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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. Trump’s Illusion: Why Jobs Will Flow to Mexico (UTX, CSCO)

    Mexico City: President-Elect Trump's rescue of 1,100 Carrier jobs won't stop more U.S. work from moving to Mexico
  2. 10 Tax Deductions & Benefits for the Self-Employed

    Running your own business has both personal and financial perks.
  3. 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.
  4. Many 401(k) Plans Are Outdated: GAO Report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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
  1. BillGuard (Prosper Daily) vs. LifeLock: Do They Make Credit Cards Safer?

    If you’re looking for identity-theft protection, it’s been BillGuard vs. LifeLock. So which of these two apps is best for ...
  2. 6 Holiday Home Repairs and How Much They Cost

    If you're going to make repairs before your guests arrive for visits over the holiday season, it's best to know where to ...
  3. The Automatic Millionaire: PAGES

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

    Track your everyday spending to make better choices and reach your long-term financial goals.
  5. 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. ...
  6. 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.
  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. Amazon Ramps Up Cloud Position as Rivals Emerge (AMZN, MSFT)

    With its new cloud tools, Amazon is addressing the needs not only of the users, but also system administrators and developers. ...
  2. Facebook Working on Curated Publisher Content (FB)

    Dubbed Collections, the new feature would display curated content from specific publishers on users' news feeds.
  3. Assessing AK Steel After 91% One-Month Rise (AKS)

    AK Steel shares have risen more than 90% in 30 days, fueled by the improved prospects of the steel industry under President-elect ...
  4. Schlumberger Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (SLB)

    Schlumberger will send its dividend payment on Jan. 13 to shareholders of record as of Dec. 7.
  5. Why These Stocks Will Fall Amid Trump's Bull Run (FET, ESV)

    JPMorgan Chase strategists have identified nine stocks they expect to fall at least 10% in 2017.
  6. The Week Ahead: December 5-9, 2016

    Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigns as voters reject referendum.
  1. Amazon Ramps Up Cloud Position as Rivals Emerge (AMZN, MSFT)

    With its new cloud tools, Amazon is addressing the needs not only of the users, but also system administrators and developers. ...
  2. Facebook Working on Curated Publisher Content (FB)

    Dubbed Collections, the new feature would display curated content from specific publishers on users' news feeds.
  3. Assessing AK Steel After 91% One-Month Rise (AKS)

    AK Steel shares have risen more than 90% in 30 days, fueled by the improved prospects of the steel industry under President-elect ...
  4. Schlumberger Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (SLB)

    Schlumberger will send its dividend payment on Jan. 13 to shareholders of record as of Dec. 7.
  5. Why These Stocks Will Fall Amid Trump's Bull Run (FET, ESV)

    JPMorgan Chase strategists have identified nine stocks they expect to fall at least 10% in 2017.
  6. MagneGas May Be Forming a Promising Base (MNGA)

    At least one analyst has raised its rating of MNGA from a “sell” to a “hold.” This may be because MagneGas has settled into ...
  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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.
  5. How to Save Your First $100,000

    Tips on how to save your first 100k.
  6. 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.
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