Category: Finance

You should plan for your kids’ college when you get divorced

Another part of college planning affected by divorce is financial aid eligibility. If your children are already in college or are within two years of attending,...

Will McDonough is now betting on blockchain

McDonough, who looks and sounds like a distant Kennedy relative, was a sports buff as a boy. As a sophomore at Westwood High School in suburban Boston he landed a gig at...

Five tips for freelancers to ease the pain of getting paid

Getting paid as a freelancer? It’s the best. Nothing like that feeling when your payment arrives, and it’s yours, all yours (at least till tax time). But...

It could become 'Facebook Thursday' akin to infamous 'Marlboro Friday' plunge in Philip Morris in early '90s

A quarter-century ago, Philip Morris lost a quarter of its value in a single day after the company drastically reduced expectations for its long-term profitability, just...

Student who lost thousands on an Art Institute education look to US for loan relief

The Department of Justice found that Education Management Corp. falsely obtained the $11 billion in federal funding it had received between 2003 and 2011. In 2015, the...

Banks are as despised as during the financial crisis

Big banks continue to be a profitable group despite being immensely disliked on the Wall Street, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. “I think this group is...

Five money mistakes that can destroy a marriage

In extreme situations, disputes over money are a battle for power, which is more often the case in very traditional household situations, Newman said. Though traditional...

US trade deficit drops to smallest size since 2016 election

Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images A spotter lines up a truck before a container is loaded a ship in the Seagirt Marine Terminal at the Port of Baltimore in...

More Americans are considering cutting their ties with the US — here’s why

When Greg Swanson decided to move to Europe to get some real experience to go with his education in international business, he told himself he would stay for just two...

Your first trade for Tuesday, June 26

The “Fast Money” traders shared their first moves for the market open. Tim Seymour was a buyer of General Mills. Karen Finerman was a buyer of Walmart. Steve...