To say 2020 has already been a rough year is an understatement. With COVID-19 having reached every corner of the world, it’s a frightening time. But, now is also one of the best times to review your finances, with the economy being so uncertain. And hey, since you’re stuck...
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is pictures on May 26, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City.Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty ImagesStock futures were lower in early Tuesday trading after a solid rally on Wall Street to start the week.Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial...
Do you see business ideas everywhere you look? Entrepreneurs around the world have a tendency to see business opportunities everywhere they go. If that sounds familiar, you may be interested in the most profitable small businesses you can open and manage yourself. Running a small business is a great...
U.S. equities rose sharply on Monday to start the first full trading week of the third quarter and second half of 2020. All three major averages were in the green, shrugging off an increase in coronavirus cases in the U.S. and abroad. Technology stocks led the Nasdaq Composite...
A jogger passes in front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, on June 17, 2020.Michael Nagel | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesU.S. stock futures traded higher early Monday morning as Wall Street tried to build on the momentum from last week's solid performance. At around 3:55...
Saving a large chunk of money can seem intimidating. But it’s easier to get started than you might think! Make your money work for you by earning interest with the CIT Savings Builder Whether you’re starting from scratch or you’ve already set aside a smaller amount, here’s how to get...
Saving for retirement can be hard. Planning how to spend that nest egg — while ensuring the money doesn't run out — is harder.But there's good news: Americans can build a simple, low-cost retirement plan using just Social Security and savings, according to experts.From an academic standpoint, the "optimal" retirement...
Sometimes you need a little guidance — especially when it comes to your money. After all, mistakes can cost you your financial future. If you happen to live in Chicago, you not only have access to deep-dish pizza and Chicago Cubs games, but you have access to some...
Loop Capital Chairman and CEO Jim Reynolds told CNBC on Thursday that building a diverse team has not been a challenge for the Chicago-based investment bank. "I have found it so amazingly easy to recruit minority candidates — African American, women — and promote them very easily because I focus...
Life insurance is one of those safety nets you likely rarely think about, but it’s vitally important when you need it. Since life insurance rates are affected by many factors including lifestyle habits, people who smoke might wonder if the high risk associated with tobacco use will keep...