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Several big myths about credit scores

Everyone wants the highest credit score they can get, but there are a lot of misconceptions about how to get it. Here are nine of the biggest myths out there.

Big cloud companies are spending again

After a slowdown in the first half of 2019, combined capital spending at Amazon, Microsoft and Google has jumped, which may be good for chip investors.

Putting your will in the cloud

Online wills are nothing new, but you still have to print them out and get physical signatures. New laws want to make everything electronic, but there are caveats.

'Stealth' retirement expenses to watch for

If you're working on your retirement budget, there are a number of expenses you may overlook. Catching them now can save you a lot of money in the long run.

Choosing the right Medigap plan

Medicare covers a lot, but it doesn’t cover everything. A Medigap policy is extra insurance that can help pay for extra costs. Here’s how to find the right plan for you.

Why the S&P 500 keeps hitting records

Ahead of another projected rate cut from the Federal Reserve and optimism over a potential trade deal, investors have sent the S&P 500 index to yet another high.