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Tech and energy stocks make a comeback after sell-off wipes out Wall Street’s gains for the year

Wall Street staged a recovery Wednesday, a day after a sharp selloff wiped out gains for the year. Oil and technology stocks, which have recently fallen into bear markets, climbed higher. Follow the US indexes in real time here. Stocks rose Wednesday as oil prices steadied, a day after energy and mega-cap technology companies led […]

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The crypto investors who hang on as Bitcoin plunges are the perfect example of a problematic mindset that keeps people from building wealth

As the price of Bitcoin falls, many cryptocurrency investors are doubling down. This tendency to stick with something even when you’re wrong is common, says CEO Ramit Sethi, author of “I Will Teach You to Be Rich.” He explains that many people aren’t willing to admit they were wrong about something because they’ve built their […]

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How liberals and conservatives do Thanksgiving dinner differently

Despite partisan divides, Americans generally eat the same stuff on Thanksgiving. However, there are all sorts of dishes that are favored by people of differing political stripes. More conservative people liked green bean casserole, ham, and cornbread dressing, while more liberal people were more likely to have brussels sprouts, non-canned cranberry sauce, and mashed potatoes. […]

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4 online learning platforms that are offering discounted courses and memberships for Black Friday

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Black Friday is notorious for deep sales on big-ticket items like mattresses and tech, and big-box retailers slashing prices across all categories. While there are some pretty […]