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  1. Top 10 Executives Dedicated to Social Impact

    These 10 CEOs work hard to make a difference in people's lives.
  2. Proposed Conn. 19% Hedge Fund Tax Could Drive Out Ultra-Wealthy

    Elected leaders from Connecticut have voiced opposition to a bill requiring a 19% tax on hedge funds.
  3. The Top 3 Financial Mistakes Couples Make

    Money is one of the top reasons couples argue. Here are the major issues advisors need to be aware of to help couples avoid ...
  4. Amex vs. Chase vs. Citi: Who Has the Best Rewards Points?

    Credit card rewards points aren't all created equal; some yield better benefits. How American Express, Citi, and Chase stack ...
  5. Buyout Firms Seen Inflating Results as Assets Soar

    Hot Air: Many private equity firms use a legal technique that can boost returns by 25% or more, Bloomberg says
  6. Go Green With Socially Responsible Investing

    Find out how morals and ethics can bring you a surprising return.
  1. Why Bondholders Should Manage Duration Risk

    Bonds and bond funds are fixed-income investments, but their duration, combined with changes to interest rates, can lead ...
  2. The Advantages of Indexed Universal Life Insurance

    An indexed universal life insurance policy can be an all-in-one financial device. Here's why, and here are some of its key ...
  3. The Top Secrets to Building Wealth

    Making savings automatic and regular is instrumental when it comes to building wealth. Mindful spending is also helpful if ...
  4. How Your Employer Is Destroying Your Retirement

    What's in a typical workplace 401(k) plan? Often, not a whole lot of good. Here's why.
  5. The Awesome Power of Compounding

    The power of compounding. It may not be sexy, but it is the surest way to accumulate wealth over time.
  6. The Folly of Dow Milestones

    The expected rise of the Dow to 20,000 is being watched with great anticipation by many investors, but the milestone holds ...
  1. Big Banks Have 15% Upside, Credit Suisse Says (BAC, C)

    Credit Suisse is bullish on big bank stocks for 2017.
  2. The Cost of Raising a Child in America

    Having a family can be an expensive proposition, but couples who know the numbers can strategize to lower the costs.
  3. When to Consider Paying Off Your Mortgage

    Consider four scenarios where it could make sense to pay off your mortgage early.
  4. A Defined Benefit Plan for Small Business Owners

    Wish you had a pension to help see you through your retirement? Today, small business owners may be able to create their ...
  5. A Wealth Building Strategy You Never Hear About

    While 30-year loans dominate the mortgage market, the 15-year loan holds far more power to diminish your debt and ultimately ...
  6. Writers Guild Authorizes Strike, Negotiations Continue

    Networks and writers are renegotiating contracts that expire May 2nd.
  1. Cryptocurrency Market Cap Reaches Record High of $30 Billion

    The market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies continues to grow at an incredible rate.
  2. Investopedia's Guide to Watching Billions

    How to understand the hedge fund industry through the Showtime series "Billions."
  3. Where is Netflix Headed from Here? (NFLX, BIDU)

    Netflix broke out to new highs after news of a Chinese licensing deal in the works, but where is the stock headed from here?
  4. AMD Could Be Poised to Breakout Higher (AMD, INTC)

    AMD has moved lower over the past several months, but an upcoming earnings report and high short interest could become catalysts ...
  5. China Licensing Deal Helps Netflix Break Out

    Netflix strikes a deal to license original content to Alibaba subsidiary iQiyi in China.
  6. How Traders Can Capitalize on Rising Risk (GLD, ITA)

    There are several macroeconomic risks on the horizon that could create opportunities for short-term traders.
  1. Microsoft Blocks Latest Windows 10 Update

    Microsoft is running into trouble with the latest version, prompted MSFT to block its own update.
  2. Central Banks' $13 Trillion Problem

    What does a $13 trillion "taper tantrum" look like? You don't want to know.
  3. Saudi Banks Strong in Light of Brewing Changes in Industry; Region Subdued

    Shares in two Saudi banks that are in early merger talks moved in opposite directions on Thursday while other regional markets ...
  4. Elevator Maker Kone Reports First Profit Drop in 12 Years

    Finland's Kone Oyj , the world's second-biggest elevator maker, on Thursday reported its first year-on-year decline in core ...
  5. Opinion: Cox: Proximity to Trump No Blessing for Stocks

    The first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency are shaping up as either a bust or huge. That's how politics rolls: success ...
  6. Alibaba Facing More Cloud Competition From Rival Tencent (BABA)

    Alibaba is facing more competition on the cloud hosting front with rival Tencent opening a data center in Silicon Valley.
  1. Alibaba Facing More Cloud Competition From Rival Tencent (BABA)

    Alibaba is facing more competition on the cloud hosting front with rival Tencent opening a data center in Silicon Valley.
  2. Drugmaker AbbVie's Profit, Revenue Beat as Humira Sales Rise

    AbbVie Inc's quarterly profit and revenue beat analysts' estimates, helped by demand for its top-selling treatment, Humira.
  3. Micron Names SanDisk Co-Founder Sanjay Mehrotra CEO

    Chipmaker Micron Technology Inc named SanDisk co-founder Sanjay Mehrotra its chief executive, replacing Mark Durcan who announced ...
  4. Dow Chemical Eyes Consumer Markets as It Readies for DuPont Merger

    Dow Chemical Co forecast better-than-expected revenue for the current quarter and said it would expand four key consumer ...
  5. Adtran Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (ADTN)

    Adtran will send its dividend payment on May 18 to shareholders of record as of May 4.
  6. KB Home Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (KBH)

    KB Home will send its dividend payment on May 18 to shareholders of record as of May 4.
  1. 401(k) Alternatives for High-Income Earners

    One downside to earning more is a higher tax rate on your 401(k) distributions. Here's how high-earners can minimize that ...
  2. A Defined Benefit Plan for Small Business Owners

    Wish you had a pension to help see you through your retirement? Today, small business owners may be able to create their ...
  3. The Advantages of Indexed Universal Life Insurance

    An indexed universal life insurance policy can be an all-in-one financial device. Here's why, and here are some of its key ...
  4. How Retirees Should Think About Retirement Income

    It’s the savings you have accumulated for retirement that make the difference between just getting by and being able to enjoying ...
  5. The Top Secrets to Building Wealth

    Making savings automatic and regular is instrumental when it comes to building wealth. Mindful spending is also helpful if ...
  6. How Your Employer Is Destroying Your Retirement

    What's in a typical workplace 401(k) plan? Often, not a whole lot of good. Here's why.
  1. 2 Things to Watch in Alphabet's Earnings Call (GOOG, FB)

    The conglomerate's earnings are due Thursday, after market close.
  2. Monero

    Monero is a digital currency that offers a high level of anonymity for users and their online transactions.
  3. New Ways to Buy a Car Online

    Buying a car online can streamline the process and eliminate the stress of haggling with dealers, but the process is not ...
  4. Tesla Makes Risky Moves in Model 3 Production (TSLA, F)

    The electric car maker is racing against time to meet its production timeline of July 2017.
  5. Marissa Mayer Will Make $186m from Verizon Deal

    Yahoo’s departing CEO Marissa Mayer will reportedly earn $186 million from the $4.48 billion Verizon deal.
  6. Apple's Makes Key Hardware Hires For New Initiatives (AAPL)

    The Cupertino company has hired top executives from the satellite industry as well as engineers from NASA's Jet Propulsion ...
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