So how does a group of billionaire businessmen and corporations get a bunch of...– (Matt Taibbi via kateoplis)
14 Years of Pearl Jam
Today is the 14th anniversary of the first time I saw my favorite band, Pearl Jam. September 29th, 1996. I’m 28 years old now and have been an active fan for more than half of my life. I loved them for a while before I finally got to see them live due to conflicts with IAC/Ticketmaster that prevented them from touring. As the NYTimes put it 14 years ago tomorrow, “while Pearl Jam...
Closed End Funds
Come learn about Closed Ends Funds in the first installment of Covestor’s webinar series: Secrets of a Top Performer. Dan Plettner will discuss Closed End Funds, a special type of investment vehicle he features in his models. Today, 1:00 - 1:30PM EST, register here
The GOP is right... we should repeal Health Care...
(via bundle.com) Major health care changes take effect today. Here’s a rundown: 1. Insurance companies can no longer deny coverage to children due to pre-existing health conditions. 2. Sick and “expensive” patients can not be dropped due to technical mistakes on their applications. 3. Young adults under 26 can be covered on their parents’ policies. 4. Preventative...
Do We Need a 37-Cent Coin? →
(via NYTimes Freakonomics Blog)
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100 Ways To Invest
Today we launched 5 new Covestor Models, bringing our total to 100. A Covestor Model is a stock portfolio managed by a real person with their own money. Through our service, you can put money into a brokerage account and have one or more of these models replicated in your account in real time. Learn More
The Clash - London Calling Across the pond this...
Pearl Jam - Fatal
To all my Jews (and those that follow the Jewish Lunar calendar), I wish you a shana tova u’metukah, a good and sweet year. See you in 5771!