JPMorgan Chase hack update: 76 millions plus users affected In July, JPMorgan Chase notified customers of a data breach but the latest number is staggering: 76 million personal and 7 million business accounts. Now the federal government's nosing around for answers with a company budget of $250 million a year in security protection.
Oct 3 2014, 11:16pm CDT
New York Times: Apple Secretly Met with Banks for Apple Pay According to a new report from the New York Times, Apple held top-secret meetings with JPMorgan Chase and other banks for Apple Pay. That was in January 2013. Apple met with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and other...
Sep 13 2014, 12:57am CDT
Apple Stock split: The 5 Things to Know SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's resurgent stock may have as much to do with financial engineering as the company's technological wizardry. In late April, the iPhone and iPad maker announced plans to split its stock for the...
Jun 9 2014, 3:03am CDT
Retirement Planning: Tips for Selecting the Right Retirement Plan Retirement planning is not that easy. But it is a necessity for those who prefer to live large well into their years of ripeness. When a middle aged couple choose between retirement plans, they want to make sure that they select the right one for them. The following retirement planning tips and steps will help you to get ready for old age in no time at all.
May 16 2014, 4:52am CDT
Tim Cook, Dr. Dre And The Battle For Apple's Cash The news that Apple is nearing a $3.2 billion acquisition to buy Beats Electronics is one of the biggest business stories in the nation. The potential deal has received so much attention because it would be Apple’s...
May 12 2014, 9:56am CDT
Which Investors Will Cash In On Massive Alibaba IPO Alibaba filed its long-awaited public offering Tuesday, seeking to raise as much as $1 billion (a placeholder total) at a still unknown price. The Chinese Internet giant with $5.6 billion in annual sales should be the...
May 7 2014, 4:29am CDT
Apple Stock Split is 7-For-1 Talk about burying the lede. Apple announced a 7-for-1 stock split Wednesday, but not until the last sentence of a press release heralding an upsized capital return program to $130 billion and alongside the company’s...
Apr 24 2014, 1:12am CDT
Retirement Plans: How to Choose a Retirement Plan? When a middle aged couple makes retirement plans, they want to make sure that they get translated into reality. That is exactly what this article will allow you to accomplish.
Apr 21 2014, 5:45am CDT
Family Dollar: 370 Dollar Stores to Close Soon Family Dollar stores may be more suited to a weak economy. That is probably one reason the stores are partially shutting down in the current times of economic recovery.
Apr 15 2014, 7:36am CDT
Quora Raises $80 Million To Stay Independent Forever Quora, the popular questions and answers website, says it has the largest library of first-hand knowledge and second largest library on the Web overall, after Wikipedia. But while Wikipedia stays independent with the...
Apr 9 2014, 8:20am CDT
401 (k) Plans: How to Manage Them You must know how to manage your 401 (k) plans. This is so that your retirement dreams can smoothly enter the realm of reality.
Mar 31 2014, 6:55am CDT
$9.3B BofA Settlement It’s been an expensive road to recovery for Bank of America as the company settles yet another multi-billion mortgage case.
The nation’s second largest bank agreed to pay a whopping $9.3 billion to settle mortgage-...
Mar 27 2014, 2:48am CDT
Inside Sequoia Capital When Doug Leone arrived in Mount Vernon, N.Y. in 1968, the 11-year-old Italian immigrant didn’t have a clue. He flunked a math quiz in school because the terms “true” and “false” bewildered him. He wore unsightly slacks...
Mar 26 2014, 8:55am CDT
Vodafone agrees to buy Spanish network LONDON (AP) — Vodafone, one of the world's largest telecommunications company, agreed Monday to buy Spain's Ono for 7.2 billion euros ($10 billion) as it seeks to expand operations in its primary European market. Grupo...
Mar 17 2014, 5:21am CDT
Wall Street Gets New Billionaire As Virtu Prepares For IPO Virtu CEO Vincent Viola is the latest Wall Street CEO to hit billionaire status. Viola, the founder–and majority shareholder–of New York high-frequency market maker, Virtu, stands to make a fortune once his firm readies...
Mar 10 2014, 10:56pm CDT
Insurers Have Huge Role As Clean Energy Investors Conversations about climate change and the insurance industry usually focus on catastrophic storms and their damaging financial ripples for insurance providers. Given skyrocketing extreme-weather losses in recent years...
Mar 3 2014, 1:01pm CST
Exchange Traded Funds can be a Cash Cow Within the next decade exchange traded funds will reach an exponential growth potential. They can thus prove to be a cash cow that if milked for its economic value will yield profits hitherto unimagined by anyone.
Feb 26 2014, 9:40am CST
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