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Allan Sloan

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Why the rising stock market isn't lifting all boats

Feb 26, 2014
Stocks are riding high, but where does that leave average Americans?

If you bought Forever Stamps forever ago, you're getting a good return

Jan 29, 2014
The USPS raised the price of stamps by 3 cents last Sunday.

The Fed: Cash cow or sitting duck?

Jan 15, 2014
When the Fed sends less money to the Capitol, it also loses some political capital.

Look into the 2014 financial crystal ball

Dec 18, 2013
Fortune Magazine's Allan Sloan makes his predictions for 2014

When should you start collecting Social Security?

Dec 4, 2013
If you’re between the ages of 62 and 70, you’re eligible for Social Security. But when should you take it?

Gobble! Gobble! The biggest financial turkeys of 2013

Nov 20, 2013
Fortune Magazine's Allan Sloan's list of the year’s worst deals and financial flops.

Should JPMorgan be able to deduct its $5.1 billion settlement?

Nov 6, 2013
Under current law, JPMorgan can deduct its $5.1 billion settlement with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from its taxes. Some Democrats are trying to change that.

JPMorgan close to $6 billion settlement with investors

Oct 23, 2013
The biggest of the banks is reportedly gearing up for another massive settlement, but that may not be JPMorgan's biggest problem.

Buffett made $10 billion profit off financial crisis

Oct 9, 2013
The Oracle of Omaha's Berkshire Hathaway made a killing off investments in distressed companies.

Next Fed chair could be Janet Yellen. So what's she like?

Sep 25, 2013
The current vice chairwoman of the Fed could become what is arguably the most powerful financial policy job in the world.