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Amazon Raises Monthly Prime Fee — Is it Worth it?

The price of two-day shipping, video streaming, and more just went up for some. On the heels of revealing the top 20 finalists for their much-hyped second headquarters location, today Amazon announced that it was raising the price of its Prime subscription, but only for monthly users. As Yahoo Finance reports, the...

What's Next for Kodak? Cryptocurrencies

Once upon a time, Eastman Kodak was riding high, becoming nearly synonymous with both film and photography. Unfortunately the new millennium has not been kind to the company, leading Kodak to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2012. However, as displayed at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the...

New Study Ranks the Best States to Retire In

One of the biggest decisions workers will make in their lifetime is when to retire. However determining where to retire can be equally as important. While lifestyle, weather, and amenities can often lead this conversation, financial factors such as cost of living and overall tax burden should also be considered. To help guide...

Money at 30: Turn Your Finances Around With These Free Tools

It’s probably safe to say that a majority of adults have experienced what it’s like to be short on cash at some point in their lifetime. While unfortunate circumstances can certainly be the main cause in many cases, other financial hardships are more self-inflicted and can blossom from bad habits....

Dow Reaches 26K, Sets Record with Speedy Rise

Investors got some good news today as the Dow Jones Industrial Average reached another record high, hitting 26,000. While the question of whether these bullish gains will last or whether you may be headed for a major pullback are open for debate, the current rally has been an impressive one.

Chase Joins AutoFi for FinTech Auto Financing

Last week JPMorgan Chase continued to grow their FinTech partnership roster, becoming the first national bank to offer auto financing on the AutoFi platform. AutoFi aims to make the car-buying process simpler, allowing users to select a vehicle and apply for financing on various deal websites.

How Your Business Can Help Overcome Facebook's News Feed Changes

There's no doubt that Zuckerberg's announcement regarding the Facebook news feed updates should worry small business owners, bloggers, and brands. Nonetheless there are a few different tactics you can try to retain your place in followers' news feeds (or update them in other ways).

Overcoming Common Business Mistakes

Maintaining your business is hard work. It may be easy to make one of these mistakes, but noticing the mistake, being aware of it, and overcoming it will lead you back on track — slimming your chances for the worst outcome for your small business.