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  1. 4 Reasons Why Americans Retire in the Dominican Republic

    The Dominican Republic is particularly hospitable to retirees and worth investigating ...
  2. A Look at Vanguard's Global Dividend ETFs (VYMI)

    Global dividend ETFs offer competitive yields. Here are two from Vanguard to consider. ...
  3. Should Advisors Care About BRICS in 2016?

    Should advisors look to the BRICS countries as an investment alternative in 2016?
  4. Interested in Investing in Europe? Eye These ETFs

    Want exposure to the European markets? Check out these ETFs.
  5. Smart Beta ETFs and Market Timing: The Lowdown

    Smart beta ETFs are all the rage, but before investing in them, investors and their ...
  6. How to Plan Financially for an Active Retirement

    Contrary to popular belief retirement doesn't always mean downsizing and slowing ...
  1. (FTIBX, AIBRX) 3 Expensive Mutual Funds Worth Your While

    Find out why these three funds with high management expense ratios may still be worth ...
  2. 3 Consistent Mutual Funds

    Learn about mutual funds with longtime portfolio managers. See how investors prefer ...
  3. (DODBX) Dodge & Cox: Mutual Fund With Both Stocks & Bonds

    Discover how implementing bond exposure with equity exposure helps lead to outperformance ...
  4. (SGENX) First Eagle: Mutual Fund With Both Stocks & Bonds

    Evaluate the composition of the First Eagle Global Fund, and study how the fund's ...
  5. 3 Value Stocks That Mutual Funds Are Overestimating

    Learn why Goldman Sachs concludes that most mutual funds perform more poorly than ...
  6. Is China Joining the Plunge Protection Team?

    Learn why official measurements may understate the true amount of credit creation ...
  1. Why It's a Great Time to Launch an Advisory Firm

    The time is ripe to be a young financial advisor. Here's why.
  2. Top 4 Biggest Myths About the Super Rich

    Here are some of the most common misconceptions about how the ultra rich accumulated ...
  3. Risk Tolerance: Why Advisors, Investors Mess It Up

    Quantifying the amount of risk that a client is willing to take can be a deceptively ...
  4. How to Deal With the Retirement Pinch

    Retirees find themselves in a difficult situation in today’s economy, faced with ...
  5. Why RIAs Are Enjoying Unprecedented Growth

    Being an advisor can mean having a long and fruitful career, especially with compensation ...
  6. Top Social Security Tips for Government Employees

    Government employees have special issues to consider when it comes to computing Social ...
  1. 4 Reasons Why Americans Retire in the Dominican Republic

    The Dominican Republic is particularly hospitable to retirees and worth investigating ...
  2. How to Plan Financially for an Active Retirement

    Contrary to popular belief retirement doesn't always mean downsizing and slowing ...
  3. Will You Be Able to Retire by Age 70?

    A perfect storm of factors means that Americans are retiring later than ever. Is ...
  4. 4 Ways Financial Plans Get Derailed

    A financial plan is useless if it never gets put to use. Here are four things to ...
  5. How to Grow Your Business with Donation Strategies

    Advisors who offer clients expertise in how to charitably donate will likely build ...
  6. How to Advise Business Owners Looking to Retire

    Here are some things to be aware of when advising business owners looking to retire.
  1. What the Brexit Means to Near-Retirees

    Brexit-spurred economic uncertainty and added volatility comes at an inopportune ...
  2. Why Advisors Ignore Most Marketing Pitches

    Advisors are busy folks and as such, they aren't easily swayed to read marketing ...
  3. Evaluating Target Date Funds Just Got Easier

    The wave of target date funds has caught the eye of the DoL, which has issued guidelines ...
  4. The Best Robo-Advisors for Your Advisory Practice

    Robo-advisors targeting financial advisors aim to free up their human counterparts ...
  5. How to Explain Portfolio Rebalancing to Clients

    Here are some of the best ways to explain the concept of rebalancing to clients and ...
  6. How to Advise Business Owners Looking to Retire

    Here are some things to be aware of when advising business owners looking to retire.
  1. Evaluating Target Date Funds Just Got Easier

    The wave of target date funds has caught the eye of the DoL, which has issued guidelines ...
  2. The Best Robo-Advisors for Your Advisory Practice

    Robo-advisors targeting financial advisors aim to free up their human counterparts ...
  3. How the FPA's New Planner Search Will Help Advisors

    The FPA recently launched a new redesign aimed at making it easier for consumers ...
  4. The 5 Best CRM Services for Financial Advisors

    CRM solutions have become an invaluable tool for advisors as competition from robo-advisors ...
  5. Ellevest: How This New Robo-Advisor Stacks Up

    Many investors have long anticipated the launch of Ellevest, a women-focused robo-advisor. ...
  6. How to Grow Your Advisory Biz with Dashboarding

    Here's how advisors can leverage dashboards to consolidate information and mine it ...
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