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Bob Dylan gives new album away in AARP magazine

Attention, Bono: Here's an old-school way to give away a free album.

Bob Dylan is sending seniors free copies of his latest album, tucking 50,000 copies into the next edition of "AARP The Magazine," according to the retirement group.

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'American Sniper' hauls in $200 million at box office

"American Sniper" is on track to make $200 million in its first ten days of nationwide release, a feat matched by only a few R-rated films in Hollywood history.

The Oscar-nominated Iraq War movie, starring Bradley Cooper as the legendary sniper Chris…

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Sanders: 7-point plan for saving 'disappearing middle class'

How would the federal government spend if a Democratic Socialist were in charge?

A new outline from Sen. Bernie Sanders tells us how.

He points to several priorities -- including "a major federal jobs program" and raising taxes on the wealthy -- t...

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Is your target-date fund ripping you off?

Target-date funds have become a wildly popular option among those seeking a hands-off approach to retirement investing. But not all of these funds are created equal.

Based on the year you expect to retire, target-date funds are supposed to invest…

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Look out: Big week ahead for stock market

Buckle up for a big week in the stock market. Investors get to check Corporate America's pulse as over 140 S&P 500 companies report earnings this week and the Federal Reserve meets for the first time in 2015.

The market has swung wildly up and down…

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#HeForShe campaign goes corporate

The gender equality campaign HeForShe, which gained widespread attention in September, is taking on a corporate hue.

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Indiana church sues JPMorgan for millions

Reverend Stephen Carlsen went to a seminary, not business school, but he's quickly becoming an expert on how Wall Street works as his church battles America's largest bank.

Carlsen is dean of Christ Church Cathedral of Indianapolis, which is suing…

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2015: The global economy's 'sink or swim' moment

Let's be blunt: The central banks have done all they can, and now it's 'sink or swim' time for the global economy.

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IRS warns of phishing tax scams, fake emails

Even if you're not rich, criminals still want to steal from you.

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Personal Finance

How much should you earn to buy a home?

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Is your income high enough to own a home? Find out here.

Debunking common tax-filing myths

As you start to work on your taxes for this year check some of these myths about filing your taxes.

What to look for when choosing a tax pro

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For many people, the older they get, the more complicated their lives become financially, and the more difficult it is to accurately prepare their own tax returns.

When should you start doing your taxes?

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As we head into 2015, it's time to think about preparing our taxes. Follow these tips to keep yourself on schedule.

Million-dollar ideas that worked

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Most people dream of coming up with a million-dollar idea, but these individuals have already made a lot of money with their innovative creations.

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