50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

They say on Wall Street that if you want to make a small fortune, start by investing a large one. The billionaires and big-time money managers below all have fortunes of various sizes, and studying which stock picks they’ve chased with their capital ain’t a half-bad idea. After all, there’s a reason why the rich…

How I Flip Garage Sale Items On eBay As A Side Hustle

Hello! Please enjoy this article from a reader, Rush Walters, on how he flips garage sale and auction items on eBay as a side hustle to make extra income. Depending on who you ask, there are pros and cons to being a high school teacher. One con: income, One pro: having summers off. Both my…

No health insurance? Why now is the time to apply.

Christa shares Clark Stinks posts from the site with Clark. Submit yours at Clark.com/ClarkStinks. There are significant changes for individuals and families that buy their own compliant health insurance policies. A special enrollment period extends through August on Healthcare.gov. If you have a tight income and don’t have health insurance, Clark explains why you should…

401(k) Contribution Limits for 2021

A workplace 401(k) plan can help you save a substantial amount of money for your retirement. But how much, exactly? In this article, I’ll explain the 401(k) contribution limits for 2021, whether you’re contributing to a Roth or a traditional 401(k). Table of Contents What Are the Max 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2021? 401(k) Contribution…

One Month of discovery+ Could Land You a Free Streaming Device

Have you been considering trying out the new discovery+ streaming service? There’s a new offer that may make giving it a shot worth your while! Here are the details. New discovery+ Customers Can Claim a Free Amazon Fire TV Stick Lite Discovery+ is incentivizing new subscriptions with the promise of a free Amazon Fire TV…

Making sense of the markets this week: April 19, 2021

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. Why you need to consider scarcity cred Scott Galloway, a marketing prof at New York University’s Stern School of Business, gives us the goods on goods that are scarce on his blog No Mercy/No Malice. He calls…

The best American Express credit cards in Canada 2021

As American Express ads from the 1970s onward suggest, it’s the card many of us don’t leave home without, and with good reason—many reasons, in fact. Amex offers some of the highest-earning and most-perk-filled credit cards around, regularly landing it on the annual rankings of the best credit cards in Canada. As well, it’s the…

Wayflyer Partners With Australian Digital Marketing and Payments Providers To Expand In the Region

The e-commerce revenue-based financing and marketing analytics platform Wayflyer has recently announced plans to expand its presence in Australia through new hires and investments in the country’s rapidly growing small to medium-sized e-commerce businesses and Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) brands. The company will significantly increase staffing at its current Alexandria, Sydney-based office to provide up to AU$100…

In First Action Under COVID-19 Consumer Protection Act, FTC Seeks Monetary Penalties for Deceptive Marketing of Purported Coronavirus Treatments

Agency charges chiropractor with violating new COVID-19 consumer protection law by deceptively marketing Vitamin D and Zinc products to treat or prevent COVID-19 The Federal Trade Commission charged St. Louis-based chiropractor Eric Anthony Nepute and his company Quickwork LLC with violating the COVID-19 Consumer Protection Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act, by deceptively marketing…

smart home buying rule- Extended service

Home buyers are squeezed right now, having to pay more. Clark discusses the supply problem and the logic behind his new rule on your ownership cycle.  /  Extended service contracts, insurance coverage and warranties on electronics & appliances is a key profit push for retailers. Clark explains what type of insurance you actually should have.…

15 Tried-and-True Ways To Save More Money

Almost everyone wants to save more money. And saving is one of the key steps in money expert Clark Howard’s 10-step guide to achieving financial freedom. But how can you start saving when it always feels like there is more month than money? Sometimes little steps add up to big savings. By making small changes,…

Verizon 5G Home Internet Expands Service to More Cities

Verizon continues to expand its 5G home internet service. With the addition of Milwaukee and Tampa on April 8, it’s now available in 30 U.S. cities. This news from Verizon comes on the heels of T-Mobile announcing a large expansion of its 5G home internet service. Verizon and T-Mobile are the only providers currently offering…

Shinhan Bank Joins Hedera Governing Council to Increase Digital Transformation Efficiency

South Korean-based Shinhan Bank has recently joined the Hedera Governing Council, the body that oversees distributed governance of the Hedera network. Shinhan Bank continues to leverage distributed ledger technology (DLT) to drive financial innovation. In January of 2021, Shinhan invested in Korea Digital Asset Custody (KDAC), an industry consortium of businesses that provide digital-asset custody…

Neo4j: Why Graph Technology Is the Key to Fraud Detection

With fraudulent activity on the rise, financial organisations need to keep up with their compliance requirements, avoiding fines and keeping themselves and their customers safe. One method of fraud detection involves graph technology. Someone who knows all about this is Nik Vora, Vice President – APAC at Neo4j, a leader in graph technology. In this…

ConsenSys Finalise $65million Investment To Accelerate The Convergence of Decentralised Finance

ConsenSys has announced the final close of its $65million formation round to accelerate the convergence of decentralised finance (DeFi) and Web3 applications on Ethereum with enterprise blockchain infrastructure. Global financial services firms J.P. Morgan, Mastercard, and UBS invested alongside leading blockchain companies, including Protocol Labs, the Maker Foundation, Fenbushi, The LAO, Alameda Research. Additional investors…

Behind the Idea: AutoRek

AutoRek finds itself at the heart of a movement, a shift in the way financial institutions conduct their back and middle office operations. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the adoption of automated solutions for manual tasks. Over the last 25 years AutoRek has assisted nearly 100 leading firms to rid their business of manual intervention…

Spotlight Middle East and Africa: Cybersecurity with Help AG

The changes happening in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) with respect to fintech and wider digital transformation have been noted. The Fintech Times sits down with Stephan Berner, Chief Executive Officer of Help AG, to discuss them in more detail. Stephan Berner is the Chief Executive Officer of Help AG Stephan Berner established Help…

FTC Staff Issues Note on Holder Rule and Large Transactions

The staff of the Federal Trade Commission has issued a note correcting previous staff guidelines on the FTC’s Trade Regulation Rule Concerning Preservation of Consumers’ Claims and Defenses—commonly known as the Holder Rule. The Holder Rule protects consumers who enter into credit contracts by preserving their right to assert claims and defenses against any holder of certain…

This Savings Account Gives Away Up To $25,000 Each Month For Free

Welcome to my PrizePool review. PrizePool is a banking account that gives you the chance to win up to $25,000 monthly. I have partnered with PrizePool and all opinions are 100% my own. Are you looking to start saving more money? Perhaps you want to find a way to make saving money more fun? Enter…

This Savings Account Gives Away Up To $25,000 Each Month For Free

Welcome to my PrizePool review. PrizePool is a banking account that gives you the chance to win up to $25,000 monthly. I have partnered with PrizePool and all opinions are 100% my own. Are you looking to start saving more money? Perhaps you want to find a way to make saving money more fun? Enter…

Membership has its privileges new home internet choices

Clark reviews the new Best Buy membership program as they compete with the bigs – Amazon Prime, Walmart+ & Costco.  Retailers are challenged to connect in new ways. CVS and Walgreens are also offering memberships.  /   Clark & Christa are testing out T-Mobile’s home internet. Hear their verdict on this flat rate alternative to…

How To Store Your Important Financial Documents Online

There are many reasons people choose to digitize their documents. Having digital copies allows you to find files quickly and easily. You can set up your filing system so that you can access your digital copies from any location. That means you can also share files with others. And there’s the great side benefit of…

How To Store Your Important Financial Documents Online

There are many reasons people choose to digitize their documents. Having digital copies allows you to find files quickly and easily. You can set up your filing system so that you can access your digital copies from any location. That means you can also share files with others. And there’s the great side benefit of…

TD Bank Double Up Card Review: Earn Unlimited 2% Cash Back

Are you looking for a rewards credit card that gives benefits every time you swipe? A new offering from TD Bank may be just what you need. The TD Bank Double Up Card debuted in March 2021 as a new cash back credit card that offers up to 2% back on every purchase you make.…

TD Bank Double Up Card Review: Earn Unlimited 2% Cash Back

Are you looking for a rewards credit card that gives benefits every time you swipe? A new offering from TD Bank may be just what you need. The TD Bank Double Up Card debuted in March 2021 as a new cash back credit card that offers up to 2% back on every purchase you make.…

Report: Cities Where Retirees Are Moving

A recent report shows which cities retirement-age Americans are moving to for reasons ranging from economics to more sunshine. If you’re retiring soon, the report may be a great way for you to find your next destination. Business insurance platform AdvisorSmith examined the U.S. cities that are luring the new residents aged 65 or older,…