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  1. Why People Renounce Their U.S Citizenship

    This year, the highest number of Americans ever took the irrevocable step of giving up their citizenship. Here's why.
  2. Rent-To-Own Homes: How The Process Works

    Here's what to watch for when negotiating a contract for a rent-to-own home – and who is a good candidate for this option.
  3. Measure Your Portfolio's Performance

    Learn three ratios that will help you evaluate your investment returns.
  4. A Retirement Plan Option for High-Income Doctors

    The 457(b) plan allows high-earning doctors to save more for retirement than the 403(b) plan.
  5. True Family Wealth Is Built With These Components

    There is more to building family wealth than financial capital.
  6. Quant Funds Are Some of the World's Best

    LCH Investments' recent annual survey reveals that computer-based hedge funds are outpatcing their traditional rivals.
  1. How Tech Helps RIAs Like Alexandria Capital Grow AUM

    Many financial firms are leveraging technology to achieve rapid growth. Here's how.
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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?
  5. 5 Top Tax Concerns Clients May Face This Year

    Clients of advisors may have more tax issues as their financial plans become more complicated.
  6. Making Money with Managed Futures Funds

    Managed futures funds can be lucrative, but investors should be wary of incurring hidden costs. Ask for a clear explanation ...
  1. The Best Colleges for Financial Aid

    What are the best colleges for financial aid? Are the much cheaper state schools a better choice than their private-school ...
  2. How to Put Your Pay Raise to Work

    Put your pay raise to work and you can end up with a windfall.
  3. The Interest Rates: APR, APY And EAR

    When most people shop for financial products, all they focus on is the listed interest rate. Human eyes instinctively dismiss ...
  4. Auto Delinquency Rates Near 2008 Highs (F, KMX)

    Auto delinquency rates edge close to the peak reached during the height of the financial crisis, fueling speculation that ...
  5. How to Build Your Credit Score to 850

    Use these tips to increase your credit score and your ability to get low interest rates on loans.
  6. Compounding Is Important in the Later Years Too

    The power of compounding is even greater in the later years of saving for retirement.
  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. Roche Lung Cancer Drug Alecensa Gets EU Nod (RHHBY)

    Roche’s Alecensa adds the large EU market for non-small cell lung cancer treatment.
  2. Momenta's Supply Partner Gets FDA Warning (MNTA)

    The warning will delay FDA approval of Momenta's 40-mg multiple sclerosis drug Glatopa.
  3. Qualcomm Calls KFTC Lawsuit Unfair, Citing Samsung

    Company may now cite Samsung's possible undue influence over the Korea Fair Trade Commission.
  4. Pass On Wal-Mart After Earnings (WMT, AMZN)

    Wal-Mart is trading at a 2-month high after a well-received fourth-quarter earnings report but faces a buzz-saw of resistance ...
  5. Revised Deal: Verizon to Pay $350M Less for Yahoo

    Verizon and Yahoo agreed to revised deal terms in which Verizon will pay $350 million less.
  6. Teva Pops in Early Trading (TEVA)

    Teva is up this morning, after Momenta Pharmaceuticals announced a delay of its generic version of Copaxone.
  1. FXCM to Rebrand as Global Brokerage Inc. (FXCM, GLBR)

    The beleagured online currency brokerage is hoping a name change will help it regain investor confidence.
  2. RBS Details Plans for Williams & Glyn (RBS)

    RBS hopes to transform the defunct business into a business loan juggernaut.
  3. RBS to Keep Williams & Glyn (RBS)

    Shares of RBS are jumping thanks to plans to overhaul Williams & Glyn. The new unit will offer fintech and business banking ...
  4. HSBC Plummets on Quarterly Loss, Stagnant Dividend (HSBC)

    Shares plummeted nearly 7 percent in trading in London, with ADR shares set to decline by a similar amount in pre-market ...
  5. HSBC Stock Slides on 62% Drop in Profit (HSBC)

    Shares of HSBC Holdings are sliding in London and over 6% lower in pre-market trading in the U.S. after the bank reported ...
  6. ArQule Liver Cancer Drug Fails Phase 3 (ARQL)

    ArQule’s liver cancer drug ARQ 197 failed a late-stage clinical trial.
  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. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 10 Steps To Retire A Millionaire

    Making this dream come true takes work, but it's well worth the effort.
  5. 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?
  6. The Priorities of Personal Finance

    Before saving everything for retirement, make sure you're living life now and have insurance in place.
  1. Work at a Public Company? Here's How You Can Sell Your Stock

    Wealthfront has added an employee stock selling program to its platform.
  2. How Advisors Can Use Blogs to Boost Their AUM

    Here's how marketing techniques like blogging can help advisors grow assets under management.
  3. It's Tax Season, Are You Prepared?

    It's tax season again. Use these tips to be prepared to file and protect yourself from cybercrime.
  4. Cybersecurity: Protect Yourself During Tax Season

    Take a little extra time to review online communications and avoid becoming a cybercrime victim.
  5. 2016 SEC Enforcement Cases: The Year in Review

    The SEC set a new record in 2016 for the number of enforcement actions it brought.
  6. H&R Block Gets IBM's Watson for Your Taxes (HRB, IBM)

    Can IBM’s Watson help with your taxes? H&R Block is betting that the famed artificial intelligence solution will increase ...
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