How millennials can plan for retirement Despite the stereotypes, Millennials can start building up their retirement nest egg today if they plan wisely, USA TODAY reports.
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| By: Jeff Reeves
PREVIEW-Alphabet to give first peek at cost of "moonshot" bets Feb 1- How much is Google-parent Alphabet Inc spending on "moonshots"- self-driving cars, glucose-monitoring contact lenses, Internet balloons and other ambitious projects? A Raymond James survey showed that 72 percent of investors expect "Other Bets" lost more than $1.5 billion in 2015.. "We believe revenues from Other Bets will be fairly immaterial for...
| By: Anya George Tharakan and Supantha Mukherjee
Surviving the downturn During the market downturn, checking your 401k and IRA balance is a stressful activity. Worrying about your money is natural, but how can you protect that nest egg during times of market volatility? Whether you’re a millennial, a boomer, or retired, Senior Personal Finance Correspondent Sharon Epperson has tips and guidelines to get the most out of your money, and stick to your financial goals during the rough patches.
Why smartphones need some brand new thinking As consumers, we now have the power to decide how pervasive smartphone technology is in our everyday lives.
| By: Barri Rafferty, Senior Partner and Chief Executive, Ketchum North America
Growth funds dumping Apple stock as iPhone sales seen sagging; value-managers moving in Amid concerns that iPhone sales may be set to drop, the $77.3 billion American Funds Capital World Growth& Income Fund has sold all of its 1.7 million Apple shares since the end of June, according to Lipper data. The $9.3 billion Hartford Capital Appreciation Fund sold 1.4 million shares over the same period, reducing its position by 91 percent.
| By: David Randall