The Wall Street Journal: Bank of Japan vows to keep rates very low for an ‘extended period’

The Bank of Japan reiterated Wednesday that it would keep interest rates extremely low “for an extended period,” holding to forward guidance it first introduced in July.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 03:40:42 GMT

The New York Post: Kavanaugh’s accuser calls for FBI investigation before her Senate testimony

The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault said Tuesday she wants the FBI to investigate her claims before the Senate holds hearings on the allegations, according to multiple reports.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 03:11:28 GMT

Asia Markets: Nikkei’s surge leads Asian-market gains

Asian stock markets rose in early trading Wednesday, as Japanese stocks jumped further amid added gains for dollar-yen and bond yields and Chinese stocks shrugging off new tariffs.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:45:17 GMT

10 years after Lehman Brothers collapse, Americans reevaluated their relationship with money

A new study suggests Americans are ‘gun-shy’ about investing.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:16:00 GMT

Pumpkin spice lattes and the whiff of sexism

These seasonal beverages have been ridiculed in recent years as a drink consumed by spendthrift white millennial women.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:14:42 GMT

This shopping hack will get you 60% off an iPhone XS

Sprint and mobile virtual networks offer ways of getting Apple’s latest phone on the cheap.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:12:30 GMT

Students do better at public colleges than for-profit colleges (just don’t blame the students)

New research into student underperformance comes as officials debate the future of the industry.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:12:11 GMT

Can you deduct an Apple Watch as a medical expense?

The new Apple Watch has more heart-monitoring features.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:11:44 GMT

The Moneyist: My parents spent $1 million on my brother—now he wants to be executor of their estate

‘All of the potential scenarios for my parents’ estate seem to benefit my brother in some way.’

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:08:52 GMT

The Wall Street Journal: SEC commissioner calls for more oversight of stock exchanges

A top securities regulator is calling for his agency to beef up its oversight of the nation’s stock exchanges to root out conflicts and curb rising fees that he says are harming investors.

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Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:02:49 GMT