The simple rule at the heart of finance is being broken – Quartz

The simple rule at the heart of finance is being broken – Quartz

If you lend somebody money, they have to pay you back with interest. This is the basic premise of all finance, from street corner loan sharks to Wall Street loan sharks. Bonds are sort of like loans—except you can trade them. Normally, if you buy a bond, the issuing government or corporation agrees to pay […]

Stocks on edge as traders eye Yellen comments – Yahoo Finance

It was all eyes on Janet Yellen today as she spoke for the first time following December’s rate hike. Did the market buy what the Fed chief was selling? The Final Round begins at 4 p.m. ET, and Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer breaks down all the market action. Twitter, Cisco after hours Big reports […]

Captivating Finance – Motley Fool

If you’ve ever bought a car, especially a new one, you’re familiar with captive finance — financing available from the company you’re buying from. On this week’s Industry Focus: Financials, Gaby Lapera and special guest Tyler Crowe lay down the basics of how and why companies have captive finance. Also, what a SIFI designation means […]

Captain America Deemed Offensive? : snopes.com – snopes.com

Captain America Deemed Offensive? : snopes.com – snopes.com

Claim: A high student was forced to leave school because an assistant principal found his Captain America costume to be “offensive.” Mostly False WHAT’S TRUE: Rondout Valley High School student Steven Snyder’s Captain America costume caught the eye of school administrators due to its inclusion of a prohibited ammunition belt. WHAT’S FALSE: The school deemed […]

Destination America Greenlights Comedic Paranormal Investigation Series ‘Ghost Brothers’ (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety

Destination America has greenlit “Ghost Brothers,” Variety has learned exclusively. A comedic take on ghost hunting, the unscripted six-part series showcases the first African-American paranormal investigation team on television. “Ghost Brothers” is set to debut April 15 at 10 p.m. The series follows best friends Dalen Spratt, Juwan Mass and Marcus Harvey on a mission to uncover whether some […]

Teach for America: Lies, Damned Lies, and Special Contracts – Huffington Post

Teach for America: Lies, Damned Lies, and Special Contracts – Huffington Post

Co-authored by Beth Sondel Celebrating its 25th anniversary this past weekend, Teach For America (TFA) marked a milestone. Over the past 25 years, the organization has not only expanded, but also shifted their mission and approach. With seemingly good, albeit naive and arrogant, intentions, TFA originated as a solution to the national teacher shortage by […]

SunEdison Sued by Spurned Latin America Power Shareholders – Bloomberg

SunEdison Sued by Spurned Latin America Power Shareholders – Bloomberg

Latin America Power BV shareholders sued SunEdison Inc., claiming the world’s biggest clean-energy developer is on the brink of bankruptcy and trying to hide assets. The shareholders say they need a court order to protect SunEdison assets while they pursue a claim in arbitration for $150 million, which they say they’re entitled to after the […]

Mad Catz Is In A World Of Sh!t

Mad Catz Is In A World Of Sh!t

Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/THEREALRTU Become a fan on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ReviewTechUSA Music provided by: http://incompetech.com Articles cited in this video: http://www.destructoid.com/three-mad-catz-executives-resign-prior-to-tomorrow-s-earnings-report-340015.phtml http://www.polygon.com/2016/2/8/10939752/mad-catz-executive-board-changes-rock-band-4-earnings http://www.vgchartz.com/gamedb/?name=rock+band+4 Taking a look at a new World War 2 FPS that has just been announced called Battalion 1944. Looks very promising on initial Impressions! Kickstarter – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bulkheadinteractive/battalion-1944-pc-xb1-ps4 CHEAP GAMES: http://www.g2a.com/r/jackfrags Use code […]

WORLD’S BEST MINECRAFT CAVE ADVENTURE! (Minecraft #2)

WORLD’S BEST MINECRAFT CAVE ADVENTURE! (Minecraft #2)

WORLD’S BEST MINECRAFT CAVE ADVENTURE! Today we are back with Minecraft! Want to see episode 3? Drop a like! Let’s go for 25000 likes! Episode 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EoqE-tCH30 My friends: • Jelly: https://goo.gl/wBs4U9 • Slogoman: https://goo.gl/zrXwB4 • Twitter: http://goo.gl/ISrwXq • Instagram: http://goo.gl/PqpyzL • Facebook: http://goo.gl/iiLIVA • Merchandise Shop: http://goo.gl/7F4VVd If you want to become a KOP […]