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  1. Elder Financial Abuse: How to Protect Yourself

    There are behaviors and laws that will help you avoid becoming a victim of financial abuse.
  2. The Longevity Gap: Why the Rich Benefit More from Social Security

    Researchers have found that longevity is why well-off American men collect more in government retirement benefits than their ...
  3. Protecting Loved Ones Financially After You’re Gone

    A trust fund doesn't imply you don't trust your beneficiaries, it allows you to protect them.
  4. The Green Marketing Machine

    Don't let corporations greenwash their dirty laundry. Learn how to spot a phony.
  5. The Basics of Building a Tax-Efficient Portfolio

    Each income category offers different strategies and vehicles to reduce or defer taxes.
  6. Opinion: Trump's 'Tax Reform' Plan: The Rich Get Richer, You Get Screwed

    For those with money to burn, there will be more of it. For everyone else, not so much.
  1. 'Perfect' Stock Market Says Sell Now Before Storm

    Now may be the ideal time to sell stocks before major shocks rattle investors
  2. PayPal Stock Could Break Out to All-Time Highs (PYPL)

    PayPal shares rose in early trading as the stock appears ready to break out following a series of analyst comments.
  3. Abercrombie & Fitch Stock Breaks Down to Multi-Year Lows (ANF)

    Abercrombie & Fitch shares plummeted to fresh multi-year lows after buyout talks stalled.
  4. Choosing the Right Software for a New Wealth Management Firm

    Selecting the right software for a wealth management firm involves several key considerations.
  5. 5 Value Stocks That Can Thrive in a Bear Market

    Value stocks, maligned and disrespected during the bull market, are poised to outperform
  6. Agriculture ETFs Cultivate Bullish Chart Patterns (COW, WEAT)

    Price moves above key resistance levels on the charts of three agriculture ETFs suggest a possible long-term move higher.
  1. Top 4 Airlines to Work for, as of July 2017

    Looking for a career in the aviation industry? These airlines come out on top when it comes to pay and perks.
  2. 4 Best Personal Finance Apps as of July 2017

    Managing your money and hitting your financial goals has never been easier with these top personal finance apps.
  3. The Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE)

    The Securities Industry Essentials Exam (SIE) is a new exam being introduced by FINRA to replace parts of the Series 6, Series ...
  4. JPMorgan Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    JPMorgan stock is pressing against the first quarter high, but inadequate institutional sponsorship could trigger a reversal.
  5. Bank Stocks Are Set for a Big Move Very Soon

    Earnings season is here, and that could mean a big shift for bank stocks.
  6. What are some good alternatives to taking out a line of credit?

    Read more about how opening a line of credit might not be the best answer for you and determine available alternatives if ...
  1. Credit Line Gives Sears Bulls Lease on Life (SHLD)

    Sears stock has fallen 95% since 2007, but increased liquidity and bottom fishing could signal a bounce into double digits.
  2. 3 Transport Stocks That Are Ready to Fly Higher

    Transportation stocks are about to take off, and that could give the whole market a lift.
  3. Agriculture ETFs Cultivate Bullish Chart Patterns (COW, WEAT)

    Price moves above key resistance levels on the charts of three agriculture ETFs suggest a possible long-term move higher.
  4. Priceline Stock Breaks Out From Trendline Resistance (PCLN)

    Priceline shares broke out from trendline resistance on Friday, which could lead to a bullish uptrend.
  5. Gold Breakdown Spurs Losses in Leveraged Miner ETF (NUGT)

    Gold prices have suffered from an improving economy, which has put pressure on a popular leveraged gold miners fund.
  6. Stocks End Mixed After Shortened Holiday Week

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  1. Hedge Fund Stung by Unusual Ruling Over Sprint-Clearwire Deal

    A Delaware judge ruled Friday that wireless carrier Clearwire Corp was sold in 2013 for more than twice its fair value, a ...
  2. GE's Result: Cloudy With A Mix Of Uncertainity

    GE stock fell to its lowest price in almost 2 years after the company reported dismal Q2 earnings.
  3. Opinion: GE’s New Boss May Find Inspiration From Honeywell

    General Electric’s new boss should look elsewhere for a role model. Jeff Immelt’s weak earnings swan song at the $222 billion ...
  4. The Central Bank with a Different Problem

    One year on from the Brexit referendum, Isabelle explains why the Bank of England is facing a different problem than other ...
  5. Microsoft Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    Microsoft stock sold off after strong quarterly results, but low volatility should keep a lid on selling pressure if the ...
  6. Goldman ETF Offers Multi-Factor Approach to Developed Markets

    This Goldman Sachs ETF is a winning smart beta strategy for developed markets.
  1. Bank of America Picks Dublin as EU Base After Brexit

    Bank of America on Friday became the first Wall Street lender to pick Dublin as its new base for its European Union operations ...
  2. Opinion: IPO Baggage Weighs Heavier on ZTO

    ZTO's IPO baggage just got heavier. A U.S. pension fund is suing the Chinese courier for inflating profit margins to attract ...
  3. Sears Canada Starts Liquidation Sales Prior to Closing Stores

    Sears Canada Inc said it would start liquidation sales on Friday at 54 stores that it plans to close as part of a court-approved ...
  4. Banks Asked to Pitch for Nykredit IPO Roles by Mid-August - Sources

    Pitches are due by mid-August from banks interested in acting as global coordinators for the planned public listing of Denmark's ...
  5. Top Mutual Fund Holders of Exxon Mobil (XOM, VTSMX)

    Discover the top three largest mutual fund owners of Exxon Mobil shares, and learn how their portfolios could help your investments.
  6. Schlumberger Beats on N American Drilling; Sees Global Recovery

    Top oilfield services provider Schlumberger Ltd said on Friday it would redeploy all of its pressure pumping fleet by early ...
  1. Is it permissible for a 70-year-old person to buy an IRA?

    It depends. For Roth IRAs, there are no age restrictions. For Traditional IRAs, there are no age restrictions if you are ...
  2. What happens to my 401(k) plan if I switch jobs?

    Roll over your old 401(k) plan to your new 401(k) plan or an IRA, cash it out, or leave it alone. Which option is right for ...
  3. Are SIMPLE IRA plans subject to ERISA?

    Learn how the Employee Retirement Investment Security Act, or ERISA, guides the administration of Savings Incentive Match ...
  4. How does the notion of the American Dream influence the U.S. economy?

    Learn about how the American Dream has influenced the U.S. economy. The American Dream is the idea that anyone can make it ...
  5. What is the difference between revocable and irrevocable intervivos trusts?

    Learn what an inter vivos trust is, the difference between an irrevocable and a revocable inter vivos trust, and why it is ...
  6. Can a 401(k) be used for a house down payment?

    Learn how to tap your 401(k) retirement plan to finance a home purchase, as well as the potential downsides of borrowing ...
  1. A Substantial Portion of Millennials Use Venmo to Purchase Illicit Drugs

    A recent survey indicates that one out of three millennials have used the popular payments app Venmo to pay for pot, Adderall, ...
  2. Why FANG Stocks Can Extend Their July Rally

    Indicators point to bullishness for FANG stocks going into earnings season.
  3. Bitcoin Retail Acceptance is Shrinking: Morgan Stanley

    A report by Morgan Stanley indicates that the recent surge in Bitcoin prices has made retailers skeptical of accepting the ...
  4. Mt. Gox ex-CEO Goes on Trial in Japan for Bitcoin Fraud

    The head of the failed Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox went on trial earlier this week over the loss of 100s of millions of dollars ...
  5. Facebook Now Has More Users in India Than in Any Other Country

    India has surpassed the U.S. in terms of daily active users on Facebook and presents a growth opportunity for the social ...
  6. Amazon Teases Real Estate Plans, Zillow Shares Tumble

    Zillow’s stock plummeted 4 percent after it emerged that Amazon might be set to launch a rival realtor hiring service.
Hot Definitions
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  4. Contango

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