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New grads, unlock your future with a credit check-up

In college, establishing credit felt about as pressing as an optional homework assignment. But now that you've graduated, it's suddenly at the top of your summer to-do list, with a deadline of ASAP. And for good reason. Good credit is your ticket to an easier and more affordable postgrad life. It could help you qualify for apartments, nab low-interest car loans, pay less for car insurance , set up utilities...

June 19, 2018

Global indexes slump as Trump threatens more China tariffs

NEW YORK (AP) — Global stock markets slumped Tuesday after President Donald Trump threatened to put tariffs on another $200 billion in imports from China, and the Chinese government said it would retaliate, bringing tensions between the world's two largest economies closer to a boil. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 412 points, or 1.7 percent. The Hang Seng index in Hong Kong lost 2.8 percent. Major stock...

June 19, 2018

Trump to finalize small business health insurance option

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is close to finalizing a health insurance option for small firms and self-employed people that would cost less but could cover fewer benefits than current plans, congressional officials and business groups said Monday. The Labor Department could issue final regulations as early as Tuesday, said several people notified by administration officials. They spoke on...

June 19, 2018

Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration Tuesday rolled out a health insurance option for small businesses and self-employed people that could lead to lower premiums but may also cover fewer benefits than current plans. Labor Secretary Alex Acosta said the new "association health plans" will allow small business to pool their purchasing power, gaining access to some of the advantages that large employers have in the health insurance market. "Today the Trump administration helps level the playing field between large companies and small businesses," Acosta said. "This expansion will offer millions of Americans more affordable health care options. The new plans would retain the same protections for...

June 19, 2018

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The Latest: Smoke at derailment mostly from french fries

PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on a freight train derailment and fire in Indiana (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Indiana State Police say the smoke from a derailed freight train is mostly coming from burning refrigerated cars carrying french fries. Police spokesman Sgt. Curt Durnil told reporters Monday that no one was injured in the derailment Sunday evening in Princeton. He says 23 freight train cars left...

June 18, 2018
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How major US stock indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks shrugged off early losses and wound up with a mixed finish Monday. Household goods companies took some of the worst losses as the S&P 500 index fell for the third time in four days. On Monday: The S&P 500 index lost 5.91 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,773.75. The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 103.01 points, or 0.4 percent, to 24,987.47 The Nasdaq composite added 0.65 points to 7,747.03. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks jumped 8.55 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,692.46. For the year: The S&P 500 is up 100.26 points, or 3.7 percent. The Dow is up 268.25 points, or 1.1 percent. The Nasdaq is up 843.63 points, or 12.2 percent. The Russell 2000 is up 156.95...

June 18, 2018
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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People's United acquires Farmington Bank in $544M deal

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — People's United Bank has agreed to acquire the holding company for Farmington Bank in a 100 percent stock transaction valued at about $544 million. People's United Financial Inc., the holding company for People's United Bank, announced the agreement to acquire First Connecticut Bancorp Inc. on Tuesday. Bridgeport, Connecticut-based People's United has nearly 400 locations in New...

June 19, 2018
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Forex Weekly Outlook

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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

Trades for today are in the ProShares Short QQQ-PSQ and in the Forex...

August 28, 2017
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Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade tiff

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times...

June 19, 2018
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NTSB sends specialist to look into California Tesla fire

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board is sending an...

June 18, 2018
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The Latest: Trump signing directive to clean up space junk

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump...

June 18, 2018