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1 hr ago | Forbes.com

6 Common Mistakes Even Investing Pros Make

LearnVest is a program for your money. Read our stories , use our tools and talk to a Planner about getting a financial plan designed for you.

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Related Topix: LearnVest, Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Services

5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Investors Switch From Actively Managed Funds To Index Funds For Lower Costs, Higher Returns

Thanks in part to some investment advice from Warren Buffett in March, the tide has turned this year in favor of passively managed index funds as investors are increasingly shunning high-cost actively managed stock and bond funds in favor of low-cost index funds, according to a front-page article in today's Wall Street Journal.

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Related Topix: Mutual Funds, Personal Finance, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Financial Markets, Malvern, PA

6 hrs ago | News Max

Buffett's Filing Lapses Highlight Growing Pains With Compliance

In the past two weeks, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said it missed filing deadlines for investments in Dow Chemical Co.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, USG Corporation, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Publishing, Media, Daily Journal Corp SC

11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Rethinking Buffett's 'Favorite' Valuation Metric

I have written about this topic before , but in his weekly commentary, John Mauldin wrote about developing bubbles.

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14 hrs ago | Philly.com

Diagnosis spurs philanthropy, but he's beating the odds

The Yardley accountant was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, typically a rapidly spreading form of the disease.

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Related Topix: Pancreatic Cancer, Health, Yardley, PA, Medicine, Breast Cancer, Temple University

Thu Aug 21, 2014

NWAonline

Fired for health-program refusal, suit says

Orion Energy Systems Inc. was sued Wednesday by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for reportedly punishing, then firing, a worker who refused to participate in a company wellness program.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law

Insider Monkey

TW Telecom Inc (TWTC), Graham Holdings Co (GHC), and ViaSat, Inc....

In 1975, Mason Hawkins decided to take the next step in his career and founded Southeastern Asset Management .

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Related Topix: ViaSat, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Time Warner Telecom, Financial Services, Renaissance Technologies, Investment Services

Bloomberg

BofA Seeks to Prove Buffett Right After Record Settlement

Bank of America just announced it will pay the largest settlement in U.S. history for its role in selling toxic mortgage securities.

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Related Topix: Banking, Bank of America, Financial Services, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Evansville, IN, US News

Seeking Alpha

Markel Corp. Willing To Go Places Berkshire Hathaway Is Not?

Markel recently disclosed some new positions, including stakes in Google, Aaron's Inc., Now Inc., Rent-a-Center Inc., and CME Group.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Markel Corporation, Insurance, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

Silicon Alley Insider

Financial Advisor Insights: The Worst Case Scenario For The Bond Market

While we didn't get higher interest rates this year as many on Wall Street had predicted, analysts point out that higher rates are inevitable.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets

AdExchanger.com

Programmatic Can Be More Friend Than Foe For Local Media

"Data-Driven Thinking" is written by members of the media community and contains fresh ideas on the digital revolution in media.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing

Wed Aug 20, 2014

TheStreet.com

How Will Bank Of America (BAC) Stock Be Impacted By $17 Billion Justice Department Settlement?

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Related Topix: Banking, Bank of America, Financial Services, Mozilla, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Seeking Alpha

Invest Like Warren Buffett: Goldman Sachs Preferred Series K Yields 6.2%

In the financial crisis of 2008, Warren Buffett made several amazing deals -- one of them being the $5B investment in preferred stock of Goldman Sachs with a 10% dividend yield.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets

TheStreet.com

Why American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) Stock Continues To Surge Today

So far, 23.71 million shares of American Eagle exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.22 million shares.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets

Sympatico Finance

Warren Buffett's firm to pay $896,000 penalty

Warren Buffett's company has agreed to an $896,000 penalty for failing to tell regulators about a December 2013 investment in wallboard maker USG Corp. OMAHA, Neb.

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Related Topix: Construction, USG Corporation, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

The Miami Herald

Warren Buffett's firm to pay $896,000 penalty

Warren Buffett's company has agreed to an $896,000 penalty for failing to tell regulators about a December 2013 investment in wallboard maker USG Corp. The Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. should have notified the Justice Department before it converted $325 million of senior USG notes it held into 21.4 million ... (more)

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Related Topix: Construction, USG Corporation, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

The Globe and Mail

Buffett's Berkshire to pay $896,000 fine for violating reporting rules

In this May 5, 2014 file photo, Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO Warren Buffett gestures during an interview in Omaha, Neb.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Business Wire, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Insurance, Empire Group

Seeking Alpha

Warren Buffett Hates Bonds, Loves Cash

Warren Buffett is sitting on his largest cash pile, ever. Warren has a very big chest, war chest that is.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

The Irish World Newspaper

Feeney group gives $20m to fight dementia

Irish-American entrepreneur Chuck Feeney and The Atlantic Philanthropies have announced new grants of almost $20 million to fight Alzheimer's and dementia in Ireland.

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GuruFocus.com

Revisiting Arena, Orexigen, And VIVUS: Shareholders Can Recoup Their Losses By Invest In MannKind

Published On Retail Investor 360 : Monday, 18 August 2014 23:08 Written by Doctor Hung V. Tran, MD, MS.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health

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