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7 Facts You Didn't Know About Money

You'll never guess what was reportedly bought with 10 boxes of shirts, 10 ells of red cloth, 30 pounds of powder, 30 pairs of socks, two pieces of duffel, some awls, 10 muskets, 30 kettles, 25 adzes, 10 bars of lead, 50 axes, and some knives.

How to Make the Most of Medicare

Unraveling the ins and outs of Medicare, including what it covers, what it costs, and what stocks move higher or lower because of it.

3 Smart Ways Skechers USA Inc Is Investing in the Future

The shoe company is honing in on three areas to sustain its impressive growth.

How Much Does the Average American Have in Their Savings Account?

A new survey shows that the average American has less than $1,000 in their savings account.

3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week

Why Nike, Pepsi, and Costco stocks could make big moves in the coming days.

Ignore Procter & Gamble: Here Are 3 Better Stocks

The highly reputed consumer products giant has seen sales and earnings fall of late. Here are some better picks for investors looking for a defensive stock.

How Big Would Your Social Security Check Be If You Wait Until Age 70?

Depending on your situation, waiting to file for benefits could be a smart financial move.

How Buying a Cheap Used Car Saved Me $25,000 Over 12 Years

One simple decision to buy a vehicle on the cheap, rather than new, and keep it for a very long time has saved me boatloads of cash.

10 Egregiously Bad Personal Finance Myths

Though they may seem correct on the surface, these personal finance myths could be costing you a fortune.

3 Social Security Figures All Americans Should Know

Social Security is so important to most of us that it's worth learning more about the program in order to collect as much as you can from it.

Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund: A Simple High-Yield Stock Portfolio

Vanguard's High Dividend Yield Index Fund promises higher yields from a mix of mostly large-cap stocks. Is it right for you?

Tax Moves You Should Make Right Now

There's still time to take advantage of these tax-lowering strategies in 2016.

Instant Analysis: Match Group Beefs Up Tinder with Spotify Partnership

Tinder announced this week that it teamed up with Spotify to make users' musical profiles available and to add personal anthems.

100 Fascinating Facts About Facebook

Some bite-sized points about Facebook you can share on Facebook.

Why GoPro's New $399 HERO5 Black Won't Hurt Margins

The action-camera maker should be able to sustain its margin profile despite aggressively pricing its best new camera.

Should You Buy a Variable Annuity?

A variable annuity isn't usually the best choice for tax-deferred retirement savings, but could be a smart way to supplement your savings.

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