10 states give you biggest bang for your real estate investing buck

10 states give you biggest bang for your real estate investing buck

Investing in real estate isn’t as simple as investing in equities. But some wealthy investors like real estate because of the potential for great returns. There are several ways to invest in property. You can become a landlord or buy a property to rehab and flip. Or you can put money into a real estate investment trust or real estate investment groups: two other ways to invest without the hassle of dealing with a tenant…

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The biggest blind spots about retirement plans, according to A.I.

The biggest blind spots about retirement plans, according to A.I.

“You have to figure out which makes the most sense for you, and each plan is different and might not have the same options,” said Grant Easterbrook, co-founder at Dream Forward. Other topics that serve as the biggest pain points for retirement plan investors include tax-related questions and challenges with understanding investing concepts, terms of a company match and profit-sharing programs, and rollovers. More from Personal Finance:Take this key step to protect your heirs and…

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These 20 stocks are the biggest winners from the  China trade truce

These 20 stocks are the biggest winners from the  China trade truce

The three-month ceasefire in the trade war should offer a reprieve for United States companies which produce and sell in China. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping struck an agreement on Saturday to pause the trade war for the next 90 days as tariff negotiations continue. Here are the top 20 U.S. companies with the highest revenue exposure to China, according to Goldman Sachs, which used data from 2017. Goldman’s list is filled…

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OnePlus Says Plans to Make Its Hyderabad R&D Centre Its Biggest Globally

OnePlus Says Plans to Make Its Hyderabad R&D Centre Its Biggest Globally

Betting big on the cut-throat Indian smartphone market, Chinese handset maker OnePlus on Monday announced it has was working to grow its recently-opened Hyderabad facility into its biggest R&D centre globally in three years. The facility will not only play a critical role in development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) in OnePlus products but will also drive innovations that are centric and relevant to the company’s Indian community, the company said in…

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Volkswagen and Tesco to build UK’s biggest free car-charging network

Volkswagen and Tesco to build UK’s biggest free car-charging network

German auto firm Volkswagen and U.K. grocer Tesco have teamed up to build the largest free electric car charging network in Britain. The two firms announced Friday that over the next three years they will install nearly 2,500 charging points in the parking lots of 627 Tesco stores across the United Kingdom. Volkswagen U.K. board member Mike Orford told CNBC by phone that his company wants to encourage people towards electric vehicle ownership by removing…

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Non-bank lending is ‘the biggest risk to the system’ right now

Non-bank lending is ‘the biggest risk to the system’ right now

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell may have “blinked” in his Wednesday speech, saying that the Fed had “no preset policy path” for interest rates, but his work is far from over, CNBC’s Jim Cramer warned as stocks popped on Powell’s speech. “What’s the biggest risk to the system right now? After listening to Fed Chief Jay Powell, who made a lot of sense today, I’d say it’s non-bank lending,” Cramer said Wednesday on “Mad Money.”…

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The Biggest Creed Questions The Director Would Love To Explore In Creed III

The Biggest Creed Questions The Director Would Love To Explore In Creed III

Warning: SPOILERS for Creed II are in play. If you haven’t seen the film yet, please bookmark this story and come back once you’re current. As we’ve covered Creed II, the thought of a Creed III and what form it would take to become a reality has been pretty pervasive. With the franchise looking to strike another powerful box office blow, the film’s final act makes it a bit harder to see what comes next….

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Henry Cavill Reveals The Biggest Change Made To His Mission: Impossible Character During Filming

Henry Cavill Reveals The Biggest Change Made To His Mission: Impossible Character During Filming

For Mission: Impossible – Fallout, his sixth cinematic adventure, the biggest challenge that stood in Ethan Hunt’s way was August Walker, played by Henry Cavill. While August will arguably be best remembered for his movie-sabotaging mustache, he did prove himself to be a dangerous adversary for Tom Cruise‘s character, but that element of his character was established by director and writer Christopher McQuarrie in the middle of principal photography. As Cavill recently told CinemaBlend: Having…

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Check Out All The Biggest Pokemon Appearances In The Detective Pikachu Trailer

Check Out All The Biggest Pokemon Appearances In The Detective Pikachu Trailer

After decades of gathering fans through video games, trading cards, animation and merchandise, Pokemon is finally making their live action debut next year. Only instead of adapting the anime adventures of Ash Ketchum as he gathers gym badges and tries to catch ’em all, the first live action Pokemon movie is taking its cue from the Great Detective Pikachu video game. For months, fans have been curious about what’s in store for Detective Pikachu, and…

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Cyber-attacks and weak government among biggest risks to firms: WEF

Cyber-attacks and weak government among biggest risks to firms: WEF

Cyber security, energy price shocks and failure of national governance are among the biggest threats to business in 2018, according to research published Monday. The World Economic Forum (WEF) spoke to more than 12,000 executives around the world about what they considered to be the biggest risks to doing businesses, ranging across political, societal and technological concerns. Researchers found there were significant variations in risk perceptions between world regions. For example, cyber-attacks were considered the…

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IBM to Buy Red Hat for $34 Billion, Its Biggest Acquisition to Date

IBM to Buy Red Hat for $34 Billion, Its Biggest Acquisition to Date

IBM Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire US software company Red Hat for $34 billion (roughly Rs. 2.5 lakh crores), including debt, as it seeks to diversify its technology hardware and consulting business into higher-margin products and services. The transaction is by far IBM’s biggest acquisition. It underscores IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty’s efforts to expand the company’s subscription-based software offerings, as it faces slowing software sales and waning demand for mainframe servers. IBM,…

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These careers have the biggest gender pay gaps, and here’s what you can do about it

These careers have the biggest gender pay gaps, and here’s what you can do about it

The median income for male financial managers is $100,575, while female financial managers make $65,237, meaning women bring home 65 percent of what their male counterparts in this role do — and lose out on roughly $19.6 billion a year. Physicians and surgeons have the second-largest wage discrepancy. Altogether, the gender pay gap results in a loss of $500 billion a year for working women, the AAUW found, based on 2017 Census data. The shift…

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