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  1. Put Dividends to Work in Your Portfolio

    Find out how a company can put its profits directly into your hands.
  2. Salary Secrets: What is Considered a Big Raise?

    A 4 percent pay increase may not sound huge, but it's actually better than most.
  3. Who is Nelson Peltz?

    One of the most successful activist investors in the financial world, Nelson Peltz has bought out under-performing companies ...
  4. Top 25 Broker-Dealer Firms for 2017

    These are the top 25 broker-dealer firms based on assets under management.
  5. How Vanguard Dominates the Mutual Fund Industry

    Mutual fund giant Vanguard grew to $4.2 trillion in assets under management with its tried and true approach to index investing ...
  6. 3 Often Overlooked Areas of Financial Risk

    Here are three areas of risk many successful executives often overlook.
  1. Tech Sector Breakout Continues, but Stocks Are Mixed

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  2. Student Loan Interest Deduction

    Student Loan Interest Deduction is a tax deduction for interest paid on higher education loans during the tax year in the ...
  3. Visa Stock Hits $100 but Fails to Break Out From Resistance

    Visa shares reached $100 for the first time, but with 28% year-to-date performance, there are signs of hesitation among traders.
  4. eBay Stock Falls to Support After Mediocre Quarter

    eBay stock fell after a lackluster quarter, but the overall trend is bullish as long as it stays above key support.
  5. Anthony Scaramucci

    A look at the career and political background of Trump advisor and White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci.
  6. Buying an Advisory Practice? These Tips Will Help You Get it Right

    Before purchasing a financial advisory practice, ensure due diligence is done and that you understand the business and culture ...
  1. Find the Best Senior Discounts

    First, Social Security rose a measly 0.3%. Now, the national parks lifetime pass is going up 8 times. Yet another reason ...
  2. Student Loan Interest Deduction

    Student Loan Interest Deduction is a tax deduction for interest paid on higher education loans during the tax year in the ...
  3. Women in Finance

    Investopedia speaks with some of the leading women in finance, covering their careers, influences and lessons learned along ...
  4. Buying an Advisory Practice? These Tips Will Help You Get it Right

    Before purchasing a financial advisory practice, ensure due diligence is done and that you understand the business and culture ...
  5. Tips for Advisors Who Retire & Sell Their Practice

    Many financial advisors are leading a practice without ideas about how it will continue after they retire. Here are a few ...
  6. The Top 4 General Electric Shareholders (GE)

    Pay attention to whether the amount of stock awarded to General Electric’s largest shareholders provides a hint about the ...
  1. Mastering Short-Term Trading

    The ultimate goal for any strategy is keeping your losses at a minimum and your profits at a maximum.
  2. Tech Sector Breakout Continues, but Stocks Are Mixed

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  3. Visa Stock Hits $100 but Fails to Break Out From Resistance

    Visa shares reached $100 for the first time, but with 28% year-to-date performance, there are signs of hesitation among traders.
  4. eBay Stock Falls to Support After Mediocre Quarter

    eBay stock fell after a lackluster quarter, but the overall trend is bullish as long as it stays above key support.
  5. Dollar Slumps Anew, World Stock Rally Stalls

    The U.S. dollar sank to its lowest in more than a year against key world currencies on Friday as investors assessed comments ...
  6. Microsoft Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    Microsoft stock sold off after strong quarterly results, but low volatility should keep a lid on selling pressure if the ...
  1. India's Delhi Government Tells Philip Morris to Remove All Ads

    The state government in India's capital told Philip Morris International Inc and other tobacco companies on Saturday to remove ...
  2. Opel Defends Inclusion of Employee Leases in Sales Data

    German carmaker Opel, which is being bought by French rival PSA Group from General Motors, said on Saturday that its sales ...
  3. Pot Stock Winners of the Week

    It was another banner week for pot stocks, but these names in particular stood out.
  4. Australian Man Dies in Faulty Air Bag Crash

    An Australian man who died in a Sydney car crash may be the 18th death linked to faulty Takata air bags, after police said ...
  5. Japan's Bazaar App Mercari Applies for IPO -Nikkei

    Japanese peer-to-peer marketplace app operator Mercari has applied to list its shares with the Tokyo Stock Exchange, which ...
  6. CenturyLink CEO Says Disagrees With Minnesota Claims

    The chief executive of CenturyLink Inc said he disagrees with claims made by the Minnesota Attorney General of not cooperating ...
  1. India's Delhi Government Tells Philip Morris to Remove All Ads

    The state government in India's capital told Philip Morris International Inc and other tobacco companies on Saturday to remove ...
  2. Opel Defends Inclusion of Employee Leases in Sales Data

    German carmaker Opel, which is being bought by French rival PSA Group from General Motors, said on Saturday that its sales ...
  3. Pot Stock Winners of the Week

    It was another banner week for pot stocks, but these names in particular stood out.
  4. Australian Man Dies in Faulty Air Bag Crash

    An Australian man who died in a Sydney car crash may be the 18th death linked to faulty Takata air bags, after police said ...
  5. Japan's Bazaar App Mercari Applies for IPO -Nikkei

    Japanese peer-to-peer marketplace app operator Mercari has applied to list its shares with the Tokyo Stock Exchange, which ...
  6. CenturyLink CEO Says Disagrees With Minnesota Claims

    The chief executive of CenturyLink Inc said he disagrees with claims made by the Minnesota Attorney General of not cooperating ...
  1. Find the Best Senior Discounts

    First, Social Security rose a measly 0.3%. Now, the national parks lifetime pass is going up 8 times. Yet another reason ...
  2. Tips for Advisors Who Retire & Sell Their Practice

    Many financial advisors are leading a practice without ideas about how it will continue after they retire. Here are a few ...
  3. Top Retirement Strategies for Government Employees

    Government employees don't receive Social Security and 401(k)s for their government work. Learn about other tools to plan ...
  4. Don't Miss This Retirement Tax-Saving Window

    Many retirement planners view the years between age 59½ and 70½ as a “sweet spot” for their clients’ taxes. Here’s why and ...
  5. 7 Retirement Activities That Are Affordable

    Learn about seven fun and stimulating retirement activities that cost little or no money but may even provide opportunities ...
  6. 7 Tips for Choosing the Right Estate Executor

    Use these seven steps to select the right executor for your estate.
  1. Amazon Blamed for Japan's Deflation Problem

    The e-commerce giant is said to have triggered fierce competition between online and offline retailers by driving down retail ...
  2. Launch Dates for These New Cryptocurrency ITOs Have Been Announced

    ITOs, or Initial Token Offerings, are comparable to ICOs, and this is how virtual currency tokens get released.
  3. 'Dean of Valuation' Believes Cryptocurrencies Are Replacing Gold

    A professor at NYU's Stern School of Business says digital currencies will compete with fiat currencies.
  4. AMD and Nvidia Could Fall On Cryptocurrency Trend

    Advanced Micro and Nvidia have benefited from the cryptocurrency trend, but is trouble lurking ahead?
  5. Could Litecoin Be a Better Investment Than Bitcoin?

    Bitcoin is the undisputed leader of cryptocurrencies, but others are posing serious challenges to its status.
  6. Is the 'Bitcoin War' Imminent?

    Last weekend's cryptocurrency slump stemmed from fears of a possible Bitcoin split, but this week's recovery offers hope.
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