New York Times Business

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Real Estate Crisis Is at the Heart of China’s Economic Troubles

Real Estate Crisis Is at the Heart of China’s Economic Troubles

For decades, buying property was considered a safe investment in China. Now, instead of building a foundation of wealth for …

Walmart Reports Rise in Sales

Walmart Reports Rise in Sales

As prices on many goods have increased in recent months, even the most sophisticated retailers like Walmart have struggled to …

Biden Signs Climate, Health Bill Into Law as Other Economic Goals Remain

Biden Signs Climate, Health Bill Into Law as Other Economic Goals Remain

WASHINGTON — President Biden signed into law a landmark tax, health and energy bill on Tuesday that takes significant steps …

Los jefes de Silicon Valley van de salida

Los jefes de Silicon Valley van de salida

En su anuncio, Silbermann dijo que dirigir Pinterest había sido “el regalo de su vida”. Gebbia, que se convertirá en …

Prosecutors Struggle to Catch Up to a Tidal Wave of Pandemic Fraud

Prosecutors Struggle to Catch Up to a Tidal Wave of Pandemic Fraud

In the midst of the pandemic the government gave unemployment benefits to the incarcerated, the imaginary and the dead. It …

Moscow Opens Bond Trades to Foreigners From ‘Not Hostile’ Countries

Moscow Opens Bond Trades to Foreigners From ‘Not Hostile’ Countries

Russia has taken another step to ease restrictions that it adopted to protect its economy and financial markets from sanctions …

Saudi Aramco’s Profit Jumps 90 Percent on High Oil Prices

Saudi Aramco’s Profit Jumps 90 Percent on High Oil Prices

Saudi Aramco, the giant oil producer, said on Sunday that its second-quarter profit jumped 90 percent over the same period …

Falling Oil Prices Defy Predictions. But What About the Next Chapter?

Falling Oil Prices Defy Predictions. But What About the Next Chapter?

When oil prices fall, many costs for industry and agriculture, including chemicals and fertilizer, generally follow. And shipping becomes more …

Harvard Business Review

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Coming Soon: Season 4

Coming Soon: Season 4

September 26, 2022 Coaching Real Leaders returns October 3 for another season of real-life coaching sessions, where host and longtime …

Keeping Up with Customers’ Increasingly Dynamic Needs

Keeping Up with Customers’ Increasingly Dynamic Needs

A mere 20 years ago, a song typically stayed on the Billboard Top 100 charts for 20 weeks. Right now, …

When Hiring, Prioritize Assignments Over Interviews

When Hiring, Prioritize Assignments Over Interviews

As a hiring manager, you want to bring on the “best” person for a job (whatever that means for the …

7 Lessons on Dynamic Pricing (Courtesy of Bruce Springsteen)

7 Lessons on Dynamic Pricing (Courtesy of Bruce Springsteen)

Some fans were outraged when man-of-the-people Bruce Springsteen charged more than $5,000 per seat for his upcoming concert. The high …

Transforming a Family Business in Turbulent Times

Transforming a Family Business in Turbulent Times

We have entered a new era that’s presenting unprecedented challenges, as well as significant opportunities, for family enterprises. Some of …

How to Intervene When You Witness a Microaggression

How to Intervene When You Witness a Microaggression

Microaggressions — those brief, commonplace behaviors or comments that often unintentionally exclude or demean the target — have become a …

Setting Career Goals When You Feel Overwhelmed

Setting Career Goals When You Feel Overwhelmed

To set goals that make sense and motivate ourselves and others in such strange and often discouraging times, we need …

Visualizing the Rise of Global Economic Uncertainty

Visualizing the Rise of Global Economic Uncertainty

Researchers have documented a rise in economic uncertainty in recent years, using text-based measures that track descriptions of economic conditions …

The Washington Post

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Apocalypse now: Democrats embrace a dark midterm message

Apocalypse now: Democrats embrace a dark midterm message

Democrat Max Frost, running for U.S. Congress in Florida, has said Republicans like Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) are trying to …

What happens if Republicans take the House, Senate (or both) in 2023?

What happens if Republicans take the House, Senate (or both) in 2023?

October 2, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. EDT (Video: Stephanie Hays / The Washington Post) This November, voters will determine which …

Biden heading to Puerto Rico, Florida to tour hurricane damage

Biden heading to Puerto Rico, Florida to tour hurricane damage

President Biden is planning to travel to Puerto Rico on Monday and to Florida on Wednesday to tour hurricane damage …

National Archives says it’s still missing records from Trump officials

National Archives says it’s still missing records from Trump officials

The National Archives has told the House Oversight Committee that it has not yet recovered all of the records from …

Carter, longest living president, marks 98th birthday in Georgia hometown

Carter, longest living president, marks 98th birthday in Georgia hometown

Former president Jimmy Carter is celebrating his 98th birthday Saturday by seeing family members and taking calls in his modest …

Harris, on Asia trip, promotes a political priority — women’s rights

Harris, on Asia trip, promotes a political priority — women’s rights

SEOUL — Vice President Harris and her team laid out the goals of her four-day trip to Asia before she …

Abbott and O’Rourke clash on immigration, guns in only scheduled debate

Abbott and O’Rourke clash on immigration, guns in only scheduled debate

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) on Friday defended busing migrants out of state to liberal cities, while his Democratic rival, …

U.S.-led effort to condemn Putin at U.N. fails with Russian veto

U.S.-led effort to condemn Putin at U.N. fails with Russian veto

A U.S.-led effort to win United Nations Security Council support for a resolution condemning Russia’s staged referendums and its attempt …

Politico

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Venezuela releases 7 jailed Americans; U.S. frees 2 prisoners

Venezuela releases 7 jailed Americans; U.S. frees 2 prisoners

It amounts to a rare gesture of goodwill by Maduro as the socialist leader looks to rebuild relations with the …

Arizona GOP chair: DOJ has not attempted to enforce false-elector subpoenas

Arizona GOP chair: DOJ has not attempted to enforce false-elector subpoenas

The batch of subpoenas was one of the earliest public signs of DOJ’s rapidly unfolding criminal investigation related to Trump’s …

Georgia and Nevada on their minds: Senate watchers sweat two swing states

Georgia and Nevada on their minds: Senate watchers sweat two swing states

Of course, Democrats would love to pick up Senate seats in places like Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, where John Fetterman has …

Giorgia Meloni’s Hard Right Playbook

Giorgia Meloni’s Hard Right Playbook

Last Sunday, Italians voted for the most right-wing government since Benito Mussolini. The controversial politician leading the winning coalition, Giorgia …

States appeal dismissal of suit against U.S. archivist for refusing to certify ERA ratification

States appeal dismissal of suit against U.S. archivist for refusing to certify ERA ratification

“People will be more likely to take advantage of the right that our states have sought to secure for them,” …

Pollsters fear they’re blowing it again in 2022

Pollsters fear they’re blowing it again in 2022

It’s not that pollsters haven’t tried to fix the issues that plagued them in recent elections. Whether they’re public firms …

Arizona judge: State can enforce near-total abortion ban

Arizona judge: State can enforce near-total abortion ban

An appeal of the ruling is likely. The decision from Pima County Superior Court Judge Kellie Johnson came more than …

World Bank president says he will not resign, apologizes for remarks on climate science

World Bank president says he will not resign, apologizes for remarks on climate science

“When asked, ‘Are you a climate denier?’ I should’ve said no,” Malpass said, adding later, “It was a poorly chosen …

NerdWallet

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How to Help Loved Ones Deal With Debt

How to Help Loved Ones Deal With Debt

Juan Pinon, an electrical engineer in McAllen, Texas, struggled with credit card debt for years. It wasn’t until he confided …

What Chase Cards Come with TSA PreCheck?

What Chase Cards Come with TSA PreCheck?

TSA PreCheck can be a benefit to any kind of traveler, including both casual and frequent flyers. It saves you …

Cryptocurrency Tax Calculator

Cryptocurrency Tax Calculator

NerdWallet, Inc. is an independent publisher and comparison service, not an investment advisor. Its articles, interactive tools and other content …

How to Make Money With Bitcoin in 2022

How to Make Money With Bitcoin in 2022

Making money with Bitcoin (BTC) has become increasingly difficult in 2022. Prices have tumbled following a crypto crash. Promises of …

Medicare Part C vs. Part D: What’s the Difference?

Medicare Part C vs. Part D: What’s the Difference?

There are two ways to get prescription drug coverage with Medicare: Medicare Part C and Medicare Part D. Your choice …

How Much Do Hybrid Car Batteries Cost?

How Much Do Hybrid Car Batteries Cost?

Hybrid vehicles use different batteries than traditional gasoline-only vehicles and can run you anywhere between $1,000 and $8,000. The final …

How Much Do Electric Car Batteries Cost?

How Much Do Electric Car Batteries Cost?

When it comes to the cost of car batteries, electric vehicles take the trophy for the most expensive type. Depending …

What Is the VantageScore 4.0 Credit Scoring Model?

What Is the VantageScore 4.0 Credit Scoring Model?

Each of the three major credit bureaus, Equifax, Experian and TransUnion, issues credit report information that scoring models use to …

The White Coat Investor

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Will I Be Protected If My Investment Broker Goes Bankrupt?

Will I Be Protected If My Investment Broker Goes Bankrupt?

By Alistair Vigier, Guest Writer Being an investor these days can undoubtedly be nerve-wracking with market uncertainty seemingly looming around …

Should I Get an HDHP Just to Use an HSA?

Should I Get an HDHP Just to Use an HSA?

[Editor’s Note: If you’ve reached a place of financial security, it’s nearly time to take the next steps on your …

Fiduciary Financial Advisors

Fiduciary Financial Advisors

Today, we are talking about fiduciaries. We do a refresher on what a fiduciary is and what responsibilities come with …

How to Fire Your Financial Advisor

How to Fire Your Financial Advisor

By Dr. James M. Dahle, WCI Founder Every week, I get an email from someone who wants to fire their …

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Regret Lump-Sum Investing in January 2022

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Regret Lump-Sum Investing in January 2022

[Editor’s Note: If you like the idea of investing in single-family homes, allow us introduce you to the Peak Housing …

8 Business Tax Errors That Could Really Cost You

8 Business Tax Errors That Could Really Cost You

[Editor’s Note: Deadline alert! Today is the final day to get $400 off The White Course Investor’s newest course, No …

TikTok Doctors Are Creating Millions of Fans and Making a Huge Impact on Social Media

TikTok Doctors Are Creating Millions of Fans and Making a Huge Impact on Social Media

By Josh Katzowitz, WCI Content Director Dr. Ali Rodriguez publicly started sharing her advice (and the details of her life) …

Disability Insurance: Your Health Is Your Wealth

Disability Insurance: Your Health Is Your Wealth

By Lawrence B. Keller, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, LUFCF, A 2022 Platinum WCI Medical School Scholarship Sponsor When it comes …