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People have varying needs and risk thresholds, and one size rarely fits all when it comes to 401(k) investment choices.
Gold and silver have been crushed this week, burned by the rising dollar and the outflow of money looking for a home in stocks and other investments.
GM said in a court filing that it should not have to face lawsuits based on safety issues in cars made before its 2009 bankruptcy.
Issues expected to get a new look include a corporate tax overhaul, environmental and financial regulation, trade deals and the Keystone oil pipeline.
The U.S. has launched a money-laundering probe of a member of Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Eric Cantor says unilateral action by Obama on immigration would "light a fuse" among Republicans now that they control Congress.
Engineering, computers, business and liberal arts win out among members of the CNBC NEXT List—if they finished college, that is.
U.S. private employers added 230,000 jobs in October, exceeding economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday.
Even a small rise in mortgage rates was enough to cut off the spigot on refinances.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed more than previously estimated in October, hitting its lowest level in six months.
Some cash alternatives have been around for more than 50 years; others are just popping up. A look at 10 that will shift the paradigm.
Banks with large wholesale funding operations should disclose the maturity and collateral of the obligations better, a top Fed official said.
The Republicans will now be in control of the Senate for the first time since 2007. Now it has to prove itself.
Thanks to rising home prices, a better credit environment and low interest-rate yields, now is a great time to refinance a home mortgage.
Audi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.
Want to know what's giving health stocks confidence in profit forecasts? Like it or not, it's the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.
The U.S. will gradually cut back the size of two- and three-year note auctions over the next three months to reflect a better budget outlook.
The Minneapolis Fed president said an interest-rate hike at any time in 2015 would be "inappropriate" because of the muted outlook for inflation.
Apple is planning to issue bonds denominated in euros. Here's why it makes financial sense.
Topshop opened a new flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York and celebrities Beyoncé and Cara Delevingne were at the launch.
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The Navy's Silent NEMO suggests the best engineer for effective machines might be mother nature.
Uber said Wednesday that it would begin a new series of measures to boost safety at the ride-sharing startup—including biometric and voice screening for drivers.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer outlines stocks that may be a buy during the next selloff related to the decline of oil or stress overseas.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer goes off the charts with the help of Bob Lang to navigate where oil prices may go. Lang suggests that in medium-term the S&P 500 should be able to keep climbing higher despite oil's decline.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains how the Federal Reserve and oil futures provided the market with some breathing room in today's trade.