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25% of students postponed college during Covid, some indefinitely

One-quarter of 2020 high school graduates delayed their college plans because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report.

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Students take up the cause to push for more financial education

Only 21 states require personal finance coursework to graduate high school, with just a handful requiring a stand-alone class.

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Feeling financial stress? Here's how your employer may help

Sixty-three percent of employees polled by PwC said their financial stress has increased since the start of the pandemic. Employers are responding.

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'One-thirtieth' of the way back: Small businesses see theme park reopenings jumpstarting California's recovery

With Universal Studios reopening Friday and Disneyland set to open its gates on April 30, local businesses in California are starting to rebound.

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Angel Investor 101

Angel investing is no longer limited to the wealthy. Through Regulation Crowdfunding, anyone with an interest in early-stage startup investing can become an angel investor. Continue reading

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New $3,000 child tax credit payments set to start in July. Here's what to know

The IRS is on track to start sending monthly payments of the enhanced child tax credit in July. Here's what to expect.

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'One-thirtieth' of the way back: Small businesses see theme park reopenings jump-starting California's recovery

With Universal Studios reopening Friday and Disneyland set to open its gates on April 30, local businesses in California are starting to rebound.

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States struggle to give out over $45 billion in rental assistance as evictions continue

Rental assistance may not come soon enough for tenants struggling in the pandemic.

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Car shoppers should buckle up for high prices, limited inventory this spring

Consumer demand and manufacturing snags — a shortage of microchips — have led to an inventory squeeze in both the new- and used-car markets.

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Worked in different states due to Covid? What to know about filing taxes

If you moved because of Covid or worked remotely across different states, your taxes might be extra-complicated this year. What you need to know.

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SpaceX reportedly beats Bezos' Blue Origin in NASA contest to build astronaut lunar lander

Elon Musk's SpaceX beat Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Dynetics to win nearly $3 billion to build NASA's lunar lander, The Washington Post reported.

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Car shoppers should expect high prices and limited inventory this spring

Consumer demand and manufacturing snags — a shortage of microchips — have led to an inventory squeeze in both the new- and used-car markets.

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Elon Musk's SpaceX beats Bezos' Blue Origin in NASA contest to build astronaut lunar lander

Elon Musk's SpaceX beat Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Dynetics to win nearly $3 billion to build NASA's lunar lander..

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Gary Gensler Confirmed As SEC Chair—Former Goldman Banker And Crypto Professor

Forbes | Jonathan Ponciano | Apr 14, 2021 The Senate on Wednesday confirmed President Joe Biden's nomination of Gary Gensler, a former Goldman Sachs banker and a forceful commodities regulator under former President Barack Obama, to head up the Securities and Exchange Commission, setting the stage for widespread reform as the agency takes on unprecedented


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‘Roaring Kitty’ forgoes quick GameStop options payday in the millions, raises stake

Keith Gill exercised his 500 GameStop call options contracts as they expired on Friday, doubling down on his favorite bet.

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