States’ rights? Not so much, when it comes to retirement savings

The Republican-controlled Congress took aim this week at states that are creating retirement saving programs for workers who do not already have 401(k)s through their jobs. Seven states – including…

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Of rising rates and falling returns: James Saft

(Reuters) – Try to hide wherever you like but periods of rising interest rates mean lower returns.

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Trump ‘not wrong on everything’: Berkshire’s Munger

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Charlie Munger, the billionaire vice chairman of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , said some of U.S. President Donald Trump's ideas may prove constructive for…

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U.S. stock fund investors turning away from ‘America First’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. investors are favoring international stocks over domestic ones, in a shift away from the trend that followed Donald Trump's presidential victory, Investment Company…

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Trump says H&R Block will be unhappy with his tax plan

Donald Trump says his tax simplification plans mean H&R Block will be the one company that doesn't like him.
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Get ready for lower life insurance premiums

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Some good money news rolled in with the New Year: Life insurance could be cheaper in 2017.

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Berkshire takes huge bite of Apple, boosts airline stakes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc was an aggressive buyer of stocks in last year's fourth quarter, nearly quadrupling its stake in Apple Inc and increasing its stake…

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Why tax reform is a lot harder than it looks

Most U.S. companies are not corporations. But they're a major – and complicating — factor when it comes to business tax reform.
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Want to win an Oscar? This will improve your chance more than anything else

The psychological edge ‘La La Land’ has over ‘Elle’ at the Academy Awards this year.

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