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  1. Is there a difference between socially responsible investing (SRI) and green investing?

    Green investing is considered a subset of socially responsible investing. Both of these terms refer to investment philosophies ...
  2. Socially Responsible Investing: How Millennials are Driving It

    Younger investors are much more likely to be interested in doing good and doing right, surveys show.
  3. How Vanguard Dominated the Mutual Fund Industry

    How Vanguard, the mutual fund giant, grew to $4.2 Trillion in assets under management with its tried and true approach to ...
  4. How Social Impact Bonds Work

    Social impact bonds are one way to funnel money to projects that will impact society.
  5. Securities-Based Lending

    The practice of making loans using securities as collateral.
  6. The Wealth Effect: Luxury Car Sales Are Up

    The rich are now feeling comfortable about buying luxury cars. Way more comfortable.
  1. How to Avoid Common Middle-Class Money Traps

    Spending is inevitable, but by budgeting carefully, families can enjoy financial security while dodging unnecessary stress ...
  2. 5 Steps to Getting Started in Investing

    “How do I start investing?” It’s a complex question and there's a lot to consider. Here's how to lay a foundation for success.
  3. Living Abroad in Retirement: Can You Afford It?

    These are the financial implications of retiring abroad, as well as what you need to consider in order to do so.
  4. Vanguard CEO: High-Cost Active Management is Dead

    Vanguard Group CEO Bill McNabb says there's no place for high-cost active management in a future of lower average returns.
  5. Top 5 Mutual Funds for Impact Investing

    These five funds are committed to ESG screening and produce positive returns.
  6. Top 5 ETFs for Impact Investing for 2017 (DSI, KLD)

    The top five ETFS based on their commitment to impact investing.
  1. Who Pays Mortgage Recording Tax in NYC?

    When you buy in New York City, you even have to pay a tax to record your mortgage. Here's how much.
  2. The Parental Support Young Millennials Get? A Lot

    By now it’s no secret that parental support for Millennials is extensive. So how much is it exactly?
  3. 5 Biggest Credit Card Data Hacks in History

    InterContinental Hotels Groups has disclosed that credit card systems at 1,200 of its hotels were successfully hacked by ...
  4. 4 Risks of Giving Your House to Your Child

    Your instincts may be generous, but handing over the house may not be the best financial plan for you – or your child.
  5. Do You Really Have Student Loan Forgiveness?

    Do you really have student loan forgiveness? A recent lawsuit has called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program’s guidelines ...
  6. Bloated Budget? How to Trim the Fat

    Blood, sweat and tears should belong in the gym, but your money deserves some training time too.
  1. Goldman Sachs: Inflation Rebound to Gore the Bull Market

    Goldman Sachs believes inflation to continue its upward trend despite a disappointing March CPI report.
  2. Three Hot Junior Biotech Plays (CNAT, ZYNE)

    Major biotech funds are struggling after a series of high-profile drug pricing scandals, but that hasn't stopped the flow ...
  3. Visa Crushes Consensus in Q2, MasterCard Next Up

    Visa's excellent showing in its fiscal second quarter bodes well for MasterCard's results.
  4. Showrooms Could Be The Next Hot Trend In Retail

    Retailers may find that brick-and-mortar shoppers like a showroom-type experience, one analysts says.
  5. Airline Earnings Hamper Industrial Sector (JETS, XLI)

    Airlines are posting sluggish earnings, and that is weighing on the industrial sector.
  6. Sears Closing More Stores Than It Projected (SHLD)

    Sears said it would close 150 Kmart and Sears stores by April, but Business Insider reveals it's closing more.
  1. Profit Profile Helps Lilly Shares Rebound From Alzheimer's Setback

    Shares of Eli Lilly & Co have staged a dramatic rebound following massive disappointment for its experimental Alzheimer's ...
  2. Financial Firms Consumers Trust the Most

    Fewer than half of U.S. households have a high level of trust in who manages their money. Here are the most trusted financial ...
  3. Vive La France! Key Indicators Show Less Frexit Fear

    The VIX Index opens sharply lower after Macron wins first round of French presidential election, set to take round two.
  4. Analysts: Twitter Should Shift Its User Focus

    Some analysts want Twitter to concentrate more on daily active users than monthly active users.
  5. Intel Could Finally Reward Unhappy Shareholders (INTC)

    Intel has congested at long-term resistance for the last 31-months, raising the odds for a breakout that transforms the Dow ...
  6. Litecoin Price Rises on Hopes of SegWit Activation

    SegWit might give Litecoin the huge boost it needs to compete with Bitcoin.
  1. Analysts: Twitter Should Shift Its User Focus

    Some analysts want Twitter to concentrate more on daily active users than monthly active users.
  2. Intel Could Finally Reward Unhappy Shareholders (INTC)

    Intel has congested at long-term resistance for the last 31-months, raising the odds for a breakout that transforms the Dow ...
  3. Brazil Real, Mexico Peso Strengthen on French Vote

    The Brazilian real and the Mexican peso strengthened on Monday after centrist Emmanuel Macron won the first round of the ...
  4. J&J, Novartis and Takeda in Talks for Brazil's Hypermarcas -Sources

    Johnson & Johnson, Novartis AG and Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd are in talks with the controlling bloc of Brazilian drugmaker ...
  5. A Tale of Two Toy Makers: Mattel and Hasbro

    While Hasbro shares hit a record high, rival Mattel continues to struggle with its turnaround.
  6. IFR Americas ECM Pipeline

    NEW YORK, April 24 (IFR) - Active calendar:
  1. Choosing Between a Traditional or Roth 401(k)

    There are several things to consider when deciding between a traditional or Roth 401(k).
  2. 5 of the Biggest Retirement Mistakes People Make

    Five of the top 10 mistakes people make as they approach retirement.
  3. 3 Ways to Improve Financial Literacy

    If financial advice isn't personalized, situational and actionable, most Americans won't remember it.
  4. Turn Retirement Cash Flow Into Your Own Paycheck

    Retirement planning won't get you very far without plans to manage your cash flow. So turn retirement income into monthly ...
  5. 5 Steps to Getting Started in Investing

    “How do I start investing?” It’s a complex question and there's a lot to consider. Here's how to lay a foundation for success.
  6. Living Abroad in Retirement: Can You Afford It?

    These are the financial implications of retiring abroad, as well as what you need to consider in order to do so.
  1. One Year Later: How Much is Prince Worth After His Death?

    It's been a year since Prince's death, and the unreleased songs and videos found in his vault will not be released.
  2. The Top 7 Website Mistakes Financial Advisors Make

    Advisors need to avoid these seven deadly sins when designing a website.
  3. Google Home Now Able to Recognize Different Voices (GOOG)

    The California-based company’s latest update gives it a distinct advantage over Amazon’s Echo.
  4. Starbucks Upgraded by Stifel on Comps Growth

    Research firm Stifel Nicolaus has upgraded Starbucks to a buy, seeing grow over next four quarters.
  5. GoPro to Release VR Camera This Summer

    Action camera maker GoPro announces the release of a 360-degree camera called the GoPro Fusion.
  6. Amazon Releases Alexa for Conversational Chatbots (AMZN)

    Amazon Lex is the technology behind Alexa, and developers can now use it for customer assistance applications.
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