Social Security serves as a key source of income for millions of retired seniors, and as an eligible worker, you get an eight-year window to start taking benefits. Here are the various ages at which you might claim Social Security, and their impact on your benefits.Age 62
Shares of Lam Research (LRCX ) moved slightly lower during morning trading hours Monday, just one day before the company is scheduled to release its latest quarterly earnings results. The red-hot run of the semiconductor market has been challenged lately, so investors will want to pay close att
The odds of a Fed rate hike in September just soared after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the argument for raising interest rates has strengthened.
Yellen made the comment Friday at the Fed’s symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyo. But she wasn’t the only Fed official who spoke. Vice Chair Stanley Fisher suggested the Fed might actually raise rates twice this year.....More>>>
We are not especially frugal, but were generally not trying to wring every penny out of life. That combination of not watching every penny we spend and not maximizing how many pennies we bring in probably doesnt, on its face, sound like a recipe for financial success.
Fortunately theres more than one way to do most things.
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Penny stocks are known for their low share prices and explosive potential, but it can be tough to find which stocks are worth watching. Today, we’re bring you the top penny stocks to watch this week, plus one of our best stocks to buy right now…
And if you want to see just how profitable penny stocks can be, just look at Primero Mining Corp. (OTCMKTS: PPPMF), which soared....More>>>
Twenty-nine states, theDistrict of Columbia,Guam, and Puerto Riconow allow medical cannabis, with eight states plus D.C. permitting legal use of recreational weed and Canada on track to do so next year. More publicly traded marijuana stocks are now available, which presents opportunities for investors.
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Many people don’t realize it, but when you get that final paycheck, it is one of the most important financial events of your life. The idea of no longer working for money and having access to a paycheck can do weird things to some people. In many cases, it can turn them into a penny pinching, wheeling-dealing, cheapskate who will go out of their way to save a buck or get a better....More>>>
While it’s open to debate whether President Donald Trump made America great, the 2016 election did produce one undeniable result: it laid the foundation for cannabis-related businesses, thereby dramatically improving profitability potential for marijuana penny stocks.
During the general election, a record number of states voted for marijuana legalization to varying degrees. Of those....More>>>
Ive been offered a new job, and I want to see how the cost of the new employers health care stacks up. How much does the average family pay for health care? What can I do to save money on health costs?
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In 2017, cryptocurrency investors could seemingly have thrown a dart at any of the largest virtual currencies by market cap and walked away having made a significant profit. There were well over one dozen large digital currencies that soared more than 11,700% last year, including Ripple and NEO,
The volumes of liquefied natural gas, or LNG, leaving American shores are booming right now. The United states will leap from an almost nonexistent player a few years ago to the world's third-largest exporter in a span of roughly five years. To be fair, global LNG trade has erupted in the last
The stock market has been on fire for the past decade. After bottoming out below 700 in early 2009, the S&P 500 has nearly quadrupled to over 2,600 today. That is a huge a run higher for stocks – particularly for tech stocks like Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).