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Newcomers Buy Ad Time at the Super Bowl by EMILY STEEL


By EMILY STEEL

A tiny start-up in Silicon Valley is one of 15 first-time advertisers that will compete for attention on Sunday against the usual lineup of deep-pocketed brands. 14 more words

Chevron to Abandon Shale Natural Gas Venture in Poland by STANLEY REED


By STANLEY REED

The decision was perhaps the biggest setback yet to fledgling efforts to start a European shale oil and gas industry.

Published: January 30, 2015 at 07:00PM… 10 more words

Buyers of Used Cars Are Left to Find Recalls on Their Own by HIROKO TABUCHI


By HIROKO TABUCHI

Buying a used car in the United States can be a dangerous proposition if the vehicle has an unadvertised safety defect.

Published: January 30, 2015 at 07:00PM… 10 more words

Oil Prices Surge 8% After Long Slide Down by CLIFFORD KRAUSS


By CLIFFORD KRAUSS

Energy experts said the sudden increase could be explained by various factors, including reports that the Islamic State terrorist group was advancing in an offensive near Iraq’s northern oil fields. 14 more words

In Alzheimer’s Cases, Financial Ruin and Abuse Are Always Lurking by PAUL SULLIVAN


By PAUL SULLIVAN

The film “Still Alice” focuses attention on a disease that can devastate families emotionally and financially.

Published: January 30, 2015 at 07:00PM… 10 more words

The Dangerous State of Americans’ Savings by ANN CARRNS


By ANN CARRNS

Most households have only a paltry amount in easily accessible accounts, but some simple steps can help many set money aside for use in an emergency. 14 more words

8. Things I Can Calculate: A Gift to Someday

Three weeks makes the difference. Twenty days of walking past the 7-11 with my own coffee has settled me into a habit of ignoring temptation. The devil and angel are no longer battling it out for my attention and my cash. 992 more words

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