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I use the free version of Personal Capital, a financial planning website, every month - here's why I can't stop

I USE THE FREE VERSION OF PERSONAL CAPITAL, A FINANCIAL PLANNING WEBSITE, EVERY MONTH - HERE'S WHY I CAN'T STOP

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Trump says he'll make a 'major announcement' about the government shutdown on Saturday

TRUMP SAYS HE'LL MAKE A 'MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT' ABOUT THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN ON SATURDAY

President Donald Trump said he will make a "major announcement" regarding the US-Mexico border on Saturday afternoon. The scheduled...

 
 
 
376 migrants, including 179 kids, used 7 tunnels to get under the US border fence in Arizona

376 MIGRANTS, INCLUDING 179 KIDS, USED 7 TUNNELS TO GET UNDER THE US BORDER FENCE IN ARIZONA

Hundreds of migrants used tunnels to get under the border fence in Arizona earlier this week, ABC News reported. Video footage the...

Here are the most important upcoming dates related to the government shutdown

HERE ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES RELATED TO THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The partial government shutdown has become the longest in United States history. Nearly 800,000 federal workers are furloughed or going...

 
 
 
Square launches debit card for SMBs

SQUARE LAUNCHES DEBIT CARD FOR SMBS

In an effort to make things easier for small business owners, Square has announced the Square debit card which gives sellers immediate...

 
 
 
UK folks with £449.99 to spend can pre-order the Dark Souls Trilogy Collector's Edition

UK FOLKS WITH £449.99 TO SPEND CAN PRE-ORDER THE DARK SOULS TRILOGY COLLECTOR'S EDITION

If you got the money, honey, the Dark Souls Trilogy has the time. Bandai Namco is offering a limited number of Dark Souls Trilogy Collector's...

6 ways you can help federal workers who aren't getting paid during the government shutdown

6 WAYS YOU CAN HELP FEDERAL WORKERS WHO AREN'T GETTING PAID DURING THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The federal government shutdown has been going on since December 22 making it the longest government shutdown and funding lapse in...

 
 
 
Zipwhip raises $51.5 million to bridge text messaging and phone calls

ZIPWHIP RAISES $51.5 MILLION TO BRIDGE TEXT MESSAGING AND PHONE CALLS

Zipwhip, a startup that enables businesses with landlines to view and respond to incoming text messages, has raised $51.5 million in...

Michigan State football RB LJ Scott to miss Senior Bowl

MICHIGAN STATE FOOTBALL RB LJ SCOTT TO MISS SENIOR BOWL

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio's press conference to recap the 2018 season and to address staff changes on Thursday, Jan....

 
 
 
When Vanguard's founder first invented the index fund, it was ridiculed as 'un-American,' but 40 years later it's an investing strategy championed by Warren Buffett

WHEN VANGUARD'S FOUNDER FIRST INVENTED THE INDEX FUND, IT WAS RIDICULED AS 'UN-AMERICAN,' BUT 40 YEARS LATER IT'S AN INVESTING STRATEGY CHAMPIONED BY WARREN BUFFETT

Jack Bogle , the founder of investing firm Vanguard Group, died on Wednesday at age 89. Bogle pioneered low-cost index funds , which...

Sears creditors challenge hedge fund chairman's winning bid

SEARS CREDITORS CHALLENGE HEDGE FUND CHAIRMAN'S WINNING BID

NEW YORK - A group of Sears creditors are challenging Chairman Eddie Lampert's hedge fund's winning $5.2 billion bid to buy the business...

 
 
 
Michigan has fully approved Rplate digital license plates

MICHIGAN HAS FULLY APPROVED RPLATE DIGITAL LICENSE PLATES

Michigan has fully approved digital license plates, offering an alternative to the stamped metal plates it has been using for 125 years....

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4 times legal limit

DRIVER IN CRASH THAT KILLED FAMILY OF 5 HAD BLOOD ALCOHOL LEVEL NEARLY 4 TIMES LEGAL LIMIT

A suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on an interstate in Kentucky struck a vehicle carrying five family members from Michigan.

 
 
 
Bill Gates says investing in 4 simple plans has saved millions of lives and provided a better return on investment than the stock market

BILL GATES SAYS INVESTING IN 4 SIMPLE PLANS HAS SAVED MILLIONS OF LIVES AND PROVIDED A BETTER RETURN ON INVESTMENT THAN THE STOCK MARKET

Bill and Melinda Gates are making a hard push for rich countries to re-invest in four key public health programs that fund inexpensive...

 
 
 
Jim Harbaugh comments on hiring DL coach Shaun Nua

JIM HARBAUGH COMMENTS ON HIRING DL COACH SHAUN NUA

It's official, Michigan has their new defensive line coach under contract. 37 year old Shaun Nua will be replacing Greg Mattison, who...

Sears confirms chairman's hedge fund wins bid in auction

SEARS CONFIRMS CHAIRMAN'S HEDGE FUND WINS BID IN AUCTION

NEW YORK - Sears is confirming reports its chairman and largest shareholder Eddie Lampert's hedge fund has won a bid to buy roughly...

 
 
 
Ed Fornieles' new project proposes a new way to help fund artists

ED FORNIELES' NEW PROJECT PROPOSES A NEW WAY TO HELP FUND ARTISTS

Ed Fornieles made a name for himself as the poster boy for post-internet art through a series of immersive performances in London,...

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

HOW THE LARRY NASSAR SCANDAL HAS AFFECTED OTHERS

Michigan State University's governing body on Thursday accepted interim president John Engler's resignation , but said it would be...