Stock market makes steep, broad gains as Dow moves above 12,000. The stock market was buoyed by AT&T's proposed acquisition of T-Mobile.
Dow average gains 161 points as traders send stocks up broadly. Dow is now positive for the year.
ETFs focused on precious metals, Indonesian stocks, and lithium mining have investors piling into them.
Bank of America and other large banks say that investors' lawsuits could affect their bottom line.
Some intel from the big Schwab conference in Boston last week.
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Whether to save for retirement or their children's college tuition is a big dilemma for many parents, especially as the recession has shrunk savings, retirement portfolios, and – in many cases – paychecks. But don't shortchange retirement to pay for college, advisers say.
As a deal stalled over school funding cuts, warnings sounded about rising state debt and falling bond ratings.
If used right, Fidelity and Schwab reward cards can help build savings.