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7 ways the Fed can affect your pocketbook

When the Federal Reserve raises interest rates -- which it did most recently in June, with one final rate hike predicted before the end of 2017  -- it's palpable in how it influences everyday life.

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Hurricane season could help bolster these sector ETFs

A natural disaster is not someone would immediately consider a benefit, but some sector and related exchange traded funds can still capitalize on the economic activity following a disastrous hurricane season which is what the world is seeing with ...

How the Equifax data beach could change arbitration laws

The massive Equifax data breach that resulted in at the stolen information of more than 143 million people has ignited national conversations on the importance of cybersecurity -- but it's also raised vital questions about the legality of Equifax's decision to not immediately publicly disclose the hack.

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