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  1. What is Foreclosure Investing?

    Foreclosure investing, despite the promises of late-night television infomercials, is not for the inexperienced.
  2. Why Emergency Funds Are a Bad Idea

    Learn why taking the time to build an emergency fund is a staggeringly inefficient use of the precious and limited resource ...
  3. Top Tips for Boomers Who Want to Shore Up Their Retirement

    The retirement situation for most Baby Boomers isn't that encouraging. But there are actions they can take to shore up their ...
  4. These are the 7 Most Googled Billionaire Investors (HLF)

    These are the most-searched billionaire money managers on Google.
  5. Have We Reached Peak Sneaker? (NKE, UA)

    At $1250 for a pair of Yeezy Boosts, there really may be no limit on how much people will pay for cool kicks.
  6. Repeat After Me: Valuation Is Not a Catalyst!

    Valuation is a powerful reasoning tool for asset allocation only if you've done the associated fundamental analysis.
  1. 12 Million to Pay More Social Security Tax in 2017

    2017 may be a year of tax cuts, but there's at least one exception.
  2. What Advisors Leaving Their Firm Should Consider

    Advisors who are considering breaking away from a big firm should consider these points.
  3. Small Cap Stocks Are Poised for Big Gains (RUT)

    The Russell 2000 small cap stock index may outperform this year after rising nearly 20% in 2016
  4. How to Save More for Your Retirement

    Be sure you know all the tax-advantaged ways in which you can save more for retirement.
  5. Those Who Retire Early Share These Traits

    Here's how people planning on retiring early prepare for what's ahead.
  6. How Bond Investors May Propel the Dow Higher

    Profit Signs: the Dow's return since 2009 is eight times better than Treasuries - so bond investors are switching
  1. The Dangers of a Reverse Mortgage

    In many circumstances, a reverse mortgage can be a risk to your financial security. Here are six dangers you should consider ...
  2. 4 Steps to Help You Build Wealth Right Now

    If you want to build wealth, use these four tips to get started now.
  3. How to Find the Right Car Insurance

    Finding the right car insurance can be difficult. However with these strategies, you can get the most for your money, protect ...
  4. 9 Things to Know Before You Refinance Your Mortgage

    Whether or not a mortgage refinance is right for you depends more on individual circumstances than this week's mortgage interest ...
  5. Mortgage Pre-Approval: Understanding the Process

    Understand the mortgage pre-approval process and why getting a pre-approved mortgage is important for would-be homeowners. ...
  6. 5 Books That Will Transform the Way You Think

    Just as successful startups disrupt their industries, these writers disrupt our view of the world.
  1. What’s Behind China’s Stabilizing Growth

    China's stabilizing growth has eased some of the anxiety that rattled investors in early 2016. But it is partly the result ...
  2. Shorts Ready to Reload Facebook Positions (FB)

    Facebook has bounced into steep resistance at the November breakaway gap and should sell off in coming days.
  3. The Top 3 Currency ETFs (UUP, DBV)

    If you’re considering adding currency to your portfolio, now’s a good time to check out these top performing currency ETFs. ...
  4. Get Ready to Sell Goldman Sachs (GS)

    Goldman Sachs has nearly completed a 100% retracement from the 2007 high, setting off sell signals.
  5. An Introduction To Day Trading

    This article will take an objective look at day trading, who does it and how it is done.
  6. Denbury Resources Sends Conflicting Signals (DNR)

    DNR looks like it's forming a base that may lead to a breakout but analysts think it's ready to drop.
  1. Evaluating Amazon's Job Creation Announcement (AMZN)

    What does Amazon's announcement about adding 100,000 jobs in the U.S. by mid-2018 tell us about its business strategy?
  2. Buying a House Near an Airport? Consider These Factors

    Is buying a house near an airport advisable? The pros and cons.
  3. Fitbit Short Interest Jumps In Early 2017 Trading

    Short interest is climbing as concerns increase about sales of its wearable devices.
  4. Airbnb

    Exotic Thai Rental: Airbnb has upended the travel industry by renting spare rooms everywhere imaginable
  5. The Investopedia Anxiety Index

    The Investopedia Anxiety Index (IAI) is a gauge of investor sentiment based on the behavior of 20 million Investopedia readers ...
  6. Former Cisco Exec Named CEO of Viptela

    Four-year-old Viptela, founded by Cisco alumni, holds a strong position in SD-WAN, but wants more.
  1. Pandora Jumps on Solid Net Adds, Revenue (P)

    Pandora is jumping this morning after announcing solid revenue growth and net adds.
  2. Qualcomm Poised to Gain In China Smartphone Market

    Its potential gain in China prompted Rosenblatt Securities to raise its price target on the stock.
  3. Wells Fargo Q4 Earnings, Revenue Miss Amid Scandal (WFC)

    The bank suffered its fifth straight quarter of declining profits on higher legal fees fueled by the bogus account scandal.
  4. Kite Outlines CAR-T Cancer Drug Marketing Plan (KITE)

    Kite has aggressive plans to commercialize its Cart-T cell-based cancer drugs in the first quarter.
  5. AT&T CEO: No Merger Talk During Trump Meeting

    AT&T's Randall Stephenson met Donald Trump, but the proposed Time Warner deal was not discussed.
  6. Biogen Spinoff Bioverativ Set for Takeoff (BIIB)

    Biogen's spinoff Bioverativ is on track to hit the market February 2, and its prospects are bright.
  1. 8 Retirement Income Strategies for Boomers in 2017

    Here are eight strategies that Baby Boomers can use to generate retirement income.
  2. Don't Let Sequential Risk Ruin Retirement Plans

    Trying to plan your retirement date around future market forecasts can be futile.
  3. The Pros and Cons of Thrift Savings Plan Rollovers

    Is rolling over a Thrift Savings Plan into an IRA the right move? Here's what to consider.
  4. How Student Debt Imperils Retirement Savings

    Student loan debt is out of control. Here is how it can impact saving for retirement.
  5. Top 3 Mistakes Retirees Make With Their Finances

    There are several missteps that can prevent your retirement from going smoothly.
  6. What Does an Ideal Retirement Portfolio Look Like?

    The "ideal" retirement portfolio can differ from one investor to another, but some themes hold true no matter what.
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