Vaccines against COVID-19 are being administered, the government may soon send out $600 checks to many Americans…so what should investors focus on next?
The $65 billion damper on the stock market heading into the end of the year
Brett Arends sees parallels to Christmas 1999 and questions Wall Street’s claims that it’s different this time.
Looking for another hot IPO? Here’s what’s on tap for 2021.
For subscribers only: Do record-low interest rates justify the stock market’s overvaluation? Here’s the answer
The fine print in the stimulus package
Congress finally passed a bill worth $900 billion and that gives many Americans $600, though President Donald Trump has suggested he won’t sign it because he wants taxpayers to get an even bigger check. (House Republicans on Thursday said no to a $2,000 payment. Follow MarketWatch for the latest developments.)
Trump wins on getting an additional tax break for business lunches, or what critics call the three-martini-lunch deduction.
Those with money still to use-or-lose in their flexible spending accounts will catch a break.
When do I get my vaccine against COVID-19?
It might not be for months — here’s what you need to know.
But if you’re worried about that new strain of COVD-19 that has spooked Europe, there’s some good news.
The 2020 boom in videogames…
One winner from the pandemic. The videogame business is now bigger than sports and movies combined.
Also: How to get a refund for the “Cyberpunk 2077” videogame.
…and where real estate will boom in 2021
Don’t write off New York City, say the experts. Now what about the Rust Belt?
When to step in because of an aging parent
Weigh in on this family dispute: My sister is concerned about our 84-year-old mother’s money missteps; I think she’s overreacting—who’s right?
More on retirement: When and how will I retire? 3 strategies to get you there