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    Can your boss fire you for working a second job? feed_manager_auto_publish_494--autopubtest_WPTUMBLR_485

    Taking a second job – or moonlighting as it’s often known – can come at a cost.

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    Taking a second job – or moonlighting as it’s often known – can come at a cost.

  • Why Warren Buffett’s Sweet Dow Chemical Payouts Might End
    Why Warren Buffett’s Sweet Dow Chemical Payouts Might End Money

    Berkshire Hathaway's lush dividends from the chemical company may vanish if the stock keeps climbing.

    Why Warren Buffett’s Sweet Dow Chemical Payouts Might End

    Berkshire Hathaway's lush dividends from the chemical company may vanish if the stock keeps climbing.

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    Vancouver rents increased 15 per cent from April to August and are on track to grow by 20 per cent this year if they keep up the pace, according to rental data collected from Craigslist by UBC economist …

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    Vancouver rents increased 15 per cent from April to August and are on track to grow by 20 per cent this year if they keep up the pace, according to rental data collected from Craigslist by UBC economist Tom Davidoff. According to PadMapper the average rent for a one bedroom in Vancouver stayed around $1,700 between mid-May …

  • U.K. company offering internship to taste gin for $34K a year Insight

    Instead of getting coffee, the "gintern" would get to travel around Europe sampling gin, while also stuffing their wallet with a £20,000 paycheck.

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    Instead of getting coffee, the "gintern" would get to travel around Europe sampling gin, while also stuffing their wallet with a £20,000 paycheck.

  • WhatsApp Will Send Facebook Inc. (FB) Your Phone Number U.S.News & World Report

    WhatsApp, the global messaging firm owned by Facebook Inc. (ticker: FB), has an important question for you: Can I have your number? The company will soon give Facebook the phone numbers and device details …

    WhatsApp, the global messaging firm owned by Facebook Inc. (ticker: FB), has an important question for you: Can I have your number? The company will soon give Facebook the phone numbers and device details of WhatsApp users, a marked difference from its pledge to protect the privacy of its users, reports the Associated …

  • 7 Stocks to Buy for the Baby Boomer Retirement Wave U.S.News & World Report

    Some baby boomers are already retiring, but in 15 years, the vast majority will have left the workforce. With people living longer than ever, building a proper retirement nest egg has never been more …

    Some baby boomers are already retiring, but in 15 years, the vast majority will have left the workforce. With people living longer than ever, building a proper retirement nest egg has never been more important. With bonds offering virtually no yield nowadays, boomers need to scour the market for the best stocks to buy …

  • How to Design and Build Your Own Custom Home U.S.News & World Report

    "If you find the right people, building a house is one of the great joys in life," says Duo Dickinson, an architect in Madison, Connecticut, and the author of "The House You Build" and other works. Because …

    "If you find the right people, building a house is one of the great joys in life," says Duo Dickinson, an architect in Madison, Connecticut, and the author of "The House You Build" and other works. Because the architect and builder are part of the same company, they have experience working together. "The thing that you …

  • 1 in 2 Employees Would Leave Their Current Job If They Got a Better Offer

    Low wages are the main reason.

  • Mylan Cuts EpiPen Prices, Blames Obamacare Rather than Greed for High Costs

    Allergy sufferers get a $300 price break.

  • Why Air Travel Is Actually Much Safer Than You Think U.S.News & World Report

    In spite of a series of high-profile incidents making headlines since 2014 -- from the AirAsia Flight 8501 tragedy to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 -- air travel safety is improving. …

    In spite of a series of high-profile incidents making headlines since 2014 -- from the AirAsia Flight 8501 tragedy to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 -- air travel safety is improving. "We see a continuing improvement in safety performance over time," says Rudy Quevedo, the director of safety for IATA. …

  • 10 of the Biggest Health Threats Facing Your Kids This School Year U.S.News & World Report

    "Children have their own cellphones earlier and earlier, and [parents] don't necessarily know where they are and they don't know who their friends are," says Theodore, president of the American Psychological …

    "Children have their own cellphones earlier and earlier, and [parents] don't necessarily know where they are and they don't know who their friends are," says Theodore, president of the American Psychological Association's Division of School Psychology. Parents may also be unaware of some of the major health risks facing …

  • 5 Part-Time Jobs That Are Perfect for Retirees U.S.News & World Report

    At age 79, Mary Hartsock was ready to try something new. "They took a chance with me, and Right at Home is an excellent place to work," Hartsock says. Hartsock was named the Right at Home National Caregiver …

    At age 79, Mary Hartsock was ready to try something new. "They took a chance with me, and Right at Home is an excellent place to work," Hartsock says. Hartsock was named the Right at Home National Caregiver of the Year for 2014.

  • How the Switch to 401(k)s Is Exacerbating the Wealth Gap Money

    The less educated save less, widening inequality as pensions fade.

    How the Switch to 401(k)s Is Exacerbating the Wealth Gap

    The less educated save less, widening inequality as pensions fade.

  • The 10 Best Small-Cap Value ETFs U.S.News & World Report

    Small-cap stocks with value built in. When you think of small-capitalization stocks, you think of growth. But the small-cap value stocks can be great, too. MarketWatch's Paul Merriman wrote last year that …

    Small-cap stocks with value built in. When you think of small-capitalization stocks, you think of growth. But the small-cap value stocks can be great, too. MarketWatch's Paul Merriman wrote last year that ...

  • What to Look For in a Financial Advisor U.S.News & World Report

    The best financial advisors make financial planning and investment management their life's work. Financial advisors can help you plan and invest to retire comfortably, to put your kids through college …

    The best financial advisors make financial planning and investment management their life's work. Financial advisors can help you plan and invest to retire comfortably, to put your kids through college and, perhaps, leave a legacy for your family. A problem, and the current challenge for the general public, is that anyone …

  • 8 Financial Steps to Take After Paying Off a Debt U.S.News & World Report

    "I like to encourage clients who pay off a debt to take what would have been the next month's payment and spend it on something to celebrate the payoff (a special meal out, a delayed purchase or even a …

    "I like to encourage clients who pay off a debt to take what would have been the next month's payment and spend it on something to celebrate the payoff (a special meal out, a delayed purchase or even a little getaway, depending on the size of that payment)," writes Charlie Bolognino, a certified financial planner and owner …

  • Joseph Stiglitz On How to Save the Eurozone U.S.News & World Report

    The European Union's single currency, the euro, was conceived in 1992 -- and began circulating in 2002 among 19 of the 28 EU members -- to deliver economic prosperity and political unity. Nobel Prize-winning …

    The European Union's single currency, the euro, was conceived in 1992 -- and began circulating in 2002 among 19 of the 28 EU members -- to deliver economic prosperity and political unity. Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz's new book, "The Euro: How a Common Currency Threatens the Future of Europe," looks at …

  • Everyone Is Trying to Be Snapchat -- Even Apple Inc., Report Says (AAPL) U.S.News & World Report

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) is home to many social networking apps on its signature devices, though a new report suggests it could be vying for a social media stake in its own right. Beyond Apple's previously announced …

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) is home to many social networking apps on its signature devices, though a new report suggests it could be vying for a social media stake in its own right. Beyond Apple's previously announced updated iMessage, the technology titan is working on its own Snapchat-like video sharing app, Bloomberg reports …

  • How to Plan the Perfect Grand Circle Tour U.S.News & World Report

    Today marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, and to celebrate the occasion -- and inspire the next generation of visitors to visit America's prized parks and historic sites -- the parks …

    Today marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, and to celebrate the occasion -- and inspire the next generation of visitors to visit America's prized parks and historic sites -- the parks will be offering free admission through Sunday. Popularized in the 1920s, when the Union Pacific Railroad created the …

  • How Will a Clinton or Trump White House Affect Renewable Energy? U.S.News & World Report

    Renewable energy has made significant inroads into the U.S. energy system and even in the era of low fossil fuel prices, costs for solar and wind installations are down dramatically. According to the …

    Renewable energy has made significant inroads into the U.S. energy system and even in the era of low fossil fuel prices, costs for solar and wind installations are down dramatically. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association, the solar industry trade group, costs to install solar panels fell by more than 70 …