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Jeffrey Gundlach says many asset classes look frothy and his firm continues to hold gold, a traditional safe-haven, along with gold miner stocks.
Goldman Sachs cuts its three-month rating on equities to underweight, saying its risk appetite indicator has turned neutral.
Here's a rundown of which states are participating in sales-tax holidays this year.
Mongolia's economy all but flatlined, but some say hidden gems may be getting lost in the current bout of gloom.
Tom Kloza, Global Head of Energy Analysis for the OPIS, says gas and oil prices are trading in a ‘bizarro world’ for THIS reason.
When you turn 70-and-a-half, you are required to take money out of your tax-deferred retirement accounts or pay a 50 percent tax penalty.
ABLE accounts are giving families with special-needs children a new tool to save for their future.
Polaroid, the iconic camera company that endured two bankruptcies, is ready for its digital era close-up.
El Nino is over, but it has left the Amazon region vulnerable to polluting wildfires.
School is around the corner, and costs are up. Which must-haves are the most expensive?
The effects of these strikingly different conventions won't become clear for a while. But all signs point toward a race that will remain close.
Some of the banks could be broken up, but it may not be Washington that makes it happen.
This quarter's earnings show, more than ever, how small businesses are a huge piece of Facebook's future.
After rising just over a decade ago to its highest level ever, the homeownership rate fell in the second quarter to match its all-time low.
One in 3 consumers got a debt collection call in the past year, and new rules may affect what collectors can do.
A blue-ribbon panel is proposing a bevy of reforms that it hopes will restore confidence in the stock market.
If remarrying, update your estate plan to ensure your new spouse and existing heirs have clear guidelines on your inheritance wishes.
Parents aren't the only ones willing to co-sign a student loan — other family members and friends are, too. But it's a risky move.
The average credit card carries six different fees, CreditCards.com found, but some penalties are becoming less common.
New overall quality star ratings can help consumers chose among hospitals for themselves and loved ones.