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Nearing 60? Don't Skimp on Retirement Savings

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:55am
Tips for maximizing your retirement, even if you're running out of time.






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Stocks Down, Markets Eye Signs From Yellen

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:44am
Stocks opened lower as tensions between Russia and Ukraine flared and as investors looked to a speech later by Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen.






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Back-to-School: Be Your Kids' Money Coach

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:01am
Use this annual shopping spree as an opportunity to give kids a crash course in cash.






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Fixing Ferguson: What Locals Say They Need to Survive

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 5:04am
Despair and disparity were long building in Ferguson, say three residents who explain how their town became a place of rage.






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New Technology May Help Stop ATM Skimming Fraud

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 5:33pm
American ATM manufacturer Diebold has developed technology it claims will stop card skimming, the most common type of ATM fraud.
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1.5 Million Solar-Panel Systems Recalled

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 5:04pm
SolarWorld is recalling the systems because incorrect grounding lugs could lead to corrosion and an electric shock, electrocution or fire hazard.






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United Looks to Lure Top Fliers -- With Food

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:34pm
To win the hearts of frequent business travelers, United Airlines is going through their stomachs.






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Dow Climbs Over 17,000 Ahead of Yellen Speech

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:07pm
Stocks climbed, as investors anticipated a moderate tone from Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen when she talks about the labor market on Friday.






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Nutella Denies Shortage Rumors

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:01pm
The makers of Nutella said that soaring hazelnut prices won't hurt the availability of its chocolate spread.






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Aww Nuts! Could There Be a Nutella Shortage?

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:53pm
Spread the word, Nutella prices could be under pressure.






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Las Vegas Offers All but Marriage to Gay Tourists

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:48pm
While gay couples still can't get married in Nevada, Las Vegas wants them to know that they — and their money — are welcome.
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Craze or Crazy? $900 Cupcake Is Topped With Gold

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:46pm
A Toronto bakery recently whipped up a $900 cupcake for a customer who wanted to buy "something special" for his wife's 40th birthday.






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Helmet Cam Shows NFL Coaches What the Players See

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:34pm
Coaches often talk about getting into a player's head. A newly-developed helmet cam is poised to help them do that.






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Ford Warns Dealers About Models Made Last Week

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:52am
Ford has told dealers to stop test-driving and selling C-Max and Focus models produced this month because of potential steering problems.






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Ford Warns Dealers About Models Built Last Week

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:52am
Ford has told dealers to stop test-driving and selling C-Max and Focus models produced this month because of potential steering problems.
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Beware of 'Pension Predators' Promising Quick Cash

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:26am
To get tomorrow’s money today, you have to sign over your future pension payments for a specified number of years.






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Watch out for ‘pension predators’ promising quick cash

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:22am
A pension, for those lucky enough to have one, offers a guaranteed check every month for the rest of your life upon retirement. But a number of companies are now offering an alternative: a pension advance, typically made in one lump sum payment.






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Drought Ordinance Targets Some California Pools

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:05am
Some Orange County pool owners may not be able to fill their pools if a strict water-saving ordinance goes into effect in response to California's drought concerns.






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Who's Making Money Off Little League Phenom Mo'ne?

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:02am
Davis, the 13-year-old pitching phenom, has garnered major attention for her 70 mph fastball and her poise at the Little League World Series.
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Homes Selling at Fastest Rate for Nearly a Year

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 10:53am
Americans resold their homes in July at the fastest pace in almost a year, a sign the housing market was gaining steam again after a year-long slump.
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