MARKETWATCH HOME PAGE Two plays that worked extraordinarily well for investors in 2020 are making them wary as a new year begins, says our call of the day from Deutsche Bank. See the full story. ‘I’m 73 years old, sick of California, and I want an affordable, gun-friendly city with great weather, so where should I retire? Some hidden gems to consider in Georgia, New Mexico, and Arkansas. Yellen says the smartest thing to do now is to ‘act big’ to help struggling Americans Janet Yellen, elected by President-elect Joe Biden to Secretary of the Treasury, said the smart thing to do is ‘act big’ to help Americans in distress See full story.
Bill Gates is now the largest farmland owner in America. Bill Gates may no longer be the richest man in the world, but he may claim a new title: the king of America’s farmland. See the full story. We’re learning more about diversity in tech companies, but it‘s not good news. As they face continued calls to diversify their workforces, tech companies are increasingly disclosing pay and demographic information, but for the most part those numbers have shown little progress amid high-profile controversies. See the full story. MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE “In 2008, we lost virtually everything in the Great Recession and have rebuilt our assets to a reasonable position.” See the full story.