With various tax breaks scheduled to expire at year-end, would-be donors are scrambling to transfer assets to family and charity.
Stocks are higher amid optimism that budget negotiations between the White House and Republicans have progressed behind closed doors.
Goldman initiates retailers, including Michael Kors with a 'conviction buy' and Coach with a 'sell.'
Italy's Monti is out and the scandal riddled Berlusconi is jockeying for power once again. Why should we care?
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If your holiday budget includes only the money you're spending on gifts, you're overlooking a lot of your costs.
Stocks are higher as encouraging data from China offsets increased worries about Europe, fueled by the surprise resignation of Italy's prime minister.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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