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A New Star In Silicon Valley

Reuters | Major Tian | Posted 10.14.2012 | Small Business

By Major Tian It may not sound as flashy as social media, but healthcare is becoming a new star in Silicon Valley. Driven by the promis...

Too Bad These Guys Don't Run the Banks & Brokerage Firms

Michael Martin | Posted 08.13.2012 | Business
Michael Martin

This is in stark contrast to how the public and some analysts make their picks. Unfortunately, it's also the best way to lose one's objectivity in managing risk. Objectivity and risk management are Siamese twins.

Knight Falls Down in Its Heraldic Duties

John Bates | Posted 10.09.2012 | Business
John Bates

They want to think that machines are biddable and programs run smoothly. But with traders and market makers creating and deploying new systems and algorithms constantly, the danger of something going wrong is inevitable.

What Is the Stock Market Thinking?

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 10.05.2012 | Business
Dr. Jim Taylor

If the stock market was a person -- gosh, if corporations can have the same rights as people, why can't the stock market have thoughts and feelings? -- he could be diagnosed with a wide range of psychiatric disorders.

GOP Legislator Faces Criminal Charge

Westwood-Hillsdale Patch | James Leggate | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

New Jersey State Assemblyman Robert Schroeder was charged Friday with writing almost $400,000 worth of bogus checks, according to a press release from...

Bond Finance For Clean Energy: The New Infrastructure Investment

Lewis Milford | Posted 10.02.2012 | Impact
Lewis Milford

The federal government is gridlocked over extending important tax credits for the industry. Either with or without congressional action, the country needs new sources of clean energy financing to scale up the industry.

Brace Yourself For More Knightmares

Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.02.2012 | Business
Mark Gongloff

Maybe this is the fastest way to get high-frequency trading robots to stop ruining our stock market: Have them destroy each and every trading company that operates them.

The Elevator Pitch That Rises to Success

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 10.01.2012 | Business
Kay Koplovitz

The elevator pitch can be the most important, not to mention the most nerve racking, most rewarding, and possibly most devastating presentation of an entrepreneur's life.

Mark Gongloff

Stocks Most Hated In 27 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.01.2012 | Money

People hate stocks more than at any time in the past quarter century. That could mean it's a decent time to buy them. Wall Street's optimism about ...

WATCH: Your Turn: Money In A Relationship

Posted 10.09.2012 | MarloThomas

Many couples have separate duties when it comes to handling the finances. When the recession hit, this changed for many people. Do you share financial...

Investing Myths, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" discussed the top investing myths when she joined me on Mondays With Marlo. ...

Is Real Estate Still A Good Investment? From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

When Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" met with me on Mondays With Marlo, she answered a question that many of us ...

What You Need To Know Before You Invest, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" Maria Bartiromo spoke about how a young person can begin to invest when she visited me on Mondays...

Stock Market 101, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Are you thinking of investing? Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" discussed the ins and outs of the stock market wh...

What An Investor Should Look For In A Company, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

If you've been looking to invest in a company, you'll want to check out these tips from Maria Bartiromo first. The anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" and...

Financial Rip-Offs, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell", talked about how to avoid financial scams when she met with me on Mondays With ...

An Interest-Earning Secret, From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Maria Bartiromo, financial expert and anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell", shared information about how to increase the interest you receive from bank acc...

Should I Get A 401K In My 20s? From Maria Bartiromo (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Is it really worth it to get a 401K plan when you're only in your 20s? Maria Bartiromo, anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" and financial author, recently...

WATCH: Maria Bartiromo, Anchor Of CNBC's "Closing Bell" With Marlo Thomas

Posted 07.23.2012 | Women

Maria Bartiromo, anchor of CNBC's "Closing Bell" and financial author, recently joined me on Mondays with Marlo, and she had so much to tell me about ...

He's Not One Of Us, Venture Capitalists Say

Reuters | Sarah McBride and Greg Roumeliotis | Posted 09.19.2012 | Small Business

(Reuters) - When staffers at the National Venture Capital Association see a report that refers to U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney's investment...

Social Incubation: How to Manifest 15,000 Great Ideas

Kalon Gutierrez | Posted 09.17.2012 | Impact
Kalon Gutierrez

We should all agree on one simple fact: capitalists can do more. Access to education, environmental cleanup, healthcare improvement, wildlife welfare...

Brokers Rake in Record Profits No Matter What

Nancy K. Humphreys | Posted 09.16.2012 | Business
Nancy K. Humphreys

Americans got ripped off during the financial crisis. Right? Nope! That began decades earlier when financial wizards invented a myth called the "efficient market hypothesis" based on Burton Malkiel's Random Walk.

Will The European Debt Crisis Affect Me?

SaveUp | Posted 09.11.2012 | Money
SaveUp

The effect the European debt crisis will have is a matter of degrees and exposure. It's hard to discern how these unfortunate events will affect us and what actions we should take. In other words, what do we have control over and when are we just being reactive?

Why Falling Oil Prices Are a Good Buying Opportunity -- An Interview With Jim Rogers

James Burgess | Posted 09.11.2012 | Green
James Burgess

Falling oil and gas prices may offer some respite to consumers, but are they enough to help the economy or are they a symptom of deeper problems?

How I Made Peace With The Dow (And My Retirement Savings Plan)

Carol Orsborn | Posted 09.09.2012 | Fifty
Carol Orsborn

It takes some kind of faith to place your retirement savings in the hands of forces beyond your control and yet maintain not only your emotional equilibrium in the present moment, but trust in the future.