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5 Strategies to Help You Get the Salary You Want

5 Strategies to Help You Get the Salary You Want

Talking about money can be challenging and uncomfortable, but there are a few ways to rise above the awkwardness to help you get the salary you want. 

Give financial security with these 3 easy holiday gifts

Give financial security with these 3 easy holiday gifts

Startups and established investment companies have made it simpler to give stock, IRAs and college s…

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Small banks rally pauses but may not be over yet

The rally in regional U.S. bank stocks that followed last month's election of Donald Trump may not b…

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    6 Credit Card Perks You're Missing Out On Credit.com

    Here are six credit card perks you might be missing out on using.

    6 Credit Card Perks You're Missing Out On

    Here are six credit card perks you might be missing out on using.

  • Cramer Remix: Why young investors should invest in speculative stocks
    Cramer Remix: Why young investors should invest in speculative stocks CNBC

    Jim Cramer offered up his best advice for investing at a young age.

    Cramer Remix: Why young investors should invest in speculative stocks

    Jim Cramer offered up his best advice for investing at a young age.

  • Cramer breaks down your bond exposure by age — how to protect yourself from market volatility
    Cramer breaks down your bond exposure by age — how to protect yourself from market volatility CNBC

    Jim Cramer addressed the lingering question of how much is the right amount of bond exposure.

    Cramer breaks down your bond exposure by age — how to protect yourself from market volatility

    Jim Cramer addressed the lingering question of how much is the right amount of bond exposure.

  • U.S. regulator clears way for online lenders to have national charter Reuters

    Online credit companies and paperless lenders would be able to get federal charters to do business nationwide under a plan outlined on Friday by a U.S. banking regulator. The Office of the Comptroller …

    U.S. Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry answers a question during the Reuters Financial Regulation Summit in Washington

    Online credit companies and paperless lenders would be able to get federal charters to do business nationwide under a plan outlined on Friday by a U.S. banking regulator. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the main regulator for federal banks, said it hoped offering a charter for "fintech" companies would …

  • Giving Tuesday saw Canadians donate $1.7M to charity Yahoo Finance Canada

    This year’s Giving Tuesday, which took place on the day after Cyber Monday, saw Canadians donate $1,707,416, representatives for charitable fundraising platform CanadaHelps told Yahoo Finance Canada in …

    Giving Tuesday saw Canadians donate $1.7M to charity

    This year’s Giving Tuesday, which took place on the day after Cyber Monday, saw Canadians donate $1,707,416, representatives for charitable fundraising platform CanadaHelps told Yahoo Finance Canada in an email Friday. “We are yet again thrilled with the results of Giving Tuesday this year,” Marina Glogovac, president …

  • Bank Stock Roundup: Rate Hike Expectations Instill Optimism, Wells Fargo in Focus Zacks

    Major banking stocks continued their rally over the last five trading days. After Donald Trump's victory, nomination of Steve Mnuchin as Treasury secretary seems to be a driving factor for banking stocks, …

    Bank Stock Roundup: Rate Hike Expectations Instill Optimism, Wells Fargo in Focus

    Major banking stocks continued their rally over the last five trading days. After Donald Trump's victory, nomination of Steve Mnuchin as Treasury secretary seems to be a driving factor for banking stocks, as he recommended turning over certain Dodd-Frank financial rules.

  • Retire with Money: The Ages When Most People Retire (Hint: Probably Too Young) Money

    Our weekly roundup of retirement news and advice from around the web, by MONEY editor at large Penny Wang.

    Retire with Money: The Ages When Most People Retire (Hint: Probably Too Young)

    Our weekly roundup of retirement news and advice from around the web, by MONEY editor at large Penny Wang.

  • Jay Sidhu, Chairman and CEO of Customers Bank and BankMobile, Recognized as One of the 2016 Most Admired CEOs by Philadelphia Business Journal Marketwired

    BankMobile, a division of Customers Bank, and America's fastest growing mobile-first bank, today announced that Jay Sidhu, Chairman and CEO of both banks, has been recognized as one of the 2016 Most Admired …

    Jay Sidhu, Chairman and CEO of Customers Bank and BankMobile, Recognized as One of the 2016 Most Admired CEOs by Philadelphia Business Journal

    BankMobile, a division of Customers Bank, and America's fastest growing mobile-first bank, today announced that Jay Sidhu, Chairman and CEO of both banks, has been recognized as one of the 2016 Most Admired ...

  • Wells Fargo Names John Ritacco as Middle Market Banking Advisor to Build Commercial Relationships in New York Business Wire

    Wells Fargo announced today that it has tapped John Ritacco as an executive advisor for Middle Market Banking in greater New York.

    Wells Fargo Names John Ritacco as Middle Market Banking Advisor to Build Commercial Relationships in New York

    Wells Fargo announced today that it has tapped John Ritacco as an executive advisor for Middle Market Banking in greater New York.

  • Five Apps That Will Help You Save Money During the Holidays The Active Times

    Ann Neal We all know how to work towards financial freedom and a happy retired life – save judiciously, track your spending, reduce debts and invest wisely. But more often than …

    Five Apps That Will Help You Save Money During the Holidays

    Ann Neal We all know how to work towards financial freedom and a happy retired life – save judiciously, track your spending, reduce debts and invest wisely. But more often than not, this is easier said than done. Unreasonable lifestyle choices, poor financial decisions and the …

  • Obama's biggest parting gift to Trump may be the economy CNBC

    CNBC took a look at the economic records of the presidents since Jimmy Carter to assess President Obama's performance.

    Obama's biggest parting gift to Trump may be the economy

    CNBC took a look at the economic records of the presidents since Jimmy Carter to assess President Obama's performance.

  • Hot trend to watch in 2017: Rise of Islamic banks on Main St. USA CNBC

    A financial network based on Shariah, the legal code of Islam, is growing in the U.S. Experts are now looking at opportunities and risks.

    Hot trend to watch in 2017: Rise of Islamic banks on Main St. USA

    A financial network based on Shariah, the legal code of Islam, is growing in the U.S. Experts are now looking at opportunities and risks.

  • Gift cards may not be personal, but they sure are practical CNBC

    Last year, consumers returned only 4 percent of their gifts, on average, thanks to the increasing popularity of gift cards.

    Gift cards may not be personal, but they sure are practical

    Last year, consumers returned only 4 percent of their gifts, on average, thanks to the increasing popularity of gift cards.

  • Virtual gifts that can save the world Yahoo Finance Canada

    Giving Tuesday may have passed but there are dozens of ways to donate to worthwhile charities across Canada – here are some to get you started. Wishing Well Sanctuary in Bradford, Ontario is an oasis …

    Virtual gifts that can save the world

    Giving Tuesday may have passed but there are dozens of ways to donate to worthwhile charities across Canada – here are some to get you started. Wishing Well Sanctuary in Bradford, Ontario is an oasis for animals.

  • Here's what you need to know if you're a seasonal employee Yahoo Finance Canada

    It looks like Fashion Santa didn’t get the call back. The Internet blew up last week after it was revealed that Yorkdale would be replacing Paul Mason, the model formerly known by mall-goers as Fashion …

    Here's what you need to know if you're a seasonal employee

    It looks like Fashion Santa didn’t get the call back. The Internet blew up last week after it was revealed that Yorkdale would be replacing Paul Mason, the model formerly known by mall-goers as Fashion Santa. “We reached out several times over the summer and we did not receive a response,” Yorkdale marketing director …

  • Discover Just Made it Easier for Secured Credit Cardholders to Upgrade Credit.com

    Per an announcement Thursday, Discover just made it easier for their secured credit cardholders to upgrade to a traditional credit card. 

    Discover Just Made it Easier for Secured Credit Cardholders to Upgrade

    Per an announcement Thursday, Discover just made it easier for their secured credit cardholders to upgrade to a traditional credit card. 

  • Your Black Friday Shopping Game Plan: What You Should and Shouldn’t Buy Now Rachael Ray

    Easy now, step away from the credit card!

    Your Black Friday Shopping Game Plan: What You Should and Shouldn’t Buy Now

    Easy now, step away from the credit card!

  • Shhhh! The Credit Card Secret That Could Boost Your Credit Credit.com

    Even if you have a good credit score, you may still want to find a way to boost your credit, especially if you want to take out a loan soon. 

    Shhhh! The Credit Card Secret That Could Boost Your Credit

    Even if you have a good credit score, you may still want to find a way to boost your credit, especially if you want to take out a loan soon. 

  • 10 Money Moves to Make Before the End of 2016 The Fiscal Times

    If you have the extra cash, put in the maximum contribution amounts into your 401(k) or 403(b) retirement plans, says Chris Chen, a certified financial planner in Waltham, Massachusetts. “It yields a …

    10 Money Moves to Make Before the End of 2016

    If you have the extra cash, put in the maximum contribution amounts into your 401(k) or 403(b) retirement plans, says Chris Chen, a certified financial planner in Waltham, Massachusetts. “It yields a tax benefit immediately, and improves retirement prospects,” says Chen. Look over your credit card spending and make sure …

  • The hottest housing markets for 2017 from Realtor.com CNBC

    Realtor.com offers up the hottest housing markets for 2017 and other predictions for the new year.

    The hottest housing markets for 2017 from Realtor.com

    Realtor.com offers up the hottest housing markets for 2017 and other predictions for the new year.