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  1. Tepid Third Quarter Results Could Provide Value

    Bed, Bath and Beyond recently turned in lackluster third quarter results which compounds additional, recent tepid results. ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. Building an Emergency Fund

    Do you have enough savings to cover the costs of unforeseen crises? We show you how to plan ahead.
  4. 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?
  5. 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?
  6. 7 Car Buying Mistakes That Cost You Money

    These seven mistakes can have you spending much more than you should on your new car.
  7. 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 ...
  8. What a GM and Lyft Partnership Means

    The partnership between Lyft and GM could revolutionize the automobile industry.
  9. Is Apple a Threat to Tesla's Electric Car? (TSLA, AAPL)

    Look at Apple's plans to develop and build an electric car by 2019, and how that will impact Tesla's electric car, which ...
  10. Best US Equity Sector Since Market Peak October 2007

    Find out about the best U.S. equity sectors since market peak in October 2007, how they became the best and what may happen ...
  11. How Does Zola Work and Make Money?

    Learn how the online retailer startup Zola is bringing the wedding registry industry into the 21st century with a vast array ...
  12. Consumer Defensive Stocks: Are These 2016's Best?

    These eight consumer defensive stocks meet strict objective parameters for top-tier investment potential in 2016.
  13. Self-Driving Cars: Get Ready For A Major Shift

    The popular use of self-driving cars will cause some sectors to grow, will make some shrink or disappear, and will cause ...
  14. 4 Financial Fitness Tips for 30-Somethings

    When it comes to investing, your retirement plan could be considered the core of your financial well-being. Here we tell ...
  15. Talking to Your Kids About Your Retirement

    Having a frank conversation with your adult children is a good way to manage their expectations about future help from you. ...
  16. The Top 12 Weirdest Scholarships Available

    Cut your college expenses drastically by winning one of these off-the-wall scholarships.
  17. Characteristics of the Ultra Wealthy

    Ultra-high net worth individuals have certain characteristics in common, such as education, gender, age, industry, and even ...
  18. 5 Ways Technology Will Change Your Finances in 2016

    In the year to come, as billions join the online marketplace, FinTech will see continued growth and innovation which democratizes ...
  19. Power of Attorney: When It's Critical to Get One

    "The sooner the better" is the usual answer.
  20. Automaker Stocks: Are These 2016's Best?

    Auto sales have been on fire, but auto stocks have not. What is 2016 likely to hold?
  21. The Best US Equity Sector Since Market Low in March 2009

    Learn about the best U.S. equity sectors since market low in March 2009 and understand how they have achieved the best returns ...
  22. 5 Best iPhone Finance Apps for 2016

    Discover the best and latest iPhone apps available in the personal finance category for 2016, offering everything from basic ...
  23. Consumer Cyclical Stocks: Are These 2016's Best?

    Finding stock winners in 2016 isn't going to be easy, especially consumer cyclical stocks. But these stocks might buck the ...
  24. Understanding How Oil Companies Pay Taxes

    Read about how big oil corporations pay taxes, and learn about tax exemptions and the option to defer. Discover the argument ...
  25. Apple's 3 Key Financial Ratios (AAPL)

    Find out that even for Apple, not every financial ratio reveals all things positive, and how a particular ratio may point ...
  26. How Does the Volkswagen Scandal Affect GM? (GM, VOW.DE)

    Monitor the reaction of Chinese consumers to the Volkswagen emissions scandal. It could significantly boost the market share ...
  27. 3 Ways to Get Comfortable with Investing This Year

    This New Year begins, turn a fresh page on your relationship with investing and make a pledge to do a few things that will ...
  28. How To Lend Money To Family And Not Regret It

    Denying a family member’s request for a loan is hard to do, and not too common.
  29. 3 Alternative Ways To Save for College

    The cost of college is skyrocketing at a time of record student loan debt. But there are ways to earn a college degree without ...
  30. Work or Staying at Home: You Still Need a Plan

    A great deal of the econonmic engine is fueled by stay-at-home parents. Their financial needs matter as much as anyone. Here's ...
  31. Self-Driving Cars: A Good Investment?

    Will self-driving cars act as an upside catalyst for these companies?
  32. 529 Plan Contribution Limits in 2016

    Learn about the contribution and account balance limits on 529 plan accounts and discover how these contribution limits differ ...
  33. How to Best Use Health Saving Accounts

    Health savings accounts' hidden bonus: they double as retirement accounts.
  34. Are These the Top 5 Retail Stocks of 2016?

    Retail hasn't been a hot sector, but these five retail names have the potential to stay hot in 2016.
  35. How 529s Can Hurt Grandparents

    529 savings plan are a great way to save for a college education. But when grandparents open the account, in some cases it ...
  36. When a $9,701 Cup of Coffee is a Bargain

    We seldom think of our spending in bulk. For example, we don’t think how much our house costs, we think about how much our ...
  37. Rising Prices: Inflation or Quality Improvements?

    Price indices are used to measure inflation, but qualitative improvements in products complicates attempts to isolate the ...
  38. Top Estate Planning Beneficiary Mistakes to Avoid

    Asset transfer can be fraught with twists, but adhering to a few practical procedures can go a long way in navigating these ...
  39. How to Lower Refinance Closing Costs

    Refinancing a mortgage can save you money but it isn't free. There are closing costs associated with a refinance and how ...
  40. Procter & Gamble's 3 Key Financial Ratios (PG)

    Understand how sales growth has become a bigger challenge for Procter & Gamble and what impact it has on the company's profitability ...
  41. Are the Retail ETFs XRT and RTH a Good Buy Now?

    These two ETFs offer diversification in the retail sector. But are they a good buy right now?
  42. 4 Reasons Estate Planning Is So Important

    Estate planning isn't fun, but without it, there can be devastating consequences.
  43. Top 10 Investopedia Personal Finance Stories of 2015

    Every year is the year to start saving money, and 2015 was no different.
  44. Lose 10 Pounds Of Overspending

    Bad spending habits are not always obvious. What could you be doing to ensure that your money's going where it should?
  45. PGX: PowerShares Preferred ETF

    Read an in-depth analysis of the PowerShares Preferred ETF, a preferred share-based ETF that focuses on generating investor ...
  46. Hipmunk Plans to Outperform Hotel and Flight Competitors

    Hipmunk's easy-to-use, comprehensive search platform appeals to a tech-savvy generation looking for personalized advice and ...
  47. Toyota Stock: A Dividend Analysis (TM)

    Learn about Toyota Motor Corporation, its dividend policy, its historic dividend yield in comparison to the company's competitors ...
  48. Which Restaurant Chains Will Outperform in 2016? (MCD, YUM)

    Broad trading ranges in major restaurant chains could yield 2016 trend advances, offering profitable long-side positioning. ...
  49. 5 Best iPhone Personal Budgeting Apps for 2016

    Discover the top five most popular and useful apps for personal finance, money management and budgeting available for iPhone ...
  50. How Much Cash to Keep in the Bank

    Everyone has an opinion on how much money you should keep in the bank, but it depends on your situation.
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    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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