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  1. Jay Z's New Hustle: His Own Venture Capital Fund

    After some lucrative private investments, Jay Z is now looking to start his own VC fund.
  2. The Best Way to Leave Assets for Non-Spousal Heirs

    Save non-spousal heirs taxes on your estate by moving your assets from a qualified plan.
  3. Timeshares: Dream Vacation or Money Pit?

    This popular real estate product has its advantages, but don't expect to make a profit.
  4. Making Money with Managed Futures Funds

    Managed futures funds can be lucrative, but investors should be wary of incurring hidden costs. Ask for a clear explanation ...
  5. What Is the Most Important Financial Lesson?

    When it comes to learning lessons about your finances, it helps to think about the future.
  6. Warren Buffett Gets a Big Thank You Note from Bill Gates

    Warren Buffett's investment philosophy and deep pockets have helped shape the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
  1. Share Your Future Income for College Tuition?

    As college tuition mounts, the idea of income-sharing agreements is becoming a more viable option for many.
  2. 7 Jobs That Can’t Be Automated

    A recent report says half of the tasks currently performed by humans will one day be replaced by automation, but here are ...
  3. Why Global Risk Is Falling for Investors

    Global risks are falling across the global economy as optimism increases in the U.S., Asia and Europe
  4. Uber's Race to Catch Asian Rivals May Hurt Profits

    Motorcycle Taxis: Since withdrawing from China, Uber has continued to struggle in Asia
  5. The Week Ahead: February 20-24, 2017 (BCS, HSBC)

    Minutes from the Fed's February meeting shouldn't offer too many surprises.
  6. 10 Tips to Boost Credit Scores for Advisors and Clients

    Properly managing credit scores can help get new loans and save a lot of money in the process.
  1. Can a Mortgage Company Change the Terms?

    Buying a home? You'll need this guide on when a mortgage company can change your terms and why various closing costs can ...
  2. 5 Best-Selling Cars Ever

    Here's a list of the best-selling cars of all time.
  3. Planning Your Second Career

    How to find a second career if you want to do more than retire in your later years.
  4. Share Your Future Income for College Tuition?

    As college tuition mounts, the idea of income-sharing agreements is becoming a more viable option for many.
  5. Women Need a Wealth Plan That Fits

    Women need a wealth plan that is tailored to their specific needs, not an off-the-shelf plan
  6. Save More Money to Reduce Financial Stress

    Feeling stressed out about money? Make changes in your spending habits.
  1. Campbell, Smucker Adapt to Changing Tastes (SJM, CBP)

    Food manufacturers like J.M. Smucker and Campbell Soup pivot toward consumer preferences in their own way.
  2. Gravity MIA After Seven Straight Up Weeks for S&P500 (AAPL, MSFT)

    Three quarters of S&P500 stocks are above their 50-day moving averages. Should investors be worried?
  3. Macy's Initiatives Could Send Stock Higher (M)

    Macy's has attracted unusual buying interest despite lower share prices, in anticipation that activist shareholders will ...
  4. Pass On Wal-Mart After Earnings (WMT, AMZN)

    Wal-Mart is trading at a 2-month high after a well-received fourth-quarter earnings report but faces a buzz-saw of resistance ...
  5. FXCM to Rebrand as Global Brokerage Inc. (FXCM, GLBR)

    The beleagured online currency brokerage is hoping a name change will help it regain investor confidence.
  6. Stock Volatility Stays at Historic Low (VXX, XIV)

    Stock volatility has plummeted, causing volatility ETFs to crash in value. There's one exception: A fund that's up nearly ...
  1. JANA Partners Made Massive New Pharma Investments in Q4 (AET, BMY)

    Barry Rosenstein's fund picked up new positions in a variety of pharmaceuticals companies in the fourth quarter of last year.
  2. Top 3 Agriculture ETFs for 2017

    The three largest agriculture ETFs have produced positive returns for the beginning of 2017.
  3. Campbell, Smucker Adapt to Changing Tastes (SJM, CBP)

    Food manufacturers like J.M. Smucker and Campbell Soup pivot toward consumer preferences in their own way.
  4. Kraft Ends $143B Unilever Bid, But Story Not Over

    Following a surge of overseas offers for UK companies post-Brexit, analysts say the pressure is on.
  5. Google and Facebook Run 57% of All Digital Advertising Worldwide (GOOG, FB)

    What does this mean for investors and the rest of the pitiful digital ads ecosystem?
  6. Icahn Leaves Voltari Position But Adds to Hertz (HTZ, HLF)

    The billionaire Carl Icahn sold off his stake in tech company Voltari, according to a recent 13-F.
  1. Trump Meets Retail CEOs, Vows to Cut Regulations

    Although the president did not address the controversy over a proposed border-tax plan.
  2. Campbell, Smucker Adapt to Changing Tastes (SJM, CBP)

    Food manufacturers like J.M. Smucker and Campbell Soup pivot toward consumer preferences in their own way.
  3. Kraft Ends $143B Unilever Bid, But Story Not Over

    Following a surge of overseas offers for UK companies post-Brexit, analysts say the pressure is on.
  4. HP Enterprise’s Q1 Earnings Report: What to Expect

    If the IT giant fails to meet expectations, its stock could slip from its strong rally in 2016.
  5. Gravity MIA After Seven Straight Up Weeks for S&P500 (AAPL, MSFT)

    Three quarters of S&P500 stocks are above their 50-day moving averages. Should investors be worried?
  6. Hasbro's Monopoly Revamps 1930s Game Pieces

    Hasbro's new Monopoly Token Madness Campaign introduces hashtags, emojis as replacements.
  1. Planning Your Second Career

    How to find a second career if you want to do more than retire in your later years.
  2. Women Need a Wealth Plan That Fits

    Women need a wealth plan that is tailored to their specific needs, not an off-the-shelf plan
  3. Thoughts for Those Investing Over the Next 10 Years

    Review your financial plan with lower assumptions to prepare for the worst in the next 10 years.
  4. 7 Counterintuitive Retirement Strategies That Work

    Seven misconceptions about retirement that you should avoid
  5. How Timing Impacts Your Retirement Portfolio Longevity

    It's crucial to have a plan in place to ensure retirement capital lasts.
  6. RMDs: How to Calculate and Make the Most of Them

    When you reach age 70.5 you will have to take required minimum distributions from qualified plans.
  1. Retail Empires Strike Back with Omnichannel Strategies (WMT, AMZN)

    Traditional retailers are working hard to offer a seamless shopping experience in order to better compete online.
  2. Jay Z's New Hustle: His Own Venture Capital Fund

    After some lucrative private investments, Jay Z is now looking to start his own VC fund.
  3. Snapchat Has Big Competition in China

    It would be difficult for the Snapchat app to enter the Chinese market.
  4. 6 Dangerous Moves for First-Time Investors

    First-time investors beware of these potentially disastrous decisions.
  5. Cadre

    Cadre employs a sophisticated platform for users to manage the real estate investment process.
  6. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

    Here's a round-up of the most well-known robo-advisors and what they offer.
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