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Dear Quentin, Four years ago, I was downsizing and building a home while I still had…

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A standout quarter for Apple Inc. has analysts wondering whether we’ve seen peak Apple—or whether the…

: Are teachers next in line for vaccine mandates? ‘It’s going be a very difficult school year’

Some U.S. hospitals are already requiring workers get the COVID-19, as are some universities and some…

: You can beat stock market indexes — this fund manager has, and this is how she and her team did it

Investing is a tough game. That’s why so many mutual funds lag behind their indices. So…

: COVID-19 vaccine mandates gain momentum — here’s how many Americans support them

An increasing number of U.S. employers and businesses are weighing COVID-19 vaccine mandates amid flagging immunization…

: The hidden cost of our mental-health crisis: $1 trillion in lost productivity

Gymnast Simone Biles’s decision not to compete in key Olympics events may be reflective of the…

Capitol Report: Can Democrats raise the debt ceiling alone and avert a market meltdown?

Let the debt ceiling games begin! On Sunday, the Treasury Department will once again be limited…

NewsWatch: Nasdaq 15,000 is near. Do I hear 30,000?

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Retirement Weekly: Why is it so hard to save for retirement? Is evolution to blame?

The state of Americans’ retirement savings is dire — one in four Americans have no retirement…