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JPMorgan has calculated when the next recession will hit — and has some ideas how you can prepare for it

JPMorgan uses a proprietary economic model to forecast the probability of a recession. The firm has provided wide-ranging asset-allocation recommendations based on its recessionary forecast. “Where are we in the cycle?” It’s an inquiry the economics team at JPMorgan receives frequently. And it’s a good question when you consider the …

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economy

Adults over 30 years old love Facebook and shun Snapchat

New research by Pew confirms that adults over the age of 30 use Facebook more consistently than any other platform — perhaps furthering the perception that Facebook just isn’t cool anymore.  It appears like the social media platforms are seeing an age divide. As this chart by Statista shows, a …

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investments

'Jeopardy!' Contestant Hides His Famous Past, But Viewers Catch On

When "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek introduced Paris Themmen as an

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business news

A trading technology firm has built a Wall Street-grade platform for cryptocurrency

Trading Technologies is launching a crypto version of its signature trading platform aimed at non-professional traders. The product, which is only available to a few customers right now, offers the same automated trading tools as its main trading platform.  Trading Technologies, which creates trading software used across Wall Street, has …

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economy

A woman who shot her boyfriend in the chest for a YouTube prank has been jailed for manslaughter

YouTube Monalisa Perez shot Pedro Ruiz in the chest with a Desert Eagle for a YouTube prank in Halstad, Minnesota, last year. Perez was holding a thick encyclopaedia which the pair thought would stop the bullet. It didn’t, and Perez died at the scene in front of a large crowd …

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