Healthcare is a hot button issue in the upcoming presidential race. As you are likely aware, healthcare costs are continuing to rise with seemingly no end in sight. And it’s because healthcare is a super large expense in most household budgets. with medical expenses accompanied with more and more out...
U.S. President Donald Trump, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Vice President Mike Pence looking on, delivers the State of the Union address in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol Building on February 5, 2019 in Washington, DC.Doug Mills | Getty ImagesCiti is...
(This story is part of the Weekend Brief edition of the Evening Brief newsletter. To sign up for CNBC's Evening Brief, click here.)Wall Street veteran Karen Firestone knows all too well that stock picking isn't as easy as it used to be, but her decades of experience is...
Dow Jones Industrial Average surges 337 pointsThe Dow surged 337.27 points, or 1.22% to 28,015.06. The S&P 500 jumped 0.91% to end the day at 3,145.91. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 1.00% to 8,656.53. A blockbuster jobs report sparked the massive rally to conclude a choppy week of trading...
Outstanding education debt has outpaced credit card and auto debt. The average college graduate leaves school $30,000 in the red today, up from $10,000 in the 1990s.Nearly 40% of students who took out loans in 2004 will default on their debt by 2023, according to the Education Department's...
Pedestrians pass in front of an Ulta Beauty store in New York.Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesCheck out the companies making headlines after the bell:Shares of Ulta spiked more than 9% during extended trading after the beauty retailer posted mixed third-quarter earnings and matched same store-sales estimates....
After spending a decade as a pastor, I realized in May of 2018 that I was ready to make a drastic career change…into personal finance education. I’ve always loved to write, so I wanted to first see if I could actually make money writing about personal finance. But I...
If you’re like me, credit cards are a part of every single aspect of your day-to-day life. It’s always the choice of which credit card I pull out to pay for what. And the reason why is because I’ve long since discovered that it’s strategic, smart, and...
Robinhood grew its user based tenfold in about three years by bringing in younger generations to the finance world, co-CEO of the mobile stock trading app, Vladimir Tenev, told CNBC's Jim Cramer on Wednesday.The start-up earlier that day announced that it has registered more than 10 million accounts...
Signage of Saudi Aramco's initial public offering (IPO) is seen during a news conference by the state oil company at the Plaza Conference Center in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia November 3, 2019.Hamad Mohammed | ReutersHere are the most important things to know about Thursday before you hit the door.1....