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11:57 a.m. Today - By Alessandra Malito
I’m a 57-year-old nurse with no retirement savings and I want to retire within seven years. What can I do? Have a question about retirement, including where to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.com Have a question about retirement, including where to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.com
6:39 a.m. Today - By Catey Hill
She’s 63 and living by the beach in Mexico on $1,000 a month: ‘I can’t imagine living in the U.S. again’ After losing her job as a journalist, Janet Blaser left Santa Cruz for Mazatlán, where she started her own magazineAfter losing her job as a journalist, Janet Blaser left Santa Cruz for Mazatlán, where she started her own magazine. Here are the pros and cons of her life abroad.
6:20 a.m. Today - By Andrew Keshner
From jobs to child care: How this second surge in COVID-19 can damage your finances — as well as your health More people were having trouble getting enough food on the table in early November compared to five weeks earlierMore people were having trouble getting enough food on the table in early November compared to five weeks earlier.
4:41 a.m. Today - By Quentin Fottrell
I’m 41. My fiancé is 61. I’m worth $1.3M. He’s worth $250K. He won’t marry if I insist on a prenup. How can I protect my assets? ‘I have struggled so much financially before finding my niche, and now I am worrying about what would happen should this marriage fail’‘I have struggled so much financially before finding my niche, and now I am worrying about what would happen should this marriage fail.’
4:01 a.m. Today - By Morey Stettner
How to get older without screwing it up From kindness to exercise and learning TikTokFrom kindness to exercise and learning TikTok
3:37 p.m. Nov. 27, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Remember, COVID-19 spread when 5 million people left Wuhan for Chinese New Year — yet an estimated 50 million Americans traveled for Thanksgiving Nearly 265,000 people have died in the U.S. from the coronavirusNearly 265,000 people have died in the U.S. from the coronavirus.
7:29 a.m. Nov. 27, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
My fiancé and I have 3 kids each. My stepson, 16, ‘forgot’ his Christmas gift last year. Should I get him nothing this year? ‘I spent the last 2 years trying very hard to be kind to him, and to always greet him and include him regardless of his attitude. But recently, I just no longer care about his approval’‘I spent the last 2 years trying very hard to be kind to him, and to always greet him and include him regardless of his attitude. But recently, I just no longer care about his approval.’
2:14 a.m. Nov. 27, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
5 ways Joe Biden can advance his tax agenda (without a Senate majority) With two Senate seats up for grabs, what does this mean for families thinking about their tax bill in a Biden era? With two Senate seats up for grabs, what does this mean for families thinking about their tax bill in a Biden era?
2:11 a.m. Nov. 27, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
I have 8 nieces and nephews. What is the appropriate age to stop giving envelopes full of money during the holidays? ‘Sometimes, we don’t even see the kids for the holidays and we’re just pushing around cards and envelopes’‘Sometimes, we don’t even see the kids for the holidays and we’re just pushing around cards and envelopes.’
10:45 p.m. Nov. 25, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Dr. Fauci on Cuomo’s decision to review vaccines for New Yorkers after FDA approval: ‘Trust the process’ The veteran immunologist in a Washington Post video interview: ‘The numbers can be stark, sobering and, in many cases, they can be frightening’The veteran immunologist in a Washington Post video interview: ‘The numbers can be stark, sobering and, in many cases, they can be frightening.’
4:37 a.m. Nov. 25, 2020 - By Mark DeCambre
Dow retreats from 30,000 milestone at open, but Nasdaq trades in record territory ahead of Thanksgiving holidayU.S. equity benchmarks Wednesday morning saw muted action, a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average breached 30,000 points for the first time, and as investors readied for pandemic-tinged Thanksgiving on Thursday when U.S. markets will be closed. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 90 points, or 0.3%, to trade at 29.960, the S&P 500 index slipped 0.1% to 3,631, while the Nasdaq Composite Index added 25 points, or 0.2%, at 12,061, touching closing record territory for the tech-laden index. Investors in the past week have focused on progress toward COVID-19 vaccines, and abating concerns around the presidential transition of President-elect Joe Biden. In economic reports, Labor Department employment figures showed jobless claims rose for a second consecutive week, a sign that resurging cases of COVID are taking a toll on the labor market. Meanwhile, durable goods orders rose by more than forecast. A number of other economic reports are set for today, pulled forward because of the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday and Black Friday in the U.S. The Federal Reserve's meeting minutes from its meeting earlier this month will be released at 2 p.m.
3:33 a.m. Nov. 25, 2020 - By Tomi Kilgore
Nikola's stock tumbles to put record 8-day win streak in dangerShares of Nikola Corp. dropped 16.1% in premarket trading Wednesday, putting them on track to snap a record eight-day win streak in which the electric truck maker's stock rocketed 76.3%. In an interview late Tuesday on CNBC's "Mad Money with Jim Cramer," Chief Executive Mark Russell did not reassure investors that partnership with General Motors Corp. announced in September, which included , would still go through, . Also in the interview, Russell said he could not comment on what Founder Trevor Milton, , would do with 92.2 million shares of the Nikola common stock he owned when the lock-up expires on Dec. 1, although many other insiders have agreed to . In total, 161 million shares, or roughly 42% of the common stock outstanding, will become eligible for sale on Dec. 1 as lock-up agreements expire. Nikola's stock selloff Wednesday comes as shares of other electric vehicle makers are pulling back ahead of the open, with Tesla Inc. down 1.5%, Nio Inc. shedding 8.8% and Workhorse Group Inc. sliding 9.4%. Meanwhile, futures for the Nasdaq 100 are up 0.1% ahead of the open and S&P 500 futures are down 0.1%.
7:55 a.m. Nov. 24, 2020 - By Jonathan Burton
There will be a ‘huge boom’ in the second quarter of 2021 if vaccines are effective, says investment strategist David Rosenberg Market strategist’s near-term ‘value trade’ taps utilities, consumer staples, health care, Big Tech — plus long-term Treasurys and goldMarket strategist’s near-term ‘value trade’ taps utilities, consumer staples, health care, Big Tech — plus long-term Treasurys and gold.
3:31 a.m. Nov. 24, 2020 - By Davide Mamone
It’s 2:30 a.m. in Wyoming: ‘You’re holding a smartphone to let a husband say goodbye to his wife via FaceTime after 60 years of marriage’ Doctors and nurses in North Dakota and Wyoming tell MarketWatch what it's like on the front lines of COVID-19Doctors and nurses in North Dakota and Wyoming tell MarketWatch what it's like on the front lines of COVID-19.
9:58 a.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
U.S. coronavirus case tally tops 12 million amid growing fears that Thanksgiving travel will spark another surge of infections ‘Four days before a holiday with potentially the most indoor and in-person gatherings of the year in the U.S., the virus is here and more prevalent than ever,’ says one analystThe global case tally for the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose to 58.8 million on Monday and the U.S. tally rose above 12 million, with new daily infections heading toward 200,0000 a day amid growing fears that Thanksgiving travel will spark another surge.
6:01 a.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - By Krystal Barker Buissereth
Let’s put 2020 behind us and do a financial reset After the challenges of 2020 we could all use a little financial self-careAfter the challenges of 2020 we could all use a little financial self-care
12:01 a.m. Nov. 23, 2020 - By Courtney Jespersen
What to buy and what to skip this Black Friday Your guide to getting bargains Nov. 27Though Black Friday still exists in 2020, it won’t be the same experience. Here’s a guide to getting the best bargains Nov. 27.
10:17 a.m. Nov. 21, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
I’m a 32-year-old stay-at-home mom, and my husband earns $150,000 a year. Will I ever be able to enjoy a retirement? Have a question about retirement, including where to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.com Have a question about retirement, including where to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.com
5:40 a.m. Nov. 21, 2020 - Associated Press
G-20 summit opens as leaders urge united response to virus The pandemic, which has claimed more than 1.37 million lives worldwide, has offered the G-20 an opportunity to prove how such bodies can facilitate international cooperation in crisesThe Group of 20 summit began on Saturday with appeals by the world’s most powerful leaders to collectively chart a way forward as the coronavirus pandemic overshadows this year’s gathering, transforming it from in-person meetings to a virtual gathering of speeches and declarations.
9:05 a.m. Nov. 20, 2020 - By Krystal Barker
Wrapping up 2020: Now is time for a financial reset As we reflect on the challenges of 2020, we could all use a little financial self-careAs we reflect on the challenges of 2020, we could all use a little financial self-care
5:28 a.m. Nov. 18, 2020 - By Dan Moisand
I lost my job because of COVID-19 cutbacks — can I tap into my IRA? Make sure you read the fine printMake sure you read the fine print
11:34 p.m. Nov. 14, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Joe Biden’s pandemic plan: Restore Obamacare, mandatory masks, paid sick leave and free COVID-19 tests The President-elect said: ‘Dealing with the coronavirus pandemic is one of the most important battles our administration will face’The President-elect said: ‘Dealing with the coronavirus pandemic is one of the most important battles our administration will face.’
9:00 a.m. Nov. 13, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
News and analysis for those planning for or living in retirement Retirement news and analysisRetirement news and analysis
2:12 p.m. Nov. 12, 2020 - By Robert Pozen
Americans need another stimulus bill now to get through 9 more months of the coronavirus pandemic U.S. workforce and economy face challenges until the summer of 2021 at the earliestU.S. workforce and economy face challenges until the summer of 2021 at the earliest.
2:11 p.m. Nov. 12, 2020 - By David Sullivan
We might get back to normal even before a vaccine by using this century-old method to treat COVID-19 Blood-plasma therapy could be an effective way to treat people with coronavirus and prevent it from spreadingBlood plasma therapy could be an effective way to treat people with coronavirus and prevent it from spreading.
8:56 a.m. Nov. 12, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. sets sixth new case record in eight days and more than 65,000 COVID-19 patients are in hospitals for first time U.K. is first European country with more than 50,000 deathsJust one week after the U.S. surpassed 100,000 COVID-19 cases in a single day for the first time, it has set a one-day record of almost 143,000, while hospitalizations rose above 65,000 for the first time since the start of the outbreak.
8:47 a.m. Nov. 9, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
Joe Biden announces his COVID-19 task force The team of public-health experts will advise the Biden administration and the transition’s COVID-19 staffThe team of public-health experts will advise the Biden administration and the transition’s COVID-19 staff.
4:11 p.m. Nov. 7, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Third straight single-day case record in U.S.; Trump chief of staff Meadows tests positive President-elect Joe Biden will announce a COVID-19 task force on Monday, Axios reportsThe U.S. case tally from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose by a record of almost 133,000 on Friday, a third straight day of record-setting levels, as hospitals in rural areas of the Midwest and southern states including Texas and Florida continued to feel the strain.
10:02 a.m. Nov. 7, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
I filed for bankruptcy after rehabbing my husband’s home. Now he wants an open marriage and says I own nothing. I feel trapped and bamboozled ‘I don’t pay bills, which has left me pondering the idea of just staying with him out of convenience — but at what cost to me mentally?’‘I don’t pay bills, which has left me pondering the idea of just staying with him out of convenience — but at what cost to me mentally?’
12:03 a.m. Nov. 7, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘Diverse perspectives lead to better decision making’: Ariel Investments’ John Rogers Jr. pushes corporate boards to have their own ‘Jackie Robinson moment’ Black households are almost twice as likely not to have any stock-market investments, one recent study showsBlack households are almost twice as likely not to have any stock-market investments, one recent study shows.
12:02 a.m. Nov. 7, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
‘It is now a full-blown depression for domestic workers.’ Nannies, house cleaners and home-care workers struggle as other job sectors bounce back Meanwhile, some highly-educated nannies are finding work for families dealing with remote schoolingMeanwhile, some highly-educated nannies are finding work for families dealing with remote schooling.
12:20 p.m. Nov. 6, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: U.S. new cases jump 20% to record 121,200 in a single day; ‘We North Dakotans are in crisis,’ says doctor 13 states posted record case numbers on Thursday, including Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Minnesota, Iowa, Oklahoma, Nebraska and North DakotaJust one day after the U.S. surpassed 100,000 new cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 in a singe day, it set a fresh record that was 20% higher, straining hospitals in areas of the Midwest and South as they struggle to cope with an influx of patients.
4:35 a.m. Nov. 6, 2020 - By Andrea Riquier
Stocks open slightly lower after 4-day rallyU.S. stocks opened slightly lower Friday even as a monthly jobs report was stronger than expected. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 36 points, 0.1%, to open near 28,354, while the S&P 500 was down 5 points or 0.1%, near 3,506. The Nasdaq Composite was down 27 points, 0.2%, near 11,864. The U.S. added 603,000 jobs in October, the Labor Department said Friday morning, above economist expectations. Separately, shares of Peloton Inc. ticked lower after the bell after the home-exercise equipment company said it was having delivery challenges.
6:21 a.m. Nov. 5, 2020 - By Jaimy Lee
Here are all the reasons COVID-19 cases are surging again ‘Pandemic fatigue’ is setting in among Americans tired of social distancing and wearing masksExperts attribute the record-breaking number of coronavirus cases to growing weariness among Americans to keep up with pandemic practices like social distancing and wearing masks.
10:08 a.m. Nov. 4, 2020 - By Alison Omens
Business leaders must protect voters and the voting process — especially after this heated presidential election Americans see democracy as good for capitalism and want CEOs to stand for more than just profitsAmericans see democracy as good for capitalism and want CEOs to stand for more than just profits.
9:08 a.m. Nov. 4, 2020 - By Silvia Ascarelli
I’ll retire with a military pension and want to move to a bicycle-friendly, beer-loving place — so where should I go? Looking for ideas on the best place for you to retire? Email HelpMeRetire@marketwatch.comI have a nest egg of $1 million and will also have a monthly military pension of approximately $6,000, and Social Security on top of that.
7:40 a.m. Nov. 4, 2020 - By Andrew Keshner
Attempts to raise state income and property taxes get mixed reception from voters A California proposition increasing commercial property assessments to fund schools is still closeA California proposition increasing commercial property assessments to fund schools is still close.
11:17 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Even with a toddler, this couple’s cost of living is less than $25,000 a year — this is how they do it They tackled student loans, paid down a mortgage and reached financial independence in their 30sThey tackled student loans, paid down a mortgage, and reached financial independence in their 30s
10:34 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Alessandra Malito
Kevin O’ Leary says investing $100 a week will make you a millionaire by retirement The FIRE movement is a ‘motivational platform’ to get people thinking about their future financial stability, he says The FIRE movement is a ‘motivational platform’ to get people thinking about their future financial stability, he says
8:46 a.m. Nov. 3, 2020 - By Catey Hill
We get $2,470 a month from Social Security and want a warm, friendly city near the ocean. Where should we retire? Have a question about retirement, including where to retire? Email chill@marketwatch.com for suggestions. Here are three spots to consider.
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