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NoDerog | E+ | Getty Images Those government stimulus checks should be on their way soon to millions of Americans. Many people have still have a lot of questions about...

Robinhood’s offer to traders impacted by outage comes with a catch

The Robinhood application is displayed in the App Store on an Apple Inc. iPhone in an arranged photograph taken in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018....

4 things to do now to prepare for a family member with COVID-19

Erica Cisneros, of San Anselmo, California, helps her daughters, third-grader Emilia and fourth-grader Eden, with schoolwork at their home. Both of the schools that the...

Futures fall after market rebounds on hopes for $1 trillion stimulus

Stock futures fell in overnight trading on Tuesday as the markets remained highly volatile with the government response to the coronavirus fallout unfolding. As of 9:08...

Why you should resist the urge to buy gold during the market selloff

When the stock market goes haywire, gold often becomes the “gold” standard in the eyes of everyday investors. True to form, gold just came off its best...

Climate change could upend New York’s maple syrup industry

Farmer Dana Putnam tries to tap a maple tree for sap, but is unsuccessful. His trees are producing less sap as the climate changes. Emma Newburger | CNBC ORANGE COUNTY,...

States could adopt a new ‘best interest’ regulation for annuity sales

There could be a tug of war brewing over which standard financial professionals should follow when they provide advice or sell products such as annuities to individual...

Toomey says he won’t oppose Shelton’s controversial Fed nomination

Senator Pat Toomey Cameron Costa | CNBC Sen. Patrick Toomey said he will support the nomination of Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve, removing a key obstacle to her...

Bloomberg’s plan to tackle the $1.7 trillion student loan crisis

Democratic presidential candidate former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg speaks during the Democratic presidential primary debate at Paris Las Vegas on February 19,...

Trump administration may stop exporting GE’s engines to China: WSJ

A logo is displayed next to a gas turbine at the General Electric Co. (GE) energy plant in Greenville, South Carolina, U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. General Electric...