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Why I Don't Count on Social Security, and You Shouldn't Either

Why I Don’t Count on Social Security, and You Shouldn’t Either

(James Brumley) There was a time when Social Security payments were a key part of people’s retirement funding plans. But this is less and less the case, and rightly so. The program is struggling to handle a burden that was unanticipated when it was created in 1935. Namely, people are living longer. Then the average …

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Stock market gains, led by Netflix, oil and biotech;  Lower trade deficit

Stock market gains, led by Netflix, oil and biotech; Lower trade deficit

The stock market gained on Wednesday as the U.S. goods trade deficit narrowed and oil prices surged. netflix (NFLX) and biotech stocks rallied. Apple (AAPL) shares fell more than 2% after a report alleged the company would not ramp up iPhone 14 production at this time. X The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial …

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