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  1. Hire a Financial Advisor to Be Your Personal CFO

    A successful business doesn't handle finances without a CFO and neither should you.
  2. Why is Warren Buffett Looking to Wearable Tech? (BRK-A, IBM)

    Buffett, normally not into bells and whistles, has focused his interests on new technologies. Why?
  3. Zika Virus: Latest Advice on Staying Safe

    Thinking of an escape to the Caribbean for some midwinter sunshine? Check in first to find out the latest on Zika.
  4. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  5. Valentine’s Day Spending Drops for 2017(M, JWN)

    People will be spending substantially less this Valentine's Day, according to forecasts.
  6. Finance and Wealth Coaching for Young Adults

    Here are some wealth management ideas for young adults, and older adults too.
  1. Uber's Race to Catch Asian Rivals May Hurt Profits

    Motorcycle Taxis: Since withdrawing from China, Uber has continued to struggle in Asia
  2. The Week Ahead: February 20-24, 2017 (BCS, HSBC)

    Minutes from the Fed's February meeting shouldn't offer too many surprises.
  3. 10 Tips to Boost Credit Scores for Advisors and Clients

    Properly managing credit scores can help get new loans and save a lot of money in the process.
  4. The American Recovery Act: 8 Years Later

    Eight years ago today, Obama signed the $787 billion stimulus package in the midst of the Great Recession. How has the economy ...
  5. The 5 Best Alternatives to Zillow & Trulia

    Understand the online real estate industry and how Zillow and Trulia are industry leaders. Learn about alternatives to Zillow ...
  6. How Retirees Should Think About Market Corrections

    Stock market corrections can be scary for retirees living off their investment income. How to cushion the blow.
  1. Buying A Second Home to Rent: Dos and Don'ts

    Mortgage interest rates are low, but consider these dos and don'ts before making the leap into rental property ownership.
  2. The Pros and Cons Of A 30-Year Mortgage

    It's the most popular choice, but home buyers with 30-year mortgages may be paying more to finance their home than they need ...
  3. How HELOCs Can Hurt You

    A home equity line of credit is a convenient way to borrow money. But, there are things to be cautious of so you don't get ...
  4. Comparison of a 30-Year vs. a 15-Year Mortgage

    Most homebuyers compare the monthly payments between mortgages, but what about these other points?
  5. 18 Do-It-Yourself Projects to Boost Home Value

    These home upgrades can be achieved for surprisingly little money.
  6. Should I Save for Retirement or College Tuition?

    Here's some in help in deciding whether to save more for your kids' college vs. your retirement.
  1. L Brands is Losing to Competitors (LB, AEO)

    L Brands shares are taking a beating after the company projected a weaker-than-expected outlook and a declining bra business.
  2. No Breakout in Tesla Tea Leaves (TSLA)

    Tesla has sold off more than 6% after a mixed earnings report that posted a greater than expected quarterly loss.
  3. Three Stocks Ripe For Bottom Fishing (NPTN, LGND)

    Recent laggards should benefit when market players take profits on their top performing positions and seek out lower-risk ...
  4. International Market ETFs Continue Uptrend (EEM, EFA)

    ETFs that track Emerging Markets, China, Europe, Australia and the Far East continue to head higher.
  5. Banks Bag Coveted Saudi Aramco IPO Roles (JPM, MS)

    JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Morgan Stanley (MS) land lucrative roles as lead underwriters on the world’s biggest IPO.
  6. Why Investors Should Stop Watching the Indexes

    Using the Dow Jones or S&P 500 Index as benchmarks for your diversified portfolio causes problems.
  1. Pros and Cons of VA Loan Down Payments

    Are making VA loan down payments when buying a home a good idea? Why put money down when you don’t have to? Let’s take a ...
  2. New CEO: Coca-Cola Has 'Outgrown' Namesake Drink

    Coke's support of WHO standards falls in line with larger initiative to reshape its health image.
  3. Top 5 Gold ETFs for 2017

    Gold ETFs offer a convenient way to take advantage of the volatility of the precious metals market.
  4. J.C. Penney to Close Up to 140 Stores (JCP)

    In a plan to spruce up its brand, J.C. Penney says it will shutter up to 140 locations.
  5. Acadia Pharmaceuticals' Q4 Preview (ACAD)

    Acadia reports fourth quarter results after the closing bell on February 28th and the signs point to another beat for the ...
  6. Retailers Gain on Ecommerce, Discount Channels

    Nordstrom's Q4 beat is lifted by ecommerce and Nordstrom Rack strength; Gap shows progress.
  1. Weibo, Sina Results Beat Wall Street Views

    The Chinese social networks reported earnings that surpassed Wall Street views.
  2. Cobalt Scarcity Risks Hurting Electric Auto Makers (TSLA, JCI)

    The plummeting availability of cobalt, which is used to power lithium-ion batteries, represents a major challenge for electric ...
  3. Disney Research Demonstrates Contactless Charging

    Disney Researchers demonstrated QSCR, technology that enables devices to charge wirelessly.
  4. Two Samsung Execs Offer to Resign Amid Scandal

    Two senior executives offered to take responsibility for the company's involvement in a bribery case.
  5. Earnings on Tap for Three Big Retailers

    Three major retailers will offer reality checks on industry headwinds that include the painful transition to e-commerce and ...
  6. Bankruptcy Looms for HHGregg (HGG)

    Ailing appliance and electronics retailer HHGregg is mulling strategic options to reverse plunging sales.
  1. How to Put Your Pay Raise to Work

    Put your pay raise to work and you can end up with a windfall.
  2. 6 Ways to Ruin Your Retirement

    We all look forward to one day leaving the rat race behind and enjoying our golden years. But it's not a sure thing. Check ...
  3. How Retirees Should Think About Market Corrections

    Stock market corrections can be scary for retirees living off their investment income. How to cushion the blow.
  4. Your Local Social Security Office: Who Can Help

    Many calls to Social Security end in frustration. It doesn't have to be that way.
  5. The Best Way to Leave Assets for Non-Spousal Heirs

    Save non-spousal heirs taxes on your estate by moving your assets from a qualified plan.
  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. Snapchat Has Big Competition in China

    It would be difficult for the Snapchat app to enter the Chinese market.
  2. 6 Dangerous Moves for First-Time Investors

    First-time investors beware of these potentially disastrous decisions.
  3. Cadre

    Cadre employs a sophisticated platform for users to manage the real estate investment process.
  4. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

    Here's a round-up of the most well-known robo-advisors and what they offer.
  5. How Tech Helps RIAs Like Alexandria Capital Grow AUM

    Many financial firms are leveraging technology to achieve rapid growth. Here's how.
  6. Are Dumbphones Making a Comeback? (NOK)

    Phone technology is advancing with sci-fi speed, so why do some people want their clamshells back?
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