What’s a wimpy investor to do?

I’m a scaredy-cat investor, and I’m not afraid to say so.
There a lot of us money-wimps out there — folks in or near retirement, or […]

fast cash loan is fast becoming a viable financial option for consumers who need a few extra dollars.

Netflix stock jumps on solid subscriber growth

Netflix signed up more than 2 million new U.S. streaming subscribers in the first quarter, which was at the top end of the company’s […]

Mayor Rob Ford makes vomiting sound in reaction to Metrolinx revenue proposals

Mayor Rob Ford made a vomiting sound Tuesday as a reporter listed the provincial Metrolinx agency’s new shortlist of possible ways to pay for a […]

U.S. State Economies Shows Most Gains Since Before Recession - Bloomberg

The economic health of 44 U.S. states improved in the fourth quarter, the most in any period since 2006, as almost all benefited from growing […]

Flaherty Said to Get Carney Replacement List Next Week - Bloomberg

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty should receive a short list of candidates to replace Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney after a meeting of the central […]

U.K.

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne criticized euro-area countries over their handling of Cyprus

Europe warns Microsoft on antitrust

European antitrust authorities moved a step closer Wednesday to issuing a hefty fine against Microsoft for failing to offer Windows users a choice of […]

SEC reform of money market accounts stalls

In a setback for advocates of Wall Street reform, a proposal to regulate money-market mutual funds has been tabled by the Securities and Exchange […]

Luxembourg

Luxembourg, the richest country in the 17-nation euro zone, claimed two top economic-policy positions and Germany held on to a third in the climax of […]

German Unemployment Rose in June as Euro Crisis Started to Bite - Bloomberg

German unemployment climbed in June for the fourth month this year as the debt crisis in the euro region weighed on companies