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Getty Images Regardless of your income or net worth, there’s one estate planning move you should probably make right now: check the beneficiary designations. With today’s relatively generous $11.18 million federal estate...

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) is planning its first post-crisis offering of bonds tied to U.S. home loans without government backing, Bloomberg reported on Thursday citing people familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: The sign at a Wells Fargo banking location is pictured in Pasadena, California, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File...

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has exacted a mighty toll from stock market investors this year, according to analysts from JPMorgan Chase &...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A black former Morgan Stanley broker who filed a lawsuit accusing the bank of racial bias must pursue his claims in private arbitration, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A sign is displayed on the Morgan Stanley building in New York U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson U.S. District Judge John Koeltl in Manhattan...

Thinking about taking a break from drinking this month? You aren’t alone. Celebrities including Joe Rogan comedian Bert Kreischer, and actor Ron Funches...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – An offshore hedge fund firm whose investing was led by money manager Philip Falcone will pay $30 million to resolve claims it knowingly evaded hundreds of millions of dollars of New York state and New York City taxes, officials said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Philip Falcone, chief executive officer and chief investment officer for Harbinger...

The U.S. stock market is on a roll—and it can keep on rolling if the past is any indicator. The S&P 500 rose for six months between April to September,...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Picking the right college is not just a matter of finding a good fit for a student’s talents and interests, but it also should involve what a family can reasonably afford. FILE PHOTO: Graduates are seen at the 150th commencement ceremony at Howard University in Washington, U.S. May 12, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Thayer As U.S. high school...

Kevin Muir of the MacroTourist blog says we’re not quite at “2000-level-of-stupidness,” but he posted this chart to show we’re getting pretty...

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N), JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) and four other large banks to face an antitrust lawsuit by investors who said they conspired to stifle competition in the nearly $2 trillion stock lending market. FILE PHOTO: A view of the Goldman Sachs stall on the floor of the New York...