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  1. Personal Finance 101: Your Most Valuable Asset

    Personal finances aren’t just about saving and investing - they're about developing your human potential throughout your ...
  2. How Reddit Makes Money

    Reddit, the self-proclaimed “Front Page of the Internet,” celebrated its tenth anniversary last year. How does the website ...
  3. Why Did Warren Buffett Make a Big Bet on Airlines? (KHC, WFC)

    According to Berkshire Hathaway's 13F for Q3, Warren Buffett initiated positions in all four major airline companies last ...
  4. How to Find a Financial Advisor / Planner

    How should you go about finding the right financial advisor? The first step is to figure out what sort of professional help ...
  5. The U.S. Adds 1,700 Millionaires Per Day: Study

    There are about 1,700 millionaires being made each day in the U.S., a new study shows.
  6. The Youngest Self-Made Billionaire? Stripe's John Collison

    Collison, who founded the payments company with his older brother Patrick, is worth about $1.1 billion.
  1. Top 5 Companies in Telemedicine

    Telemedicine companies are seeing a surge in popularity.
  2. Seniors See the End of Social Security File and Suspend as a Benefit Cut

    Many seniors see the end of two Social Security claiming strategy loopholes as unnecessary benefit cuts.
  3. How Insurers Can Benefit From Smart Technology

    Smart technology promises to bring major change to the way that insurers monitor and protect their customers.
  4. Advisors: 5 Things Your Blog Must Get Right

    What makes good content for financial advisor blogs? Here are some tips for turning out quality and engaging words.
  5. Why the Best Bet Is to Be Ready for the Fiduciary Rule

    Despite the opposition it faces, advisors should still plan to comply with the fiduciary rule. Here's why.
  6. Trump's Tax Cuts Not Just for Wealthy: Mnuchin

    Trump’s new Treasury secretary says tax cuts will benefit the middle class more than the wealthy.
  1. Holiday Sales May Be Not So Merry for Retailers (AMZN, WMT)

    U.S. retailers are likely to post meager profits during the holiday season, new numbers indicate from the National Retail ...
  2. War Over "Too Big to Fail" Continues (RIF, CIT)

    Under new legislation, banks will no longer be designated as "too big to fail" just because they control assets of $50 billion ...
  3. Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)

    Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) is an EU regulation that applies to hedge funds, private equity funds ...
  4. Why the Best Bet Is to Be Ready for the Fiduciary Rule

    Despite the opposition it faces, advisors should still plan to comply with the fiduciary rule. Here's why.
  5. United Heads to Canadian Federal Court (UAL)

    United is suing a complaint website over the use of its name and logo.
  6. Can the New Reverse Mortgage Boost Retirement Income?

    A reverse mortgage is a financial tool that can increase the chances of a successful retirement, if used properly. Here's ...
  1. The Week Ahead: December 5-9, 2016

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigns as voters reject referendum.
  2. Enterprise Drops Despite Strong Fundamentals (EPD)

    EPD has been in a downward trend since July. As other energy stocks rose on news of OPEC’s agreement to cap production, EPD ...
  3. Rising Oil Prices Are Lifting Atwood Stock (ATW)

    Offshore drillers have suffered the most from depressed oil prices. Will rising prices rescue ATW?
  4. Stocks Give Up Some Gains as Traders Lock in Profit (SPY, DIA)

    The major market indexes moved significantly lower over the past week.
  5. Groupon Heading for a Relapse After Strong 2016 (GRPN)

    Shares of Groupon are up 21% year-to-date, but a technical and fundamental breakdown of late points to increased downside ...
  6. Investors Mull Buying EOG Resources Stock (EOG)

    EOG seems to be maintaining its breakout, so investors who want in could buy in on the dips.
  1. CNN's Plans for Video-Sharing Startup Beme (TWX, DIS)

    In an effort of lure in the millennial audience, Time Warner cable news network CNN has acquired video-sharing startup Beme.
  2. Why Apple, Not Sirius, Should Acquire Pandora (AAPL, P)

    Not only would Pandora boost Apple Music, Pandora would also immediately help Apple put a major dent in market leader Spotify. ...
  3. Square Stock Upgraded by Deutsche Bank (SQ, TWTR)

    Square stock surged as much as 4.4% Friday on almost twice its normal volume after receiving a strong endorsement by analysts ...
  4. American Express Price Target Cut at Nomura (AXP)

    Despite what continues to be an impressive turnaround, not everyone is comfortable with the direction American Express is ...
  5. Assessing Herbalife After 13.5% One-Month Decline (HLF)

    Despite the gloomy outlook, analysts are not ready to give up on the company.
  6. General Motors Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (GM)

    General Motors will send its dividend payment on Dec. 22 to shareholders of record as of Dec. 7.
  1. CNN's Plans for Video-Sharing Startup Beme (TWX, DIS)

    In an effort of lure in the millennial audience, Time Warner cable news network CNN has acquired video-sharing startup Beme.
  2. Why Apple, Not Sirius, Should Acquire Pandora (AAPL, P)

    Not only would Pandora boost Apple Music, Pandora would also immediately help Apple put a major dent in market leader Spotify. ...
  3. Square Stock Upgraded by Deutsche Bank (SQ, TWTR)

    Square stock surged as much as 4.4% Friday on almost twice its normal volume after receiving a strong endorsement by analysts ...
  4. American Express Price Target Cut at Nomura (AXP)

    Despite what continues to be an impressive turnaround, not everyone is comfortable with the direction American Express is ...
  5. Assessing Herbalife After 13.5% One-Month Decline (HLF)

    Despite the gloomy outlook, analysts are not ready to give up on the company.
  6. General Motors Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (GM)

    General Motors will send its dividend payment on Dec. 22 to shareholders of record as of Dec. 7.
  1. The Best Retirement Plans for Millennials

    Retirement is decades away, but if you make yourself start saving even a little now, all that time can make your money grow ...
  2. Retirement and Depression: 6 Ways to Overcome It

    The secret to avoiding depression in retirement is to replace the social connections, steady routine and sense of purpose ...
  3. Why Future Retirees Will Need Over $1 Million to Retire

    The answer in one word: inflation.
  4. Seniors See the End of Social Security File and Suspend as a Benefit Cut

    Many seniors see the end of two Social Security claiming strategy loopholes as unnecessary benefit cuts.
  5. Can the New Reverse Mortgage Boost Retirement Income?

    A reverse mortgage is a financial tool that can increase the chances of a successful retirement, if used properly. Here's ...
  6. How to Retire Early Like Barack Obama & Derek Jeter

    If you hope to retire early, why not take a page from these celebrity playbooks?
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