Strong earnings, online ad play by Walmart have us wondering about Costco

Every weekday, the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer releases the Homestretch — an actionable afternoon update, just in time for the last hour of trading on Wall Street. We’re no longer recording the audio, so we can get this new written feature to members as quickly as possible. Here is Monday’s edition. Sectors leading: … Read more

Question of the Day: What percent of consumers read online reviews before buying a product?

How many people do you think rely on the experience of others before making a purchase online? Answer: 98% Questions: Why do you think that so many people want to look at reviews before making a purchase?  Do you check online reviews prior to purchasing products? How do you know if reviews are credible?  Do … Read more

How to Sell Used Books Online and in Person for the Most Money / There’s something about a full bookshelf that screams, “I’m educated, and I’m not afraid to show it!” But let’s face it — a lot of your books are just collecting dust. But did you know you can sell used books online and in person? Whether you’ve got a pile of novels you … Read more

Question: What percentage of Gen Zers shop online on a daily or weekly basis?

Digital window shopping or in-store strolls? It is a close race between screens and aisles for Gen Z’s shopping habits.   Answer: 37% Questions: Do you prefer in-store or online shopping? Why? How does Gen Z compare to other generations’ shopping habits? Why do you think there are differences among generations? How can shopping online … Read more

Best Online Stock Brokers And Trading Platforms In 2024

The investing landscape has changed dramatically over the last few years. We’ve seen new technology drop commissions and expenses substantially (to $0 for most), new tools helping investors, and a whole lot of competition to stay at the top of the pack. So, with all these changes, who do you (the readers) think is the … Read more

Winter 2024 Journal of Economic Perspectives Free Online

I have been the Managing Editor of the Journal of Economic Perspectives since the first issue in Summer 1987. The JEP is published by the American Economic Association, which decided more than a decade ago–to my delight–that the journal would be freely available online, from the current issue all the way back to the first issue. You can … Read more

Top 10 Online Brokers for Dividend Investing

When it comes to investing, dividend stocks have long been a popular choice for investors looking for steady income. These stocks pay out a portion of the company’s profits to shareholders, making them a reliable source of passive income. However, choosing the right brokerage for dividend investing can be a daunting task, with so many … Read more

The Alloy Market Review 2023: Sell Gold Jewelry Online

Selling gold online can be scary because you never know who is legit and who isn’t. I’ve researched and reviewed many companies to help you determine where it’s safe to sell your gold jewelry online. In this Alloy Market review, you’ll learn all about the company to determine if it’s right for you. In This … Read more