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Why an Unpleasant Social Security Surprise Awaits More Than Half of All Seniors

This aspect of Social Security hasn't been changed since 1983, and it's set to affect more than half of all households that receive Social Security during the 2015 tax season.

3 Things You Need to Know Before Reserving Tesla's Model 3 Next Month

The Model 3 could very well spark blowout demand from mainstream consumers. Keep these important considerations in mind.

Legal Marijuana Sales Could Quadruple by 2020, New Study Shows

According to a new report from ArcView Market Research, legal marijuana sales could grow by 30% per year through 2020.

How Risky Is Charter Stock?

The company is about to get a whole lot bigger, but that's not necessarily a good thing.

Apple, Inc.'s New iPad Air -- What to Expect

In about one month, Apple will likely reveal its newest iPad -- and the device is getting a significant overhaul.

If Magellan Midstream's Recent Results Aren't Enough to Excite Investors, What Is?

Despite posting a series of strong results throughout the downturn in the oil and gas market, Magellan Midstream Partners shares are still well below pre-crash days.

SpaceX and Blue Origin Race to Space. Here's Who's Winning Now.

Two companies want to be No. 1 in private spaceflight. Sadly, investors can only invest in No. 3.

Can Bladex Bounce Back in 2016?

The bank stock is near recent lows, but investors hope its earnings report will begin a turnaround.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. Is Poised for Fuel-Efficiency Gains

By pursuing a selective fleet renewal strategy and adding seats to older airplanes, Delta is steadily improving its fuel efficiency.

Banks and the Competitive Advantage of History

History proves that bad things happen all the time.

3 Great Stocks to Buy in a Bear Market

Volatility and plunging prices have many investors running for the exits. However, these three stocks are solid long-term bets despite the gloomy outlook for 2016.

Rules for a Custodial Roth IRA

If your minor children have earned income, opening a Roth on their behalf can be a smart move.

3 Reasons Sirius XM Holdings Inc. Stock Could Rise

The satellite radio provider has stumbled so far this year, but an uptick in conversion, buyout chatter, and increased guidance can turn the tide.

Elon Musk Losing Billions as SolarCity and Tesla Motors Falter

Elon Musk has lost nearly half the value in his two public companies in 2016 alone.

The Average American Spends This Much for Typical Valentine's Day Fare

The costs are much higher than you might expect

The Top Tech ETF of the Week

For the trading week ended Feb. 12, which tech-related exchange-traded fund fared the best?

Why the Hype Around Autonomous Cars is (Slightly) Premature

Autonomous cars are coming, but they might not be here as fast as you'd like.

Is Northrop Grumman Building a Super-Jet?

Defense contractor kicks off the Super Bowl with an ad featuring a sixth-generation stealth fighter jet.

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