Telecom gear provider CommScope is near a deal to acquire Arris for about $5.6 billion

A deal, which is not final and could still fall apart, would give Commscope more scale with a more diversified product base, while it would provide an exit for Arris as fewer customers watch traditional TV from set-top boxes. […]A deal, which is not final and could still fall apart, would give Commscope more scale with a more diversified product base, while it would provide an exit for Arris as fewer customers watch traditional TV from set-top boxes.Read More

Why nearly half of families saving for college are missing out on this big tax break

You wouldn’t invest your retirement savings in an interest-bearing savings account, so why are you stashing your child’s college funds there? More than 4 in 10 parents are using savings accounts to save for higher education. […]You wouldn’t invest your retirement savings in an interest-bearing savings account, so why are you stashing your child’s college funds there? More than 4 in 10 parents are using savings accounts to save for higher education.Read More

Marijuana stocks could see a midterm boost if Michigan votes yes

The 2018 midterm elections in the United States are the next test for the marijuana industry, fresh off a banner year that saw the legalization of cannabis in areas across North America. […]The 2018 midterm elections in the United States are the next test for the marijuana industry, fresh off a banner year that saw the legalization of cannabis in areas across North America.Read More