the alcohol-free movement is becoming fashionable Even what’s considered ‘moderate’ drinking has detrimental effectsThere’s no doubt about the health benefits of taking a break from regular alcohol consumption.
9:05 a.m. Sept. 21, 2019 - Associated Press
Woman arrested for allegedly paying $400,000 to get her son into UCLA as a fake soccer recruit She is the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery schemeShe is the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme
5:44 p.m. Sept. 20, 2019 - Barrons.com
What the Saudi Attacks Mean for Investors The initial spike in prices soon faded, but the supply disruption and what’s to come needs to be weighed with energy stocks.
4:50 a.m. Sept. 20, 2019 - Associated Press
Emily Clyburn, wife of the House majority whip Jim Clyburn, is dead at 80Emily Clyburn, the wife of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn of South Carolina who helped raise millions of dollars to help students attend the alma mater they shared, died in Columbia on Thursday morning, according to the congressman’s office.
8:56 a.m. Sept. 18, 2019 - By Mark Hulbert
Momentum stock strategies are down — but not out Momentum strategies have never performed well during periods of high volatility Momentum strategies have never performed well during periods of high volatility, writes Mark Hulbert.
2:36 p.m. Sept. 16, 2019 - Associated Press
New York Times faces criticism from all sides regarding latest Kavanaugh story Story’s placement, a bad tweet and a late correction overshadow new allegationBetween an offensive tweet and a significant revision, the New York Times’ handling of a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh attracted almost as much attention as the accusation itself.
6:21 a.m. Sept. 16, 2019 - By Nancy A. Ruhling
A Look Inside Vancouver’s Most High-End NeighborhoodsThe market is revving up again, and here’s where you may want to put down roots
9:23 a.m. Sept. 14, 2019 - By Catey Hill
The No. 1 university in America now comes with a total sticker price of over $293,000 Princeton, Harvard, Columbia, MIT, Yale are among the top schools in U.S. News’ new rankingPrinceton, Harvard, Columbia, MIT, Yale are among the top schools in U.S. News’ new ranking.
4:01 p.m. Sept. 13, 2019 - Barrons.com
Book Excerpt: The Making of a Contrarian Investor Ariel Investments’ Rupal J. Bhansali explains how to prosper by betting against the crowd. A smart wager on Microsoft, a hard look at France
10:50 a.m. Sept. 13, 2019 - By Meera Jagannathan
Andrew Yang says he’ll give $1,000 a month to 10 families — here’s what 2020 Democrats have said about universal basic income The businessman has centered his campaign around a $1,000-a-month UBIThe businessman has centered his campaign around a $1,000-a-month UBI.
12:41 p.m. Sept. 11, 2019 - By Andrew Keshner
One reason Americans’ FICO scores keep getting higher and a growing share of workers in these industries is failing drug tests — and public safety could be at risk Wednesday's Personal Finance Stories Wednesday's Personal Finance StoriesWednesday's Personal Finance Stories
10:25 a.m. Sept. 11, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
AllianceBernstein is sending asset managers to climate school CalPERS and Wellington roll out own framework for companies to report risks from extreme heat, drought, hurricanes and water accessAllianceBernstein is sending the finance professionals who handle its $581 billion in assets under management back to school — climate school.
2:19 p.m. Sept. 9, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
This woman cut her grocery bill using tricks she learned at Whole Foods and the ‘best job in America’ pays over $108,000 a year Monday's top personal finance stories Monday's top personal finance storiesMonday's top personal finance stories
1:00 p.m. Sept. 9, 2019 - By MarketWatch
The No. 1 university in America now comes with a total sticker price of over $293,000Princeton, Harvard, Columbia, MIT, Yale are among the top schools in U.S. News’ new ranking.
11:32 a.m. Aug. 29, 2019 - By Tamir Lapin
Sasha Obama to attend the University of Michigan: Detroit newspaper Sasha’s older sister, Malia Obama, enrolled at Harvard in 2017 after taking a gap yearSasha’s older sister, Malia Obama, enrolled at Harvard in 2017 after taking a gap year.
7:18 a.m. Aug. 29, 2019 - Barrons.com
America’s CEOs Have Turned Against Their Shareholders America’s largest companies recently came out against a model of governance that has for decades prized shareholder value over all else.
9:11 a.m. Aug. 28, 2019 - By Quentin Fottrell
Former smokers are picking up some terrible habits that pose major health risks Former smokers are more likely to be older than 65 and never married, with some college education and annual incomes over $75,000Former smokers are more likely to be older than 65 and never married, with some college education and annual incomes over $75,000.
12:18 p.m. Aug. 27, 2019 - By Joslyn Brenton
Stop shaming parents for not cooking more meals at home If only it were as simple as buying an Instant PotIf only it were as simple as buying an Instant Pot.
1:52 p.m. Aug. 26, 2019 - Associated Press
Justice Department poised to allow more marijuana to be grown for research DEA to process 33 applications; currently, only one grower has been federally licenced to grow pot for researchThe Justice Department said Monday it would move forward to expand the number of marijuana growers for federally authorized cannabis research.
5:01 a.m. Aug. 24, 2019 - By Jon Swartz
News cycle is daily reminder of Big Tech’s antitrust vulnerabilities Here are the big anti-trust worries Big Tech faces Each of the four Big Tech companies under investigation, to varying degrees, faces exposure to antitrust charges. Their vulnerabilities reflect their marketing strengths, from Apple Inc.’s money-minting App Store to Facebook Inc.’s vice-like grip on social media through its acquisition of WhatsApp.
10:03 a.m. Aug. 21, 2019 - By Howard Gold
These ‘honors’ colleges give you the best bang for your buck Smaller, selective colleges connected to state universities provide a great education at a bargain priceSmaller, selective colleges connected to state universities provide a great education at a bargain price.
4:47 a.m. Aug. 20, 2019 - By Jacob Passy
America’s neighborhoods are increasingly segregated, but researchers may have stumbled upon a solution Higher-income families are flocking to wealthier neighborhoods — and their higher-performing school districts — leaving lower-income families behindHigher-income families are flocking to wealthier neighborhoods — and their higher-performing school districts — leaving lower-income families behind.
10:26 a.m. Aug. 19, 2019 - By Fang Block
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Will Sell 300-Plus Chinese Works of Art Donated by Florence and Herbert IrvingThe sale, via Sotheby’s Asia Week auctions, will allow the museum to fund other acquisitions
6:33 a.m. Aug. 17, 2019 - By James Wellemeyer
The No. 1 mistake rookie investors make — and how to avoid it Amateur investors rely on a definition of risk that greatly differs from the objective definition of portfolio riskAmateur investors rely on a definition of risk that greatly differs from the objective definition of portfolio risk.
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