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Earnings Outlook: Amazon earnings: Analysts more optimistic about Amazon than Alibaba
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Earnings Outlook: Amazon earnings: Analysts more optimistic about Amazon than Alibaba

Amazon.com Inc. is scheduled to report third-quarter earnings after the market closes on Oct. 25, and Stifel analysts are more upbeat about the e...

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Tax Guy: 7 year-end tax planning strategies for small business owners
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Tax Guy: 7 year-end tax planning strategies for small business owners

You still have time to significantly reduce your 2018 business income tax bill. Here are seven year-end moves to consider, taking into account...

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The Moneyist: My husband inherited money—should I divorce him after he pays off our mortgage?
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The Moneyist: My husband inherited money—should I divorce him after he pays off our mortgage?

Best New Ideas In Money My husband inherited money—should I divorce him after he pays off our mortgage? This woman appears to be planning an exit...

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Half of Americans with this credit card regretted getting one
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Half of Americans with this credit card regretted getting one

Next time the cashier at the checkout counter suggests signing up for a credit card to get extra savings, you may want to hold off. Nearly half (47...

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Christmas sweaters will be in style this holiday season
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Christmas sweaters will be in style this holiday season

Christmas sweaters will be all the rage this holiday season as many shoppers reported plans to spend more on clothing this year versus last,...

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The Ratings Game: Walmart will save $20 million annually on floor wax
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The Ratings Game: Walmart will save $20 million annually on floor wax

Walmart Inc. has found a new way to save millions of dollars: Switch the floor wax it uses in its stores. According to the retail giant’s Chief...

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Economic Report: Housing starts lurch lower in another weak month for residential construction
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Economic Report: Housing starts lurch lower in another weak month for residential construction

Housing starts lurch lower in another weak month for residential construction In a reversal of the bubble years, there’s broad consensus that more...

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Cannabis Watch: Marijuana stocks to watch: MedMen’s vision becomes reality with largest-ever U.S. pot merger
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Cannabis Watch: Marijuana stocks to watch: MedMen’s vision becomes reality with largest-ever U.S. pot merger

MedMen Enterprises Inc. co-founder Adam Bierman believes the company’s $682 million acquisition of PharmCann last week marked the culmination of...

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Cannabis Watch: Cannabis is now legal in Canada, but pot companies expect a rocky start
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Cannabis Watch: Cannabis is now legal in Canada, but pot companies expect a rocky start

SMITHS FALLS, ONTARIO—The launch of the recreational cannabis industry in Canada will be a volatile ride, but the companies forming the industry...

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The Moneyist: My brother-in-law asked my husband to hide a large inheritance before his divorce
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The Moneyist: My brother-in-law asked my husband to hide a large inheritance before his divorce

Best New Ideas In Money My brother-in-law asked my husband to hide a large inheritance before his divorce This woman is furious that they colluded...

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Here’s why the Sears saga could go on for months
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Here’s why the Sears saga could go on for months

The many roles that Sears Holding Corp.s chief Eddie Lampert has filled at the iconic retailer may spur lawsuits now that it has filed for...

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Deep Dive: You may be surprised at how many S&P 500 stocks have fallen at least 50% from record highs
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Deep Dive: You may be surprised at how many S&P 500 stocks have fallen at least 50% from record highs

Even as the bull market soon turns 10 years old, you might be surprised about how many stocks are trading much lower than their all-time highs....

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NerdWallet: Penny pinching on Halloween costumes? Try these saving secrets
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NerdWallet: Penny pinching on Halloween costumes? Try these saving secrets

If the price tag on the tattered zombie costume at the Halloween store gives you a fright, it’s time to look for ways to shed some of the cost....

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Next Avenue: 5 big pitfalls of retirement, and how to fix them
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Next Avenue: 5 big pitfalls of retirement, and how to fix them

I’ve interviewed more than 1,000 retirees over the years and have observed retirees defaulting to a retirement lifestyle lacking excitement,...

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Economic Report: U.S. retail sales are soft for the second month in a row despite strong economy
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Economic Report: U.S. retail sales are soft for the second month in a row despite strong economy

Best New Ideas In Money U. S. retail sales are soft for the second month in a row despite strong economy After a busy spring, sales at U. S....

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NerdWallet: Get real about retirement: 8 common ways people fool themselves
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NerdWallet: Get real about retirement: 8 common ways people fool themselves

Money for retirement won’t magically appear, although thinking it will can be comforting. You might put faith in a get-rich-quick scheme, fantasize...

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The Wall Street Journal: With Sears set to declare bankruptcy, what comes next?
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The Wall Street Journal: With Sears set to declare bankruptcy, what comes next?

As Sears Holdings Corp. plans to file for chapter 11 protection Sunday, the big question is whether a smaller Sears emerges from bankruptcy or...

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CryptoWatch: If you’re mining bitcoin from home, you’re now losing money
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CryptoWatch: If you’re mining bitcoin from home, you’re now losing money

Bitcoin mining was once, as close as you could get to free money. You plugged in your computer, which began solving complicated mathematical...

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A Sears liquidation could create some winners and over 100,000 losers
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A Sears liquidation could create some winners and over 100,000 losers

Sears Holdings Corp.’s seemingly imminent liquidation could create some winners and many losers, according to experts. With major lenders now...

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NerdWallet: 3 things you should hold off buying until Black Friday
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NerdWallet: 3 things you should hold off buying until Black Friday

In a year when online competition is fierce and brick-and-mortar shops are struggling, major retailers are likely to come out swinging this Black...

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The Moneyist: Should I sell my $565,000 duplex and invest the money—or continue to collect rent?
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The Moneyist: Should I sell my $565,000 duplex and invest the money—or continue to collect rent?

Should I sell my $565,000 duplex and invest the money—or continue to collect rent? This retiree is 60, has no debt and owns two other properties I...

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Why some people splurge at Walmart instead of Amazon
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Why some people splurge at Walmart instead of Amazon

People who live paycheck to paycheck aren’t like other consumers — and where they take their wallet demonstrates this. A new report from Earnin, an...

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Sears would be a brand that has ‘no value’ if it files for bankruptcy
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Sears would be a brand that has ‘no value’ if it files for bankruptcy

If Sears Holdings Corp. files for bankruptcy, which many retail watchers expect it will, the company will be left with a brand that has “no value,”...

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House kits, drugs and drills: All the ways Sears was Amazon before Amazon
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House kits, drugs and drills: All the ways Sears was Amazon before Amazon

Sears’s history is the history of U. S. consumerism, its catalog the picture book of an expanding 19th- and 20th-century America. Depending on the...

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The Wall Street Journal: HSBC pays $765 million to settle Justice Dept. probe into mortgage-backed securities
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The Wall Street Journal: HSBC pays $765 million to settle Justice Dept. probe into mortgage-backed securities

HSBC Holdings PLC HSBC, will pay $765 million to settle Justice Department claims that it willfully covered up risks associated with residential...

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Apple or Android? Here is the most secure phone you can get
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Apple or Android? Here is the most secure phone you can get

Are you an Apple person or an Android person? The question can determine who you date, how much you make in the markets — and how secure your data...

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Best New Ideas in Money: Americans’ data is worth billions — and you soon might be able to get a cut of it
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Best New Ideas in Money: Americans’ data is worth billions — and you soon might be able to get a cut of it

In today’s data market, every purchase you make online, every website you click on using a browser and each move you make that triggers your...

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How Amazon is killing comparison shopping
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How Amazon is killing comparison shopping

The rise of online shopping is making bargain hunting something of a fool’s errand. As more shoppers move online, the competition they are fueling...

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11 ways to build a Paris climate change accord—in your own community
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11 ways to build a Paris climate change accord—in your own community

What can you do to help the planet? Limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius “would require rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in...

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With Toys ‘R’ Us gone, retailers vie for bigger slice of holiday toy sales
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With Toys ‘R’ Us gone, retailers vie for bigger slice of holiday toy sales

The collapse of Toys “R” Us Inc. has left billions of dollars in holiday toy sales up for grabs. Walmart Inc. WMT,-0.96%, Target Corp. TGT,-0.38%...

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