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Mergers have hit a level not seen since the financial crisis, and there is a way for investors to profit from the M&A frenzy—in one trade.
Setting and forgetting 401(k) plans works for years, but at some point you must check in to ensure you're maximizing available benefits.
New federal standards for converting medical procedures to codes for insurers is requiring firms to hire more and more medical coders.
U.S. gasoline prices are the lowest in four years following a drop in crude oil futures, the nation's largest motorists group said.
Many in the middle class are learning just how expensive an elite college can be, even for an upper middle-class family.
Major options traders are taking advantage of the recent weakness in stocks.
RadioShack has reached an agreement to refinance about $590 million of loans to restock ahead of the holiday season, sources said.
A planned $2.7 billion deal between pharma companies Salix and Cosmo, motivated in part by the opportunity to do a tax inversion, has fallen through.
Vice President Joe Biden tells Harvard students his job can be a "b****."
Facebook already knows who your friends are and the kind of things you like. Soon, it could also know the state of your health.
Google plans to launch a mobile messaging app it is likely to test in India and other emerging markets, the Economic Times newspaper reported.
Gross’s unusual behavior have been well documented, but what is as remarkable is how Pimco came to believe Gross was a liability. The FT reports.
BP on Thursday asked a U.S. court to reconsider a September ruling that found the company "grossly negligent" for the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
European Union antitrust regulators approved a $19 billion offer by Facebook for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp.
Details on a cyberattack on JPMorgan's servers this summer add to doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and others.
On an evolutionary basis, cognitive biases are great. But they can cost you money and lead to poor investing decisions if you're not paying attention.
Paying down credit card debt is a tall order. Here's what could make it even worse.
The plastic bag's role in pollution has sparked a statewide ban in California, but this good-intentioned measure could have unforeseen consequences.
Recent government missteps could cost the midterm elections for the Democrats, NBC News reports.
A federal court judge has ruled that bankrupt cities like Stockton, California, can cut pensions.
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