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  1. Why High Income Workers Should Be Maxing Out Their 401(k)s in 2017

    If you're pulling in a bigger salary, there are two important reasons to consider making the most of your 401(k) in the new ...
  2. 6 Insurance Policies High Net Worth Clients Pay For

    Here are six types of insurance that the wealthy use to protect their assets.
  3. 5 Ways to Double Your Investment

    Here are five different approaches that investors can take in hopes of doubling their investment.
  4. Is Your Retirement Plan on Track?

    Sooner or later that day will come. How to tell if you're ready and what to do if you need a course correction.
  5. 7 Habits That Can Lead to Future Wealth

    Getting rich is like getting fit. To achieve your goals, you must develop healthy long term habits. Here are 7 habits that ...
  6. Investors Are Unprepared for Inflation

    Inflation has remained so quiescent for so long that many investors have forgotten even how to cope with it.
  1. WealthFront Inc.

    Founded in 2011, WealthFront has quickly grown to become the largest automated investment provider in the business.
  2. Betterment, LLC

    Robo-advisor Betterment provides personalized financial advice at a comparatively low cost.
  3. Advisors: Clients Must Take First RMD by April 1

    Many Baby Boomers must take their first RMDs from retirement accounts this year.
  4. A Look at Betterment's 401(k) Platform

    Betterment's online 401(k) platform is gaining steam. Here's how it works.
  5. Why Corporate Earnings Will Rattle the Market

    Corporate earnings must be nearly perfect to avoid rattling stocks, which are near their highest valuations in 14 years
  6. Fund Managers Grow Cautious About the Markets

    The risk of a trade war with nations including China is the top reason investors are cautious about Trump and stocks
  1. 6 Easy Ways to Save Money on Boring Expenses

    Instead of cutting out fun expenditures, save money on the boring things that you have to pay for.
  2. Top 15 Financial Resolutions for 2017

    Here are 15 sound financial tips for everyone to follow in 2017.
  3. 3 Factors That Impact Your Stock Compensation

    Complexity, volatility and greed can each play a part in managing stock compensation.
  4. Advantages And Disadvantages Of Using A Mortgage Broker

    Mortgage brokers may be able to find you the loan of your dreams, but you should consider the potential downsides before ...
  5. How Quicken Loans Mortgages Work

    By allowing customers to initiate and manage the mortgage process online, Quicken Loans may appeal to borrowers who value ...
  6. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  1. China Cracks down on Bitcoin Exchanges, Prices Fall

    China's activities are a main driver in Bitcoin's price.
  2. "John Doe" Bitcoin Summons Has Coinbase Users Fighting Back

    The IRS versus Coinbase. The issue: anonymity of Bitcoin owners.
  3. Gold Miners on the Mend After 5-Month Correction (GDX, GLD)

    The gold mining fund is back above the 200-day EMA after a steep correction, but upside may be limited in coming months. ...
  4. Space Exploration Technologies Corp.

    SpaceX satellite: The company founded by Elon Musk has created a new era in space travel
  5. Michael Green on Volatility

    As a former manager at Canyon Partners and Bain Capital, Michael Green‘s approach to valuation and the macro world is rooted ...
  6. American Express at Resistance Ahead of Earnings (AXP, V)

    American Express has reached resistance after a yearlong recovery and could enter an intermediate correction following its ...
  1. How Trump’s Dollar Bashing May Hurt the Economy

    President-Elect Trump has been talking down the “too strong” dollar, which may have negative economic consequences
  2. Microsoft Stock Gets $72 Target at CLSA (MSFT, AMZN)

    The software giant received a strong vote of confidence by analysts at Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia (CLSA).
  3. Fed Rate Hike to 'Have a Big Impact' on BofA: CEO (BAC)

    Citing potential rate increases throughout 2017, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan raised expectations.
  4. Top 5 Copper Stocks for 2017 (SCCO, FCX, RIO)

    Rising copper prices may increase the value of copper stocks, but watch for stability and safety.
  5. Top 4 Medicinal Marijuana Stocks for 2017

    The medicinal marijuana industry could be ready to soar, and these 4 stocks are top picks.
  6. Sprint Will Need Lots of Cash to Acquire T-Mobile

    Much cash is in order for Softbank to merge Sprint and T-Mobile, according to New Street Research.
  1. Fed Rate Hike to 'Have a Big Impact' on BofA: CEO (BAC)

    Citing potential rate increases throughout 2017, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan raised expectations.
  2. Top 4 Medicinal Marijuana Stocks for 2017

    The medicinal marijuana industry could be ready to soar, and these 4 stocks are top picks.
  3. Sprint Will Need Lots of Cash to Acquire T-Mobile

    Much cash is in order for Softbank to merge Sprint and T-Mobile, according to New Street Research.
  4. Google to Launch Android One Phones in US in 2017 (GOOG, AAPL)

    The Mountain View, Calif.-based company is trying to boost its smartphone cred in the U.S. market.
  5. American Express Stock Upgraded by JPMorgan (AXP)

    American Express received another upgrade Tuesday, putting its shares on the cusp of another 52-week high.
  6. Market Shrugs US Bancorp's Earnings Beat (USB)

    U.S. Bancorp's earnings and revenue grew to beat expectations, but the stock opened down slightly.
  1. How Retirement Spending Depends on Your Priorities

    There are several factors to take into consideration when creating your retirement income plan.
  2. Don't Forget Long-Term Care in Retirement Plans

    Be sure to include long-term care and the expenses it involves in your retirement plan.
  3. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  4. Will Your College Education Fund Your Future?

    Millennials need to make sure their education will eventually pay itself off.
  5. Use Your Tax Refund for an IRA

    The U.S. Treasury Department is making it easier than ever for taxpayers to get a jump on their retirement savings with a ...
  6. Retirement Savings: How Much Is Enough?

    5%? 10%? 15%? Which retirement savings rate is the right one?
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