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  1. Financial Planning Lessons from José Fernández's Untimely Death

    What financial planning lessons can be learned from the untimely passing of Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández?
  2. Mylan’s Sneaky EpiPen Maneuvers (MYL, IMMY)

    Drugmaker Mylan has become a target of criticism in response to claims that it’s engaging in sneaky EpiPen maneuvers to shield ...
  3. Protecting Your Assets from Contingencies

    It really doesn't matter how well you've saved or invested if your assets aren't protected.
  4. The Real Reason Prescription Drug Prices Are So High

    Expensive drugs that don’t have affordable alternatives or generic equivalents are a serious concern today. So why are prescription ...
  5. Commuters: Here's What Traffic Jams Cost You

    If you think sitting in traffic is annoying, wait until you see how much it’s costing you per year.
  6. Book Runner

    The main underwriter or lead manager in the issuance of new equity, debt or securities instruments. In investment banking, ...
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  1. Can’t Make Mortgage Payments? These Programs Could Help

    If you can't make your mortgage payments, there are a number of programs designed to help you get back on your financial ...
  2. Easiest and Hardest Cities for Getting a Mortgage

    Since the housing market crash of 2007, tight credit has made it harder to finance a home. Here are the 5 easiest and hardest ...
  3. 5 Ways to Get Maximum Student Financial Aid

    Getting the best possible package for a college fund depends on minimizing assets and maximizing the energy you use to find ...
  4. You Can Now File the FAFSA Starting Oct. 1

    New rules to simplify the FAFSA application process let you apply for college financial aid three months earlier and use ...
  5. How to Make Credit Card Rewards Worth It

    Credit card rewards may make the price of a premium card worth it, but only if you spend enough. Be sure to do the math before ...
  6. When Are Mortgage Lenders Better Than Banks?

    Individuals seeking a mortgage loan should consider factors or circumstances that may make a mortgage lender a better choice ...
  1. What You Don’t Know About Cybersecurity Can Hurt You

    Cybersecurity incidents are on the rise—advisors that fail to address underlying issues could face a variety of regulatory ...
  2. How Advisors Can Analyze Website Traffic with Google Analytics

    Google Analytics is a free tool that advisors can use to monitoring website traffic and improving digital marketing efforts. ...
  3. 5 Secrets for Generating More Creative Business Ideas

    It takes a lot of small creative business ideas to arrive at one big idea. Promote originality in business by thinking like ...
  4. Preparing for Succession: Retirement Advice for Advisors

    Financial Advisor Kathy Hauer gives her advice on how FAs can prepare for retirement.
  5. SpaceX's Disaster Could Be Cubesats' Selling Point

    The SpaceX explosion is likely to push a shaken industry to use smaller, cheaper satellites.
  6. Top 4 Health Insurance Providers for Entrepreneurs (UNH)

    If you are self-employed or starting a small business, four health insurers provide solid options for coverage aimed at entrepreneurs ...
  1. Tale of Two Charities: Trump's Helps Trump, the Clintons' Is the Real Deal

    The facts speak for themselves: The Clintons have been quite literally a thousand times more charitable than The Donald.
  2. Clinton Wants 65% Top Estate Tax Rate, Trump Wants Repeal

    As Clinton adopts an estate tax rise advocated by Bernie Sanders, Trump promises to eliminate the "death tax," though exactly ...
  3. U.K. Considers Tough Regs on ‘Tax Avoidance Enablers’

    What might seem like normal tax advice in the U.S. could result in stiff penalties for accountants and financial planners ...
  4. Selling Employee Stock Purchase Plan Shares

    An in-depth look at how qualified sales of employee stock purchase plan shares work, and the tax consequences under different ...
  5. Irish Government Supports Apple Amid EU Tax Probe (AAPL)

    Irish government said it will launch an appeal on Apple's behalf against the European Commission's ruling that Apple owes ...
  6. ‘Retired’ Too Soon? How to Reenter the Workforce After 50

    Here's what you need to know to survive financially and reenter the workforce when you're over 50 and a layoff has forced ...
  1. Easiest and Hardest Cities for Getting a Mortgage

    Since the housing market crash of 2007, tight credit has made it harder to finance a home. Here are the 5 easiest and hardest ...
  2. When Are Mortgage Lenders Better Than Banks?

    Individuals seeking a mortgage loan should consider factors or circumstances that may make a mortgage lender a better choice ...
  3. What Is the True Cost of Owning a Home?

    Buying a home is part of the American dream. But what happens when you add up all the costs associated with buying a home?
  4. First-Time Homebuyer's Guide

    Buying a home for the first time can seem daunting. Learn the buying process & what to watch out for in order to be a ...
  5. Rent-To-Own Homes: How The Process Works

    Sometimes there is an alternative way to buy a home: a rent-to-own agreement, also called lease option or lease-to-own. Lease ...
  6. Analysts See LendingTree Stalling (TREE)

    Analysts are growing increasingly cautious over LendingTree Inc.’s future.
  1. Why Create a Financial Plan?

    Tom Zgainer of America's Best 401k explains why investors should create a financial plan.
  2. 4 Financial Tips for the Sandwich Generation

    The squeeze of supporting kids and aging parents calls for sandwich generation tips for long-term planning, sharing responsibilities ...
  3. 5 Ways to Get Maximum Student Financial Aid

    Getting the best possible package for a college fund depends on minimizing assets and maximizing the energy you use to find ...
  4. You Can Now File the FAFSA Starting Oct. 1

    New rules to simplify the FAFSA application process let you apply for college financial aid three months earlier and use ...
  5. How to Calculate What You Need for Retirement

    You might not be able to predict all the variables that impact retirement planning, but there are tools to help make simple ...
  6. Cash Flow: The Secret to Organizing Your Finances

    A careful analysis of cash flow and spending are two crucial steps toward forming a realistic savings or retirement plan. ...
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  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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