The Oakland Press : Personal Finance http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press en https://www.mainstreet.com/article/job-hoppers-stash-less-cash-in-401k-accounts Job Hoppers Stash Less Cash in 401(k) Accounts http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/job-hoppers-stash-less-cash-401k-accounts/1 While job hopping has gained momentum, especially among Millennials as the stigma of switching jobs frequently has declined, this new norm appears to be affecting… Tue, 31 May 2016 15:59:00 EDT https://www.mainstreet.com/article/why-baby-boomers-need-to-boost-retirement-income Why Baby Boomers Need to Boost Retirement Income http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/why-baby-boomers-need-boost-retirement-income/1 Baby Boomers are falling behind in the amount of the money they have amassed for their retirement and not meeting their goals. Financial experts recommend… Tue, 31 May 2016 15:57:00 EDT urn:article:13590803 The Strong Dollar Can Give Your Summer Travel Plans a Boost http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/the-strong-dollar-can-give-your-summer-travel-plans-a-boost/13590803 Let's talk currency. Exchange rates are quite possibly the best friend a traveler can have. With the extra spending power a strong currency buys, it… Tue, 31 May 2016 15:38:00 EDT urn:article:13590699 Business Travelers Should Opt for Cell Provider Networks for Safer Internet Access http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/business-travelers-should-opt-for-cell-provider-networks-for-safer-internet-access/13590699 Business travelers along with consumers should forgo public WiFi and opt instead for their cell phone provider's network to ensure increased protection from hackers. The… Tue, 31 May 2016 14:25:00 EDT urn:article:13587019 Why Wells Fargo Is Taking On Apple, JPMorgan in Mobile Payment Melee http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/why-wells-fargo-is-taking-on-apple-jpmorgan-in-mobile-payment-melee/13587019 You can never have too many digital wallets. And if most of them link to the same credit cards or bank accounts, so what? For… Tue, 31 May 2016 14:14:00 EDT urn:article:13590472 Renters Insurance Makes a Great Graduation Gift http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/renters-insurance-makes-a-great-graduation-gift/13590472 If you're going to get your recent college graduate a gift, you may want to consider something he'll never get himself: renters insurance. A new survey… Tue, 31 May 2016 12:06:00 EDT urn:article:13590370 Consumers Warned of Hidden Fees Lurking in Prepaid Debit Cards http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/consumers-warned-of-hidden-fees-lurking-in-prepaid-debit-cards/13590370 The use of prepaid debit cards has surged since the 2008 recession, especially among Millennials. But a new study is warning fans of the prepaid… Tue, 31 May 2016 11:28:00 EDT urn:article:13590090 Get Ready for a Jam-Packed, Risk-Filled June http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/get-ready-for-a-jam-packed-risk-filled-june/13590090 It's going to be a "jam-packed June," says Anthony Valeri, an investment strategist at LPL Financial. Investors coming into the holiday-shortened week today will immediately start… Tue, 31 May 2016 10:19:00 EDT urn:article:13590175 Financial Advisors Face Cybersecurity Nightmare http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/financial-advisors-face-cybersecurity-nightmare/13590175 The chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission Mary Jo White dropped a bomb in a recent speech by noting that the biggest risk faced by… Tue, 31 May 2016 10:12:00 EDT urn:article:13590028 Baby Boomers Need to Boost Retirement Income http://business-news.thestreet.com/the-oakland-press/story/baby-boomers-need-to-boost-retirement-income/13590028 Baby Boomers are falling behind in the amount of the money they have amassed for their retirement and not meeting their goals. Financial experts recommend… Tue, 31 May 2016 09:33:00 EDT