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  1. Donald Trump Looks to Steve Schwarzman for Economic Panel

    The president-elect has tapped the Blackstone Group CEO as chair of the President's Strategic and Policy Forum, designed ...
  2. How Trump Tax Plans Will Aid Wealth Building for the 1%

    President-elect Trump's proposed tax plan includes tax breaks that may offer some generous benefits to higher-income earners. ...
  3. Top 8 Estate Planning Mistakes

    Proper planning will help ensure that your wishes are honored and your heirs are well cared for.
  4. Why Zillow Is Free and How It Makes Money (Z)

    Zillow lets property seekers look at listings for free through its various tools, so the company relies on ad sales to agents ...
  5. How To Make Money With Airbnb: Risks & Rewards

    Airbnb lets you turn your home or spare room into extra cash. Here's how to make money and protect yourself from the risks.
  6. 6 Cities at Highest Risk for a Housing Bubble

    These global cities face a housing bubble, thanks to factors such as demand from foreign investors.
  1. Muni Bond Returns Hurt as Rates Rise (NCHRX, PVI)

    Prices are starting to drop as an interest rate hike looms.
  2. How Bond Tents Help Retirees Protect Income

    Bond tents can be a useful tool for retirees to protect their income during a bear market.
  3. Best and Worst Investments If You’re 50 or Older

    It’s always important to be diligent about choosing the right investments for your portfolio. What are the best investments ...
  4. Why Tech Should Top Advisors' Must-Do List in 2017

    Here are three reasons why financial professionals should absolutely integrate technology into business efforts over the ...
  5. Fintech Offerings Mature as VC Funding Slows

    Venture capital funding may be slowing for fintech, but the rollout of their services isn't.
  6. Divorce: Men and Women Make Different Mistakes

    When they get divorced, men and women make different types of mistakes. A strategic primer.
  1. Can FHA loans be used for investment property?

    Learn the unique situations in which a home buyer can take advantage of the FHA home loan program to finance an investment ...
  2. 8 Ways Financial Success is Like Football

    There are many commonalities between success on the football field and success with financial goals.
  3. Top 6 Mortgage Mistakes

    These common errors could end in foreclosure.
  4. Can a Foreign Individual Open a Savings Account in the United States?

    Find out what it takes for a foreign individual to open a savings accounts in the United States in an age of heightened awareness ...
  5. Is an Online Financial Advisor Right for You?

    There are some important issues to consider before signing up with an online financial advisor.
  6. How do I know if I should refinance my mortgage?

    If you can reduce your current interest rate by 0.75-1% or higher then it might make sense to consider a refinancing move. ...
  1. When Should You Roll a Position?

    You can do many things with options, but you cannot truly save a losing trade. No one likes to lose, but taking your losses ...
  2. Non-OPEC Output Talks Disappoint (USO, UCO)

    It looks less likely an OPEC agreement to freeze oil production will extend far beyond the cartel.
  3. European Central Bank Reduces Bond Buys (EEA, RODM)

    European equities gained over 1% after the ECB announced its bond buying program is shrinking.
  4. Banks Conspired to Rig Silver, Complaint Claims (SLV, HSBC)

    A new lawsuit filing in New York claims that several investment banks colluded to rig silver prices.
  5. WPX Energy Breakout Is Holding Up (WPX)

    WPX could hold on to the gains it saw on its November 30 breakout if oil stays at $50.
  6. Could Bitcoin Surpass $2,000 in 2017?

    With a perfect storm of Trump fiscal policies and international panic, maybe.
  1. 26 Goldman Sachs Alumni Who Run the World (GS)

    Update: 27.
  2. Comcast Gears Up for Its Own Online TV Service

    CFO Mike Cavanaugh says move is meant to counter competition from streaming video providers.
  3. Four Ways Boomers Benefit from Rising Rates

    Here are four ways that Baby Boomers can take advantage of rising interest rates.
  4. PFE Bounces, But Is It Just A Dead Cat? (PFE, XLV)

    Pfizer, along with Akili Interactive, reported positive data that could help with the detection of onset Alzheimer's disease.
  5. Triangle Petroleum Near the End of the Road (TPLM)

    In its 3Q filing, bankrupt Triangle Petroleum said it may not be able to continue as a going concern.
  6. InvenSense Shares Soar as TDK Makes an Offer

    TDK's $12/shr bid offers a 45% premium for InvenSense.
  1. Triangle Petroleum Near the End of the Road (TPLM)

    In its 3Q filing, bankrupt Triangle Petroleum said it may not be able to continue as a going concern.
  2. InvenSense Shares Soar as TDK Makes an Offer

    TDK's $12/shr bid offers a 45% premium for InvenSense.
  3. Toro Exceeded Analyst Expectations for Q4 (TTC)

    Toro surpassed analyst expectations with Thursday’s fourth-quarter earnings report, but light winter conditions are cutting ...
  4. Southwest CEO Gary Kelly Talks to Jim Cramer (LUV)

    The CEO of Southwest was interviewed by Jim Cramer about the airline’s November traffic and the airline’s plans for 2017.
  5. American Airlines Updates Q4 Guidance, Announces November Traffic (AAL)

    American Airlines issued a press release detailing its November 2016 traffic performance. The airline also revised its Q4 ...
  6. United Reports November Traffic, Updates Guidance (UAL)

    United released its November traffic figures and updated its guidance for the fourth quarter of 2016.
  1. 8 Countries Where $200K in Retirement Savings Will Last 30 Years

    Retiring on $200,000 may seem like a longshot, but there are several countries that are perfect for living out your later ...
  2. What Does the Average Senior Financial Scam Cost?

    The problem of financial scams targeting seniors may be greater than previously thought.
  3. How Is Income Taxed Differently Than Wealth?

    Simply having income does not mean that you also have significant wealth.
  4. Best and Worst Investments If You’re 50 or Older

    It’s always important to be diligent about choosing the right investments for your portfolio. What are the best investments ...
  5. How a Solo 401(k) Can Increase Retirement Savings

    For the self-employed or small business owner, a solo 401(k) is a valuable retirement plan.
  6. 5 Ways Your Retirement Plan Can Fail

    There are far too many variables involved in retirement planning to just wing it.
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