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  1. Hire a Financial Advisor to Be Your Personal CFO

    A successful business doesn't handle finances without a CFO and neither should you.
  2. 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?
  3. 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.
  4. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  5. Valentine’s Day Spending Drops for 2017(M, JWN)

    People will be spending substantially less this Valentine's Day, according to forecasts.
  6. Finance and Wealth Coaching for Young Adults

    Here are some wealth management ideas for young adults, and older adults too.
  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. What Will I Pay for Tax Preparation Fees?

    Tax preparation fees aren't one size fits all. What you pay will vary – depending on the complexity of your return, who does ...
  3. How Tech Helps RIAs Like Alexandria Capital Grow AUM

    Many financial firms are leveraging technology to achieve rapid growth. Here's how.
  4. Picking the Right Robo-Advisor: Webinar

    Robo-advisors are bringing financial advice to the masses and changing the face of the financial services industry for the ...
  5. 4 Risky Moves People Are Making to Buy a Home

    A new study from Owners.com suggests that Americans may be willing to make some risky moves to buy a home in 2017. Here are ...
  6. Who Killed Sears? 50 Years on the Road to Ruin

    Sears (SHLD) was once a paragon of American business. Now it is on an $8 billion losing streak. What happened?
  1. Compounding Is Important in the Later Years Too

    The power of compounding is even greater in the later years of saving for retirement.
  2. 5 Things to Teach Your Teen About Money

    Use these questions to have a successful discussion with your teen about financial security.
  3. 5 Things You Shouldn't Tell Your Mortgage Broker

    Applying for a mortgage can be a strenuous process. Here are five things to avoid doing when meeting with your mortgage broker. ...
  4. Watch Out for "Junk" Mortgage Fees

    So many fees are tacked onto a mortgage, that it's easy to pay more than you have to.
  5. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

    If it learns to embrace fintech like its non-bank competitors have done.
  6. The 9 Things You Should Never Pack

    Chainsaws are illegal if you pack them in a carry-on. Here's what you can bring (and should leave at home).
  1. How Do Bitcoin Investors Combat Price Volatility? (GBTC, ARKW)

    Taking the route of systematic investing in bitcoin can help investors cope with volatility in its price.
  2. Broker or Trader: Which Career is Right For You?

    A day in the life of a broker or trader is an exciting and varied one. Find out how to decide between these two financial ...
  3. TiVo at Cusp of Big Breakout (TIVO)

    TiVo is testing 3-year resistance between $20 and $22.50 after a well-received earnings report and could hit 5-year highs ...
  4. Euro to Strengthen Against Dollar After Election Season (BAC)

    Political uncertainty abounds on both sides of the Atlantic, but once calm returns BofA sees EUR trading back to 1.10 by ...
  5. Alexion Pharmaceuticals on the Recovery Trail (ALXN)

    A healthy buy-the-news reaction to a mixed quarterly report could signal the end of the long Alexion Pharmaceuticals downtrend. ...
  6. Watch These Bullish Oil ETFs (XOP, XLE)

    Price patterns and seasonality are indicating several bullish months for the price of oil. Here are ways to capitalize. (XOP,XLE)
  1. Heineken’s Taverns Takeover Faces Inquiry

    The acquisition would make the Dutch brewery the U.K.'s third-largest pub group.
  2. Dividend Hike on the Way at Home Depot (HD)

    Home Depot could hike its dividend by 14.5% next week. The HD dividend looks safe, but Lowe's looks safer.
  3. Goldman Sachs Cuts Stake in Whole Foods (WFM)

    The reduction comes as the grocer struggles to grow sales, with the organic and natural food market becoming more competitive.
  4. Did Broadcom Just Break Out? (AVGO)

    Shares of Broadcom are rising today after positive comments from JP Morgan.
  5. General Mills Lowers Sales Outlook, Shares Fall

    The company expects sales to decline 4% this year due to a weak outlook for yogurt and soup.
  6. Tesla's Workers Are in Touch With UAW Organizers (TSLA)

    According to reports, union organizers from UAW are in touch with aggrieved workers at the electric car maker's factory.
  1. Did Broadcom Just Break Out? (AVGO)

    Shares of Broadcom are rising today after positive comments from JP Morgan.
  2. General Mills Lowers Sales Outlook, Shares Fall

    The company expects sales to decline 4% this year due to a weak outlook for yogurt and soup.
  3. Tesla's Workers Are in Touch With UAW Organizers (TSLA)

    According to reports, union organizers from UAW are in touch with aggrieved workers at the electric car maker's factory.
  4. Cisco Rival Arista Stock Climbs on Q4 Beat

    The cloud networking firm posts a 34% sales increase despite a two-year legal battle with Cisco.
  5. T-Mobile 4G Network Coverage Gap Narrowing

    One knock on T-Mobile is that it lacks the same coverage as Verizon, but that may be changing.
  6. Coca-Cola Evolves Popular Loyalty Program

    Going digital, customers will no longer manually enter codes for the My Coke Rewards program.
  1. 4 Risky Moves People Are Making to Buy a Home

    A new study from Owners.com suggests that Americans may be willing to make some risky moves to buy a home in 2017. Here are ...
  2. Explaining Types of Fixed Annuities

    Learn about this popular retirement tool, its pros and cons and how annuities work to create a guaranteed regular stream ...
  3. 10 Steps To Retire A Millionaire

    Making this dream come true takes work, but it's well worth the effort.
  4. Converting Traditional IRA Savings to a Roth IRA

    When is it a good idea to convert traditional IRA funds into Roth IRA funds? And when does it not make sense?
  5. The Priorities of Personal Finance

    Before saving everything for retirement, make sure you're living life now and have insurance in place.
  6. What Do You Need to Know About Annuities?

    There are varying views on annuities. Use this basic information to draw your own conclusions.
  1. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

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

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

    A macro virus infects a software program and causes a series of actions to begin automatically when the program is opened.
  4. Mattel Targets Chinese Consumers With Alibaba Deal (MAT, BABA)

    Mattel and Alibaba join forces to tap into the toy market in China.
  5. Retailers Step Up Shopping Experience (NKE, COH)

    Retailers like Nike, Coach and Abercrombie & Fitch are trying to lure more customers with improved store amenities.
  6. Cyber Security Threats to Move up the Agenda? (SYMC, PANW)

    A rise in government data breaches has fuelled speculation that companies with cyber security expertise will soon start to ...
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