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Bitcoin surpasses $60,000 in record high as rally accelerates

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Representation of the virtual currency Bitcoin is seen on a motherboard in this picture illustration taken April 24, 2020.Dado Ruvic | ReutersBitcoin crossed a record high of $ 60,000 on Saturday morning, continuing its rally as major companies and financial institutions adopt cryptocurrencies.Bitcoin, the world's biggest cryptocurrency, was at $ 60,415.34 as of 7:25 a.m. ET, according to Coinbase, recovering from a dip at the end of February that followed a previous record high that month.The digital currency is up 963% over the last 12 months, according to Coinbase. Its value surpassed $ 1 trillion last week for the second time this year. Bitcoin's rally is driven partly by increased adoption by larger institutional investors and firms and speculative demand. Tesla has purchased $ 1...
This early career move can determine if you make $60,000 or $24,000 a year

This early career move can determine if you make $60,000 or $24,000 a year

Finance
In the race to find a job after college, the slow and steady don't win. In fact, the quicker a graduate lands a good job after leaving school, the more likely they are to earn a better salary — in the short and long-term, according to a new study by Gallup. "Good" is self-defined by the graduate. "It doesn't matter to us what a good job means to them, it just matters to us that they found it," said Stephanie Marken, executive director of education research at Gallup, which interviewed more than 4,000 adults aged 18 and older who earned a bachelor's degree between 2010 and 2016. ...