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  1. How Currency Fluctuations Impacted 2016 Wealth

    These countries were impacted the most by currency swings.
  2. The Richest and Poorest Countries Per Capita in 2016

    The United States only comes in third for the highest wealth per adult.
  3. Estate Planning for Beginners: Part Three

    A primary purpose of most trusts is to provide a timetable for the distributions of assets where an outright distribution ...
  4. Confidence of America's Rich Grows Following Trump Win

    Wealthy investors are much more optimistic about the economy, the future of healthcare and national security following Trump's ...
  5. Steven A. Cohen Makes Surprise Move to Index Funds

    Cohen has surprised analysts with an interest in Acorns Grew, a company pushing index fund investment to Millennials.
  6. Tips on Buying a Beach Condo in Puerto Rico

    The island has beautiful beaches, a great climate, tax breaks for American buyers – and a huge debt crisis. Still game? Here ...
  1. 10 Tax Deductions & Benefits for the Self-Employed

    Running your own business has both personal and financial perks.
  2. Mobile Banking: How Big Banks are Innovating With Fintech

    Here's how big banks are keeping up with fintech start-ups by launching their own mobile app offerings.
  3. Many 401(k) Plans Are Outdated: GAO Report

    A recent GAO report indicates that many 401(k) plans are still clinging to archaic rules that hinder plan participants’ ability ...
  4. Why Goals-Based Investing Deserves Your Attention

    Advisors need to be willing to make changes in their management styles and other business practices to stay current and relevant ...
  5. Expect Big Capital Gains from These Funds in 2016

    Investors in actively-managed mutual funds should be prepared for big capital gains in 2016 and the tax hit that comes with ...
  6. Advisors to Up Tech, Compliance Spending in 2017

    Many advisors plan to spend more on technology, compliance and marketing in 2017, according to a recent survey.
  1. The Automatic Millionaire: PAGES

    Entrepreneur and top model Jessica Perez tells Investopedia why David Bach's "The Automatic Millionaire" is her favorite ...
  2. Start Budgeting and Take Control of Your Cash Flow

    Track your everyday spending to make better choices and reach your long-term financial goals.
  3. Mortgage Pre-Approval: Understanding The Process

    Understand the mortgage pre-approval process and why getting a pre-approved mortgage is important for would-be homeowners. ...
  4. Biogen's MS Drug Faces Patent Challenge (BIIB)

    Biogen’s multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera, which accounts for one-third of the company’s revenue, is up for a patent challenge.
  5. Top Business Schools Are Getting More Selective

    Standing out in a sea of exceptionally qualified applicants can be tricky. Here are a few tips on applying.
  6. Mobile Banking: How Big Banks are Innovating With Fintech

    Here's how big banks are keeping up with fintech start-ups by launching their own mobile app offerings.
  1. Could The WPX Energy Breakout Be at Risk? (WPX)

    WPX broke out with many other energy stocks on news that OPEC had agreed to limit oil production. Two days later, the stock ...
  2. Bitcoin May Go Up if Italy Referendum Votes 'No'

    If Italy votes 'No' on Sunday, the Eurozone economy may destabilize. Awesome news for Bitcoin.
  3. Could Italy’s Referendum End the Euro? (EWI)

    Italy will hold a constitutional referendum this weekend, but some say it is really a vote on the Eurozone
  4. Sustainable Value: My Favorite Term

    Cable exec Leo Hindery shares his favorite financial term.
  5. 3 Tech Stocks To Buy For The Bounce (MSFT, TXN)

    Big tech has been sold aggressively in recent weeks but a handful of components have held up exceptional well and could lead ...
  6. Halliburton A Better Buy Than Schlumberger (HAL, SLB)

    Both oil services giants should gain ground into 2017 but Halliburton has carved a much stronger technical pattern.
  1. EOG May Survive Pessimism Over OPEC Deal (EOG, WFT)

    Even if a pessimistic backlash hits oil prices after the OPEC agreement, EOG could still remain strong.
  2. Why Future Retirees Will Need Over $1 Million to Retire

    The answer in one word: inflation.
  3. Why the Small Cap Rally May Fizzle

    We describe what has driven the small cap rally, and explain why its days may be numbered.
  4. Groupon Heading for a Relapse After Strong 2016 (GRPN)

    Shares of Groupon are up 21% year-to-date, but a technical and fundamental breakdown of late points to increased downside ...
  5. Genetic Technologies Tanked on $6M ADS Sale (GENE)

    Genetic Technologies expects to raise more than $6 million through an offering of its American Depositary Shares.
  6. India's Snapdeal Denies Reports of Alibaba M&A Interest (BABA, AMZN)

    India's Snapdeal has denied reports of possible deal negotiations with Alibaba.
  1. India's Snapdeal Denies Reports of Alibaba M&A Interest (BABA, AMZN)

    India's Snapdeal has denied reports of possible deal negotiations with Alibaba.
  2. Investors Mull Buying EOG Resources Stock (EOG)

    EOG seems to be maintaining its breakout, so investors who want in could buy in on the dips.
  3. Pandora Now Willing to Be Acquired, Says Report

    Shares of Pandora Media (NYSE: P) are up by double-digit percentages.
  4. Heat Biologics Bladder Cancer Drug Fails (HBTX)

    Heat Biologics could discontinue its bladder cancer drug program after it failed a mid-stage study.
  5. Aradigm's Inhaled Antibiotic Fails Study (ARDM)

    Aradigm reported mixed study results for its inhaled antibiotic for lung disease.
  6. Union Pacific Outpacing on Safety Technology (UNP)

    As an industry, progress on safety has been deemed “uneven" but could indicate positive movement for investors.
  1. Why are IRA, Roth IRAs and 401(k) contributions limited?

    Find out why contributions to IRA, Roth IRA and 401(k) retirement savings plans are limited by the IRS, including what the ...
  2. PBGC to Start Reuniting Lost 401(k)s With Owners

    The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation will extend its program to recover lost pension plans to include defined contribution ...
  3. Long-Term Care Insurance: A Cost-Benefit Analysis

    Is it a good idea to have a long-term care policy? Here is some data to help you decide.
  4. How to Save Your First $100,000

    Tips on how to save your first 100k.
  5. 10 Ways to Cut Spending Before Retirement

    If your retirement income is less than you planned for, here is a list of ways to plan a new budget.
  6. Tips for Baby Boomers Who Are Ready to Retire

    For those nearing their retirement date, here are a few things that should be organized in the years prior.
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