How to avoid losing unused cash in flexible spending accounts

So you put off dental work or other medical care due to the spread of COVID-19? Maybe you didn't go out and get a pair of new glasses in December? And you never spent all...

Meet the Bitcoin investors who got insanely rich off crypto

It’s the revenge of the tech nerds. “I got my first bitcoin in December 2012, as a gift,” said John Ratcliff, a video game developer who lives near Pikes Peak in Colorado. Back then, the novel...

Political instability is another strike against the dollar

There are plenty of reasons to bet against the US dollar right now. Add the riots at the Capitol last week to the list. What's happening: Political instability often weighs on currencies around the world, and...

The war within the GOP

Senate Republicans are in open war against each other as Donald Trump’s presidency comes to a close, with his baseless claims of widespread election fraud animating what will be the defining schism of the Trump...

Romney: GOP ‘has strayed’ from what he once knew

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) said he was not considering switching parties. | AP Photo/Andrew Harnik The Republican Party has strayed from the principles that Sen. Mitt Romney once knew it for, he lamented on Sunday. Appearing on...

AMC warns it may run out of cash in January 2021

There’s no doubt that AMC movie theaters are in trouble due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but it’s now clear the chain is on the brink. Varietyreports AMC has submitted an SEC filing warning that its...

The market has rarely been this expensive — and nobody cares

Stocks are near record highs, with the market trading at levels last reached during the 1999-2000 tech bubble and just before the historic 1929 crash. And yet investors seem unconcerned. The market has rarely been this...

Biden’s economic picks show that we are in good hands

Mark Zandi is chief economist of Moody's Analytics. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. You are in good hands. No, this isn't an insurance commercial. It is a full-throated endorsement of President-elect Biden's economic...

2021 could be a tougher year for stocks

If you had said at the start of 2020 that the economy would shut down, the unemployment rate would skyrocket and earnings would plunge due to a highly contagious and lethal virus and we'd still...

Markets expect a perfect 2021. Will they get it?

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. US stocks reached record highs on Friday as Wall Street's outlook becomes crystal...

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