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  1. What Is the Most Important Financial Lesson?

    When it comes to learning lessons about your finances, it helps to think about the future.
  2. Warren Buffett Gets a Big Thank You Note from Bill Gates

    Warren Buffett's investment philosophy and deep pockets have helped shape the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
  3. Family Wealth Depends on Maintaining Financial Capital

    Maintaining the financial capital of family wealth through generations can be difficult.
  4. Hire a Financial Advisor to Be Your Personal CFO

    A successful business doesn't handle finances without a CFO and neither should you.
  5. Why is Warren Buffett Looking to Wearable Tech? (BRK-A, IBM)

    Buffett, normally not into bells and whistles, has focused his interests on new technologies. Why?
  6. Zika Virus: Latest Advice on Staying Safe

    Thinking of an escape to the Caribbean for some midwinter sunshine? Check in first to find out the latest on Zika.
  1. 10 Tips to Boost Credit Scores for Advisors and Clients

    Properly managing credit scores can help get new loans and save a lot of money in the process.
  2. The American Recovery Act: 8 Years Later

    Eight years ago today, Obama signed the $787 billion stimulus package in the midst of the Great Recession. How has the economy ...
  3. The 5 Best Alternatives to Zillow & Trulia

    Understand the online real estate industry and how Zillow and Trulia are industry leaders. Learn about alternatives to Zillow ...
  4. 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.
  5. Cadre

    Cadre employs a sophisticated platform for users to manage the real estate investment process.
  6. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

    Here's a round-up of the most well-known robo-advisors and what they offer.
  1. Save More Money to Reduce Financial Stress

    Feeling stressed out about money? Make changes in your spending habits.
  2. 7 Counterintuitive Retirement Strategies That Work

    Seven misconceptions about retirement that you should avoid
  3. 7 Jobs That Can’t Be Automated

    A recent report says half of the tasks currently performed by humans will one day be replaced by automation, but here are ...
  4. How to Refinance a VA Loan: Step-by-Step Guide

    How do you refinance a VA loan? In some cases it’s much easier than with a conventional loan. We explain.
  5. Smart Ways to Save on Your Wedding Day

    Use these tips to save money on your wedding and still achieve the perfect day.
  6. 5 Benefits of Creating a Financial Plan

    Being aware of your financial situation gives you direction, quells fears and gives money meaning.
  1. Macy's Initiatives Could Send Stock Higher (M)

    Macy's has attracted unusual buying interest despite lower share prices, in anticipation that activist shareholders will ...
  2. Pass On Wal-Mart After Earnings (WMT, AMZN)

    Wal-Mart is trading at a 2-month high after a well-received fourth-quarter earnings report but faces a buzz-saw of resistance ...
  3. FXCM to Rebrand as Global Brokerage Inc. (FXCM, GLBR)

    The beleagured online currency brokerage is hoping a name change will help it regain investor confidence.
  4. Stock Volatility Stays at Historic Low (VXX, XIV)

    Stock volatility has plummeted, causing volatility ETFs to crash in value. There's one exception: A fund that's up nearly ...
  5. Natural Gas ETFs Poised to Extend Losses (UNG)

    After falling 23 percent from the start of 2017, things may be getting worse for UNG.
  6. Buy These Uptrending Stocks on the Pullback (LRCX, CPRT)

    These stocks have been booming recently, and a recent pullback may present an opportunity to get in.
  1. Fitbit to Report Earnings: How It Will Grow Again?

    Fitbit reports December earnings Wednesday; investors are hoping it will surprise on the upside.
  2. Credit Suisse Offers Brighter Outlook on Europe (CS, XLF)

    Credit Suisse lures more wealthy European clients with alternative strategies to combat political risks.
  3. Amazon Doubles Down on Post-Brexit Britain (AMZN)

    Amazon has said that it will hire 5,000 workers in Britain this year.
  4. Chart of the Week: Global Corporate Earnings, Wind Beneath My Wings

    We explain why we see earnings improving across the globe, and highlights the markets with the most potential for further ...
  5. Top 4 Gold Stocks for 2017

    Gold outperformed in 2016 and appears on track to do well in 2017. These gold stocks are poised to take the lead.
  6. Is Pandora Media Worth $3 billion (P)

    BMO Capital raised its price target on Pandora Media to $13, but the company continues to lose money.
  1. Fitbit to Report Earnings: How It Will Grow Again?

    Fitbit reports December earnings Wednesday; investors are hoping it will surprise on the upside.
  2. Credit Suisse Offers Brighter Outlook on Europe (CS, XLF)

    Credit Suisse lures more wealthy European clients with alternative strategies to combat political risks.
  3. Amazon Doubles Down on Post-Brexit Britain (AMZN)

    Amazon has said that it will hire 5,000 workers in Britain this year.
  4. Top 4 Gold Stocks for 2017

    Gold outperformed in 2016 and appears on track to do well in 2017. These gold stocks are poised to take the lead.
  5. Is Pandora Media Worth $3 billion (P)

    BMO Capital raised its price target on Pandora Media to $13, but the company continues to lose money.
  6. Expedia CFO Happy With Google Relationship (EXPE)

    Expedia CFO Mark Okerstrom says the positives of the relationship with Google balance out the negatives.
  1. Your Company 401(k): What Business Owners Should Know

    Business owners need to be knowledgable about the retirement plans they offer their employees.
  2. How to Put Your Pay Raise to Work

    Put your pay raise to work and you can end up with a windfall.
  3. 6 Ways to Ruin Your Retirement

    We all look forward to one day leaving the rat race behind and enjoying our golden years. But it's not a sure thing. Check ...
  4. 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.
  5. Your Local Social Security Office: Who Can Help

    Many calls to Social Security end in frustration. It doesn't have to be that way.
  6. The Best Way to Leave Assets for Non-Spousal Heirs

    Save non-spousal heirs taxes on your estate by moving your assets from a qualified plan.
  1. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

    Here's a round-up of the most well-known robo-advisors and what they offer.
  2. How Tech Helps RIAs Like Alexandria Capital Grow AUM

    Many financial firms are leveraging technology to achieve rapid growth. Here's how.
  3. Are Dumbphones Making a Comeback? (NOK)

    Phone technology is advancing with sci-fi speed, so why do some people want their clamshells back?
  4. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

    If it learns to embrace fintech like its non-bank competitors have done.
  5. Redtail Technology

    Redtail firm provides advisors with web-based software that allows them to manage their client base.
  6. Macro Virus

    A macro virus infects a software program and causes a series of actions to begin automatically when the program is opened.
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