Buying From Mark Cuban’s Pharmacy Could Save Medicare Billions, Study Says

Medicare’s prescription-drug program could save billions of dollars annually if it purchased generic acid-reflux, cancer and other drugs from a new pharmacy backed by investor Mark Cubanaccording to Harvard Medical School researchers. Mr. Cuban, the billionaire internet entrepreneur and owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, launched his pharmacy in January with an eye toward disrupting … Read more

After stocks plunged this week, here’s how to protect your finances during a period of uncertainty: ‘A hard landing will ultimately be unavoidable’

It’s been a hell of a week on Wall Street. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.30%, the S&P 500 SPX, -0.57% and the Nasdaq Composite COMP, -1.40% all closed lower Friday after plunging on Thursday, shedding all of Wednesday’s post-Fed rally. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday hiked the benchmark interest rate by 50 basis … Read more

Tesla Investors Beware: Bad NIO, Li, XPeng April Deliveries Hit by Covid.

A Covid outbreak in China, which forced production shutdowns, is weighing on April’s output numbers for electric vehicle makers. Hector Retamal / AFP via Getty Images Text size Chinese electric vehicle makers NIO , XPeng spirit Li Auto reported April deliveries on Sunday morning. The numbers aren’t very good. That gives Tesla investors something else … Read more

I’m a 39-year-old single dad with $ 600,000 saved – I want to retire at 50 but do not know how. What should I do?

I am a 39-year-old single father of one 16-year-old son. I have $ 70,000 in liquid savings, $ 530,000 invested in individual retirement accounts and owe $ 210,000 on a home worth $ 500,000. I also owe about $ 20,000 on my car. My take-home income is $ 7,200 per month and my monthly expenses … Read more

‘Put these on your grocery list’

Food and mood are so intricately connected that they’ve inspired a new area of ​​brain study: Nutritional psychiatry, which examines how what we eat impacts how we feel. As a dietitian and nutritionist who has researched and experienced this connection firsthand, I find it infinitely fascinating that we can empower ourselves to feel partly – … Read more

My wife and I are in our 50s with $ 300,000 in a 401 (k) and $ 700,000 in a pension. Will we have enough to ‘live a simple life’ in retirement?

I’m 53 years old, a registered nurse and planning to retire at 58. I am married, my wife is two years older than I am and she plans to retire at 62. We have a good marriage and friendship. We have three grown up kids. I only have $ 300,000 in my 401 (k), and … Read more