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  1. Choosing the Right Software for a New Wealth Management Firm

    Selecting the right software for a wealth management firm involves several key considerations.
  2. Planning Financially for Today and Tomorrow

    Building financial independence means taking a proactive approach. Here are three ways to do it.
  3. Investment Objective

    An investment objective is a client information form used by asset managers that aids in determining the optimal portfolio ...
  4. How to Avoid Taxation on Life Insurance Proceeds

    Decrease the value of your taxable estate and prevent the tax man from getting you one last time.
  5. What's Next For Quants

    We asked three pros what they're excited about in the future of quantitative analysis.
  6. Where to Buy a $10 Million Coin

    Vicken Yegparian shares how to buy Roman-era coins, and what piece Stack's Bowers once sold for a record $10 million.
  1. Buying an Advisory Practice? These Tips Will Help You Get it Right

    Before purchasing a financial advisory practice, ensure due diligence is done and that you understand the business and culture ...
  2. Tips for Advisors Who Retire & Sell Their Practice

    Many financial advisors are leading a practice without ideas about how it will continue after they retire. Here are a few ...
  3. Affiliate Marketing: Can You Really Make Money?

    Affiliate marketing offers a way to generate passive income online, but it takes time and money to make it a serious enterprise.
  4. How to Attract and Retain Millennial Advisors for Your Practice

    Practices looking to attract and retain Millennial advisors should consider these tips.
  5. These International ETFs Are Trouncing the Competition

    These are some of the top performing international ETFs this year, and they are still in uptrends.
  6. These ETFs Are Loving Low Volatility

    Equity market volatility is plunging. There are different ways to play that theme.
  1. Tips for Advisors Who Retire & Sell Their Practice

    Many financial advisors are leading a practice without ideas about how it will continue after they retire. Here are a few ...
  2. The Top 4 General Electric Shareholders (GE)

    Pay attention to whether the amount of stock awarded to General Electric’s largest shareholders provides a hint about the ...
  3. How to Sell a Car With a Lien

    Vehicle owners wondering how to sell a car with a lien on the certificate of title have four options to both remove the lien ...
  4. Affiliate Marketing: Can You Really Make Money?

    Affiliate marketing offers a way to generate passive income online, but it takes time and money to make it a serious enterprise.
  5. Why Employees Need an Investment Policy Statement

    Here's why having an investment policy statement is helpful if you have equity compensation.
  6. C-Suite

    C-Suite is a widely-used slang term used to collectively refer to a corporation's most important senior executives as in ...
  1. Energy Funds Testing 2017 Downtrends

    Energy funds were sold after lifting above seven-month resistance, raising doubts about recent social media buying calls.
  2. How Commodities Hit Their Bull Run

    The leading index that tracks commodities reached a key downside objective before beginning its current bullish trend.
  3. Vanguard Chief Economist on Europe & China

    Vanguard's Chief Economist Joe Davis shares his thoughts on the biggest international economic concerns over the next year.
  4. These International ETFs Are Trouncing the Competition

    These are some of the top performing international ETFs this year, and they are still in uptrends.
  5. Railroad Stocks Sell Off to Support After Strong Earnings

    CSX and Union Pacific are selling off despite strong second quarter results, signaling growing fears of an economic slowdown.
  6. Biotech Stocks on Fire After Vertex News

    Vertex Pharmaceuticals research results ignited a strong biotech sector advance that could gain traction in coming weeks.
  1. Facebook Earnings: Hit or Miss?

    After beating most analyst expectations since its market debut, the social media network's growth may be slowing down.
  2. Hibbett Sports Slumps After Warning of 'Challenging' Sales

    Shares of Hibbett Sports Inc dropped 32 percent on Monday after the U.S. sports apparel retailer warned it would be affected ...
  3. Opinion: Fintech Faithful Put Payments on a Pedestal

    Fintech's faithful are putting payments on a pedestal. Square and PayPal shares are near all-time highs – as are those of ...
  4. Blue Apron Shares Surge on Wall Street's Upbeat Outlook

    Shares of Blue Apron Holdings Inc jumped as much as 20 percent on Monday, reversing some of their heavy losses from the past ...
  5. General Motors 2Q Earnings: What to Watch For

    GM is expected to report anemic second-quarter earnings of $1.73 a share, on revenue of $37.67 million.
  6. Short Sellers Wave White Flag as Stock Prices Soar

    Giving Up: The stampeding bull market is trampling short sellers as losses pile up
  1. Hibbett Sports Slumps After Warning of 'Challenging' Sales

    Shares of Hibbett Sports Inc dropped 32 percent on Monday after the U.S. sports apparel retailer warned it would be affected ...
  2. Opinion: Fintech Faithful Put Payments on a Pedestal

    Fintech's faithful are putting payments on a pedestal. Square and PayPal shares are near all-time highs – as are those of ...
  3. Blue Apron Shares Surge on Wall Street's Upbeat Outlook

    Shares of Blue Apron Holdings Inc jumped as much as 20 percent on Monday, reversing some of their heavy losses from the past ...
  4. General Motors 2Q Earnings: What to Watch For

    GM is expected to report anemic second-quarter earnings of $1.73 a share, on revenue of $37.67 million.
  5. Short Sellers Wave White Flag as Stock Prices Soar

    Giving Up: The stampeding bull market is trampling short sellers as losses pile up
  6. Analysts Cut Chipotle Stock Target, Question Menu Price Hikes

    Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc lost more ground on Monday, after analysts cut stock price targets and raised doubts ...
  1. 7 Tips for Choosing the Right Estate Executor

    Use these seven steps to select the right executor for your estate.
  2. Put Dividends to Work in Your Portfolio

    Find out how a company can put its profits directly into your hands.
  3. I'm about to retire. If I pay off my mortgage with after-tax money I have saved, I can save 6.5%. Should I do this?

    Only you and your financial advisor, family, accountant, etc. can answer the "should I?" question because there are many ...
  4. My wife and I both converted our Traditional IRAs to Roth IRAs over a decade ago and have invested the maximum allowed each year since. We're buying our first home soon. Do we both qualify for one-time, tax-free, $10,000 distributions?

    You and your spouse each qualify for a penalty-free distribution of up to $10,000 for the purchase, acquisition or construction ...
  5. Is a Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) a qualified retirement plan?

    Take advantage of the government's retirement plan for employees with the Thrift Savings Plan. As with a 401(k), contributions ...
  6. Who manages the assets in a Roth 401(k) account?

    Learn how to personally manage the assets in your Roth 401(k) plan and determine the best options available to help meet ...
  1. Cryptocurrency Market Capitalization Rises Again

    The bounce in the price of cryptocurrencies​, especially Bitcoin,​ has led the overall market capitalization to cross $95 ...
  2. Private Equity Firm KKR Close to Acquiring WebMD

    WebMD’s hunt for a suitor looks set come to an end after private equity firm KKR tabled an all-cash bid for the online health ...
  3. US Venture Capital's Digital Coin Quandary: Cash-Rich Startups

    U.S. venture capital firms lining up for a slice of the burgeoning digital currency market are grappling with a novel challenge ...
  4. Hard Fork Split is Avoided! Bitcoin Price Surges

    Bitcoin's price has shot up on the news that the imminent "hard fork" split in the digital currency has been narrowly avoided.
  5. Amazon Blamed for Japan's Deflation Problem

    The e-commerce giant is said to have triggered fierce competition between online and offline retailers by driving down retail ...
  6. Launch Dates for These New Cryptocurrency ITOs Have Been Announced

    ITOs, or Initial Token Offerings, are comparable to ICOs, and this is how virtual currency tokens get released.
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