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The best rewards checking accounts right now

Back to Top A white circle with a black border surrounding a chevron pointing up. It indicates ‘click here to go back to the top of the page.’ Back To Top Credit card reviews Best rewards credit cards Best cash back credit cards Best airline credit cards Best small business credit cards How to increase…

Bank of America's equities division just shook up its senior leadership twice in one week. Here's our latest exclusive org chart. thumbnail

Bank of America’s equities division just shook up its senior leadership twice in one week. Here’s our latest exclusive org chart.

Business Insider has been mapping out the power structure in the global banking and markets businesses overseen by Bank of America Chief Operating Officer Tom Montag — one of the most powerful executives on Wall Street.Of the three major investment-banking groups, equities is the smallest, accounting for $4.5 billion in revenue last year.It’s also more…

Everything you need to know about Fola Adeola, Co-founder, GTBank Plc thumbnail

Everything you need to know about Fola Adeola, Co-founder, GTBank Plc

Owning a successful bank is not a mean feat for anybody to achieve, and owning one while being in one’s early 30s makes it even more exceptional. It takes grit, ambition and business acumen to pull off such an achievement, and these are all traits that Fola Adeola had in excess when he established his bank in the late 80s.  In this week’s Founder’s Profile,…

Money in Excel imports your live banking data into a spreadsheet thumbnail

Money in Excel imports your live banking data into a spreadsheet

Money in Excel is Microsoft’s challenger to Mint, Quicken, and other personal-finance apps. Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Microsoft has begun rolling out “Money in Excel,” a one-stop dashboard within Microsoft Excel for viewing your day-to-day finances, including bank and credit card transactions.Microsoft…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Financial Success

Photo: ShutterstockBack to BasicsBack to BasicsWe all have that one seemingly “easy” task we’ve never quite figured out. This week, no problem is too trivial, no question too stupid. Just because it’s simple doesn’t mean it’s not a hack.The hardest part about managing your finances is getting started.Once you have some structure set up, checking…

Facebook’s global currency plans were always doomed

Now, Libra will tie itself to a series of currencies, including US Dollars, Euros, and British Pounds. As TechCrunch explains, “when you send one Libra, you’ll actually send a fraction of USD-backed, EUR-backed, GBP-backed (etc.) stablecoins.” That should be an effective hedge against currency fluctuations, but it’ll hardly remove the risk for buyers or sellers. It’s…