Why you might want AAA membership even if you do not have a car

This story is part of CNBC Make It One-Minute Money Hacks series, which provides easy, straightforward tips and tricks to help you understand your finances and take control of your money. The American Automobile Association, or “Triple-A,” is known for roadside assistance. But it also offers other discounts that can be worth the cost of … Read more

Stocks could build on gains in the week ahead as investors await Friday’s jobs report

Stocks could carry the momentum of this latest rally into next week as investors look ahead to Friday’s jobs report. All three major indices scored big gains in the past week, each rising higher than 6%. Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite broke a seven-week losing streak, while it had been eight weeks of … Read more

Warren Buffett Says Markets Have Become a ‘Gambling Parlor’

OMAHA, Neb. — As recently as February, Warren Buffett lamented he wasn’t finding much out there that was worth buying. That is no longer the case. After a yearslong deal drought, Mr. Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. BRK.B -2.55% is opening up the spending spigot again. It forged an $ 11.6 billion deal to buy insurer … Read more

Robinhood, EPAM Systems, Kroger and more

Kroger is opening automated warehouses around the country to build a larger and more profitable online grocery business. Kroger Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Friday. Robinhood – Shares of the trading app dropped more than 7% after Goldman Sacks downgraded the stock to sell from neutral. The Wall Street firm cited … Read more

Mike Lynch is to be extradited to the United States in an HP fraud case

Mike Lynch, former CEO of Autonomy. Hollie Adams | Bloomberg via Getty Images LONDON – British tech entrepreneur Mike Lynch has been extradited to the United States to be charged with a felony in connection with the sale of his company Autonomy to Hewlett-Packard, following a decision by British Home Secretary Priti Patel. Lynch sold … Read more