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  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. Top 10 Executives Dedicated to Social Impact

    These 10 CEOs work hard to make a difference in people's lives.
  3. 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.
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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
  1. How to Create a Plan to Deal with College Debt

    The worst thing to do with college debt is to ignore it. The best way to start tackling it is with a clear roadmap to financial ...
  2. 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 ...
  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. 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 ...
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  1. These SRI Funds Focus on Empowering Women

    If you're looking to invest in companies that promote the empowerment of women, here are several fund firms to consider. ...
  2. Financial Planning for Gen X and Millennials

    Gen X and Gen Y to need to get their finances in order, so here are some tips to get started.
  3. 4 Things to Do Shortly After Getting Married

    Here are some necessary financial changes you should make after getting married.
  4. 5 Ways to Improve Your Finances Throughout Life

    Use these five themes to improve your financial life.
  5. Big Banks Have 15% Upside, Credit Suisse Says (BAC, C)

    Credit Suisse is bullish on big bank stocks for 2017.
  6. 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.
  1. White House Said To Be Mulling Withdrawal from NAFTA

    The White House is considering an order to pull out of NAFTA, according to sources.
  2. Credit Suisse Avoids IPO for Swiss Bank Unit (CS)

    Credit Suisse reported first quarter net income that swung to a profit from losses a year prior.
  3. Time for Big Cap Biotech (CELG, VRTX)

    The biotech sector is gaining ground after strong first quarter earnings and could finally be headed into a major recovery. ...
  4. Boeing Loses Altitude After Earnings

    Big holes in Boeing's quarterly report compare unfavorably with other defense & aerospace earnings.
  5. Good Vibes for Aerospace in General Dynamics Earnings

    Traders like General Dynamics after earnings, and are selling off Lockheed and Boeing.
  6. 3 ETFs to Trade the Breakout in Value Stocks (IWF)

    Active traders will turn their attention to these growth-oriented ETFs because the recent breakouts shown on the charts suggest ...
  1. JPMorgan Chase & Co Leaves Blockchain Consortium R3

    JPMorgan Chase & Co has left the mammoth bank blockchain consortium led by New York-based startup R3 CEV, the latest ...
  2. Opinion: Henry Kravis Finds Polite Barbarian at His Gate

    Some three decades after KKR's Henry Kravis was called a barbarian, he has encountered one at his own gate. Jeff Ubben, whose ...
  3. Opinion: Pharma Deal Offers New Buyout Double-Dip Trial

    Carlyle and Hellman & Friedman are testing a new type of fund-to-fund deal. The two private-equity investors are swapping ...
  4. Mexico Antitrust Probe Credit Negative for Banks -Moody's

    A probe by Mexico's antitrust authority into alleged price manipulation in the market for government bonds is "credit negative" ...
  5. Grubhub Delivers Strong Quarter, But What About the Shorts?

    Shares of GRUB are surging, but it remains an open question whether this is short covering or genuine investor enthusiasm.
  6. Blockbuster Video Lives! In Alaska.

    Expensive Internet and love for television shows keeps the vintage chain alive in Alaska.
  1. JPMorgan Chase & Co Leaves Blockchain Consortium R3

    JPMorgan Chase & Co has left the mammoth bank blockchain consortium led by New York-based startup R3 CEV, the latest ...
  2. Opinion: Henry Kravis Finds Polite Barbarian at His Gate

    Some three decades after KKR's Henry Kravis was called a barbarian, he has encountered one at his own gate. Jeff Ubben, whose ...
  3. Opinion: Pharma Deal Offers New Buyout Double-Dip Trial

    Carlyle and Hellman & Friedman are testing a new type of fund-to-fund deal. The two private-equity investors are swapping ...
  4. Mexico Antitrust Probe Credit Negative for Banks -Moody's

    A probe by Mexico's antitrust authority into alleged price manipulation in the market for government bonds is "credit negative" ...
  5. Grubhub Delivers Strong Quarter, But What About the Shorts?

    Shares of GRUB are surging, but it remains an open question whether this is short covering or genuine investor enthusiasm.
  6. Blockbuster Video Lives! In Alaska.

    Expensive Internet and love for television shows keeps the vintage chain alive in Alaska.
  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. Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Forms Its Own Blockchain Platform, TrustSQL

    Tencent, one of the largest Chinese conglomerates is building its own blockchain services platform known as TrustSQL.
  2. Cryptocurrency Market Cap Reaches Record High of $30 Billion

    The market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies continues to grow at an incredible rate.
  3. Tesla Factory Workers Accuse Company of Intimidation (TSLA)

    They claim that Tesla is going "too far" in clamping down on their efforts to form a union.
  4. Analyst Downgrades Amazon Citing Need for Greater Operating Leverage (AMZN)

    Raymond James analyst Aaron Kessler cited the firm's operating margins as reasons for the downgrade.
  5. 2 Things to Watch in Alphabet's Earnings Call (GOOG, FB)

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

    Monero is a digital currency that offers a high level of anonymity for users and their online transactions.
Hot Definitions
  1. North American Free Trade Agreement - NAFTA

    A regulation implemented on Jan. 1, 1994, that eventually eliminated tariffs to encourage economic activity between the United ...
  2. Agency Theory

    A supposition that explains the relationship between principals and agents in business. Agency theory is concerned with resolving ...
  3. Treasury Bill - T-Bill

    A short-term debt obligation backed by the U.S. government with a maturity of less than one year. T-bills are sold in denominations ...
  4. Index

    A statistical measure of change in an economy or a securities market. In the case of financial markets, an index is a hypothetical ...
  5. Return on Market Value of Equity - ROME

    Return on market value of equity (ROME) is a comparative measure typically used by analysts to identify companies that generate ...
  6. Majority Shareholder

    A person or entity that owns more than 50% of a company's outstanding shares. The majority shareholder is often the founder ...
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