Category: MONEY

Stocks waver, dollar slips as traders shrug off trade talk

U.S. stocks are little changed Friday as traders shrug off the latest trade threats from President Donald Trump and focus on company earnings reports, which contained some better-than-expected results from big names including Microsoft....

Trump ready to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs

President Donald Trump has indicated that he’s willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell Friday. In a taped interview with the business channel...

U.S. equity ETFs break six-week streak of outflows: Lipper

(Reuters) – Fund investors piled into U.S.-based equity exchange-traded funds in the week ended Wednesday, following six straight weeks of withdrawals, Lipper data showed on Thursday, as investors geared up for strong quarterly earnings....

Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

President Donald Trump on Thursday cast aside concerns about the Federal Reserve’s independence, saying he was “not happy” with the Fed’s recent interest rate increases. Trump told CNBC in an interview: “I don’t like...

The cashless society is a con – and big finance is behind it | Brett Scott | Opinion

The cashless society is a con – and big finance is behind it | Brett Scott | Opinion

All over the western world banks are shutting down cash machines and branches. They are trying to push you into using their digital payments and digital banking infrastructure. Just like Google wants everyone to...

Immigration nonprofit rejects Salesforce money over ethics backlash

Immigration nonprofit rejects Salesforce money over ethics backlash

Elizabeth Weise USA TODAY Published 9:00 p.m. UTC Jul 19, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO – A Texas nonprofit that helps immigrants has rejected a $250,000 donation from Salesforce, saying it won’t be part of what it...