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Buffett Buys More Apple, Chevron, Occidental Petroleum, in Q2
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Buffett Buys More Apple, Chevron, Occidental Petroleum, in Q2

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway topped off existing stakes in some favorite stocks, cut exposure to General Motors and Kroger, and exited its rump…
August 15, 2022
Stock Market Today (8/15/22): Stocks Brush Off China Growth Concerns
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (8/15/22): Stocks Brush Off China Growth Concerns

A number of economic reports released overnight pointed to a slowdown in China's economy in July.
August 15, 2022
What Will Happen With Health Costs in 2023
Business Costs & Regulation

What Will Happen With Health Costs in 2023

Higher drug costs will accelerate health insurance premium increases.
August 15, 2022
Walmart Headlines Busy Week of Retail Earnings
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Walmart Headlines Busy Week of Retail Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Walmart (WMT), Lowe's Companies (LOW) and BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings (BJ).
August 15, 2022
5 Things to Teach Your Kids about Money and Happiness
personal finance

5 Things to Teach Your Kids about Money and Happiness

To be happy and independent, kids need to know a thing or two about money. Here are five suggestions for helpful money lessons that parents should sha…
August 15, 2022

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Grandparents: Now is the Time to Contribute to Your Grandkid's 529 Plans
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Grandparents: Now is the Time to Contribute to Your Grandkid's 529 Plans

With new changes to the FAFSA process, you can “superfund” their college savings – without affecting their financial aid status.
August 15, 2022
5 Things to Consider When Weighing a Job Change
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5 Things to Consider When Weighing a Job Change

Financially speaking, the decision to stay or go is about more than just salary. Take a holistic look at your offer before deciding to take the leap t…
August 14, 2022
Biden's Inflation Reduction Act: Investing Winners and Losers
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Biden's Inflation Reduction Act: Investing Winners and Losers

These seven stocks could benefit the most (and least) from the Inflation Reduction Act, which has now cleared two critical hurdles.
August 14, 2022
2 Risks People Face If They Retire in Tough Economic Times
retirement

2 Risks People Face If They Retire in Tough Economic Times

You’ve reached your retirement age, but our economy is on the rocks. What should you do?
August 13, 2022
Stock Market Today (8/12/22): S&P, Nasdaq Rack Up Longest Weekly Win Streak of 2022
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (8/12/22): S&P, Nasdaq Rack Up Longest Weekly Win Streak of 2022

Preliminary data from the University of Michigan indicated consumer sentiment is improving in August.
August 12, 2022
Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar
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Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar

Check out our earnings calendar for the upcoming week, as well as our previews of the more noteworthy reports.
August 12, 2022
Are You Rich?
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Are You Rich?

You might be surprised. It depends on how you measure it, and the bar is changing.
August 12, 2022
How to Steer Your Retirement Portfolio Through the Storm
retirement planning

How to Steer Your Retirement Portfolio Through the Storm

Right now, it feels like there’s an economic challenge around every corner. But the good news is you can still protect your nest egg.
August 12, 2022
Stock Market Today (8/11/22): Disney Earnings Keep Dow Above Water
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (8/11/22): Disney Earnings Keep Dow Above Water

Thursday delivered another upbeat reading on inflation, which helped boost investor sentiment early on.
August 11, 2022
The 21 Top S&P 500 Stocks Since the Bear-Market Bottom
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The 21 Top S&P 500 Stocks Since the Bear-Market Bottom

Growth stocks have been some of the best performers since the June low.
August 11, 2022
Beware the Caller From “The Government”: It’s a Scam
Scams

Beware the Caller From “The Government”: It’s a Scam

Scammers' persistence is matched only by their insolence: They even try to impersonate the very agencies trying to stop their grift.
August 11, 2022
10 Best Value REITs for Income Investors
REITs

10 Best Value REITs for Income Investors

These value REITs are benefiting from a rebound in real estate stocks – and offer attractive dividend yields to boot.
August 11, 2022
3 Dated Rules of Thumb Retirees Should Think Twice About
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3 Dated Rules of Thumb Retirees Should Think Twice About

The tried-and-true investing and saving rules of thumb retirees depend on may no longer be as reliable as they hoped. Don’t let dated “rules” steer yo…
August 11, 2022
The Good News About Recessions for Investors
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The Good News About Recessions for Investors

Yes, an official recession is possible, but based on previous recessions, there could be reasons for investors to smile. With that in mind, here are t…
August 11, 2022
Stock Market Today (8/10/22): Encouraging Inflation Data Sparks Stunning Stock Rally
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (8/10/22): Encouraging Inflation Data Sparks Stunning Stock Rally

Signs that inflation might have peaked sparked a broad-based rally in stocks on Wednesday.
August 10, 2022
Has Inflation Peaked? Here's What the Experts Are Saying
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Has Inflation Peaked? Here's What the Experts Are Saying

Inflation decelerated by more than expected in July, but that doesn't mean our era of fast-rising prices – or Fed rate hikes – is over.
August 10, 2022
Inflation Reduction Act a Blessing in Disguise for Drug Stocks?
investing

Inflation Reduction Act a Blessing in Disguise for Drug Stocks?

Coming limits on drug pricing may not be bad news for drug makers after all.
August 10, 2022
How to Beef Up Your Portfolio Against Inflation
investing

How to Beef Up Your Portfolio Against Inflation

These sectors are better positioned to benefit from rising prices.
August 10, 2022
Answers to Frequently Asked Social Security Disability Questions
personal finance

Answers to Frequently Asked Social Security Disability Questions

Social Security Disability Insurance is there to help those who can’t work, but getting the benefits you need can be confusing and difficult. Read on …
August 10, 2022
Stock Market Today (8/9/22): S&P, Nasdaq Extend Losing Streaks on Micron Demand Woes
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (8/9/22): S&P, Nasdaq Extend Losing Streaks on Micron Demand Woes

Micron Technology (MU) became the latest chipmaker to warn of a challenging market environment.
August 9, 2022
10 Metaverse Stocks for the Future of Technology
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10 Metaverse Stocks for the Future of Technology

With the market size for metaverse stocks expected to balloon by the end of this decade, these 10 names are worth a closer look.
August 9, 2022