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Investors Look To DOL Report, Stimulus Prospects, Corporate Earnings On Thursday

As the Department of Labor’s (DOL) latest jobs report, mounting uncertainty over another round of government stimulus, and more corporate earnings reports weighed on investors; stock futures diverged throughout...

Investors Hopeful That Biden Win Will Mean Generous Stimulus

Investors have been paying close attention to news out of Washington that might signal the coming of more stimulus legislation before the election. While their optimism has helped buoy...

Despite Weak Q3 Results, Big Banks Maintain Upbeat Economic Outlook

Throughout this week, market participants have digested the string of third-quarter earnings reports from the US’s biggest banks against the backdrop of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Bank of America,...

6 Budget-Friendly Ways To De-Stress

To say this year has been stressful is an understatement. Depending on your situation, you might be overdue for some R&R or self-care. But if you’re strapped for cash...

Study Finds Correlation Between Economic Recovery And $2 Trillion Stimulus Deal

Even before the first round of federal aid implemented in the CARES Act expired, experts stressed the need for more stimulus to keep the economy afloat. In the months...

Stock Market Rally Slows With Dimming Hopes For More Stimulus, Vaccine

Tuesday evening trades began with no significant movement from stock futures. According to Yahoo Finance, the lack of activity is attributed to investors’ dwindling hopes for further federal relief...

Social Security Recipients Will See Larger Checks Next Year, But May Not Be Enough

There’s good and bad news for Social Security and disability recipients: According to the Social Security Administration (SSA), older Americans will see a 1.3% increase in monthly benefits. The...

McConnell Proposes Separate Bill On Tuesday

For months, the fate of the next stimulus bill has hung in the balance, with Democrats, Republicans, and the White House consistently failing to agree over specific provisions and...

Back-To-Work Expenses To Consider In Your Budget

Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end, and for many Americans, that means working from home.  If you’ve been working from home over the last few months,...

What Two Things Do Americans Want The Most In The Next Coronavirus Bill?

Negotiations for another round of stimulus relief encountered another obstacle after President Trump ordered Republicans to cease talks until after the election last week. The move has left millions...