As Stocks Fade, Should I Go To Cash?

As U.S. stocks skid lower, the big question hanging in the air for many investors seemed to be: Should I sell and go to cash? Of course, that question is always hanging over the heads of stock market investors. After all, you can’t realize a gain without selling. The only way […]
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Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez Should Not Be Considered Player of the Year Material

Alexis Sanchez isn’t your archetypal Arsenal player. Sure, the Chilean is technically adept and dynamic on the ball, but while the Gunners are comprised of considered football-thinkers, Sanchez is restless and instinctive, at times irrepressible.  More than any other player to have arrived at the Emirates Stadium in recent years, Sanchez has changed Arsenal. They are a different team with the Chilean included, and he deserves a significant share of the credit for how the Gunners’ Read more [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy A Variable Annuity

Breathe in.  Smell that? It's the stench of a variable annuity. If you just threw up a little bit in your mouth, I don't blame you. If you didn't, you probably don't know enough about variable annuities. What's a variable annuity? It's a contract between an owner and an issuer whereby the owner agrees [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Stephan Jost: What should our museum look like in five years?

To mark #MuseumWeek, which runs March 23 to 29, the UK newspaper The Guardian asked directors of British museums: “What should our museums look like in 2020?” We asked Honolulu Museum of Art director Stephan Jost to join in the conversation. Here’s what he said: At our most fundamental, the art museum is about bringing together great art and people. We do this because we have a deep conviction that people find inspiration from great works of art. We also know that the museum helps make Read more [...]

Lawsuit Claims Instacart ‘Personal Shoppers’ Should Be Classified as Employees

A new lawsuit alleges that Instacart, an on-demand grocery delivery service valued at $ 2 billion, misclassifies its workers as independent contractors to avoid paying expenses like overtime, reimbursements for gas and workers’ compensation. The class action complaint, which was filed on Jan. 9th but has not been previously reported, describes Instacart’s business practices as “unethical, oppressive and unscrupulous” and seeks damages for anyone who has worked as a “shopper Read more [...]

Should Raiders Spend Big on Randall Cobb or Draft Kevin White to Fill WR Need?

The Oakland Raiders have a glaring need at wide receiver heading into the offseason. Who should the Raiders target at wide receiver? Should they look at free agency or the draft? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Analysts Chris Simms and Matt Miller discuss the Raiders' need at wide receiver in the video above. Bleacher Report - Front Page Read more [...]

5 NFL Draft Prospects Washington Redskins Should Be Watching at Combine

Sporting a full allotment of draft picks for the first time since the Robert Griffin III trade, the Washington Redskins will look to rebuild their roster through the draft under the direction of new general manager Scot McCloughan. A keen talent evaluator in his time with the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers, McCloughan will use this week's NFL Scouting Combine to shape Washington's draft board. With the team knowing that the passing game is a weakness on both sides of the ball, here Read more [...]