(This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is adapted from the new book, Entitlemania by Richard Watts.)
Somewhere in our DNA as parents, we believe it is an act of love, generosity, or for some, contrition, to leave our children an inheritance after we die. And the more money we leave, we think, the better! But despite the wisdom and warnings of historical philosophy,....More>>>
Investors around the world continued to drive up stocks, batter bonds and reprice a wide range of financial assets Monday, betting that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will deliver a large dose of fiscal stimulus and back away from campaign pledges that could spark a global trade war.
But investors should remember there are no one-way bets. As Trumps policies crystallize in the run-up to....More>>>
Powerball’s jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing is $403 million, the tenth largest prize in the game’s 25-year history.
But if it seems like massive Powerball jackpots have become relatively common, that’s because they have.
Five of the ten largest Powerball jackpots have come since the start of last year. The reason: Powerball changed up its formula in....More>>>
For a favorite growth stock for the coming year, I remain a fan of this media giant whose operations include film entertainment and theme parks along with cable and broadband businesses, notes dividend expert Chuck Carlson, editor of DRIP Investor.
Cash flow remains strong at Comcast (CMCSA) and the firm continues to add subscribers. Comcast grew earnings per share 15% to $0.92 in the....More>>>
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced that it has settled cease-and-desist proceedings against the CEO of a Utah-based broker-dealer and two registered persons associated with the firm for causing the firms violations of SEC market structure rules.
The proceedings involve a former proprietary trader at Wilson-Davis & Co., a Utah-based broker-dealer, the....More>>>