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Motorcycle Maker Harley Davidson Buys Back Stock

Motorcycle maker Harley Davidson is buying back 20 million shares of stock and raising the company’s dividend from 21¢ to 27.5¢ a share. But that isn’t the only good news for Harley Davidson investors. The price of the company’s stock, called HOG on the NYSE rose from $50.54 a share in June to $64.98 at the […]

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Bonds Lose Foolproof Status

Bonds are supposed to be a foolproof investment. Until the Federal Reserve started manipulating the U.S. economy, Treasuries returned fairly consistent safe returns for investors. But bonds have gone the way of vinyl records, and the music has stopped as bonds lose the foolproof status they once held for investors. One reason why investors have […]

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Home Flips Jump 3 Straight Years

Home flips jumped for the third straight year in 2013 as investors turned out in droves to make major profits on home purchases they quickly resold. A total of 156,862 single family U.S. home flips were closed during the year, up 16% from the prior year, according to RealtyTrac. The figure also represented a 114% […]

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Best Money Saving Advice for 2014

The best way to improve your lifestyle is to reduce expenses. That way you can have more money to spend on the things you enjoy and more funds to invest or save. There are a lot of great money saving ideas, many of which you may not have heard or thought of until you read […]

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10 Wealthiest U.S. Cities in 2014

For the second consecutive year San Jose, California has been selected as the wealthiest U.S. city of the year. A booming technology industry dominated by the likes of Yahoo and IBM to name just two of a multitude of tech giants, boosts San Jose to the leading spot in 2014. There are also more millionaires […]

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Billionaire Pressures PayPal Sale

Billionaire hedge fund investor Carl Icahn is pressuring  eBay to sell a highly profitable division of its company, PayPal, according to a report in the Guardian. The company (NASDAQ: eBay) offers consumers a popular online service to pay for goods and services over the internet accessing funds through a bank account or credit card. PayPal.com […]

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Super Bowl Tickets Reach Record Highs

Super bowl tickets for this Sunday’s big match-up between the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are reaching record highs, and it’s not even being played in Denver, where smoking pot just got legalized. The face-off will cost ticket holders an average of $4,080, according to reports. Two tickets to sit in the upper end-zone, section […]

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