Economy

Young, rich tech engineers are investing their millions differently than the rest of us
January 25, 2016 at 8:03 am

Young tech millionaires are their own special breed of investor. Even though they are flush with cash they likely made in just a few years, they have a distrust of risky investments and of opportunistic wealth managers CNN Money reports. More than anything, they want to see the data and charts for themselves. Darrell Krasnoff,…

Quicken 2016 for Mac review: A solid investment for tracking your finances
January 13, 2016 at 11:05 am

If you’ve been a Quicken user for any length time you’re well aware that the look and feel of the app has gone through some considerable changes over the last several years. Not to mention a brief name change from Quicken to Quicken Essentials and back to Quicken again. Quicken 2016 for Mac, the application…

Fitbit shares tumble below IPO price
January 11, 2016 at 12:53 pm

Shares of Fitbit dipped below $20 for the first time since the maker of fitness trackers launched its initial public offering last July. As of midday trading Monday, shares of Fitbit sunk more than 11% to $19.07. In 2016, Fitbit’s stock price has plunged 36%. The big reason for Fitbit’s New Year slump is the…

Synchrony Financial Launches New Digital Portal
August 24, 2015 at 1:02 pm

Synchrony Financial announced the launch of the Synchrony Connect digital portal which offers Synchrony business partners a range of Synchrony expertise, insights and tools in non-credit areas via webinars, one-on-one engagements, consulting projects, multi-client and cross-industry events, and the online portal.

Trouble Ahead for HTC
August 10, 2015 at 11:17 am

Smartphone maker HTC saw a plunge in the company's market price on Monday to $1.5 billion, signaling investors saw no value in the rest of the company. Thus HTC's brand, factories and buildings are all worthless to investors.

CEA: Consumer Confidence Remains High
January 27, 2015

The Consumer Electronics Association's monthly measures of consumer confidence remain high, CEA said, although the tech number dropped slightly from last month.