BBC Business Headlines

Pound sheds some earlier gains as May wins confidence vote
Sterling sheds some of its earlier gains after leadership confidence vote result is revealed.


Twitter's Jack Dorsey answers critics of Myanmar meditation retreat
Twitter's chief executive says he needs to learn more about the plight of the Rohingya in Myanmar.


Michael Spavor: Second Canadian 'missing' in China
Canada says it has not heard from Michael Spavor since he said he was being questioned by officials.


China's Tencent Music jumps on US launch
Tencent Music Entertainment Group raises $1.1bn as it lists on the New York Stock Exchange.


Bereaved mother criticises Facebook over baby ads
The woman says if companies were able to spot she had been pregnant, they should also have realised she was bereaved.



Search Books:

Join our mailing list:


Business Blogs

Paul Krugman

The G.O.P. Goes Full Authoritarian
Only Trump’s flamboyant awfulness stands in the way of his party’s power grab. read more...




Online Marketing for Busy Authors
Now available!

Business - Personal Finance

When Life Strikes: Weathering Financial Storms When Life Strikes: Weathering Financial Storms
by Cal Brown

What will I do if I lose my career, spouse, parents or health? These are just a few questions Cal Brown urges you to ask yourself in this book. In straightforward and accessible terms, he address the countless scenarios we must face and provides strategies to cope with the financial impact of these "life strike" moments. By preparing and planning ahead, we can make difficult decisions now.



Bank on Yourself: The Life-Changing Secret to Protecting Your Financial Future Bank on Yourself: The Life-Changing Secret to Protecting Your Financial Future
by Pamela Yellen

The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and BusinessWeek bestseller Bank On Yourself: The Life-Changing Secret to Growing and Protecting Your Financial Future reveals the secrets to taking back control of your financial future that Wall Street, banks, and credit card companies don't want you to know.



Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt Free Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt Free
by Jordan E. Goodman, with Bill Westrom

The world of borrowing and debt management has changed dramatically, leaving people confused about how best to secure their financial future. This book is the only guide with detailed advice to help you become debt free or master the debt you have, based on the latest laws and new government programs and policies implemented under the Obama administration.



Full of Bull: Unscramble Wall Street Doubletalk to Protect and Build Your Portfolio Full of Bull: Unscramble Wall Street Doubletalk to Protect and Build Your Portfolio
by Stephen T. McClellan

The Truth About Wall Street Stock Research--Now 100% Updated for Today's Markets! They mislead. They confuse. You can't afford to listen to one word stock analysts say--especially not right now. Wall Street won't tell you how to protect your capital or steer you toward gains. The Street is good at selling, not analyzing; it wants you to trade, not invest.



The Cul-De-Sac Syndrome The Cul-De-Sac Syndrome
by John Wasik

Wasik's observations are firmly grounded in exclusive on-the-ground research, interviews with thought leaders, and the latest studies and statistics. He exposes the untold truths about home ownership: “green” isn't always so “green”; life isn't cheaper after accounting for gas, water, and taxes; and modern suburban living isn't so idyllic considering the toll it takes on our health.



Where to Put Your Money NOW: How to Make Super-Safe Investments and Secure Your Future Where to Put Your Money NOW: How to Make Super-Safe Investments and Secure Your Future
by Peter Passell

It's your money. You worked for it. And there's one thing you can be sure of. One day, you and your family will need it. For college tuition. For retirement. For illness. Maybe even just because you want to take a vacation. But in a time when the socks have been knocked off Wall Street, when the world's economy is taking a shocking battering, and when everybody seems to have a horror story about a neighbor or a friend, it's easy to start wondering if your savings will still be there when you need them.



The Secret Code of Success: 7 Hidden Steps to More Wealth and Happiness The Secret Code of Success: 7 Hidden Steps to More Wealth and Happiness
by Noah St. John

By working with thousands of clients at The Success Clinic of America, Noah St. John has found that when it comes to success, the conscious mind is the wrong place to start.



Rich Brother, Rich Sister: Two Different Paths to God, Money, and Happiness Rich Brother, Rich Sister: Two Different Paths to God, Money, and Happiness
by Robert T. Kiyosaki

Two lives, together, then apart, then together again, as a brother and a sister discover the riches of life. Rich Brother, Rich Sister combines the inspirational true life stories of Robert Kiyosaki and his sister Emi into one book that will reaffirm your belief in the power of purpose, the importance of action, and the ability to overcome all obstacles in a quest for wealth, both financial and spiritual.



Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is: Investment Strategies for Lifetime Wealth from a #1 Wall Street Stock Picker Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is: Investment Strategies for Lifetime Wealth from a #1 Wall Street Stock Picker
by Natalie Pace

Put Your Money Where Your Heart Is offers a sensible, easy-to-follow yet powerful set of investing strategies for the would-be investor -- from the complete novice to those with experience.



The Little Book of Bull Moves in Bear Markets: How to Keep Your Portfolio Up When the Market Is Down The Little Book of Bull Moves in Bear Markets: How to Keep Your Portfolio Up When the Market Is Down
by Peter D. Schiff

In the wake of falling stock and real estate prices, the American economy is poised for a decade-long bear market, so says Peter Schiff. After he accurately predicted the current market turmoil, savvy investors should pay attention--and start protecting their assets now, before the markets take their toll.



The Intelligent Portfolio: Practical Wisdom on Personal Investing from Financial Engines The Intelligent Portfolio: Practical Wisdom on Personal Investing from Financial Engines
by Christopher L. Jones & William F. Sharpe

The key to good investment decisions is making informed choices. And while you cannot predict the future, it is possible to create investment strategies that can maximize your chances of success. In The Intelligent Portfolio, author Christopher Jones shows you how this can be accomplished.



Rich Dad's Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money Rich Dad's Increase Your Financial IQ: Get Smarter with Your Money
by Robert T. Kiyosaki

For years, Robert Kiyosaki has firmly believed that the best investment one can ever make is in taking the time to truly understand how one's finances work. Too many people are much more interested in the quick-hitting scheme, or trying to find a short-cut to real wealth.