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Photo by Flickr user William Grootonk Between credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay and Venmo, the need for cash is on the decline — and so is the ATM. And yet North American and European banks aren’t necessarily decreasing ATM production or...
Students pray during assembly at a school after it reopened in Peshawar January 12, 2015. Photo by Khuram Parvez/ReutersStudents in Pakistan returned to school today for the first time since Taliban militants stormed into classrooms and killed 134...
Photo by Flickr user MotorBoat4107. Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social...
Students in the college counseling lounge at Bellarmine College Preparatory in San Jose, California. Image by Bellarmine College PreparatoryWhen Tel Kelley began his college search, he knew he wanted to go to a big school with a top-notch sports...
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L), Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (2ndL), French President Francois Hollande (C), Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merke (4thL), European Council President Donald Tusk (5thL) and...
People gather near the University of Virginia’s chapter of Phi Kappa Psi in November. The fraternity has been reinstated following an investigation into an alleged gang rape. Photo by Flickr user Bob Mical The University of Virginia has...