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  1. Icahn Will Assume Ownership of Federal-Mogul (FDML)

    The back-and-forth between billionaire Icahn and the auto parts maker will result in his assuming full ownership.
  2. Lawyers Concerned About Buffett Deal With AIG (AIG)

    The broader implications of the risk transfer deal on the insurance industry in the United States are unclear.
  3. How Investing in ‘Turnkey’ Property Works

    Turnkey properties can make sense - for people who want a real estate investment without truly being in the real estate business. ...
  4. Modern Portfolio Theory: Why It's Still Hip

    See why investors today still follow this old set of principles that reduce risk and increase returns through diversification. ...
  5. 3 Simple Steps To Building Wealth

    Getting richer is easier if you take it one step at a time.
  6. For Wealthy People, Trump's Presidency is Gonna Be 'YUGE'

    Donald Trump's tax plan likely means big tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans.
  1. Affirm, Inc.

    Affirm’s initial product is a lending solution that can be used to pay for purchases at a variety of online or bricks and ...
  2. The Basics of a 401(k) Retirement Plan

    This plan has become one of the most popular retirement options. Here's why.
  3. How to Invest During Trump's Presidency (CNX,AET,EYH,GLT)

    Investors looking to capitalize on the election results have several sectors to choose from.
  4. How to Consolidate Credit Card Debt and Pay It Off

    When you look at the numbers, debt seems to have become an American way of life.
  5. The Top 3 Blogging Tips for Financial Advisors

    Blogging is one of the easiest ways that financial advisors can attract and maintain clients.
  6. 10 Tips for Achieving Financial Security

    Follow this sound advice and plan for a comfortable future.
  1. Valentine’s Day Spending Drops for 2017(M, JWN)

    People will be spending substantially less this Valentine's Day, according to forecasts.
  2. Investment Grade Bonds and Your Portfolio

    If you are worried about rising interest rates, consider these investment grade bond alternatives.
  3. Why Investors Need Advisors Who Are Fiduciaries

    Investors need fiduciary advisors to look out for their best interest and keep fees low.
  4. 5 Tips for Starting a Business Later in Life

    Starting a business later in life can be lucrative, but takes careful planning and thought.
  5. Finance and Wealth Coaching for Young Adults

    Here are some wealth management ideas for young adults, and older adults too.
  6. The Cost and Benefit of Investment Advice

    Investors benefit from working with fiduciary advisors and should understand the fees they charge.
  1. Chart Summit 2017

    JC Parets discusses his top/down approach to markets, what we’re seeing in today’s environment, his approach to risk management ...
  2. Bank of America Tests Automated Branches (BAC)

    Bank of America offers mortgage, credit card and auto loan service through virtual channels at its new smaller branches.
  3. The Dow at 20,000: Where Does It Go from Here?

    The Dow recently topped 20,000, setting a new record. Will the momentum continue?
  4. Sub-Asset Classes Are Crucial for Your Asset Allocation

    Rather than eliminating underperforming sub-asset classes, rebalance your portfolio instead.
  5. This ETF Could be the Ultimate Trump Play (XMX)

    A new ETF excluding Mexican stocks could be another Trump investment idea.
  6. Is Comstock's Downward Move a Problem? (CRK)

    CRK continues to bounce up and down in its price channel.
  1. J.D. Rockefeller: From Oil Baron To Billionaire

    Eighty years after his death, this man remains one of the great figures of Wall Street.
  2. 6 Dangerous Moves for First-Time Investors

    First-time investors beware of these potentially disastrous decisions.
  3. 6 Things You Think Add Value To Your Home - But Really Don't

    Even though you may enjoy the improvements you make to your house, it doesn't mean that they'll increase its value.
  4. Ford Outmaneuvers GM in Europe (F, GM)

    Ford wins bragging rights over its bitter rival General Motors after making a success out of its European business.
  5. How Do Bitcoin Investors Combat Price Volatility? (GBTC, ARKW)

    Taking the route of systematic investing in bitcoin can help investors cope with volatility in its price.
  6. How Retirees Should Think About Market Corrections

    Stock market corrections can be scary for retirees living off their investment income. How to cushion the blow.
  1. Amazon Benefits From Keeping Numbers Under Wraps (AMZN)

    Amazon had teased with huge figures before revealing Prime revenue, but its habit of not sharing exact numbers is good for ...
  2. Charter Beats Q4 Views But Video Subscribers Down

    Charter Communications reports fourth quarter results that beat Wall Street views.
  3. Merck HIV Drug Doravirine Posts Positive Results (MRK)

    Merck's HIV drug candidate doravirine (MK-1439) met its primary endpoint in a Phase 3 trial.
  4. TiVo at Cusp of Big Breakout (TIVO)

    TiVo is testing 3-year resistance between $20 and $22.50 after a well-received earnings report and could hit 5-year highs ...
  5. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Reduces Stake in Wal-Mart (WMT)

    Berkshire Hathaway’s recent 13F filing revealed the firm cut its stake in Wal-Mart to 1,393,513 shares.
  6. How Pepsi is Boosting Results Responsibly (PEP)

    Healthier products now generate 45% of Pepsi's net revenue.
  1. Credit for Qualified Retirement Savings Contribution

    Also known as IRS Form 8880, the Credit for Qualified Retirement Savings Contribution form is a one-page tax form used to ...
  2. Saver's Tax Credit: A Retirement Savings Incentive

    Here's another reason to put money toward your retirement nest egg.
  3. The Basics of a 401(k) Retirement Plan

    This plan has become one of the most popular retirement options. Here's why.
  4. Supplemental Executive Retirement Plan - SERP

    A non-qualified retirement plan for key company employees, such as executives, that provides benefits above and beyond those ...
  5. 6 Reasons to Open an IRA in 2017 Even If You’re Broke

    Saving for retirement may not feel high priority when you're low on cash, but there are good reasons to open an IRA sooner ...
  6. Are You Saving Money for Big Life Changes? Part 2

    The second part of this series looks at preparing financially for two life-changing events.
  1. Manitou Lowers Stake in IBM Shares (IBM)

    Manitou Investment Management lowered its stake in shares of International Business Machines Corp. in the third quarter of ...
  2. Trump Addresses Conflicts of Interest, Hacking, BuzzFeed Report

    We now have an idea of what will happen to Trump's business interests, but Obamacare's still a mystery.
  3. IBM Watson Partners With FDA to Secure Health Data

    In keeping with its recent R&D efforts to unleash the power of blockchain data security solutions across multiple industries, ...
  4. PayPal Stock Unloved by Pacific Crest (PYPL, SQ)

    PayPal stock might have run too far, according to Pacific Crest analyst Josh Beck.
  5. India Unicorn: Patm's Big Rupee Payoff

    India's move to wipe out its large currency banknotes is a boon for digital payments startup Paytm.
  6. Analysts Weigh in on Electronic Payments Firms

    Pacific Crest lifts Square's price target and reiterates an overweight.
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