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  1. How to Build Wealth: 10 Rules Backed by Science

    In a sea of bad information, here are 10 wealth-building tips based on facts about the stock market - and on the complex ...
  2. Got a Financial Windfall? Hire the Right Attorney

    Selecting the right attorney will help you protect your assets when you receive a sudden windfall.
  3. Extreme Socially Responsible Investing

    Make your money work for you without putting it into ventures that don't support your values.
  4. Are You in the Top One Percent of the World?

    If you live in an industrialized country, cracking the top 1% of income earners isn't as difficult as you might think.
  5. How Much Puts You in the 1% in America's Richest Cities

    If you’re looking to join the 1% club, you can do it with an income not far above $100,000, but you won’t be doing it in ...
  6. Active vs. Passive Investing

    Be strategic about which of these investing strategies you follow (and when).
  1. These Changes Are Coming to Credit Scores

    New credit scoring guidelines at VantageScore that incorporate trended data may impact your credit score in a big way.
  2. Congress May Take Away Your 401(k) Tax Deduction

    As part of overhauling the U.S. income tax system, Congress is considering taking away your 401(k) tax deduction. What will ...
  3. Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite vs. Platinum vs. Sapphire Reserve

    The brand-new U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite credit card targets Platinum and Sapphire Reserve. Which is best?
  4. How to Retire as a Millionaire Without a 401(k)

    Can you retire as a millionaire without a 401(k) plan? It may not be easy, but it isn't impossible if you know where to invest ...
  5. How Fintech Is Disrupting Wealth Management

    Fintech's disruption of wealth management is good news for advisors who choose to adapt.
  6. An Overview of Itemized Deductions

    President Trump may get rid itemized deductions.
  1. Is it Worth Going Green?

    Going green might make you feel good about your purchases, but it probably won't help your finances.
  2. The States Where Women Fare the Best – And Worst

    Your choice of home state can have a significant impact on your health and financial well-being, particularly if you're a ...
  3. 10 Tips to Teach Your Child to Save

    Begin by helping your children develop positive money habits that can last for a lifetime.
  4. These Changes Are Coming to Credit Scores

    New credit scoring guidelines at VantageScore that incorporate trended data may impact your credit score in a big way.
  5. To Lend or Not to Lend: That Is the Question

    When lending money to a family member, set up an agreement to protect your money and relationship.
  6. The Foundation of a Good Financial Plan

    Creating a financial plan with a strong foundation increases the probability of success.
  1. Ralph Acampora on Dow Theory

    Legendary technical analyst Ralph Acampora talks Dow Theory with JC Parets.
  2. Adam Koos on Utilizing Technical Analysis

    Adam Koos, CFP shares how he uses technical analysis.
  3. How Bull Markets Past and Present Stack Up

    Looking back at the history of bull markets can give some context on where we currently stand.
  4. Louise Yamada on Evolution of Technical Analysis

    Louise Yamada talks to allstarcharts.com's JC Parets about the evolution of technical analysis since 1980.
  5. Small Caps Break Out After Trump Tax Proposal (IWM, IJR)

    President Trump's corporate tax reforms provided a boost to small-cap stocks, but where are they headed from here?
  6. Grubhub Delivers Strong Quarter, But What About the Shorts?

    Shares of GRUB are surging, but it remains an open question whether this is short covering or genuine investor enthusiasm.
  1. Global Pension Funds Warm to India's Solar Power Ambitions

    Some of the world's biggest pension funds, seeking long-term returns on green investments, are scouting for deals in India's ...
  2. What’s Behind the Run-Up in Emerging Market Bonds?

    Emerging market bonds have gotten a lot of attention this year. When choosing a fund, consider sustained performance rather ...
  3. Reflation Moderation

    We discuss what comes next after the “reflation trade" that began in late 2016 which has lost steam.
  4. Understanding the New 'T' Shares

    "T" stands for "transaction," and these mutual fund shares, designed to fulfill the fiduciary rule, promise to be a money-saving ...
  5. Amazon's Moves Beyond Retail Get Wall Street Thumbs Up, for Now

    Amazon.com Inc's ventures far beyond online retail, from cloud computing to movie making, are raising questions among corporate ...
  6. U.S. Regulator Shuts First NBC Bank; Whitney Bank to Reopen Branches

    A top U.S. financial regulator said on Friday that it closed the banking unit of First NBC Bank Holding Co, three days after ...
  1. Reflation Moderation

    We discuss what comes next after the “reflation trade" that began in late 2016 which has lost steam.
  2. Amazon's Moves Beyond Retail Get Wall Street Thumbs Up, for Now

    Amazon.com Inc's ventures far beyond online retail, from cloud computing to movie making, are raising questions among corporate ...
  3. U.S. Regulator Shuts First NBC Bank; Whitney Bank to Reopen Branches

    A top U.S. financial regulator said on Friday that it closed the banking unit of First NBC Bank Holding Co, three days after ...
  4. NRG Director Wins Strong Shareholder Support Despite NYC Opposition

    A director at NRG Energy Inc was elected to its board with a strong margin of votes cast, a securities filing showed on Friday, ...
  5. Apple, Tesla Ask California to Change Proposed Self-Driving Car Test Policy

    Apple Inc urged California to toughen up its proposed policy on testing self-driving cars, a move that would result in more ...
  6. Tesla Must Complete Brake Fix to Regain Top Safety Rating -Consumer Reports

    Tesla Inc needs to complete fixing its Model S sedan emergency braking system to regain Consumer Reports' top safety rating, ...
  1. Congress May Take Away Your 401(k) Tax Deduction

    As part of overhauling the U.S. income tax system, Congress is considering taking away your 401(k) tax deduction. What will ...
  2. Wealthfront Review 2017: Fees and Investment Facts

    Wealthfront is one of the premier robo-advisors. Here's a breakdown on the brokerage's fees and features.
  3. Retirement Savings Tips For 35- To 44-Year-Olds

    Learn how the "sandwich generation" can save for retirement while taking care of their kids and parents.
  4. How to Retire as a Millionaire Without a 401(k)

    Can you retire as a millionaire without a 401(k) plan? It may not be easy, but it isn't impossible if you know where to invest ...
  5. Managing Healthcare Costs in Retirement

    Following these steps can increase your ability to adequately cover retirement healthcare costs.
  6. Will Your Savings Support Your Retirement Lifestyle?

    Protect your retirement savings by planning for lifestyle inflation and longevity risk.
  1. Tesla's Automation Expert Ousted After Clash With Musk (TSLA)

    The man whose company was tasked with helping the electric carmaker meet its production commitments has left Tesla after ...
  2. 6 Ways SEO Can Improve an Advisor's Website

    Using effective keywords goes a long way toward improving a website's SEO.
  3. Verizon Bets on Autonomous Cars (VZ)

    The telecom giant increased its market share in the rapidly growing telematics market by acquiring Renovo Auto for $10 million. ...
  4. Amazon May Release Echo With Screen Next Month (AMZN, GOOG)

    Google's announcement of multi-user support for Google Home spurred Amazon to update its device, according to CNET.
  5. Blockbuster Video Lives! In Alaska.

    Expensive Internet and love for television shows keeps the vintage chain alive in Alaska.
  6. Apple in Talks to Launch Peer-to-Peer Payments (AAPL, PYPL)

    The service will compete with the likes of PayPal and Square Cash.
Hot Definitions
  1. Five Cs Of Credit

    A method used by lenders to determine the credit worthiness of potential borrowers. The system weighs five characteristics ...
  2. Straddle

    An options strategy in which the investor holds a position in both a call and put with the same strike price and expiration ...
  3. Trickle-Down Theory

    An economic idea which states that decreasing marginal and capital gains tax rates - especially for corporations, investors ...
  4. North American Free Trade Agreement - NAFTA

    A regulation implemented on Jan. 1, 1994, that eventually eliminated tariffs to encourage economic activity between the United ...
  5. Agency Theory

    A supposition that explains the relationship between principals and agents in business. Agency theory is concerned with resolving ...
  6. Treasury Bill - T-Bill

    A short-term debt obligation backed by the U.S. government with a maturity of less than one year. T-bills are sold in denominations ...
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