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Best New Ideas in Money: Think twice before using facial-recognition technology or fingerprint scanning

Ditching credit cards for facial recognition removes the last physical barrier between our bodies and Corporate America......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCH5 hr. 59 min. ago Related News

Here are the most generous tippers in America

A new study says some people are Grinches when it comes to adding that 20%. Do you fit that bill?.....»»

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Market Extra: How the Fed’s funding struggles highlight the fragility of Wall Street confidence

Chaos hit the overnight borrowing market this week, underscoring cracks in a key funding market for Wall Street that could ripple through the real economy without a more permanent patch......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCH19 hr. 44 min. ago Related News

Beat the System: Oil prices need to go this high to push the global economy into recession

Measured in 2019 dollars, oil peaked at $158 a barrel in 2008......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCH22 hr. 14 min. ago Related News

Facebook says ‘tens of thousands’ of apps suspended over privacy issues

For more than a year, Facebook Inc. suspended “tens of thousands” of apps from about 400 developers that improperly pried into the personal information of its users, the company said in a blog post late Friday......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCH22 hr. 29 min. ago Related News

Market Extra: Stocks tend to rise in months after big oil-price jump — but beware the drawdowns

Benchmarks, on average, outperform following a 10% rise in the price of crude oil — but there have been some nasty drawdowns......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCH22 hr. 29 min. ago Related News

MarketWatch First Take: Things are changing at Apple, but the iPhone hype formula stays the same

It’s become a late-summer ritual: Lines of consumers snake around Apple Inc.’s retail stores on a Friday in New York, San Francisco and all points in between on the first day a new iPhone is available......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Key Words: Why one of the world’s top investors says now may be the time to raise cash

Lim Chow Kiat oversees one of the world’s biggest sovereign wealth funds, and he’s feeling rather bearish......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

No-Nonsense College: These 10 solid U.S. colleges prove you don’t need Harvard or Yale to achieve the American Dream

State and local public universities help low-income kids move into the middle class and beyond......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Cannabis Watch: Alliance Global starts coverage of 4 cannabis stocks with buy ratings but not all gain

Alliance Global Partners initiated coverage of four cannabis companies on Thursday and assigned a buy rating to all four stocks, namely Acreage Holdings Inc., Village Farms International Inc., Green Thumb Industries Inc. and GrowGeneration Corp......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

IPO Report: Ping IPO pops 34% in debut

It’s not the sexiest tech IPO in a year of A-list names, but shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp. are up sharply, pushing the software company past $1 billion in market value......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Obama weighs in on Big Data, privacy in Silicon Valley fireside chat

The slippery slope of data has never been more crucial, former President Barack Obama warns in a far-ranging fireside chat at a tech conference in San Francisco on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

MarketWatch First Take: Overstock founder tried to squeeze short sellers, then sold out when the SEC cracked down

Patrick Byrne’s final parting shot as Overstock CEO led to a huge move by short sellers to cover the positions, and after Byrne, who stepped down last month, sold off his entire stake, many are questioning whether he manipulated the market......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Nearly half of the U.S.’s homeless people live in one state: California

The Trump administration proposed multiple solutions to the homelessness crisis, including deregulation and policing......»»

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NewsWatch: Stock market’s eerie parallels to September 2007 should raise recession fears

Fed watchers may have just witnessed Powell’s ‘Bernanke moment,’ writes Sven Henrich......»»

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The MarketWatch Q&A: NFL legend Terry Bradshaw buys and sells $5 million planes the way some people flip houses

The NFL Hall of Famer spoke with MarketWatch about why losing $900,000 ended up being the best financial move he ever made, and why he spends so much time trying to help educate his fellow baby boomers......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Why do so many U.S. schools ignore personal-finance education? Here’s an answer...

In 23 states and D.C., less than 5% of students during the 2018-2019 school year were required to take a stand-alone personal-finance semester......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

‘I don’t do Facebook’ — the night Jennifer Aniston declined my ‘Friends’ request

‘Friends’ is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and the actress who played Rachel Green was way ahead of her time......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 21st, 2019Related News

Home-builder NVR to join S&P 500 index

NVR Inc. will join the S&P 500 index this month, the second change to the index announced this week. S&P Dow Jones Indices announced the change Friday afternoon, saying that the home-builder will replace Jefferies Financial Group Inc. .....»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 20th, 2019Related News

Suddenly — four years later — Chipotle’s stock has completed its comeback: CEO tells MarketWatch how his company got the job done

Chipotle’s stock tanked after a serious of illness outbreaks and other challenges. With shares soaring, the company’s CEO explains how the turnaround is taking shape......»»

Category: topSource: MARKETWATCHSep 20th, 2019Related News