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Why stock investors shouldn't count on a "Santa Claus" rally this year

Why stock investors shouldn’t count on a “Santa Claus” rally this year

Investors, like children on Christmas Eve, expect Santa Claus to come down the chimney, walk to Wall Street and deliver the rewarding gift of a stock market rally. This year, however, investors might be better off betting on a lump of coal, rather than waiting for tangible stock market gains to emerge this holiday season, …

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$3,000 gold and more outrageous market predictions investors shouldn't discount.

$3,000 gold and more outrageous market predictions investors shouldn’t discount.

Monday served as yet another blow to investors betting on a Goldilocks economy and a less aggressive Fed. Some are now not ruling out a Grinch-like turn from the central bank – a 0.75% rise next week instead of the 0.50% the markets had pinned their hopes on – following strong data on services, employment …

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You can get early access to your tax refund now, but you probably shouldn't

You can get early access to your tax refund now, but you probably shouldn’t

There’s nothing like the feeling of getting a big tax refund; but that doesn’t mean you have to take out a loan to get your money sooner. Filing your taxes as soon as possible is good practice — the IRS will start accepting returns on January 24, 2023 — but asking for an advance on …

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You can now use Venmo to pay on Amazon - but if you value credit card rewards, you probably shouldn't

You can now use Venmo to pay on Amazon – but if you value credit card rewards, you probably shouldn’t

Insider experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. New payment methods are never a bad thing, but some are worse …

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The only reason you shouldn’t buy electronics on Black Friday

Image source: Getty Images You might find yourself deeply disappointed if you do. Key points It’s common to see discounted electronics on Black Friday. The items you see for sale may not be the items you think they are. You may be getting a lower-quality model of that TV or other electronic device, made for …

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