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How to Borrow from Your 401(k) When You No Longer Work With an Employer

You probably can't take out a loan directly from your old 401(k), but there are alternatives.

How Much Taxes Do You Have to Pay on Money in a Savings Account?

The law requires that you pay taxes on interest earned from a savings account. Here's how to figure out how interest income will affect your tax burden.

What Are the Differences Between IFRS and U.S. GAAP for Revenue Recognition?

Making sense of U.S. accounting rules compared to international standards.

Activision Blizzard and Pandora Media Drop as Stocks Soar

Why these two growing companies sat out of today's rally.

Why Amazon.com Sank 13% in January

Is this the buying opportunity investors have been waiting for?

How to Calculate the Share Price Based on Dividends

We can determine the intrinsic value of a stock based on its dividend growth.

Wearables Are the Next Big Thing: Here's Why Investors Should Be Nervous

Can wearables replace smartphones as a growth driver?

Why Alcatel-Lucent, Flowers Foods, and Chesapeake Energy Slumped Today

Despite a big market rally, these stocks got left out. Find out why.

1 Surprising Thing Tesla Motors, Inc. Plans to Do This Year

Even as sales are expected to soar, management believes its capital expenditures will actually trend lower throughout the year. Here's why this is important.

3 Stocks to Watch Next Week: Priceline, T-Mobile, and Wal-Mart

All three companies are set to report earnings next week.

How General Motors Will Sell the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Electric Car in Europe

CEO Mary Barra says that the all-electric Opel Ampera-e, a close sibling of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV, will go on sale in Europe sometime next year. Here's what that means for GM.

Why JPMorgan Chase, Baidu, and Las Vegas Sands Jumped Today

The stock market entered the long weekend with a big gain, and these stocks helped lead the way. Find out why.

CyberArk Software Ltd Earnings Boosted by Higher Privileged Account-Security Spending

Businesses are increasingly turning to the cyber attack-prevention specialist to safeguard the most vital aspects of their IT infrastructure.

Why Sears Holdings Corp. Dropped 17% in January

The once-iconic retailer is being annihilated by the competition.

Qlik Technologies Inc Reports Solid Q4 Licensing Revenue Growth, but Earnings Dip Slightly

The data analytics software company's licensing revenue increased 21% on a constant-currency basis, and its new licensing activity continues to grow ... but currency headwinds took a bigger bite than expected out of total revenue.

Nokia Corporation Reports Earnings, Warns of Trouble in China

The telecommunications infrastructure company failed to provide guidance due to the acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, but it pointed to weak demand in China going forward.

FireEye Inc Sets Its Sights on Profitability

The cyber attack prevention specialist continues to trim losses and improve its cash generation.

6 Tips for Surviving the Stock Market Crash

Many are panicking, but you don't have to.

This VR Camera Could Steal the Show at Samsung Electronics' Big Event

The South Korean-based electronics behemoth is facing a tough year, but a new innovation could jump-start its fortunes.

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