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These 6 psychological biases may be holding you back from building wealth

Instead of letting your emotions rule your decisions, using the rational part of your brain can help you overcome these psychological biases.

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It's the best summer for teen jobs since 1953. Here's what they should do with their earnings

Teens are having an easier time finding summer jobs after the coronavirus pandemic, giving them an opportunity to start building wealth.

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Wells Fargo tells customers it’s shuttering all personal lines of credit

Wells Fargo CEO Charles Scharf has been forced to make hard decisions during the pandemic, offloading assets and deposits and stepping back from some products.

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The stock market is falling. Should you sell?

As stocks drop, some investors may be tempted to end the pain and sell. But here's why they'd likely regret doing so.

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Three Human-Centric Practices to Become a Better AI Fintech Leader

1000 Days Out | Ramy Nassar | Jul 8, 2021 You’ve seen them before - robo-advisors, virtual agents, smart banking “platforms” - yet with each new product launch and press release, doesn’t it seem that artificially intelligent tools aren’t living up to their self-proclaimed smarts? It happens with every technology wave, and as far as


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Understanding Valuation Caps & Conversion Discounts

Learn more about valuation caps and conversion discounts as they relate to convertible debt. Continue reading

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Digital currency company Circle to go public via SPAC at $4.5 billion valuation

Payments and digital currency firm Circle plans to go public later this year through a SPAC.

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Number of workers unemployed for more than a year jumps by 248,000

Long-term unemployment is persistent for some workers even as the U.S. recovery seems to be gaining steam.

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The Growth of Vancouver as an Innovation Hub: Challenges and Opportunities

UBC Law Review | Camden Hutchison and Li-Wen Lin | Apr 9, 2021 This article assesses the development of Vancouver as an entrepreneurial region. Using data collected from commercial startup databases, we find that Vancouver produces more startups and receives more venture capital financing per capita than any other major Canadian city. However, we also


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Child’s play: Gajesh Naik, 13, manages a fortune in DeFi

Cointelegraph | Elias Ahonen | Jul 2, 2021 At 13, it is hard to believe that anyone can understand the potential — and responsibility and danger — of holding private keys while living life as a normal seventh-grader in India. What makes the case of Gajesh Naik, the 13-year-old decentralized finance (DeFi) wunderkind from Goa,


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It's not certain rising wages will be enough to outpace inflation

As inflation takes hold, wages may increase, too. The question is, will it be enough to outpace the rise in prices.

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Satellite imagery company Planet Labs is going public, backed by Google, BlackRock and Marc Benioff

Satellite imagery and data specialist Planet Labs is preparing to go public, merging with a SPAC to list on the NYSE.

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Scaramucci says China’s Didi crackdown as assault on capitalism, ‘form of political terrorism’

"We've got to give a big pushback to what's going on because it's an assault on capitalism," Hedge fund founder Anthony Scaramucci told CNBC.

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Consider these tax moves before paying for college

Before making college tuition payments, parents can plan tax-efficient ways to cover university costs. Here’s what to consider before opening your checkbook.

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Scaramucci says China’s Didi crackdown an assault on capitalism, ‘form of political terrorism’

"We've got to give a big pushback to what's going on because it's an assault on capitalism," Hedge fund founder Anthony Scaramucci told CNBC.

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