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Security tokens aren't yet worth the hype

Security tokens aren't yet worth the hype

10 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Security tokens could be a boon to the average retail investor by fractionalizing assets and providing high liquidity. But the market is still immature.
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The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years

The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The best way to teach kids about money is to incorporate prices and spending into everyday conversations. That's according to financial literacy expert Laura Levine, who spent...
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Healthy Business Debt: What Is It and How Does It Work?

13 hours ago   |   Business

Debt is a necessary part of any business journey. By taking loans or seeking financing, you're giving your company the fuel it needs to grow. The key, however, is understanding...
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I'm a Gen Xer, but I learned 7 lessons from 'Broke Millennial Takes On Investing' that I now live by

I'm a Gen Xer, but I learned 7 lessons from 'Broke Millennial Takes On Investing' that I now live by

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

I'm part of Gen X, but I learned a lot from Erin Lowry 's book, "Broke Millennial Takes On Investing." Her book taught me things like the buy-and-hold strategy and how to...
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President Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren have ruthlessly attacked Amazon as their campaigns have quietly spent a combined $265,000 on the site

President Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren have ruthlessly attacked Amazon as their campaigns have quietly spent a combined $265,000 on the site

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren have spent a combined $265,000 on Amazon through their presidential campaigns, according to an analysis...
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Biena Snacks Secures $8 million Funding Led By Former Snyder's-Lance Execs To Expand Plant-Based Foods

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Boston-based Biena Snacks has secured $8 million in Series B financing led by MAW Investments, a private equity firm created by former Snyder's-Lance executives, including...
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GE shares fall on Madoff whistleblower calling its finances a fraud

3 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

General Electric Co shares fell as much as 15% on Thursday after fraud investigator Harry Markopolos, who blew the whistle on Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, said GE was...
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IBM-Unilever blockchain pilot cuts wasteful ad spend

IBM-Unilever blockchain pilot cuts wasteful ad spend

3 days ago   |   Venture Beat

A pilot that uses blockchain to reduce online advertising waste reclaimed 2-3 percentage points of spend, according IBM CMO Michelle Peluso.
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Why Toptal Believes the ‘Talent Economy' is the Future of Work

3 days ago   |   Fortune

The gig economy, defined as short-term on-demand employment, is growing at rapid speed. But not all workers in the gig economy are created equal; they vary in age, experience...
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GE shares fall on report alleging its finances are worse than disclosed

3 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

General Electric shares fell as much as 15% on Thursday after fraud investigator Harry Markopolos, who blew the whistle on Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, said GE was concealing...
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Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after...

Former Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson dead at 36 after motorcycle crash in Austin

36-year-old Cedric Benson died late Saturday night after a motorcycle crash involving a minivan in Austin, Texas. Benson played football in the NFL for the Chicago Bears, the... Read more ...

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Trump's top economic advisers try to calm recession fears

Two of President Donald Trump's top economic advisers sought to tamp down concerns Sunday that the U.S. may be sliding into a recession. In appearances on the Sunday show... Read more ...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant...

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported . Giltz, who has two older children with her... Read more ...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented...

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented immigrants can't go to school

Stephen Miller , President Donald Trump's nativist advisor, tried to devise a plan that would keep undocumented immigrant children from attending public schools, Bloomberg... Read more ...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the...

From a 7-patty Whopper to burgers with black buns, here are 13 of the wildest international Burger King menu items

Burger King, like many other fast food chains , offers a variety of international menu items that aren't available in the US. Some travelers might even rethink avoiding fast... Read more ...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal battle between 2 fighters who looked like Greek Gods

Paulo Costa out-pummeled Yoel Romero in a captivating battle at UFC 241. Costa was awarded a unanimous decision because of a hat-trick of 29-28 scorecards thanks to his... Read more ...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge...

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis, then challenged Jorge Masvidal to an East vs. West Coast gangster fight

Nate Diaz completely outclassed Anthony Pettis at UFC 241. Diaz won every round on every judges scorecard, besting Pettis in style. He then used his victory speech to challenge... Read more ...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods...

A Welsh town is building anti-sex public toilets using 'terrifying' methods including squealing alarms, doors shooting open, and cold jets of water

Porthcawl, a town in Wales, is spending $200,000 to upgrade its public toilets, so no one can have sex in them or vandalize the property. Jets of water will shoot out from the... Read more ...

Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

Trump says the economy is "doing very well" and is dismissing concerns of recession, offering an optimistic outlook after last week's steep drop in the financial markets. Read more ...

Sacramentans strap on high heels to raise money for WEAVE

Sacramentans strap on high heels to raise money for WEAVE

Rain and thunderstorms may have postponed the event a few months ago, but Sunday the weather was picture perfect for an afternoon of raising money for nonprofit WEAVE . Read more ...