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10:04 a.m. Today - By Lawrence A. Cunningham
These 15 companies are run in a Warren Buffett-like wayIf the Berkshire Hathaway CEO was much younger, he'd feel comfortable running one of these.
8:19 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Fate of federal $15 minimum wage rests in hands of Senate parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonoughCharged with determining whether Senate independent Bernie Sanders and Democratic leader Chuck Schumer are correct that a minimum-wage hike qualifies to be addressed in a bill passed by a bare majority under budget-reconciliation rules.
6:38 a.m. Today - By Jaimy Lee
Only 50 people are known to have contracted COVID-19 more than once — but new strains have medical experts on high alertIt’s very rare for someone to get infected with COVID-19 a second time, but the few confirmed cases of reinfection tell us that immunity to the virus isn’t guaranteed and vaccines could become a regular part of our medical care going forward.
4:22 a.m. Today - By Silvia Ascarelli
We want to retire in ‘an area like the Berkshires, but warmer’ --- where should we go? The search for 'an upscale retirement area with lots of hiking, biking, great restaurants and culture.'
3:00 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
How Uneven Covid Recovery Is Widening Racial Wealth Gap Black Americans have the lowest participation rate in the stock market in more than 20 years, according to a study by Ariel Investments and Schwab.
12:03 p.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Ecuador's democracy should not be derailed by false claims of election fraudLike Trump, the loser in Ecuador's presidential election saw his early lead vanish as all the votes were counted.
4:07 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
America's excessive government spending must stopIn his final commentary, George P. Shultz warned of grave economic and national-security risks from excessive government spending and borrowing.
12:24 p.m. Feb. 22, 2021 - By Callum Keown
7 reasons to buy the dip in stocks as bond yields climb, strategist saysStocks are under pressure at the start of the week, as bond yields rise on hopes a global economic recovery is around the corner.
3:33 a.m. Feb. 22, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
'They can’t coerce the states into doing anything:' Biden does NOT have the power to enforce in-person learning at K-8 schools --- here's whyThe federal government can provide money to re-open schools, but it's states and districts who ultimately decide whether to reopen.
3:04 a.m. Feb. 22, 2021 - By Leslie Albrecht
These hospitals gave wealthy donors early COVID-19 vaccinations --- and they each gave novel excuses for doing so ‘It’s indefensible,’ said one bioethics expert.
11:57 a.m. Feb. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden administration poised to dramatically ramp up coronavirus vaccinationsThe act of delivering injections will soon be the dominant constraint, and it's prompting the Biden administration to push to dramatically expand the universe of those who will deliver injections and where Americans will meet them to get their shots.
9:25 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021 - By Mark Hulbert
The verdict is in on short-sellers of stocks: They greatly benefit all of us Short-selling, which has become controversial because of the GameStop saga, keeps company management honest and improves stock-price efficiency.
7:31 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021 - By Silvia Ascarelli
I’m looking for a cannabis-friendly red-leaning state with no state income taxes -- where should I retire on $60,000 a year?Put me near water, plus a state or national park -- but not too close to California or in three other states.
5:05 a.m. Feb. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Elon Musk's carbon footprint looks modest by billionaire standards --- but then he doesn't own a yachtThe "winner" is Roman Abramovich, and Bill Gates is middle of the pack.
7:30 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - By Lawrence A. Cunningham
When activists try to seize corporate control, these shareholders come to the rescueQuality Shareholders support management with 'validation capital.'
6:07 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
UN chief joins WHO in slamming rich countries for hogging COVID vaccinesThe head of the United Nations has sharply criticized developed countries for hogging COVID-19 vaccines and called for a global effort to get all people in all countries vaccinated as soon as possible.
7:50 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Rush Limbaugh, ‘voice of American conservatism,’ has died at 70Rush Limbaugh, the talk radio host who ripped into liberals, foretold the rise of Donald Trump and laid waste to political correctness with a merry brand of malice that made him one of the most powerful voices on the American right, died Wednesday. He was 70.
7:01 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
Marijuana mystery? Fewer older employees file workers' compensation claims in states where cannabis is legalized'Once marijuana becomes legal for recreational use among adults, many people use it for medicinal purposes,' researchers found.
5:43 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
We owe it to our grandchildren: 2 ways to make a differenceA former CEO of AARP talks about how we can make a difference in the lives of others and make significant contributions to solving the world's major social problems.
11:34 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By William Watts
All three major U.S. stock indexes end week at new records before President's Day holiday MondayU.S. stocks ended slightly higher Friday, booking back-to-back record finishes for all three major equity benchmarks.
10:00 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
Minimum Wages Have Already Jumped—With Minimal Costs The evidence so far suggests that higher low-end wages would be positive for the economy.
9:50 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
U.S. COVID vaccine program enters new phase as feds deliver jabs directly to drug store chains The U.S. vaccine program will enter a new phase Friday when the federal government starts to deliver doses directly to drugstore chains and pharmacies, in an effort to get more jabs into arms as new variants of the virus continue to spread.
9:50 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Lawrence A. Cunningham
Why Buffett's shareholder letter is required reading for investors — and other CEOsBuffett's clear, candid views about Berkshire Hathaway and business has drawn many fans and quite a few emulators.
8:40 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Paul A. Merriman
My wild ride owning GameStop stockWhy it's been easy to own a volatile stock and still keep my cool
8:07 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
Scott Tiras: ‘A Very Good Year’ Ahead for Markets Managing $2.4 billion with a team of 18, the advisor talks about why he prefers working with comfortable-but-not-rich clients. He explains how something as simple as returning calls in a timely manner helped power him to success. And the father of four sons ponders who might take over the business.
6:55 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Jeffry Bartash
Families earning less than $75,000 a year turn more pessimistic as U.S. consumer sentiment sags to six-month lowPessimism about financial security, especially among lower-income Americans, grew in early February and fewer expect the economy to show much improvement by the summer, a new survey showed. The consumer sentiment index fell 3.5 points to 76.2 in early February and touched a six-month low.
5:03 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Leslie Albrecht
Will Jeff Bezos's philanthropy provide a 'halo effect' for Amazon? Critics say yes.5 questions worth asking as the retail giant's founder steps down as CEO and focuses on charitable giving
11:59 p.m. Feb. 10, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Why you should hire a virtual assistantIf you have a home-based business, this is a smart move that can let you focus on priorities. Here's how a part-timer can help you and how to find one.
10:37 a.m. Feb. 9, 2021 - By Silvia Ascarelli
We want to buy a home on 10 wide-open acres and live on $50,000 a year -- where should we retire?The reader says finding the right mix of climate and geography is the big issue -- or is it really the budget?
1:47 p.m. Feb. 8, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Georgia opens investigation into Trump's phone call seeking to overturn electionGeorgia's secretary of state's office on Monday opened an investigation into a phone call between Donald Trump and the state's top elections official in which the then-president said he wanted to “find” enough votes to overturn his loss in the state, an official said.
3:19 a.m. Feb. 8, 2021 - Barrons.com
What Another EV Stock Means for Oil Investors Debate intensifies on Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package, what to expect at Trump’s impeachment trial, the price of oil hits pre-pandemic highs, and other news to start your day.
10:05 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
5 key questions for Trump's Senate impeachment trialArguments begin Tuesday in the impeachment trial of Donald Trump on allegations that he incited the violent mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
8:43 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Biden Stock Market Won’t Be Like the Trump Market Savita Subramanian, Bank of America’s widely followed strategist, points to opportunities in financials, energy, industrials, and health care.
8:21 a.m. Feb. 7, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Former U.S. Secretary of State George P. Shultz is dead at 100Secretary of state under Reagan and labor and Treasury secretary under Nixon, Shultz was the oldest surviving former Cabinet member of any administration.
11:10 a.m. Feb. 6, 2021 - By Maria LaMagna
The best business, finance and retirement accounts to follow on Twitter in 2021There are more than 300 million active users on Twitter. Want to know the best people to follow for expertise on investing, retirement, electric vehicles, personal finance and more? Read on.
4:15 a.m. Feb. 5, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
White House is 'extremely open' to student-loan debt cancellation, Schumer says'Cancelling student-loan debt is the single most effective executive action that President Biden can take to kick start this economy,' Sen. Elizabeth Warren said.
11:48 a.m. Feb. 4, 2021 - By Lawrence A. Cunningham
Reddit and Robinhood army fights with 'grievance capital' to break Wall Street's elite wallU.S. financial system inequities sow the seeds of investor rebellion.
12:33 p.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Proud Boys leader says Canadian authorities used U.S. Capitol riot as pretext for terrorism designation"All the Canadian Proud Boys have ever done is go to rallies," says Enrique Tarrio, chairman of the far-right group. "They used what happened at the Capitol to push for this."
10:17 a.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - By Alessandra Malito
Want to age at home instead of a nursing home? Consider this first Long-term care insurance may make sense for some future retirement plans.
9:16 a.m. Feb. 3, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Justice Department drops Yale admissions lawsuit alleging discrimination against Asian-American and white applicantsThe Justice Department on Wednesday dropped its discrimination lawsuit against Yale University that had alleged the university was illegally discriminating against Asian American and white applicants.
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