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  1. Rent-To-Own Homes: How The Process Works

    Here's what to watch for when negotiating a contract for a rent-to-own home – and who is a good candidate for this option.
  2. Measure Your Portfolio's Performance

    Learn three ratios that will help you evaluate your investment returns.
  3. A Retirement Plan Option for High-Income Doctors

    The 457(b) plan allows high-earning doctors to save more for retirement than the 403(b) plan.
  4. True Family Wealth Is Built With These Components

    There is more to building family wealth than financial capital.
  5. Quant Funds Are Some of the World's Best

    LCH Investments' recent annual survey reveals that computer-based hedge funds are outpatcing their traditional rivals.
  6. 50 Cent Broke No More

    After a business deal went awry, the rap star dug himself out of bankruptcy by suing his lawyers.
  1. 5 Top Tax Concerns Clients May Face This Year

    Clients of advisors may have more tax issues as their financial plans become more complicated.
  2. Making Money with Managed Futures Funds

    Managed futures funds can be lucrative, but investors should be wary of incurring hidden costs. Ask for a clear explanation ...
  3. The Top 3 Growth Avenues for Advisors in 2017

    These are three options advisors have when considering the future growth of their business.
  4. What Should Investors Expect From Markets in 2017?

    A Q&A with Mark Okada, CIO and Co-Founder of Highland Capital Management, on his investment outlook.
  5. Why China's Stock Market Is On a Roll

    Shanghai: China's stock market is surging and may outperform longterm, Morgan Stanley says
  6. Redtail Technology

    Redtail firm provides advisors with web-based software that allows them to manage their client base.
  1. Can a Mortgage Company Change the Terms?

    Buying a home? You'll need this guide on when a mortgage company can change your terms and why various closing costs can ...
  2. 5 Best-Selling Cars Ever

    Here's a list of the best-selling cars of all time.
  3. Planning Your Second Career

    How to find a second career if you want to do more than retire in your later years.
  4. Share Your Future Income for College Tuition?

    As college tuition mounts, the idea of income-sharing agreements is becoming a more viable option for many.
  5. Women Need a Wealth Plan That Fits

    Women need a wealth plan that is tailored to their specific needs, not an off-the-shelf plan
  6. Save More Money to Reduce Financial Stress

    Feeling stressed out about money? Make changes in your spending habits.
  1. Buy These Uptrending Stocks on the Pullback (LRCX, CPRT)

    These stocks have been booming recently, and a recent pullback may present an opportunity to get in.
  2. Trade the Move in Commodities With These ETFs (COMT, COW)

    Bullish chart patterns combined with nearby support makes now an interesting time to buy into commodities.(COMT,COW)
  3. Natural Gas Futures Lose Ground (UGAZ)

    Monday saw weakness for the commodity, with natural gas futures seeing extended losses despite lower inventories and a Texas ...
  4. Stocks Receive a Boost from Strong Earnings (SPY, DIA)

    The major stock market indexes moved significantly higher over the past week. (SPY,DIA,IWM,QQQ)
  5. Pepsi and Coke Losing to Healthier Options (KO, PEP)

    Sales of SodaStream's at-home beverage systems are soaring while other soda makers struggle with a growing demand for healthy ...
  6. United Technologies Will Fare Well Under Trump (UTX)

    United Technologies got shaken and stirred after President Trump criticized its Carrier division but should hit new highs ...
  1. 13 Steps to Closing a Real Estate Deal

    A long list of things needs to happen before a home becomes yours. Find out what to expect.
  2. A Low Volatility Surprise (SPLV,AAPL)

    Some low volatility ETFs may have more exposure to cyclical sectors than investors initially believed.
  3. Investing in Property Out of State

    If you can't afford property close to home, consider taking the real estate plunge elsewhere in the country.
  4. Albany Molecular Research 4Q Misses Street (AMRI)

    Albany Molecular Research's 4Q earnings and revenues fell below Wall Street estimates.
  5. Facebook in Talks to Livestream Baseball Games (FB, TWTR)

    The social network may want to bring a Twitter-like experience to boost advertising revenue and increase engagement on its ...
  6. Commercial Real Estate Loans

    Obtaining a commercial real estate loan is quite different from borrowing for residential real estate. Here's what to expect ...
  1. Exactech Posts Q4 Loss of 82 Cents a Share (EXAC)

    Exactech reported a 4Q loss of 82 cents a share compared to earnings of 29 cents last year.
  2. First Solar Struggling Against Trump Headwinds (FSLR)

    First Solar is losing ground despite a strong fourth-quarter earnings report, held down by Trump policies.
  3. Cidara Yeast Infection Gel Fails Phase 2 (CDTX)

    Cidara discontinued development of its anti-fungal topical after a Phase 2 trial failure.
  4. Medtronic 3Q Earnings Beat Street (MDT)

    Medical device maker Medtronic reported better-than-expected 3Q earnings of $1.12 a share.
  5. Three Stocks Trading Near Support (INTC, GIS)

    These stocks are trading near support, signaling a potential long trade for technical traders.
  6. Will the Stock Market Continue to Rise?

    It's important to look at several factors when determining if the stock market will keep rising.
  1. Explaining Types of Fixed Annuities

    Learn about this popular retirement tool, its pros and cons and how annuities work to create a guaranteed regular stream ...
  2. 10 Steps To Retire A Millionaire

    Making this dream come true takes work, but it's well worth the effort.
  3. Converting Traditional IRA Savings to a Roth IRA

    When is it a good idea to convert traditional IRA funds into Roth IRA funds? And when does it not make sense?
  4. The Priorities of Personal Finance

    Before saving everything for retirement, make sure you're living life now and have insurance in place.
  5. What Do You Need to Know About Annuities?

    There are varying views on annuities. Use this basic information to draw your own conclusions.
  6. Things Nursing Homes Are Not Allowed to Do

    Nursing home residents just got new safeguards to their rights – rights they aren't suppose to lose when entering a facility.
  1. It's Tax Season, Are You Prepared?

    It's tax season again. Use these tips to be prepared to file and protect yourself from cybercrime.
  2. Cybersecurity: Protect Yourself During Tax Season

    Take a little extra time to review online communications and avoid becoming a cybercrime victim.
  3. 2016 SEC Enforcement Cases: The Year in Review

    The SEC set a new record in 2016 for the number of enforcement actions it brought.
  4. H&R Block Gets IBM's Watson for Your Taxes (HRB, IBM)

    Can IBM’s Watson help with your taxes? H&R Block is betting that the famed artificial intelligence solution will increase ...
  5. Square

    Square helps small businesses accept credit cards, track sales and inventory and even obtain financing.
  6. Collaborative Economy

    Collaborative economy is a marketplace where consumers rely on each other instead of large companies to meet their wants ...
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