financial planning

Where to Find Returns in Emerging Markets

2:41 pm, August 28, 2014

There are more than 320 million new mobile phone subscribers in Africa since 2000, making telecom an industry of interest for emerging market investors but not without ...

paying for college

Student Loan Debt Mapped State by State

1:56 pm, August 28, 2014

Generation Progress has released a 50-state fact sheet that tracks the levels of debt in each state in dollar amounts as well by a headcount.

credit cards

Why Your Credit Card Application Was Declined

10:29 am, August 28, 2014

Figuring out the myriad reasons why lenders deny credit card applications can be complicated, but consumers can boost their likelihood of approval.


Cannabis Colleges Educate Budding Ganjapreneurs

11:48 am, August 27, 2014

As a flood of would-be ganjapreneurs looks to get into the weed business, the number of cannabis colleges is swelling to help them navigate the complex web of ever-changing ...

financial planning

How to Make Your Phone Company Work for You

10:06 am, August 27, 2014

Making money off of telecom stocks can put some serious coin back in your pocket and lessen your data plan woes. Stockpick Whiz Kid Max Levin explains.

paying for college

Colleges With High Default Rates Should Contribute to Loan Repayment: Senator Warren

9:05 am, August 27, 2014

Before leaving Washington this month, Massachusetts Democrat Elizabeth Warren co-sponsored a bill with Senator Jack Reed (D-R.I.) that would require colleges with ...

financial literacy

How to Pick the Best Realtor for You

8:36 am, August 27, 2014

There is a right realtor for you, and there is a wrong one. There is no magic to it. The process is straightforward.

paying for college

7 Money Mistakes to Avoid in College

3:25 pm, August 26, 2014

Money gurus confess their biggest financial blunders in college and the lessons they learned.

financial literacy

Gold: How to Triple the Risk of the World's Most Volatile Investment

12:13 pm, August 26, 2014

You've got to ask yourself a question: "Do I feel lucky today?"


Sallie Mae Re-Branding: This Rose By Any Other Name Still Has Thorns

11:38 am, August 26, 2014

The spin-off of Sallie Mae's student loan servicing arm from its consumer banking business seemed designed to suggest that nothing drastic was happening. Just as ...

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