Where Americans are putting their money right now

Stocks have long been a favorite investment for Americans, but according to a new survey, they are putting their money elsewhere. Despite stocks’ great long-term returns averaging about 10 percent annually for decades, Americans are turning to real estate. Years after a housing crash that left the economy hurting, many Americans still see real estate […]

New tools can help turn your retirement savings into a steady paycheck

When it comes to preparing for retirement, there’s one key message: save, save, save. But once you finally do stop working, the last thing you want to do is spend, spend, spend. Withdrawal strategies, such as the 4% rule, which give an idea of how much you should take out per year, are a guide […]

Three steps to achieving financial independence

Regardless of where you are in life, you may be struggling to get a handle on your finances Opens a New Window. . “The younger you are and the earlier you begin saving, the easier it is long-term and the less you need to save overall,” said Leslie Thompson, founding principal at Spectrum Management Group. […]

Don’t expect Apple to switch to USB-C for the iPhone 11

A new Taptic Engine and wide-angle camera are said to be on the way though. September is only a few short weeks away, which means we’re fast approaching the likely date for Apple’s fall event and, barring a major surprise, the reveal of this year’s iPhone lineup. The latest rumors suggest Apple will have again […]

AfterShokz Aeropex open-ear headphones prove less can be more

These sport a refined, yet beefed up output in the company’s lightest form factor yet. I’ve been using AfterShokz bone conduction headphones ever since I reviewed them in 2015 and they’ve become an inseparable part of my bike rides. The open-ear design allows me to pump up my soundtrack, while still being able to hear […]

Pizza Hut tests Amazon Locker-style ‘cubbies’ for carryout orders

No more waiting to grab your pizza on the way home. It’s not always as quick as you might like to pick up a pizza on the way home, but Pizza Hut might have a solution: borrow a page from the online shopping world. Its Hollywood restaurant (6660 Sunset Boulevard) has started testing Amazon Locker-like […]

LG’s 2019 TVs are ready to work with Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit

An update is rolling out that finally plugs iOS directly into new TVs. This year started with a slew of TV manufacturers showing off hardware ready to work with Apple’s AirPlay 2 and HomeKit protocols, and now LG says its 2019 TVs are ready to support both features. That makes it, by its claim, the […]

Stocks to Watch: Aileron Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ALRN) Shares Down 5.6%

Aileron Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALRN)’s stock price traded down 5.6% on Monday . The stock traded as low as $0.45 and last traded at $0.51, 603,139 shares traded hands during trading. An increase of 130% from the average session volume of 262,171 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.54. Several equities analysts have weighed in […]

Stocks to Watch: ConforMIS (NASDAQ:CFMS) Shares Down 10.4%

Shares of ConforMIS Inc (NASDAQ:CFMS) dropped 10.4% on Monday after an insider sold shares in the company. The stock traded as low as $2.64 and last traded at $2.76, approximately 2,486,466 shares changed hands during trading. An increase of 79% from the average daily volume of 1,386,594 shares. The stock had previously closed at $3.08. […]