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100 Corinthian College students refuse to pay loans

Dawn Thompson racked up $155,000 in student loans for a Corinthian College degree that proved worthless. Now she refuses to pay it off.

It's a risky move, but she's not alone. More than 100 of the now-defunct for-profit school's students are taking…

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Will Instagram shut down this 17-year-old's app?

It's a 17-year-old kid against a $35 billion company.

Los Angeles high school student Caleb Benn has developed an app called Uploader for Instagram, which is exactly what it sounds like. It allows users to upload photos to Instagram directly from…

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Walmart to Arkansas gov.: Veto religious freedom law

Walmart's CEO is standing up against a religious freedom law that just landed on the governor's desk in Arkansas, home to the company's headquarters.

It's similar to the law Indiana adopted last week, which sparked outrage from those who say it…

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Owner of world-famous bookstore must remove banner

Out of the blue last year, John King got two calls. One was from "Business Insider" saying they were naming his book shop the second best book store in the world. Then, CNN called and said they were naming the shop "one of the coolest bookstores in…

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Poor families spend $600 more on prom than wealthier ones

Poor families plan to spend more than 5% of their income on prom this year, according to a new survey.

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Amazon Dash: Never run out of toilet paper again

Amazon wants to make ordering its products as easy as a click of a button -- literally.

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April Fools! Virgin launches elaborate prank

Richard Branson got a jump on April Fools' Day with a characteristically over-the-top prank.

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Trade in your Android for an iPhone at Apple Stores

You can now trade in your non-iPhone smartphone at an Apple Store for a credit toward a new iPhone. Previously, Apple only accepted iPh...

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This man bet $100K that there's a startup bubble

One man is betting $100,000 that there is -- in fact -- a tech bubble. But he's hardly an adamant bubble theorist.

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Personal Finance

Going green can save you money

Some people want to make a difference, but don't want to pay more. Sometimes, though, Earth-friendly can also be wallet-friendly.

What does it mean to file a tax extension?

Find out more about what it means to file an extension on your taxes.

Using tax-deferred investments to save money

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Tax season is in full swing, and many people are being reminded of the tax burden their investment returns carry.

This year, make a goal to contribute more to your 401(k)

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Find out why you should be contributing more money to your 401(k) this year.

Weatherizing your home can save you money

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Find out how taking precautions to properly weatherize your home can save you money.