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  1. Why Your Will Needs a 'Titanic Clause'

    If you don't have a Titanic clause in your will and disaster strikes, there's no guarantee that your intended beneficiaries ...
  2. Why Wealthy Families Should Complete the FAFSA

    Even wealthy parents should apply for financial aid when their kids are ready for college.
  3. Why is the Hedge Fund World Still so White and Male?

    Hedge funds continue to be overwhelmingly male and white, and data reveals the trend isn't changing.
  4. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  5. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  6. Portfolio Manager Doug Noland on Spotting a Bubble

    Here, Doug outlines his framework for identifying inflationary biases to pinpoint bubbles, and where the cracks will appear ...
  1. 10 Tips for Achieving Financial Security

    Follow this sound advice and plan for a comfortable future.
  2. Six Critical Rules for Successful Retirement Investing

    Understand which investment vehicles and strategies build you the most fiscally sound retirement.
  3. Become Your Own Financial Advisor

    If you have some financial know-how, you don’t have to hire someone to advise you on investments. This tutorial will help ...
  4. 401(k) Savings Hit Record Numbers

    Record investing in 401(k) accounts is yielding impressive results for retirement savers.
  5. DOL Fiduciary Rule Explained as of Feb 3, 2017

    The Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Rule is a new ruling that expands the “investment advice fiduciary” definition under ...
  6. How Long Will the M&A Surge Last? (LUX, ATLN)

    January's M&A surge, the biggest in 17 years, could falter under Trump. The President opposes the AT&T-Time Warner ...
  1. Term Loan

    A loan from a bank for a specific amount that has a specified repayment schedule and a floating interest rate. Term loans ...
  2. Pre-Qualified Vs. Pre-Approved - What's The Difference?

    These terms may sound the same, but they mean very different things for homebuyers.
  3. Student Debt: Women Owe More

    A new research study shows that women carry more student loan debt than men.
  4. Things Nursing Homes Are Not Allowed to Do

    Nursing home residents just got new safeguards to their rights – rights they aren't suppose to lose when entering a facility.
  5. Generation X (Gen X)

    Generation X, or Gen X, is the name given to the generation of Americans born between 1961 and 1980. Generation X follows ...
  6. Retirement: The Most Expensive Purchase You’ll Make in Your Life

    Most Americans know that saving for retirement is important. So why aren't they saving more?
  1. Yellen Sees More Rate Hikes With Economic Growth

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who plans to complete her term as chair, expects more interest rate hikes on continued economic growth.
  2. Home Depot Rally Looks Bearish Under The Hood (HD)

    Home Depot has posted a long series of nominally higher highs since November 2015 while shareholders have abandoned positions ...
  3. Tesla's Back: Use These ETFs (TSLA, GEX, QCLN)

    Tesla shares are soaring again and that is good news for these ETFs.
  4. Soup and Sandwich Stocks Test Investors' Appetites (CPB, SJM)

    Campbell Soup and JM Smucker earnings this week will test demand for high yield plays in a growth-oriented first-quarter ...
  5. Disruptive New Trading Platform Points Toward FX Emphasis in Asia

    What is Spark Systems, and how could it upend the FX world?
  6. Charts Suggest Energy and Agriculture are Heading Higher (XLE, PDBC)

    Bullish chart patterns on three key ETFs suggest that the energy and agriculture sectors are headed higher.
  1. Mixed Oil Inventory Data Caps Crude Prices

    Oil prices were capped by strong U.S. oil production that overshadowed weak crude inventory stocks and gasoline declines.
  2. Top 3 European Bond ETFs for 2017

    Learn about our picks for the top three European bond ETFs could do well in 2017.
  3. Hormel, Tyson Hold Dominant Positions (HRL,TSN)

    Hormel and Tyson have faced a few recent setbacks, but still hold on to their dominant positions in the processed food industry.
  4. Top 3 Growth Stocks for 2017

    These three growth stocks have promising outlooks for 2017 ff your looking to review and rebalance your portfolio.
  5. Home Depot Is Still a Buy on Housing Recovery (HD)

    Analysts at Morgan Stanley raised their price target on Home Depot, saying that it's better positioned to benefit from the ...
  6. Bracing for a Food Industry Shakeup

    Food giants resemble their beer counterparts before the recent brew merger wave.
  1. Clovis Oncology 4Q Loss Misses Street (CLVS)

    While Clovis lost $70.7 million, or $1.83 a share, in the latest 4Q, below analyst estimates.
  2. Top 4 Bank Stocks for 2017

    These four bank stocks have positive outlooks for 2017.
  3. Disney and IMAX Extend Relationship Through 2019

    The two companie have announcing their distribution deal now goes through 2019.
  4. Microsoft Confirms Update Is Coming To Windows 10

    Microsoft confirmed at its developer conference that an update is coming to Windows 10 this year.
  5. Three Stocks Ripe For Bottom Fishing (NPTN, LGND)

    Recent laggards should benefit when market players take profits on their top performing positions and seek out lower-risk ...
  6. Amgen Signs Value-Based Deal for Enbrel (AMGN)

    The deal serves a dual purpose: Deliver better value to patients and preserve the drug's market share.
  1. How to Save for Retirement and Reduce Your Taxes

    You can invest your savings in the right places to maximize your tax benefits.
  2. Opinion: The Freedom to Be Fleeced

    Trump's executive order delaying fiduciary standards for financial advisors managing retirement accounts will make them richer ...
  3. Are Fees Depleting Your Retirement Savings?  

    Each retirement account will have a fee associated with it. The key is to lower these fees as much as possible to maximize ...
  4. World's 7 Best Retirement Cities

    2017's top destinations for living and retiring abroad from Live and Invest Overseas.
  5. 10 Tips for Achieving Financial Security

    Follow this sound advice and plan for a comfortable future.
  6. Retirement Living: Renting Vs. Home Ownership

    Here are three simple questions you should consider when weighing this decision.
  1. Can Apple Thrive Where Google Glass Failed? (AAPL, GOOGL)

    A tech blogger has confirmed that Apple is working on augmented reality glasses.
  2. Apple May Release AR Smart Glasses With Carl Zeiss (AAPL)

    Carl Zeiss has the design chops, and Apple has the technology expertise to make an attractive pair of smart glasses.
  3. Yahoo: Mayer to Leave 'Altaba' if VZ Sale Happens

    Yahoo's CEO will step down from the board if the Verizon deal with goes through.
  4. Barracuda Networks Rises on Robust Q3 Earnings

    Shares of Barracuda Networks (NYSE: CUDA) surged 8% after hours on Monday after the cybersecurity and data storage company ...
  5. Morgan Stanley, UBS to Boost Chinese JV Stakes (MS, UBS)

    Morgan Stanley and UBS Group AG are looking to raise their stakes in their separate Chinese securities joint ventures to ...
  6. Why PayPal Stock Rose 5% Last Week (PYPL)

    It's not time to abandon shares of PayPal, according to BMO Capital, which issued a Buy rating on the stock.
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