Who Owns Your Banking Data?

New technology is changing the banking world one transaction at a time. Fintech or financial technology is giving more opportunities to change the way consumers interact with their money. The new landscape has created a movement called open banking, which is fighting for banks and fintech companies to be a bit more transparent with their […]

Where to invest in 2019? | The Economist

2018 was a pretty rotten year for stock market investors. It’s been a fairly long bull market in America, really, since March 2009. What I mean by bull market is share prices have risen pretty steadily without a very big setback, so share prices in America have raced away from pretty much everywhere else. From […]

Why Google Struggles With Hardware

Our mission is to bring a more helpful Google for you. Google’s hardware business is really confusing. It means creating products like these. They’re like history, so confusing. You can almost like put funny music to it. It considers companies like Samsung, both a partner with services like Android and a competitor with hardware like […]

The Rise Of Open-Source Software

Much of the software that powers the world’s largest companies, protects our personal data, or encrypts national security information is open to the public. Anyone can download the source code behind Facebook’s user interface, Google’s Android operating system or even Goldman Sachs’ data modeling program, and use it as a building block for a totally […]

How The U.S. Avoided A Recession For A Decade

For the first time ever, or at least since official tallying began, the U.S. economy has started and ended an entire decade without entering a recession. That means this economic expansion is now older than the i-Pad Instagram and the Tesla Model S From the end of 2009 to the end of 2019, the U.S. […]

New Fed findings reveal troubling shortcomings at US’s big banks

Your tax refund is not a bonus check: Financial expert

Sunday Business Report: Understanding tax refunds

DEBORAH: WELCOME BACK. TIME NOW IS 9:18. HE’S SUSPENDING THE PROCESSING OF ELECTRONIC AND PAPER TAX RETURNS FROM 22 MORE PRIVATE TAX PREPARERS. THIS IS IN ADDITION TO THE 37 OTHER TAX PREPARERS HE’S ALREADY SUSPENDE HE SAID THE DECISION IS BASED ON THE LARGE VOLUME OF QUESTIONABLE RETURNS. RED FLAGS INCLUDE A BUSINESS INCOME […]

Tax Withholding Could Hurt Your Refund

Tax withholding. What is it? And why does it matter? Basically if you’re an employee of a company that gets paid through a payroll service, your employer likely withhold some of your income every paycheck and sends that money to the government for you. The reason? Well, it’s twofold. On one hand, you don’t end […]