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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. 10 Tax Deductions & Benefits for the Self-Employed

    Running your own business has both personal and financial perks.
  2. Mobile Banking: How Big Banks are Innovating With Fintech

    Here's how big banks are keeping up with fintech start-ups by launching their own mobile app offerings.
  3. Many 401(k) Plans Are Outdated: GAO Report

    A recent GAO report indicates that many 401(k) plans are still clinging to archaic rules that hinder plan participants’ ability ...
  4. Why Goals-Based Investing Deserves Your Attention

    Advisors need to be willing to make changes in their management styles and other business practices to stay current and relevant ...
  5. Expect Big Capital Gains from These Funds in 2016

    Investors in actively-managed mutual funds should be prepared for big capital gains in 2016 and the tax hit that comes with ...
  6. Advisors to Up Tech, Compliance Spending in 2017

    Many advisors plan to spend more on technology, compliance and marketing in 2017, according to a recent survey.
  1. 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 ...
  2. BillGuard (Prosper Daily) vs. LifeLock: Do They Make Credit Cards Safer?

    If you’re looking for identity-theft protection, it’s been BillGuard vs. LifeLock. So which of these two apps is best for ...
  3. 6 Holiday Home Repairs and How Much They Cost

    If you're going to make repairs before your guests arrive for visits over the holiday season, it's best to know where to ...
  4. The Automatic Millionaire: PAGES

    Entrepreneur and top model Jessica Perez tells Investopedia why David Bach's "The Automatic Millionaire" is her favorite ...
  5. Start Budgeting and Take Control of Your Cash Flow

    Track your everyday spending to make better choices and reach your long-term financial goals.
  6. Mortgage Pre-Approval: Understanding The Process

    Understand the mortgage pre-approval process and why getting a pre-approved mortgage is important for would-be homeowners. ...
  1. Could Italy’s Referendum End the Euro? (EWI)

    Italy will hold a constitutional referendum this weekend, but some say it is really a vote on the Eurozone
  2. Sustainable Value: My Favorite Term

    Cable exec Leo Hindery shares his favorite financial term.
  3. 3 Tech Stocks To Buy For The Bounce (MSFT, TXN)

    Big tech has been sold aggressively in recent weeks but a handful of components have held up exceptional well and could lead ...
  4. Halliburton A Better Buy Than Schlumberger (HAL, SLB)

    Both oil services giants should gain ground into 2017 but Halliburton has carved a much stronger technical pattern.
  5. A Strategy for Investing in Comstock (CRK)

    CRK did not break out dramatically like some energy stocks when OPEC announced production limits, but this could be good ...
  6. Marathon, Devon, WPX Break Out and Fall (MRO, DVN)

    In a rare bit of synchronization, Marathon, Devon and WPX flashed identical warnings on their charts. Then they broke out ...
  1. How Starbucks Makes Money (SBUX)

    Starbucks chief Howard Schultz is stepping down after 30 years as CEO; we take a closer look at this well-caffeinated American ...
  2. Peak Oil

    A hypothetical date referring to the world's peak crude oil production, whereby following this day, production rates will ...
  3. Macau Gross Gaming Revenue Jumps, Again (MGM, LVS)

    This is a positive sign for the casino resort industry in an area that was having past difficulty.
  4. Teleflex to Buy Vascular Solutions for $1B (TFX)

    Medical device maker Vascular Solutions finds a timely buyer, after its CEO was found not guilty in a criminal lawsuit.
  5. New 3D Player Emerges From Latin Am. (DDD, SSYS)

    The Buenos Aires, Argentina-based 3D printing maker bets its success in the region on the lack of competition in the retail ...
  6. Gap November Comps: Good News or Bad News? (GPS)

    Comps are arguably the most important retail metric especially during the busiest shopping season of the year.
  1. How Starbucks Makes Money (SBUX)

    Starbucks chief Howard Schultz is stepping down after 30 years as CEO; we take a closer look at this well-caffeinated American ...
  2. Macau Gross Gaming Revenue Jumps, Again (MGM, LVS)

    This is a positive sign for the casino resort industry in an area that was having past difficulty.
  3. Teleflex to Buy Vascular Solutions for $1B (TFX)

    Medical device maker Vascular Solutions finds a timely buyer, after its CEO was found not guilty in a criminal lawsuit.
  4. New 3D Player Emerges From Latin Am. (DDD, SSYS)

    The Buenos Aires, Argentina-based 3D printing maker bets its success in the region on the lack of competition in the retail ...
  5. Gap November Comps: Good News or Bad News? (GPS)

    Comps are arguably the most important retail metric especially during the busiest shopping season of the year.
  6. MGM National Harbor's Important Feature (MGM)

    MGM National Harbor will open on December 8, and it will include a nod to nature.
  1. 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 ...
  2. How to Retire Early Like Barack Obama & Derek Jeter

    If you hope to retire early—while following your passions and keeping your cashflow going strong—why not take a page from ...
  3. Why Quality Health Care Access in Retirement Matters

    When deciding where to retire, be sure to consider the health care available in the area.
  4. Many 401(k) Plans Are Outdated: GAO Report

    A recent GAO report indicates that many 401(k) plans are still clinging to archaic rules that hinder plan participants’ ability ...
  5. Why are IRA, Roth IRAs and 401(k) contributions limited?

    Find out why contributions to IRA, Roth IRA and 401(k) retirement savings plans are limited by the IRS, including what the ...
  6. PBGC to Start Reuniting Lost 401(k)s With Owners

    The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation will extend its program to recover lost pension plans to include defined contribution ...
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