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You may need a passport for domestic air travel soon

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 3:12pm

Starting Jan. 22, for some, a driver's license will no longer suffice for domestic travel thanks to the REAL ID Act.

Here’s why cryptocurrencies are getting smoked on Monday

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 3:07pm

A data adjustment by CoinMarketCap caused cryptocurrency prices to drop on Monday. Prices of the world’s largest cryptocurrencies appeared to take some major hits on Monday morning after, arguably the most popular and important site for cryptocurrency pricing data, opted to remove South Korean exchanges from its data sources. Cryptocurrencies have been known to trade at significant premiums in South Korea, often times many magnitudes higher than on other exchanges, due to localized demand and strict national controls on capital movement.

3 Dividend Stocks With Better Yields Than Chevron

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 2:54pm

Target, Vale, and Total pay investors a higher dividend and are attractive income candidates today.

Chevy Silverado 4500 and 5500 medium duty commercial trucks are coming

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 2:44pm

They're successors to the Chevy Kodiak (and its GMC TopKick counterpart).

Starting Jan. 22, some may need a passport for domestic air travel

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 2:06pm

Soon, all adult airline passengers will need a Real ID or a passport — unless they are residents of a state that has been issued an extension.

4 High-Yield Stocks You Might Want to Avoid in 2018 (and 1 Better Option to Buy Instead)

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 1:04pm

Analysts at one bank believe these pipeline companies are wildly overvalued.

How Donald Trump spends his three hours of “executive time” every morning

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:53pm

The morning routines of the most powerful and accomplished people are commonly scrutinized and emulated in the hope of replicating their productivity. For those who struggle to get started in the morning, studying their schedules tends to generate shame. So it is particularly refreshing to learn that the world’s most powerful person, Donald Trump, doesn’t…

3 Ways to Lose All Your Money in the Stock Market

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:46pm

The wrong moves could cause you to get seriously burned by the stock market. Here are three in particular you'll want to avoid.

2018 Ford F-150 Powerstroke vs. 2018 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel: comparing the specs

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:45pm

They're remarkably close.

Americans Can't Agree if They Loved or Hated 'The Last Jedi.' But China Definitely Hated It

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:24pm

Americans Can't Agree if They Loved or Hated 'The Last Jedi.' But China Definitely Hated It

‘Racist’ H&M Hoodie Ad Pulled After Online Backlash

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:20pm

The ad that sparked this controversy shows a black child wearing a green H&M hoodie with the text “coolest monkey in the jungle” printed on it. In response to these complaints, the ad with the black child wearing the H&M hoodie is no longer on the company’s website.

Here's Why Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Shares Are Falling Again Today

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:05pm

Congress is gearing up to reform the mortgage finance market, but it's unclear what will happen to investors.

Cloud Migration Continues Hurting Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co Stock

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 11:46am

CEO Meg Whitman has done a tremendous job in transforming Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE). During her tenure, which lasted about six years, HPE stock returned about 89%. Of course, this has involved pulling off the biggest divestiture in corporate history, which resulted in the split of the iconic HP Inc (NYSE:HPQ). Whitman slashed the overall headcount by 82,000 as well as initiated about $18 billion in dividends and buybacks.

Scene quiet before frenzy of big game, planned protests

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 11:41am

The scene was relatively quiet Monday morning around the stadium in downtown Atlanta where the College Football Playoff title game was set to be held. A light drizzle fell on some fans milling about, but ...

3 Energy Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2018

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 11:00am

One of the emerging themes worthy of your attention is the potential for a commodity comeback, particularly in energy stocks. In the short run, we may be in for a few days of backing-and-filling or perhaps a pullback.

Ripple’s XRP cryptocurrency is plunging

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:39am

Ripple's XRP, the third largest cryptocurrency by market cap, slumped as much as 20% Monday morning as all three of the world’s largest digital tokens came under pressure.XRP is currently trading at $2.32, according to data from Markets Insider, and has a market cap of $90 billion, according to The token is now down 38% from its all-time high, set earlier this month. Coinmarketcap, a major provider of pricing data for cryptocurrencies, opted to exclude XRP prices from Korean exchanges in its data, which has added to the volatility. ...

Snap Stock’s Seesaw Is an Opportunity to Profit!

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:24am

Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) stock falls in and out of favor often on Wall Street. But judging by how long my 16-year-old and his friends spend on Snapchat, the app is still as popular as ever. This tells me that the original bullish thesis on Snap stock is alive and well.

Visa to raise 401(k) match in response to tax reform

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:07am

CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that following tax reform, Visa is changing its 401(k) match policy for employees.

The Ugly Truth About Retirement Savings Shortfalls

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:05am

A new study notes the U.S. retirement savings shortfall is worse than even the most pessimistic onlookers may think. The study by the National Institute on Retirement Security, using data from the U.S. Federal Reserve, shows that retirement savings "are dangerously low" and that the U.S. retirement savings deficit is between $6.8 and $14 trillion. Worse, the median retirement account balance is $3,000 for all working-age households and $12,000 for near-retirement households, the study reports.

Bitcoin Is Tumbling Again

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:04am

Bitcoin slumped as much as 14 percent as the world’s largest cryptocurrency continues to be whipsawed by concerns about regulation and demand from Asia.