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6 jobs that can earn you a 6-figure salary in the $4 trillion auto industry

6 jobs that can earn you a 6-figure salary in the $4 trillion auto industry

8 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

IBIS estimates that the global auto industry generates $4 trillion in annual revenue . The industry employs almost 5.7 million people. From dealerships to automakers to repair...
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A cautionary tale: A Miami man doesn't have coronavirus, but now owes thousands of dollars for being tested

A cautionary tale: A Miami man doesn't have coronavirus, but now owes thousands of dollars for being tested

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A Miami man who recently visited China came home with flu-like symptoms. To ensure he didn't have the deadly coronavirus, he went to the hospital to be screened. It turns out...
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STAT Plus: New partnership tries to make up for missing drug data in cost-effectiveness analyses

1 day ago   |   STAT

The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review, ICER, a nonprofit that has become a central player in the debate over drug prices by doing its own analyses of what medicines...
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Buffett touts wind energy following climate-change criticism

1 day ago   |   Energy Voice

Warren Buffett, long under pressure from activists to detail how climate change affects his businesses, used part of his annual letter to shareholders to highlight how wind...
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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was burned by a fire last year - and it owns the insurer paying out for the losses

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was burned by a fire last year - and it owns the insurer paying out for the losses

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Warren Buffett shared an unfortunate anecdote in his annual shareholder letter . One of Berkshire Hathaway's businesses, Lubrizol, suffered a fire last year. Luckily for...
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Insiders say Morgan Stanley's $13 billion E-Trade deal could kick off a buying spree for wealth-management fintechs. Here's why banks are ready to 'open up their pocketbooks' and what it means for startup valuations

Insiders say Morgan Stanley's $13 billion E-Trade deal could kick off a buying spree for wealth-management fintechs. Here's why banks are ready to 'open up their pocketbooks' and what it means for startup valuations

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Venture and growth-stage investors tell Business Insider Morgan Stanley's planned acquisition of E-Trade for $13 billion is a sign of further dealmaking to coming in 2020 for...
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5 reasons your car insurance rates may be rising

5 reasons your car insurance rates may be rising

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Car insurance premiums are on the rise in many US states. There are a number of things that can factor into the price change you see on your car insurance quote when you renew...
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I'm a former banker and I consider 3 things to choose the best high-yield savings accounts for my money

I'm a former banker and I consider 3 things to choose the best high-yield savings accounts for my money

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Some banks charge a monthly fee if you don't maintain a minimum balance, but most high-yield savings accounts have no recurring fees or minimums. Leading high-yield savings...
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I bought $250,000 of life insurance at age 30, and there are 4 reasons I know it was the right decision

I bought $250,000 of life insurance at age 30, and there are 4 reasons I know it was the right decision

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

When I turned 30, I bought a $250,000 life insurance policy with a 20-year term. I pay $29 a month for it. Having life insurance has given me peace of mind and cleared mental...
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Insurtech Research Report: The trends & technologies allowing insurance startups to compete

Insurtech Research Report: The trends & technologies allowing insurance startups to compete

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Tech-driven disruption in the insurance industry continues at pace, and we're now entering a new phase - the adaptation of underlying business models. That's leading to ongoing...
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Google Cloud is amassing a squad of loyal partners to push its product...

Google Cloud is amassing a squad of loyal partners to push its product. Here's how one partner says it will drive $500 million in revenue to Google Cloud in 3 years

On Tuesday, Google Cloud and its partner SADA Systems announced an agreement in which SADA will launch new services to bring more customers to Google Cloud. SADA says the... Read more ...

Where can you find the cheapest Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra deals to pre-order?

Where can you find the cheapest Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra deals to pre-order?

In a Venn diagram, with extortionate prices on one side and market-leading specs on the other, no other mobile phone fills the crossover as well as Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra... Read more ...

Iran's deputy health minister has tested positive for the coronavirus, as...

Iran's deputy health minister has tested positive for the coronavirus, as the country struggles with one of the worst outbreaks beyond China

Iran's deputy health minister said Tuesday that he had tested positive for the coronavirus. In a video posted to Twitter, and later carried by the Fars state news agency, Iraj... Read more ...

Big tech stocks lost more than $200 billion in market value in a day from...

Big tech stocks lost more than $200 billion in market value in a day from coronavirus fears

Coronavirus fears hammered technology stocks on Monday. The prospect of a global pandemic wiped more than $200 billion from the combined market capitalizations of Apple... Read more ...

Trump's former doctor said he mixed cauliflower into the president's mashed...

Trump's former doctor said he mixed cauliflower into the president's mashed potatoes in a sneaky attempt to get him to eat vegetables

President Donald Trump's aversion to vegetables and love of junk food is well known, and former White House physician has described his attempt to introduce more healthy eating... Read more ...

A Korean Air flight attendant tested positive for coronavirus, as people are...

A Korean Air flight attendant tested positive for coronavirus, as people are desperately trying to cancel flights on the airline

A Korean Air flight attendant tested positive for the coronavirus, the South Korean airline announced on Tuesday. Korean Air is disinfecting aircraft and asking flight... Read more ...

New Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

New Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 release date, price, spec and latest rumours

Samsung was way ahead of the game when they announced the market's first foldable phone in February 2019, following years of speculation, rumours and excitement. However when... Read more ...

Trump says the stock market is 'starting to look very good' after the Dow...

Trump says the stock market is 'starting to look very good' after the Dow plunged over 1,000 points amid coronavirus fears

Trump tweeted that the "stock market is starting to look very good to me" on a day the Dow plunged over 1,000 points. "The Coronavirus is very much under control in the USA... Read more ...

'Now he got me having to look at another crying meme for the next 3 years'...

'Now he got me having to look at another crying meme for the next 3 years': Michael Jordan provided a moment of levity at the memorial service for Kobe and Gigi Bryant

The NBA world mourned the loss of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi at the Staples Center on Monday. Celebrities from Los Angeles as well as superstars from around the NBA... Read more ...

NBA legends and celebrities came out in droves to pay their respects at Kobe...

NBA legends and celebrities came out in droves to pay their respects at Kobe and Gianna Bryant's memorial. Here's who attended

A public memorial for Kobe and Gianna Bryant was held at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday. The tribute included speeches from Vanessa Bryant, Jimmy Kimmel, Michael... Read more ...