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No NCAA March Madness Billion Dollar Brackets in 2015

With March Madness just around the corner, many people are once again hoping to become an instant billionaire with the second installment of Billion Dollar Brackets. Unfortunately, the second season of this hugely popular event isn’t taking place. That’s correct. … Continue reading

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The Two Front Runners to Replace Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company that oversees, manages or owns some portion of a number of subsidiary companies including GEICO, Heinz and The Coca-Cola Company, among many others. Since 1970, Warren E. Buffett has been … Continue reading

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Buffett’s Tesco Investment Accounts for Major Loss for Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett’s investment company, Berkshire Hathaway took a major hit in the last quarter with a reported 9% drop in its third-quarter profit as compared to a year ago. According to a company statement, Berkshire earned $4.62 billion this year, … Continue reading

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Ukraine Rattles Stocks but Dow Ends Week in Positive Territory for the Year

Last week was tough for US stocks with the Dow Jones industrial average falling enough to place it in negative territory for the year. This week looked better as it managed to get back into positive territory during the week, … Continue reading

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Warren Buffet Donates a Record $2.8 Billion to Charity

Warren Buffett is a generous man, as in giving away billions of dollars generous (he also has a favorite business book you’ve never read). He’s continuing to live up to his Giving Pledge which encourages the world’s wealthiest people to … Continue reading

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