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  1. Why Your Will Needs a 'Titanic Clause'

    If you don't have a Titanic clause in your will and disaster strikes, there's no guarantee that your intended beneficiaries ...
  2. Why Wealthy Families Should Complete the FAFSA

    Even wealthy parents should apply for financial aid when their kids are ready for college.
  3. Why is the Hedge Fund World Still so White and Male?

    Hedge funds continue to be overwhelmingly male and white, and data reveals the trend isn't changing.
  4. "Blockchain is Coming and It Could Save Lives," Says Davos Video

    The Davos World Economic Forum (Jan 17-20) unveiled an explainer video all about blockchain technology.
  5. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  6. Portfolio Manager Doug Noland on Spotting a Bubble

    Here, Doug outlines his framework for identifying inflationary biases to pinpoint bubbles, and where the cracks will appear ...
  1. HSBC Executives Facing Layoffs (HSBC, GS)

    In its constant effort to cut costs and drive profitability higher, HSBC is now pondering letting 100 executive bankers go ...
  2. Trump’s Student Loan Repayment Plan: Could It Help You?

    Donald Trump’s student loan repayment plan is still just an idea, but if it shapes up as promised, it could save you money.
  3. Top Tips for Making Retirement Savings Last Longer

    If you’re trying to figure out how to make your hard-earned nest egg last, there’s one piece of advice that stands above ...
  4. Trump Advisor Promises Repeal of Fiduciary Rule

    An advisor for Donald Trump’s campaign maintains that if Trump is elected, he'll repeal the new Fiduciary Rule.
  5. For Wealthy People, Trump's Presidency is Gonna Be 'YUGE'

    Donald Trump's tax plan likely means big tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans.
  6. Can President Trump 'Fix' Social Security?

    Donald Trump’s plan to replenish Social Security goes in a very new direction.
  1. 22 Ways to Fight Rising Food Prices

    As food costs rise it can be difficult to stay on budget. Here are some handy tips to spend less at the till.
  2. 7 Counterintuitive Retirement Strategies That Work

    Seven misconceptions about retirement that you should avoid
  3. Is It Ever Too Late to Start a 529 Plan for College?

    A 529 plan for your college-bound child makes sense in more cases than you might think.
  4. How Advisors Help Young Financial Planning Clients

    Advisors can work with young clients and entrepreneurs to make sure they stay on track financially.
  5. Apple Files Billion Dollar Lawsuit Against Qualcomm (AAPL, QCOM)

    The Cupertino company alleges that Qualcomm withheld a billion dollars in payments.
  6. The Mortgage Market's $1 Trillion Debt Cloud (JPM)

    The value of bonds backed by risky, single-family mortgages exceeded $1 trillion in November.
  1. Global Market ETFs at Breakout Levels (EWG, EWQ)

    These global market ETFs are breaking through resistance at 52-highs.
  2. A Look Beyond the Stock Market Reactions to Trump

    With averages near historic highs, a future bear market could be good news for some investors.
  3. Why is Mercedes Maker Daimler Buying a Bitcoin Business? (OTC:DDAIF)

    Why would a car maker buy a Bitcoin company? What's Daimler's endgame?
  4. United Stuck at Resistance After Mixed Earnings (UAL, LUV)

    United Continental is getting sold at resistance after a mixed earnings report but could break out in coming weeks.
  5. Target's Holiday Miss Could Trigger New Downtrend (TGT, KSS)

    Target is testing 2-year support in the mid 60s for the fifth time and could break down in coming weeks, entering a multiyear ...
  6. Chart of the Week: Where is the Dollar Going?

    After a nearly four-year run we still see a more measured U.S. dollar rally ahead. Richard explains why.
  1. Factors Pushing Skyworks Ahead in 2017

    Analysts foresee strong iPhone 8 sales to position Skyworks for consecutive earnings beats in 2017.
  2. President Trump Strikes TPP

    President Trump has begun the process of withdrawing the U.S. from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
  3. How Do Brokerage Firms Rate Windstream? (WIN)

    American telephone service company Windstream Holdings Inc. has received a consensus Hold recommendation from six brokerage ...
  4. Pricing Continues to Plague Allergan (AGN, TEVA)

    Endo Pharmaceuticals agrees to abandon "pay-for-delay." Allergan and Teva move lower in sympathy.
  5. Statoil Wins Auction for Turbines Off Long Island

    Statoil won bidding for a wind farm—it will be clean-energy test case for the Trump administration.
  6. McDonald’s: Best Comparable Sales Since 2011 (MCD)

    McDonald’s reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings beat, but US growth issues still lurk.
  1. AMC Continues to Expand its Reach (AMC)

    Today AMC announced it would buy Nordic Cinema Group for $929 million giving in 900 theaters worldwide.
  2. MGIC Reported Q4 Earnings Jump of 40.3% (MTG)

    Overcoming low interest rates during the second half of 2016, MGIC released Q4 earnings of $107.52M, which trumped last year's ...
  3. Former HP Exec Lands Funding for Software Startup

    Austrian startup Tricentis gets another $165 million from U.S. private equity firm Viewpoint.
  4. What to Expect From Ely Lilly & Co. in Q4 (LLY)

    Eli Lilly & Co. reports Q4 results the morning of January 31st. Will its expected strong earnings-per-share results be ...
  5. VMware’s Upcoming Earnings: What to Expect

    The firm expects to post year-over-year sales growth of 6.6% for the most recent fourth quarter.
  6. Investors Turn Defensive as Trump Takes Helm

    Investors have turned from bullish to defensive in key areas as Trump takes the helm
  1. 6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    If you can answer "yes" to these six questions, you may be ready to retire early.
  2. Best Freelancing Jobs for Retirees

    Retired from your job but still want to work? Here's how to turn your skills and know-how into a new freelancing career.
  3. Why Your Will Needs a 'Titanic Clause'

    If you don't have a Titanic clause in your will and disaster strikes, there's no guarantee that your intended beneficiaries ...
  4. The Most Expensive States to Retire In

    Six places that aren't great for your retirement years (financially speaking).
  5. How Much Money Do You Need to Retire at 56?

    Who wouldn't want to retire early and enjoy the good life? The question is, "How much will it cost?" Here's a quick and dirty ...
  6. Retire a Millionaire in 10 Steps

    Having a million-dollar portfolio is a retirement dream for many people but making that dream come true requires some serious ...
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