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 2018-09-22 21:00 

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Here's how one consumer desperate for a loan got slammed by a fake check scam...

Consumers are losing thousands of dollars as they deposit what look like real checks. Banks find out much later that the checks are phony....

 2018-09-22 11:00 

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Roth IRAs for kids offer a great tax advantage, if you follow the rules...

A Roth IRA can be a great investment choice for teenagers, but there are tax rules to follow when dealing with custodial accounts....

 2018-09-22 10:00 

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As US stocks soar, emerging markets plunge: A Foolish Take...

What's happening in emerging markets could cause trouble even for the U.S. stock market if the problems those nations face aren't solved quickly....

 2018-09-22 09:00 

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Cyber crooks try to divert direct-deposit paychecks into their accounts, FBI warns...

Scammers are re-routing the direct deposit of paychecks into their own accounts. As of July, about 47 payroll diversion cases had been reported....

 2018-09-21 22:58 

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First free burgers, now free salads. Wendy's has a new freebie starting Saturday...

The change of season brings a few deals and freebies. Find specials at Wendy's, Edible Arrangements, Bruegger's Bagels, Godiva and more....

 2018-09-21 19:44 

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New tariffs threaten Wisconsin's Trek Bicycle, soybean farmers as trade war with China heats up...

Wisconsin's Trek Bicycle Corp. says Trump administration tariffs on China-made bikes would cost it $30 million a year....

 2018-09-21 19:18 

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Top 10 holiday toys of 2018: Predictions on what toys are expected to sell out...

Target, Walmart and Amazon have released their hot toy lists for the 2018 holiday season and many of the toys expected to sell out....

 2018-09-21 17:30 

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Analysis: Why you need to watch highs from marijuana stocks — and the Dow...

Wall Street and weed stocks are having a giddy week, even though the Fed is likely to raise short-term rates by a quarter point on Sept. 26....

 2018-09-21 17:04 

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The most exclusive Chevrolet Camaro in the world: See GM's $128,000 Hot Wheels Camaro...

Since 1968, Mattel's Hot Wheels has replicated Chevrolet Camaros. Now, Chevy's hand-built COPO Camaro is offering a Hot Wheels version....

 2018-09-21 16:56 

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Clothing, jewelry, prescription drugs among America’s most counterfeited items...

U.S. customs and border officers seized and destroyed some 34,143 shipments containing counterfeit items in the 2017 fiscal year....

 2018-09-21 16:18 

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These are the 50 highest grossing restaurants in the US...

The restaurant business is a tough one. The average lifespan of a restaurant is five years and by some estimates, up to 90 percent of new ones fail within the first year....

 2018-09-21 14:47 

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Equifax Breach: Freezing your credit is now free in all states under a new law...

A federal law now allows people to freeze and unfreeze their credit at credit bureaus for free. Before, it cost $3 to $12 a bureau in many states....

 2018-09-21 12:56 

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Walmart says new batch of Trump tariffs could force price hikes on bikes and Xmas lights...

Walmart wrote a letter to the U.S. Trade representative, that warned new tariffs on China imports would raise prices for U.S. consumers...

 2018-09-21 12:54 

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In debt and out of options, thousands of dairy farmers turn to GoFundMe for bailout...

Thousands of dairy farms nationwide have used GoFundMe to raise money. Some have even received nearly $200,000 to pay off debt and remain afloat....

 2018-09-21 12:00 

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These are the best – and most affordable – suburbs for retirement...

Affordability, not weather, makes for a successful retirement destination.Some of the best places to retire are also some of the most affordable....

 2018-09-21 11:00 

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What are America’s fastest-growing (and shrinking) housing markets?...

Based on median single-family home price changes over the year, 24/7 Wall Street reviewed the fastest growing (and shrinking) housing markets....

 2018-09-21 10:01 

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ID theft: Use credit freezes to keep your kids, elderly safe from this financial scam...

Children make up a sliver of identity theft cases but the results are often much worse. Parents and guardians can now freeze their credit for free....

 2018-09-21 10:00 

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What is a blue-chip stock, and why are they favored? Ask A Fool...

Blue chips are the best of the best. They are favored by investors who want to balance low-risk investing with long-term growth potential and income....

 2018-09-21 10:00 

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Pete the Planner: How to retire successfully when starting from scratch at age 50...

This is the first of a four-part series on how to retire successfully when starting from scratch at age 50....

 2018-09-21 09:33 

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Got a weird job? A gallery of some unusual ways to make a living around the country...

24/7 Wall Street reviewed job listing sites, online databases and occupation data to identify the weirdest job or job opening in every state....

 2018-09-20 20:24 

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Acorns savings app: Why saving $5 a day is easier than committing to $150 a month...

Acorns, a savings app, is joining forces with a leading behavioral finance expert to come up with ways to help people make better financial decisions....

 2018-09-20 19:44 

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Wells Fargo plans 5 percent to 10 percent workforce cut over the next three years...

Wells Fargo plans to cut costs by imposing a 5 percent to 10 percent workforce reduction that could affect up to 26,500 positions...

 2018-09-20 17:27 

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Leasing a pet? Sisters say New Jersey shop tricked them...

The sisters say they thought they were buying a golden retriever from Breeders Club of America on a payment plan. Instead, they were just leasing him....

 2018-09-20 16:37 

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McDonald's gives students $25,000 after their fake ad went unnoticed for over 50 days...

The two friends who pulled off a viral prank at a local McDonald's are getting a little payback: $25,000 each....

 2018-09-20 15:34 

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Dow, S&P 500 climb to record highs as bull shrugs off trade worries...

Investors shrug off trade worries and focus on strong economy, driving the Dow and S&P 500 to new intraday record highs....

 2018-09-20 14:57 

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More than 132,000 pounds of Cargill ground beef recalled over E. coli risk with 1 dead, 17 sickened...

For the second consecutive month, Cargill Meat Solutions is recalling thousands of pounds of ground beef for a possible E. Coli contamination....

 2018-09-20 14:53 

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Who is drinking the most? The drunkest — and driest — cities in America...

24/7 Wall Street reviewed the excessive drinking rate in 381 U.S. metro areas to identify the 20 drunkest and 20 driest cities. The cities with the highest rates are concentrated in the Midwest....

 2018-09-20 13:47 

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Moe's Southwest Grill celebrates Free Queso Day with a freebie and contest Thursday...

Thursday is Free Queso Day at Moe's Southwest Grill and the chain is giving away free cups of the cheesy dip....

 2018-09-20 13:44 

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Ferraris, diamond rings: 3 men indicted in massive $364 million ponzi scheme...

Kevin Merrill, Jay Ledford and Cameron Jezierski indicted in a $364 million ponzi scheme that funded a lavish lifestyle of luxury cars, pricey homes....

 2018-09-20 13:30 

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National Pepperoni Pizza Day 2018: Where to get free pizza and other deals Thursday...

Sept. 20 is National Pepperoni Pizza Day, and as expected there are deals. Pizza Hut has $1 pizza and Papa Murphy's offers a freebie....

 2018-09-20 13:14 

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Ultra-luxury carmaker Aston Martin of James Bond fame plans IPO to go public in London...

Ultra-luxury automaker Aston Martin, whose cars are featured in James Bond movies, is set to go public in October as it pursues growth....

 2018-09-20 12:39 

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Comcast, Fox takeover battle for Sky to be decided by weekend auction...

A British regulator said the takeover battle for Sky between Comcast and 21st Century Fox will be decided by an auction this weekend....

 2018-09-20 12:05 

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Under Armour to cut jobs in $10 million restructuring plan...

Under Armour plans to cut about 3% of its workforce as the apparel company continues restructuring its global operations to become more efficient....

 2018-09-20 12:00 

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Not all shoppers are sold as more retailers buy into cashless society...

As a small but growing number of retailers opt to go cashless, not everyone is happy. Some prefer using cash, creating a growing rift in the industry....

 2018-09-20 10:30 

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Is it ever worth taking a 10 percent IRA early withdrawal penalty? Ask a Fool...

In some circumstances, an early withdrawal penalty on an IRA could be the better of 2 bad options. It comes down to what is mathematically favorable....

 2018-09-20 10:29 

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Fake Apple products: Here's how to avoid being fooled – and endangered – by counterfeits...

Don't be fooled by counterfeit Apple accessories: Check color, packaging, price and printed text. Anker, Belkin, Mophie sell legitimate alternatives....

 2018-09-20 10:02 

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Banking: Wells Fargo, Chime, Empower banks fight for millennial accounts...

Are you between 21 and 37? Bank with us. Traditional and mobile banks like Chime, Empower and Varo are fighting to lure young people....

 2018-09-20 10:01 

USA Today

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How potentially dangerous fake Apple products reach the US consumer market...

Potentially dangerous knockoffs of Apple accessories traveled an international trail before reaching the U.S. consumer market on Amazon.com...

 2018-09-20 10:00 

USA Today

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Designed for poor Americans, Social Security is a good deal for the wealthy, too...

Social Security was one of the most progressive programs to emerge from the Great Depression. But it helps the poor and wealthier Americans, too....

 2018-09-20 09:39 

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Deal day Thursday! Get free queso, free sushi and $1 Pizza Hut pepperoni pizza...

In the world of made-up food holidays, Thursday is a three-fer. Sept. 20 is National Pepperoni Pizza Day, Free Queso Day and Free Sushi Day....

 2018-09-20 09:00 

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Wealth in America: Where are cities with households averaging $70K-plus in earnings?...

24/7 Wall Street reviewed 2017 data from the Census Bureau to identify the 42 metro areas where the typical household earns at least $70,000 annually....

 2018-09-20 09:00 

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Wealth in America: Where are cities with households averaging less than $45K in earnings?...

24/7 Wall Street reviewed 2017 data from the US Census Bureau to identify 42 metro areas where the typical household earns less than $45,000 annually....

 2018-09-19 23:45 

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Oreo will celebrate Mickey Mouse's 90th birthday with special cookies, per report...

Oreo will release limited-edition birthday cake-flavored cookies to celebrate the 90th year of the Mickey Mouse character, ABC's Good Morning America reports....

 2018-09-19 21:40 

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Amazon may be about to strike again: might open up to 3,000 cashier-free stores, report says...

Amazon, which has transformed the retail landscape, is thinking about opening up to 3,000 new Amazon Go locations, according to a Bloomberg report...

 2018-09-19 19:56 

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Get ready. Amazon-Whole Foods deal will change how you buy food forever...

By buying Whole Foods, Amazon brings firepower to an industry plagued by thin profit margins. It could hurt food manufacturers and producers, delivery services, supermarket chains, mass sellers and more....

 2018-09-19 13:34 

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As industry shifts to technology, BMO Harris Bank is cutting face-to-face mortgage lenders...

BMO Harris Bank is eliminating most of its mortgage loan officers who meet customers face-to-face, and now directs people to a mortgage call center....

 2018-09-19 13:03 

USA Today

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AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson to step aside after nearly 20 years...

AutoNation CEO Mike Jackson will step aside in 2019 after 20 years running the nation's largest chain of auto dealerships....

 2018-09-19 12:31 

USA Today

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Can you afford that new vehicle? 25 most expensive car models to insure...

Car insurance premiums have risen sharply, increasing by 33% between 2010 and 2016. What a typical American pays for car insurance depends on many factors....

 2018-09-19 12:00 

USA Today

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Head off a small business skirmish: Draw up your will or estate plan today...

What will happen if you die without leaving a will? Instead of you deciding who gets your small business, the government decides....

 2018-09-19 11:01 

USA Today

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Banking apps: Fintech company Empower launches checking, savings accounts...

Personal finance app Empower unveiled checking and savings accounts aimed at younger adults who are tired of fees and low savings yields at big banks....

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