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  1. 6 Financial Lessons to Master by the Time You're 30

    Once you hit your 30s, it is time to get serious about your finances and money skills. Here are the top money lessons you ...
  2. Learn to Invest in 10 Steps

    Want to invest but don't know where to start? Learn how to make your money work for you with these tips.
  3. C-Suite Executives Get Even Richer Perks

    Not only are CEOs and other C-suite executives earning higher salaries; they’re also raking in bigger and better perks, according ...
  4. Top Hedge Fund Managers to Watch in 2017 (ADSK)

    Though in a flailing industry, these managers may be able to turn around fortunes for their firms.
  5. Roth Feature Boosts Benefits for 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

    Roth accounts tend to beat traditional plans over the long term by providing tax savings at retirement.
  6. The Retirement Divide: CEOs vs. the Rest of Us

    CEOs do great, but a new report has troubling news for the average American retiree.
  1. Retirement Savings: How Much Is Enough?

    5%? 10%? 15%? Which retirement savings rate is the right one?
  2. Your Tax Preparer Screwed Up – Now What?

    Even professional tax preparers can make mistakes. What to do if it happens on your tax return.
  3. Effect of Fed Fund Rate Hikes on the Housing Market

    Understand what drives the federal funds rate and why the Fed would increase that rate. Learn about the effect of a rate ...
  4. Could Fintech Be in a Bubble?

    Although there are signs of a fintech bubble that could burst, that hasn't kept venture capital from investing billions in ...
  5. The Best Ways to Help Kids Pay Off College Loans

    Set ground rules and be strategic about how you help pay off college loans.
  6. Why the Trump Market Rally is Fading

    The S&P 500 surged after the election but has gone nowhere since mid-December as optimism about Trump’s policies fades
  1. Top 6 Marriage-Killing Money Issues

    Strengthen your marriage by discussing these financial pitfalls.
  2. Cut Your Investment Fees to Be a Wall Street Deadbeat

    There are now many ways to proactively minimize fees associated with our investment portfolios.
  3. How to Be SMART and Achieve Your Financial Goals

    Setting goals instead of resolutions and using the SMART approach will help you attain your goals.
  4. New Job? Don't Forget Your Company Stock Options

    Employee stock options may be handled differently when you leave a job.
  5. The Beginning of the End of Obamacare

    With Trump slated to take the office, Obamacare is set to get repealed and replaced soon.
  6. The Best Ways to Help Kids Pay Off College Loans

    Set ground rules and be strategic about how you help pay off college loans.
  1. Oil Falls on OPEC Production Cut Doubts (USO, UCO)

    OPEC is seeking another oil production cut in May, but experts think any agreement made by the group is doomed to fail.
  2. JP Morgan Chase Headed for Triple Digits (JPM)

    JP Morgan Chase is testing December range resistance at $88 after a strong fourth quarter earnings report and could reach ...
  3. General Motors Vs. Ford: Which Is the Better Buy? (GM, F)

    General Motors and Ford traded in lockstep for three years but political events since the presidential election have declared ...
  4. Top 10 Forex Trading Rules

    These rules will help keep you grounded - and out of harm's way.
  5. Top 3 British Pound ETFs (FXB, GBB)

    If you’re betting on a recovery after Brexit, you might want to consider these British pound ETFs.
  6. A Weak Outlook Has Tableau Investors Singing the Blues (DATA)

    The combination of weak fundamentals and an ongoing technical breakdown makes it highly unlikely that Tableau will reconcile ...
  1. Alibaba Stock Short Interest Rises Again (BABA)

    Alibaba's rising stock price continues to attract millions of short sellers, giving it the market's third largest short position.
  2. Morgan Stanley on Renewable Energy Stocks

    A research note pointed to sources of uncertainty facing wind and solar energy companies.
  3. Short Sellers Now Fleeing Valeant Stock (VRX)

    The extent to which Valeant's asset sales can bring its share price back from the dead is now being hotly debated.
  4. Can Snapchat Threaten Facebook's Ad Business? (FB, GOOGL)

    With an IPO expected as early as March, a lot of focus has been placed on Snapchat's advertising potential.
  5. Apple Increases App Store Prices in U.K. (AAPL)

    Apple has raised the price of apps in its App Store in response to Brexit.
  6. Baidu Hires Former Microsoft Executive (BIDU)

    A day after launching its augmented reality hub to bolster its artificial intelligence business, Baidu announced a major ...
  1. Analysts on Upcoming Cybersecurity Earnings

    William Blair and Morgan Stanley analysts say investors should 'reset growth expectations.'
  2. Cybersecurity Leaders Look to Meet Cloud Demand

    While legacy tech seeks new growth in the cloud space, niche players partner with cloud providers.
  3. 2 Tech Stocks Positioned for Upward Momentum

    The outlook remains optimistic for the expanding Square Inc. and Micron Technology Inc.
  4. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  5. Pivotal Verifies Hold Rating for Adobe (ADBE)

    Equity research firm Pivotal Research recently restated its Hold rating for shares of multinational software company Adobe ...
  6. Analysts Weigh in on Arista-Cisco Developments

    In light of an unfavorable U.S. Customs ruling, analysts disagree over the impact for Arista.
  1. What Your 401(k) Can Look Like in the Next 20 Years

    Discover how time and compounded growth of earnings can help even a modest 401(k) plan balance grow to a significant sum ...
  2. Lump Sum Versus Regular Pension Payments

    If you're about to retire, you may be facing this dilemma soon. Find out what your options are.
  3. A Rough Guide to Your Future Retirement Needs

    Use this fairly simple calculation for a rough estimate of how much you need to save for retirement.
  4. The Problems With 401(k) Rollovers Part 2

    Investment advice and options should be taken into when considering rolling over a 410(k).
  5. How to Have a Comfortable Retirement on Social Security Alone

    It won't be lavish, but with careful planning it's possible.
  6. Should Retirees Worry About Medicare Under Trump?

    With the Affordable Care Act on the chopping block, there are rumbles that Medicare could be next.
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