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Great Social Security News for Millions of Americans

One 2017 Social Security change can translate to extra money in beneficiaries' pockets.

How Big Will My Social Security Check Be?

Your Social Security benefit check is based on your or your spouse's earnings history. The Social Security Administration is happy to share with you its best estimate of what you'll receive.

Let’s Talk Leverage

Leverage is an often overlooked metric when assessing banks, but it’s one of the most important ones.

3 Smart Ways to Pass Your Wealth to Your Kids

If you want to leave money and property to your kids, here are some things you need to know.

Should You Buy Fortinet Inc. On Its Double-Digit Drop?

Is this beaten-down firewall vendor a sound bet on the cybersecurity sector’s turnaround?

The 10 Most Important Years of Your Retirement Plan

If you want a successful retirement, the last few years just before you call it quits through the first few years after you've retired are critical to your ultimate financial success.

2 Things You Can Finance, but Never Should

The convenience of credit just isn't worth the costs when it comes to these purchases.

Netflix Stock in 3 Charts

Considering subscriber growth, expanding profitability, and market leadership in online TV, it's easy to see why Netflix stock is on fire.

Surprise! Apple Inc. Is Losing Market Share in China

According to analysts at UBS, Apple's losing ground in a key region.

Boston Beer Bubbles Up Despite Another Painful Quarter

Shares rose even after the craft brewer fell well short of expectations. Here's why.

A Shocking Number of Obamacare Enrollees Are Set to Lose Their Plans in 2017

Two issues with the Affordable Care Act leave more than 1 million people looking for new health plans in 2017.

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Debacle Could Hurt Best Buy's Momentum

The Korean tech giant's inability to fix the Galaxy Note 7 will make it much harder for Best Buy to meet its sales growth targets this fall.

5 Things Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Actually Agree On

Despite having markedly different visions for America's future, Clinton and Trump do share a few similarities.

Goodbye, Project Titan: Apple's Car Ambitions Fade

Apple seems to have given up on building a car -- and that's probably a good thing.

No Cure Yet for Breast Cancer, but 3 Big Advances in 2016

Here’s how an exciting wave of recent discoveries is moving us closer to a cure.

3 Great Dividend Stocks That Could Double Their Payments

These energy infrastructure companies have the potential to give investors a big raise over the next few years.

The Single Worst Piece of Financial Advice I've Ever Heard

Don't accept financial advice at face value. Some of it won't serve you well at all.

10 Ways to Lower Your Mortgage Rate

Lowering your monthly mortgage payment may be a lot easier than you realize.

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