How to build a $20 billion fund to help you diversify your portfolio as stocks decline

Investors who are worried about stock prices will likely have to invest in a fund designed to help them take advantage of the ups and downs of the stock market.But the answer to how to invest a portion of their money in stocks has been unclear.As of Friday, investors could only buy stock from the …

How to avoid getting hacked for your Instagram account

Overstock.com (OVER) announced Wednesday that it will require users to change their Twitter profile picture after an attack that stole more than $20,000.Overstock said it has been working with Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to secure users accounts.The company said it will also be testing new tools that can be used to block spam messages, and …

How to buy snowflake stock

Stock prices for some popular stocks have rallied as snowflakes soared and some investors have found that they have no reason to sell the stock when it falls.Here’s what you need to know about how to buy them.1.What are snowflake stocks?Snowflakes are stock prices that rise during the cold months of November and December, when …

Holiday stocks and holiday gift ideas

The holiday season is coming, and so are the holidays gifts.As always, the big winners are those with a large assortment of gift ideas and a wide selection of the big companies in the industry.The following stocks are in our Christmas Stockings.(Stock data from TheStreet.com.)Christmas stockings: Starbucks stock: Up by a modest 0.2% over the last three …