Topics

  1. China's Billionaire Boom Is Picking Up Pace

    China accounted for the majority of newly-minted billionaires during the last three years, with the highest ratio of female ...
  2. Can Trump Kill the Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?

    Getting rid of the AMT would be great for upper-middle class taxpayers.
  3. 401(k) Alternatives for High-Income Earners

    One downside to earning more is a higher tax rate on your 401(k) distributions. Here's how high-earners can minimize that ...
  4. How Your Employer Is Destroying Your Retirement

    What's in a typical workplace 401(k) plan? Often, not a whole lot of good. Here's why.
  5. How to Build Wealth: 10 Rules Backed by Science

    In a sea of bad information, here are 10 wealth-building tips based on facts about the stock market - and on the complex ...
  6. Got a Financial Windfall? Hire the Right Attorney

    Selecting the right attorney will help you protect your assets when you receive a sudden windfall.
  1. How to Retire as a Millionaire Without a 401(k)

    Can you retire as a millionaire without a 401(k) plan? It may not be easy, but it isn't impossible if you know where to invest ...
  2. How Fintech Is Disrupting Wealth Management

    Fintech's disruption of wealth management is good news for advisors who choose to adapt.
  3. An Overview of Itemized Deductions

    President Trump may get rid itemized deductions.
  4. Can Trump Kill the Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?

    Getting rid of the AMT would be great for upper-middle class taxpayers.
  5. How to Build Retirement Income with Annuities

    Annuities may provide an excellent tool when it comes to building income for retirement. Here's why.
  6. Financial Planning for Gen X and Millennials

    Gen X and Gen Y to need to get their finances in order, so here are some tips to get started.
  1. How to Retire as a Millionaire Without a 401(k)

    Can you retire as a millionaire without a 401(k) plan? It may not be easy, but it isn't impossible if you know where to invest ...
  2. What Americans Didn’t Learn from the Last Financial Crisis

    Americans may finally feel better about the economy, but too many are unprepared for the possibility of another financial ...
  3. Top 10 States Where It’s Cheaper to Rent than Own

    Is it cheaper to rent than own? Renting is generally more affordable, and here are the top 10 states in which that is most ...
  4. Ultra-Safe Cars Can Cost More to Insure

    Insurance premiums on cars with advanced safety systems are going up, not down, because all that fancy equipment is pricey ...
  5. Financial Conversations to Have With Your Spouse

    Having these financial conversations with your spouse will ensure you're on the same page.
  6. 5 Apps to Help You Track Your Finances

    Five financial apps that will help you keep tabs on your money.
  1. Central Banks' $13 Trillion Problem

    What does a $13 trillion "taper tantrum" look like? You don't want to know.
  2. Is Twitter Poised for a Turnaround? (TWTR)

    Twitter's stock soared after a favorable earnings report, but is this the start of a long-term turnaround or just a short ...
  3. Russian Stocks Heading Toward Breakout Levels (RSX, RSXJ)

    After strong rallies in 2016, Russian stock ETFs are consolidating and could break out again. (RSX, RSXJ)
  4. Can Chipotle Regain Its Past Glory? (CMG)

    Chipotle beat analyst estimates for revenue and earnings, but the technical picture may be a little more cloudy.
  5. White House Said To Be Mulling Withdrawal from NAFTA

    The White House is considering an order to pull out of NAFTA, according to sources.
  6. Credit Suisse Avoids IPO for Swiss Bank Unit (CS)

    Credit Suisse reported first quarter net income that swung to a profit from losses a year prior.
  1. Opinion: For Credit, ECB Is More Perilous Than Le Pen

    For corporate bonds, Mario Draghi may be more perilous than Marine Le Pen. The dwindling likelihood of far-right, anti-euro ...
  2. Activist ValueAct Says Invested in Private Equity Pioneer KKR

    ValueAct Capital said it has invested in asset management group KKR & Co, as the $16 billion activist investment fund ...
  3. Today's Current Mortgage Rates: April 27, 2017

    Find the current day's mortgage rates offered by Investopedia Partners and learn more about what may impact rates in the ...
  4. Symphony Adds Large Asset Management Clients in Chat Tool Push

    Symphony Communications Services LLC said on Thursday it had added a number of large asset managers as customers including ...
  5. Big Hedge Funds See Assets Shrink - Billion Dollar Club Survey

    Assets managed by the largest hedge funds slipped last year, marking the first calendar year decline since the financial ...
  6. Wealthfront Review 2017: Fees and Investment Facts

    Wealthfront is one of the premier robo-advisors. Here's a breakdown on the brokerage's fees and features.
  1. Former BlackRock Executive Chris Leavy Joins Cannabis Firm

    Cannabis company MedMen said on Thursday Chris Leavy, former BlackRock Inc executive, joined the Los Angeles-based firm as ...
  2. Opinion: For Credit, ECB Is More Perilous Than Le Pen

    For corporate bonds, Mario Draghi may be more perilous than Marine Le Pen. The dwindling likelihood of far-right, anti-euro ...
  3. Activist ValueAct Says Invested in Private Equity Pioneer KKR

    ValueAct Capital said it has invested in asset management group KKR & Co, as the $16 billion activist investment fund ...
  4. Symphony Adds Large Asset Management Clients in Chat Tool Push

    Symphony Communications Services LLC said on Thursday it had added a number of large asset managers as customers including ...
  5. Big Hedge Funds See Assets Shrink - Billion Dollar Club Survey

    Assets managed by the largest hedge funds slipped last year, marking the first calendar year decline since the financial ...
  6. Microsoft Blocks Latest Windows 10 Update

    Microsoft is running into trouble with the latest version, prompted MSFT to block its own update.
  1. Wealthfront Review 2017: Fees and Investment Facts

    Wealthfront is one of the premier robo-advisors. Here's a breakdown on the brokerage's fees and features.
  2. Retirement Savings Tips For 35- To 44-Year-Olds

    Learn how the "sandwich generation" can save for retirement while taking care of their kids and parents.
  3. How to Retire as a Millionaire Without a 401(k)

    Can you retire as a millionaire without a 401(k) plan? It may not be easy, but it isn't impossible if you know where to invest ...
  4. Managing Healthcare Costs in Retirement

    Following these steps can increase your ability to adequately cover retirement healthcare costs.
  5. Will Your Savings Support Your Retirement Lifestyle?

    Protect your retirement savings by planning for lifestyle inflation and longevity risk.
  6. How to Use Tax Mapping to Cut Taxes in Retirement

    Use these tax-mapping moves as part of a long-term plan to reduce taxes in retirement.
  1. Wealthfront Review 2017: Fees and Investment Facts

    Wealthfront is one of the premier robo-advisors. Here's a breakdown on the brokerage's fees and features.
  2. Tesla Auto-Brakes Return After Consumer Reports Rating Cut (TSLA)

    Tesla finally restores automatic emergency braking and blind spot warning software, but not in time to avert criticism from ...
  3. How Fintech Is Disrupting Wealth Management

    Fintech's disruption of wealth management is good news for advisors who choose to adapt.
  4. FCC Chairman Fires Opening Salvo Against Net Neutrality

    Removing Title II regulations and the "general conduct" standards from FCC provisions is on the agenda.
  5. Facebook, Google Dominate as Mobile Ad Spending Hits Record High (GOOG, FB)

    The two tech giants reportedly captured over three-quarters of advertising spend in 2016, in what was a record year for digital ...
  6. Spotify May Be Getting Into Hardware (AAPL, GOOG)

    The music-streaming service has advertised for hardware product development positions.
Hot Definitions
  1. North American Free Trade Agreement - NAFTA

    A regulation implemented on Jan. 1, 1994, that eventually eliminated tariffs to encourage economic activity between the United ...
  2. Agency Theory

    A supposition that explains the relationship between principals and agents in business. Agency theory is concerned with resolving ...
  3. Treasury Bill - T-Bill

    A short-term debt obligation backed by the U.S. government with a maturity of less than one year. T-bills are sold in denominations ...
  4. Index

    A statistical measure of change in an economy or a securities market. In the case of financial markets, an index is a hypothetical ...
  5. Return on Market Value of Equity - ROME

    Return on market value of equity (ROME) is a comparative measure typically used by analysts to identify companies that generate ...
  6. Majority Shareholder

    A person or entity that owns more than 50% of a company's outstanding shares. The majority shareholder is often the founder ...
Trading Center