NewsWatch: Big Tech is swallowing the rest of Silicon Valley

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Silicon Valley’s deepening descent into wealth inequality is particularly stark when comparing Big Tech with the San Francisco Bay Area’s small businesses. See full story.

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Covered-call option strategies increase payouts and provide downside protection. See full story.

Bitcoin market value tops $ 1 trillion for first time ever as crypto price soars

The world’s No. 1 cryptocurrency hit a record high on Friday, propelling it to a market value above $ 1 trillion for the first time ever. See full story.

I’m 73 and work part time, can I make a deductible IRA contribution?

It depends on the particulars of your tax situation See full story.

IRS should postpone tax-filing deadline to prevent ‘taxpayer anxiety,’ Democratic lawmakers say

Tax season started a little later this year, and some advocates worry that low-income filers in particular could suffer. See full story.


Pfizer and Moderna have both published the numbers of minority enrollees in their COVID-19 vaccine trials. See full story.