This couple retired 2 years ago on about $27,000 a year. Here's how that's going
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Joan and Steve Reid planned to retire happily by slashing their spending after moving from New York to less-costly Florida in 2019. Here's what happened.
Wall Street rewards Bank of America and Morgan Stanley for earnings, while Wells Fargo and Citi trade mostly flat
Megabanks all beat earnings forecasts as economy rebounds from COVID impact, with Morgan Stanley a standout with its investment banking gains amid brisk capital raising and M&A activity.
5 quality energy stocks with high dividend yields propelled by soaring oil prices
These stocks have dividend yields as high as 5.91%, and the companies never cut dividends after oil prices began their long decline in 2014.
Why Amazon and Microsoft won't have a stranglehold on cloud computing forever
Cloud computing, once the exclusive turf of the duopoly of Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp., is becoming a more egalitarian field with stable competition thanks to companies' move toward leveraging multiple cloud-computing systems at once --- opening potential riches for Alphabet Inc. parent Google, Oracle Corp. and International Business Machines Corp.
With bad 'red flag' jokes everywhere, most meme-stock traders are only seeing green
Wednesday was a good day for the OG memes, and a bad day for zero-commission trading apps trying to act cool on Twitter.
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'His girlfriend had just continued to make payments, until -- I believe -- they came up with this foreclosure plan to buy it from underneath my brother.'
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