14 lessons for stupid people

by Patrice Lewis -- As I write this, the German town of Hamburg is in chaos as 100,000 anti-capitalists (otherwise known as "stupid people") pour in to participate in a "Welcome to more…

Dow jumps 93 points to close out winning week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks traded higher on Friday on the back of stronger-than-expected employment data. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 87 points, with McDonald's contributing the most gains. more…

Microsoft cuts thousands of jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Microsoft is undergoing a major reorganization. The tech company is slashing thousands of jobs, mostly in sales positions, according to a source familiar with the matter. Microsoft more…

Payrolls jump by 222,000 in June

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) – The U.S. job market roared back to life in June, with a better-than-expected 222,000 new positions created in June while the unemployment rate held at 4.4 more…

Hourly to salaried: How much am I worth?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've accepted a promotion that would take me from an hourly wage to a salaried position. Do you have any advice for negotiating a salary? J more…

Nevada reaps tax bonanza from legal pot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Las Vegas Sun) The first four days of legal recreational marijuana sales generated $3 million in sales revenue and about $500,000 in tax revenue, putting Nevada on pace more…