Programming Note: Due to Dolphins preseason football on CBS4, "The Big Bang Theory", "Mom", "Big Brother", and "Under the Dome" will air on our sister station, WBFS, myTV33 (Cable 3 or HD436).


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Gas Prices Spike As Drivers Complain

South Florida’s recent spike in gas prices isn’t coming from the traditional “Supply and Demand” market forces, but rather “Investors” jumping into the commodities markets at the same time a major oil producer threatens to cut exports.


Scott Rothstein (Source: Charles Trainor Jr./ The Miami Herald)

Another Rothstein Ponzi Associate Pleads Guilty

Another former employee of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein pled guilty Friday to federal fraud conspiracy charges.



BankAtlantic Parent Company Accused Of Misleading Investors

The parent company of one of Florida’s biggest banks is coming under fire for allegedly duping investors as real estate loans took a turn for the worse in 2007.



Will 2012’s Financial Forecast Have A Sunnier Outlook?

Investors got a New Years’ boost out of the latest U-S Economic indicators showing solid gains for construction spending and manufacturing.


(Photo Source: This stuffed lion is just one of hundreds of items that belonged to Scott Rothstein and his wife Kim. All contents of their four homes are going on the auction block on Oct. 15.

Ponzi Schemer Rothstein’s Items Set For Auction Block

onvicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein swindled hundreds of millions of dollars from investors. Some of the high-ticket items he and his wife Kim spent those millions on are going up for auction later this month.


Stock Market

Psychologists Seeing “Market Anxiety” In Patients

It is enough to make anyone more than just a little nervous, Wall Street’s wild mood swings up and down.



South Florida Investors Watch Big Board Plunge

From New York’s Wall Street to South Florida’s main street, investors and brokers anxiously watched the Dow drop Monday, watching for a glimmer of hope as 634 points slipped off the big board. There was little to be found.


Michel Martelly

Haiti’s President Meets With Haitian-Americans In Miami

Haiti’s president is in Miami Saturday to meet with Haitian-Americans. It’s his first official trip to South Florida.


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S. Fla. Man Gets 4+ Years In Prison For Metals Fraud

A West Palm Beach man was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for his role in a $1.3 million precious metals investment fraud scheme.


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Do Women Make Better Investors Than Men?

Who do you think are better investors – men or women? A financial expert did his own unscientific poll to find out.