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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez unveil $180 billion plan to overhaul public housing through Green New Deal
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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez unveil $180 billion plan to overhaul public housing through Green New Deal

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez want to rehabilitate the country's housing stock as part of their proposed "Green New Deal."...

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Next Avenue: Fun jobs and volunteer posts with free perks for retirees
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Next Avenue: Fun jobs and volunteer posts with free perks for retirees

There are plenty of opportunities and perks for retirees looking for seasonal work at places like Glacier National Park. This article is reprinted...

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Where Should I Retire?: I’ve got $4,000 a month to spend and am looking for a gay-friendly retirement city — where should I live?
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Where Should I Retire?: I’ve got $4,000 a month to spend and am looking for a gay-friendly retirement city — where should I live?

I've got $4,000 a month to spend and am looking for a gay-friendly retirement city - where should I live? I plan on retiring in about 5-7 years...

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Autotrader: How to get a good deal on a car lease at the end of the year
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Autotrader: How to get a good deal on a car lease at the end of the year

Leasing a car may be different than buying one in many ways, but there are similarities, too. This holds just as true in the closing months of the...

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One year later after Amazon’s HQ2 announcement, here’s what happened to house prices in Northern Virginia
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One year later after Amazon’s HQ2 announcement, here’s what happened to house prices in Northern Virginia

Those looking to buy a home in Northern Virginia may not be feeling joy. Home prices have risen in the year after Amazon announced a new...

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Where Should I Retire?: I’m 59, have $2,500 a month to spend and want an artsy community near the ocean that’s not too hot. Where should I retire?
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Where Should I Retire?: I’m 59, have $2,500 a month to spend and want an artsy community near the ocean that’s not too hot. Where should I retire?

I'm 59, have $2,500 a month to spend and want an artsy community near the ocean that's not too hot. Where should I retire? I'm quickly closing in...

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Apple, Facebook, Google and Amazon are putting billions of dollars toward affordable housing — but that money may be too little, too late
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Apple, Facebook, Google and Amazon are putting billions of dollars toward affordable housing — but that money may be too little, too late

Tech companies are funneling money to create affordable housing near where they are headquartered, but that likely isn't enough to solve the...

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The most tax-friendly U.S. state for retirees isn’t what you’d guess — and neither is the least tax-friendly
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The most tax-friendly U.S. state for retirees isn’t what you’d guess — and neither is the least tax-friendly

The 2013 movie "Nebraska" starred Bruce Dern and June Squibb, directed by Alexander Payne. It's less taxing to retire to Wyoming. While retirees...

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Here are the 96 Sears and Kmart stores that are closing next
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Here are the 96 Sears and Kmart stores that are closing next

Another 51 Sears stores will close, along with 45 Kmart locations. Transform Holdco, the company formed in January to buy the remaining assets of...

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Vitaliy Katsenelson's Contrarian Edge: Here’s what my firm did with its SoftBank stock after the WeWork debacle
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Vitaliy Katsenelson's Contrarian Edge: Here’s what my firm did with its SoftBank stock after the WeWork debacle

If you meet the Buddha on the road, kill him. This old Buddhist saying implies that we need to be able to destroy our most cherished beliefs. We...

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Next Avenue: What these ‘age-forward’ cities are doing for older residents
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Next Avenue: What these ‘age-forward’ cities are doing for older residents

Los Angeles has an ambitious plan to be the "best place to grow old in the world." This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. By...

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How to buy toys for the kid who has everything — without relying on sponsored lists from Amazon or Walmart
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How to buy toys for the kid who has everything — without relying on sponsored lists from Amazon or Walmart

Experts recommend asking the parent or caregiver how the child's interests may have changed over the last year. Holiday toy shoppers in search of...

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The Margin: Scientology members have quietly spent millions in a land grab to ‘take control’ of Clearwater, Fla.: report
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The Margin: Scientology members have quietly spent millions in a land grab to ‘take control’ of Clearwater, Fla.: report

The Church of Scientology, its members and companies controlled by its members have spent $103 million over the past three years buying retail...

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Howard Gold's No-Nonsense Investing: The skyscraper indicator shows we’re near a market top
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Howard Gold's No-Nonsense Investing: The skyscraper indicator shows we’re near a market top

When stocks go to the moon, buildings head for the sky. Historically, bull markets in stocks and real estate bubbles, especially in commercial...

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Next Avenue: Cities and states are putting out the welcome mat for remote workers
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Next Avenue: Cities and states are putting out the welcome mat for remote workers

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. Fed up with living in an expensive city or community? Eager to bring your stress level...

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Economic Report: U.S. retail sales snap 6-month winning streak in September as receipts fall 0.3%
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Economic Report: U.S. retail sales snap 6-month winning streak in September as receipts fall 0.3%

The numbers: Sales at U. S. retailers fell in September for the first time in seven months as most stores posted lower receipts, signaling that a...

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Market Extra: Here’s a look at how WeWork’s $50 billion pile of office leases could unravel
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Market Extra: Here’s a look at how WeWork’s $50 billion pile of office leases could unravel

WeWork became a darling of the New York City and San Francisco's office property markets in less than a decade. Now the office-sharing venture...

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Mortgage rates drop once again — sparking more interest in loan refinancing
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Mortgage rates drop once again — sparking more interest in loan refinancing

While the decline in rates has prompted many home owners to refinance their loans, it may not be enough to create a major uptick in home-buying...

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These credit cards are getting way more expensive — what shoppers need to know
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These credit cards are getting way more expensive — what shoppers need to know

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More These credit cards...

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BookWatch: Opportunity zones are all sizzle, fizzle and the abuse of good intentions
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BookWatch: Opportunity zones are all sizzle, fizzle and the abuse of good intentions

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Opportunity zones, a...

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Tax Guy: How to work the tax angles if you become a landlord
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Tax Guy: How to work the tax angles if you become a landlord

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More You might be thinking...

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Livability: Need a wingman? This town has got you covered
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Livability: Need a wingman? This town has got you covered

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More When Don and Gina...

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Outside the Box: This widening crack in the mortgage market could sink U.S. home prices
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Outside the Box: This widening crack in the mortgage market could sink U.S. home prices

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Wall Street and the...

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NerdWallet: The risks of store credit cards
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NerdWallet: The risks of store credit cards

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More This article is...

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Dow Jones Newswires: U.K. retail body warns of store closures as shop prices continue to fall
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Dow Jones Newswires: U.K. retail body warns of store closures as shop prices continue to fall

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Shoppers carry their...

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NerdWallet: 7 ways to be a more ethical consumer
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NerdWallet: 7 ways to be a more ethical consumer

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More This article is...

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NerdWallet: This couple paid off $310,000 in 3 years, with a little help from sticky notes
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NerdWallet: This couple paid off $310,000 in 3 years, with a little help from sticky notes

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Bernadette Joy and AJ...

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Tax Guy: How to reduce the tax hit on a plot of land you plan to develop
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Tax Guy: How to reduce the tax hit on a plot of land you plan to develop

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Here's the rub: the...

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

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More Amid executive...

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Behind the Storefront: Massive store closures are a strategy, not a sign of a ‘retail apocalypse,’ experts say
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Behind the Storefront: Massive store closures are a strategy, not a sign of a ‘retail apocalypse,’ experts say

We've updated Watchlist! The changes include a new, responsive design featuring extended-hours data and more news. Learn More All of the "going out...

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