Category: Business News

Why Facebook’s Stock Looks Locked And Loaded

Why Facebook’s Stock Looks Locked And Loaded

      Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook (Photo credit: Wikipedia) “I’ve been called a lot worse.” This continues to be my response to those proclaiming me as a Facebook apologist. Although...

Obama’s Fiscal Cliff Chats Reportedly Extended To Buffett, JPMorgan’s Dimon

Obama’s Fiscal Cliff Chats Reportedly Extended To Buffett, JPMorgan’s Dimon

    Jamie Dimon, chairman of the board, president and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co. leaves the hearing room after testifying before the US Senate Banking Committee full committee hearing on ‘A Breakdown...

The Best States To Save Money On Car Insurance

The Best States To Save Money On Car Insurance

When times are tough, consumers often cut back household spending by doing things like dropping their premium cable TV service or choosing a cheaper cell phone plan. One place they don’t look often enough...

Breaking Down Centi-Millionaire ‘Papa’ John Schnatter’s Obamacare Math

Breaking Down Centi-Millionaire ‘Papa’ John Schnatter’s Obamacare Math

John Schnatter wants to raise the cost of your pizza in response to new health care costs. And his math kind of adds up. Updates can now be found at the bottom of this...

The Mysteries of Finance: What Do Canadians Know that Americans Don’t?

The Mysteries of Finance: What Do Canadians Know that Americans Don’t?

The U.S. dollar valued in Canadian money: All downhill since 2008 — and a fall of more than one-third since George W. Bush took office in 2002. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) HALIFAX, N.S. I have...

Protecting the Electric Grid from Terrorism — Nobody is in Charge

Protecting the Electric Grid from Terrorism — Nobody is in Charge

This week, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) released its study Terrorism and the Electric Power Delivery System, a work prepared at the request of the Department of Homeland Security.   This report has been kept...

The 10 Worst Communication Mistakes For Your Career

The 10 Worst Communication Mistakes For Your Career

“How do you signal to the world you’re leadership material?” asks Sylvia Ann Hewlett, an economist and the founding president of the Center for Talent Innovation (CTI) inNew York. “You don’t get a shot at...

Off-The-Grid Mansions

Off-The-Grid Mansions

  Introduction With the help of Realtor.com, Sotheby’s International Realty, Coldwell Banker Previews International and Prudential Douglas Elliman, we combed the Multiple Listing Services to find available homes touting self-sustainable energy options capable of...

Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Gaffe Highlights GOP Confusion On Obamanomics

Romney’s ‘Gifts’ Gaffe Highlights GOP Confusion On Obamanomics

Whose dream now? Having not particularly relished telling donors what they wanted to hear during the campaign, Romney has now taken his lumps in the thankless task of telling them what they want to...

How to Amass and Lose a Fortune on Wall Street

How to Amass and Lose a Fortune on Wall Street

English: Wall Street sign on Wall Street (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Remember one month ago, when the S&P500 (NYSE:SPY) was heading for 1500, and investors seem to think that equities are the best game in...