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  1. The True Cost of Robo-Advisors

    Robo-advisors may be cheaper, but are they always the right choice? How to tell if a robo is the least cost-effective choice.
  2. 5 Tax Advantages of Indexed Universal Life

    Indexed universal life insurance provides these five tax benefits.
  3. When You Should File Early for Social Security

    Filing early for Social Security can make sense. Here's a list of when it's appropriate to ignore the conventional wisdom ...
  4. Roth IRAs: When to Convert, When Not To

    Converting assets in traditional IRAs to a Roth can provide clients with an additional set of options in strategizing for ...
  5. IPO 101: What You Need to Know About Going Public

    Taking a company public isn't easy. Here's what you need to know to make sure you and your firm are prepared for the realities ...
  6. Analyzing Twitter's Return on Equity (ROE) (TWTR)

    Learn about Twitter's negative return on equity since its initial public offering (IPO) and how it compares to other social ...
  7. How Advisors See Their Industry in 10 Years

    According to a recent study, advisors see face-to-face interaction with clients as the No. 1 way to grow their firms. Social ...
  8. Should You Go Short or Long Oil with ETFs?

    If you want to go long or short oil consider these ETFs. But either way, use caution.
  9. Why You Should Always Bet on Netflix (NFLX, AMZN)

    Netflix might take a hit in the near future due to market pressures, but savvy investors should have it on their watch list. ...
  10. The Top 5 Copper Stocks for 2016 (TSX, FCX)

    Discover five copper miners most likely to see positive results in 2016 and beyond even as low prices spread challenges throughout ...
  11. State Street: An Activist Investment Analysis (STT)

    Read about the high-stakes showdown between State Street Corporation and activist Trian Fund Management, who felt shareholders ...
  12. 4 Tech Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (QCOM, CSCO)

    Discover four stocks of technology companies that offer attractive dividend yields for investors interested in both capital ...
  13. Novartis Stock: A Dividend Analysis (NVS)

    Discover a detailed analysis of the dividend policy of Novartis AG, and learn about its financials, growth rates, and dividend ...
  14. Nike Stock: A Dividend Analysis (NKE)

    Learn about Nike and its dividend policy, and discover a detailed analysis of its financial statements, growth rates and ...
  15. The Top 5 Small-Cap Alternative Energy Stocks for 2016 (CSIQ, TSL)

    Learn about the top five small-cap alternative energy stocks for 2016 with analysis of their different business fundamentals ...
  16. Why Is McDonald’s Closing Stores? (MCD)

    Get the latest information on McDonald's closures. The restaurant plans to close 59 locations in the United States and 7 ...
  17. AirBnB Home-sharing is Good for the Planet

    New Airbnb study claims home-sharing is greener travel and can contribute to COP21 commitments for reduced GHG emissions ...
  18. Lockheed Martin's 5 Most Profitable Lines of Business (LMT)

    Learn about the drivers of Lockheed Martin's profitability. Management is taking steps to boost margins via acquisitions ...
  19. 7 Things You May Not Know About Social Security

    Social Security is designed to provide a safety net, but a lack of understanding can negatively impact a recipient's benefits.
  20. Why You Should Keep Your Equity Sails Flying

    Why leave money in equities and risk another year of lost opportunity, when fixed income securities seem to be on the road ...
  21. Six Funds to Maximize Your Income in Retirement

    Which funds work best during retirement, when you are drawing on your saving accounts for income? Here are six recommended ...
  22. The Fed's Interest Rate Rise & Your Credit Cards

    The U.S. Federal Reserve recently raised the lending rate from 0% to 0.25% – the first time since 2006. How does that affect ...
  23. 4 Best Legg Mason Fixed-Income Funds (LM)

    Discover the four best mutual funds administered and managed by Legg Mason and its subsidiaries that specialize in investing ...
  24. 5 Sunny Places to Retire to Outside the U.S.

    Yearning to live abroad? Here are 5 hot places (literally and figuratively) to spend your post-workaday years.
  25. How Survivorship Life Insurance Works

    Should you buy a survivorship life insurance policy?
  26. Top 4 Legg Mason Funds for Retirement Diversification and Growth in 2016 (LM)

    Discover how to diversify retirement savings using two broad-based Legg Mason Funds. Learn about two funds that can significantly ...
  27. Has Chipotle Hit Bottom? (CMG)

    Chipotle has suffered from a public relations nightmare. Can its stock recover?
  28. Should You Steer Clear of GoPro (GPRO)?

    Is the GoPro growth story over or is there still gas in the tank?
  29. Is It the Right Time to Invest in China?

    A crash in August and a partial recovery thereafter. What's driving China's markets, and are Chinese investments still a ...
  30. How a 403(b) Works After Retirement

    Everything you need to know (don't be afraid to ask) about handling your 403(b) plan when you retire.
  31. How to Make Early Retirement a Reality 

    Early retirement doesn't have to just be a pipe dream if you've got a plan for making it happen.
  32. How an Interest Rate Rise Affects Your Mortgage

    A look at what makes home-related loans move the way they do. The surprise: Mortgage rates don't necessarily follow interest ...
  33. The Russian Economy Since the Collapse of the Soviet Union

    Russia's economy has had its ups and downs since the fall of the USSR, but it is clear that it needs to be weaned off its ...
  34. FIRPTA Changes Beneficial For Real Estate Sector

    Changes to the FIRPTA law provide a more favorable tax treatment to foreign investments in U.S real estate, which is likely ...
  35. Tepid Third Quarter Results Could Provide Value

    Bed, Bath and Beyond recently turned in lackluster third quarter results which compounds additional, recent tepid results. ...
  36. Warren Buffett: Be Fearful When Others are Greedy

    It is prudent for the investor to understand when the party has gone on long enough and the clock is about to strike midnight. ...
  37. Can Europe Break Its Russian Gas Dependence?

    The EU seems hopelessly addicted to Russian natural gas. If 2015 is any guide, reduction looks impossible because the EU ...
  38. Why J.C. Penney Looks Like a Promising Investment (JCP)

    See how JCPenney is making a turnaround and growing sales, while other retailers are seeing sales decline and economic growth ...
  39. Mozilla To Stop Developing Firefox OS Phones, Upsetting No One

    Firefox OS is dead, or is it still alive? Here’s the reality check, and what is left for Mozilla and its Firefox operating ...
  40. You May Want to Open Your Mind to Closed-End Funds

    Even after a year with major stock market indexes simply tread water, there is one underutilized corner that may be worth ...
  41. Debt Forgiveness: How to Get Out of Paying Your Student Loans

    There are income-based plans and forgiveness for public-service employees. The latest wrinkle: loan forgiveness because the ...
  42. The Rich Guys Financing Trump's Campaign

    Whether he needs them or not, Trump's campaign has a number of high-profile backers. Even the Davos folk are worried.
  43. Why Homemakers Face a Risky Retirement

    According to a survey, homemakers run the risk of not being retirement ready. Here are some ways nonworking spouses can prepare ...
  44. Retirement is a whole new ball game for the Boomers

    Learn about the eight key things modern retirees do differently in 2015 than in previous generations, and the pros and cons ...
  45. How To Manage Chronic Illness Expenses

    Chronic illnesses affect millions of Americans, but it is not only taxing their health. Its also hurts their wallets. But ...
  46. 5 Retirement Trends for 2016

    Whether baby boomers are retired, semi-retired or starting second careers for fun, their choices will dominate American culture ...
  47. 3 ETF Strategies for Growth in Europe for 2016 (FXEU, DFE)

    Learn about the outlook for European economies and how European equities could be poised for a more prosperous 2016 than ...
  48. Is it Time to Buy Emerging Markets ETFs?

    Does the poor performance of emerging markets, particularly China, present a buying opportunity with ETFs?
  49. How to Help Single Clients Plan for Retirement

    Financial planning often focuses on married couples, but there are lots of unmarried folks who need advice from financial ...
  50. How Novartis Probably Has a Cure for What Ails You

    A look at the unparalleled growth of the world's biggest pharmaceutical company: Novartis AG.
  51. These Low Cost Mutual Funds Have the Best Returns

    These funds have been strong performers for years while charging minimal fees. And all are from the same provider.
  52. The 3 Best (and 2 Worst) Bond ETFs Right Now

    The junk bond market is on thin ice. Here are ETFs to avoid and consider as a result.
  53. How to Educate Clients on Self-Directed IRA Risks

    Self-directed IRAs are not for inexperienced investors. They carry these unique risks.
  54. Tax Time is Coming; Don't Be Caught Off Guard

    It's time to think about tax returns again. The good news is that the regulations in 2016 have not changed dramatically from ...
  55. Hedging Risk for Beginners: How and When to Do It

    Hedging risk is always a good idea. Here is how sophisticated investors go about it.
  56. Have Big Banks Turned A Corner?

    Five out of the top six banks in the United States reported an increase in profits this earnings season. Does this mean that ...
  57. Davos 2016, Day 1: No Crash, But Robots Are Taking Over

    Lagarde says chill out, Biden wants to rescue the middle class.
  58. How Google & Twitter Compete with Facebook's Instant Articles (FB, GOOG)

    Look at how Facebook's Instant Articles feature works, and how it differs from the new Accelerated Mobile Pages feature from ...
  59. 3 ETF Strategies for Growth in Asia for 2016 (EWY, GMF)

    Learn about potential factors and trends that can shape stock market returns in Asia for 2016 and where investors should ...
  60. Analyzing PepsiCo's Return on Equity (PEP)

    Understand recent trends in PepsiCo's return on equity, the factors that have contributed to its return on equity (ROE), ...
  61. The Top 5 Eaton Vance Funds for Retirement Diversification in 2016 (EV)

    Learn to increase the safety, returns and diversification of your retirement savings by investing in mutual funds from Eaton ...
  62. The Top 5 Health Care Penny Stocks for 2016 (CRIS, GERN)

    Discover why the health care industry is a good play for investors and learn key information about the top five health care ...
  63. Recharacterizing Your IRA Contribution or Roth Conversion

    Learn why you might make such a transaction and find out how to calculate how it will affect you.
  64. An Introduction to Roth IRAs

    Be sure to consider the tax benefits and the eligibility requirements of the Roth IRA.
  65. Building an Emergency Fund

    Do you have enough savings to cover the costs of unforeseen crises? We show you how to plan ahead.
  66. How to Choose a Residential Care Home

    When an elderly loved one needs supervision, a residential care facility can be the closest thing to living at home.
  67. A Retiree Investment Guide to Market Pullbacks

    A six-point list of what to do when the stock market drops, taking your portfolio with it. Rule No. 1: Don't panic.
  68. These Currencies Are The Biggest Losers Of The Stock Downturn

    Here’s a list of the hardest-hit currencies amid the global stock market mayhem.
  69. Bond Ladders: A Bad Idea for Retirees?

    Using a ladder approach may sound smart, but purchasing individual bonds usually means higher costs and less flexibility ...
  70. How to Use a Limited Purpose FSA

    This type of flexible spending account may be used to cover the cost of certain qualified medical expenses with pre-tax dollars; ...
  71. Is Best Buy the Next Circuit City? (BBY)

    Circuit City is a former competitor of Best Buy that failed. Will Best Buy meet the same fate?
  72. 4 Ways to Short China with ETFs

    If the Chinese economy proves to be a house of cards, here are a few ways to trade it.
  73. The Market in 2016: What Schwab Believes

    Schwab believes that central banks have stabilized the global economy and that small returns should be expected in 2016. ...
  74. A Saudi Aramco IPO? Why You Should Steer Clear

    If Saudi Aramco goes public, it will take the investment world by storm and investor interest will pique. Should you follow ...
  75. How Will Walmart Weather the Next Bear Market?

    WMT has historically been a safe place to hide in bear markets. Is this still the case?
  76. The 5 Best Real Estate Lawyers in Manhattan

    Learn about some of the top lawyers practicing residential and commercial real estate law in Manhattan, and read more about ...
  77. 7 Car Buying Mistakes That Cost You Money

    These seven mistakes can have you spending much more than you should on your new car.
  78. Bitcoin Is Dead? Not A Chance

    The price of the digital currency, Bitcoin, fell from around $450 to below $380 late last week following the departure of ...
  79. How to Be a Top Advisor to 401(k) Plan Sponsors

    Serving as an advisor to 401(k) plan sponsors can be a very lucrative niche. Here is what plan sponsors want most from advisors. ...
  80. Investor Info for Internet-Based Tech Startups 

    With all the empty startup hype and vast number of options out there, how do you sift through the noise to find the best ...
  81. How Anheuser-Busch Makes Money (BUD)

    The world's largest brewer enjoys overwhelming market share all over the world, and that market share is expected to rise. ...
  82. How to Help Clients Navigate Pension Payments

    Financial advisors play a key role in helping clients make critical pension decisions. Here are some tips to help clients ...
  83. When to Plan for Retirement Income vs. Savings

    Accumulating a nest egg is the first step in effective retirement planning. The second is making sure you have enough income ...
  84. 2015's Best Alternative ETFs: Should You Invest?

    These three alternative ETFs were top performers in 2015, but does that make them a good bet for 2016?
  85. Are These the Best Stock Buys Right Now?

    The market is volatile but this presents opportunities. Here are a few to consider.
  86. Long-Term Care: How Medicaid Stacks Up

    Clients who think Medicaid is a good option for long-term care usually don't know the rules that come with the process of ...
  87. Picking the Best Insurance Provider for Your Needs

    Whole life insurance can come in different flavors and varieties. Scroll through this list to see which options best suit ...
  88. These ETFs Are Best Bets for Market Volatility

    The market is crashing, but that presents opportunities. Here are some exchange-traded funds that may present some upside ...
  89. The Top 6 Large Cap Alternative Energy Stocks for 2016 (JCI, GE)

    Identify large-cap, alternative energy stocks having the potential to make significant gains as a result of the transnational ...
  90. Tips on Buying a Beach Condo in Puerto Rico

    The island has beautiful beaches, a great climate, tax breaks for American buyers – and a huge debt crisis. Still game? Here ...
  91. Accounting Research Manager: Career Path & Qualifications

    Discover the basic responsibilities of an accounting research manager, the path this career usually takes and the qualifications ...
  92. What are The Best Ways to Save on Moving Costs?

    Because buying a house isn’t cheap, funds might be limited during your move. So, to avoid additional stress, here are seven ...
  93. The Top 5 Large Cap Gold Stocks for 2016 (GG, NEM)

    Read about five large-cap gold stocks for 2016. See how some companies in the sector may be poised for recoveries if gold ...
  94. Top Tips for Managing a Prospective Client Meeting

    These tips are essential when it comes to managing that first meeting with a prospective client.
  95. How Much Rent Can You Afford on $50K a Year?

    Before you go apartment hunting, spend some time calculating a price range that works for you. Here's how.
  96. Lockheed Martin P/E Ratio: A Quick Analysis

    A quick analysis of Lockheed Martin's P/E ratio.
  97. The 4 Best International Equity Index Mutual Funds

    Discover the top four mutual funds that invest in international equities by using a passive investment approach and following ...
  98. Stock and Flow Variables Explained: A Closer Look at Apple

    The difference between stock and flow variables is an essential concept in finance and economics. We illustrate with financial ...
  99. A Brief History of International Trade Agreements

    Since the mercantilist era, world trade has become increasingly multilateral, but since WW2 there has been a definite rise ...
  100. What a GM and Lyft Partnership Means

    The partnership between Lyft and GM could revolutionize the automobile industry.
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