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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. 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.
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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.
  5. Cadre

    Cadre employs a sophisticated platform for users to manage the real estate investment process.
  6. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

    Here's a round-up of the most well-known robo-advisors and what they offer.
  1. 18 Do-It-Yourself Projects to Boost Home Value

    These home upgrades can be achieved for surprisingly little money.
  2. 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.
  3. What I Learned During the College Selection Process

    Think about your child's future career path and the various ways to pay for college before deciding.
  4. Lessons from Johnny Depp's Finances to Avoid Going Broke

    Average citizens and celebrities with millions alike need to keep an eye on their finances.
  5. The States with the Worst Student Debt (and Debtors)

    A new study reveals which states have the most indebted borrowers – which have those least likely to pay back their loans ...
  6. Getting a Mortgage While Being a Student

    Imagine leaving dorm life to live in your own home while you're in college. It's possible if you know how to get a mortgage ...
  1. Fed Minutes Suggest More Rate Hikes Coming Soon

    Labor market, robust data warrant further rate hikes, Fed says.
  2. Why Is Bitcoin's Value So Volatile?

    Bitcoin's value fluctuates due to a confluence of factors, including media hype and perceived value.
  3. Lowe's, Home Depot Up on Healthy Housing (HD, LOW)

    Home improvement retailers like Home Depot and Lowe's are enjoying strong sales thanks to a recovering housing market.
  4. Avon, Nu Skin Struggle with Revenue (AVP, NUS)

    Cosmetics manufacturers like Avon and Nu Skin can’t keep a pretty face for investors.
  5. Garmin Shares Pointed North After Earnings (GRMN)

    Garmin is testing 6-month resistance after a strong fourth quarter earnings report and should break out in coming days.
  6. Natural Gas Futures Plunge on Warm Weather Expectations (UNG, UGAZ)

    Natural gas is 2017's biggest energy loser as warmer weather lowers demand throughout the United States.
  1. Weekly Update on Commodity ETFs (USO, UGAZ)

    A continued decline in natural gas is driving UNG lower, but oil is ending the week on a high note.
  2. Berkshire Hathaway to Report this Weekend (BRK-A, BRK-B)

    Berkshire Hathaway will release its Annual Report to shareholders on Saturday and likely discuss the attempted takeover of ...
  3. Apple Challenges Samsung for Smartphone Dominance

    Samsung had held the top spot in the smartphone market, but the impending iPhone 8 is hurting that.
  4. Incyte and UPenn Ink Cancer Research Deal (INCY)

    Incyte signed a multi-year cancer research deal with the University of Pennsylvania.
  5. Cyclacel Plunges on Leukemia Drug Failure (CYCC)

    Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals lost one-quarter of its market cap after its drug failed a late-stage study
  6. More Model 3 Details Emerge on Tesla Earnings Call (TSLA)

    Tesla said the Model 3 will have fewer "bells and whistles" but a more automated production process to enable scale.
  1. Netflix Bags Scorsese and De Niro's Latest (NFLX)

    The Hollywood legends' ninth outing together is a gangster film, a consistently successful theme in their collaboration.
  2. Prison Stocks Boosted by Justice Dept. Reversal of Scale Back (CXW, GEO)

    The DOJ’s reversal of the decision to scale back private prisons represents good news for prison stocks.
  3. Fed Sees Disconnect Between Volatility and Market

    Fed officials say low VIX levels fail to capture the uncertain outlook for Trump's policies
  4. Banks Push to Raise Fees Amid Debit Card War (WFC,BAC)

    Banks and retailers are preparing for battle, this time over billions in debit-card fee revenue.
  5. WayFair, Overstock Riding Online Trends (W,OSTK)

    Online home furnishing retailers like Overstock.com and Wayfair are well positioned for increases in online and discount ...
  6. IMAX Has No Growth In 2016 (IMAX)

    IMAX reported fourth quarter and full year 2016 results after the close on February 23rd. Is the stock too expensive given ...
  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. 25 Companies That Offer Robo-Advisor Services

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

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

    Phone technology is advancing with sci-fi speed, so why do some people want their clamshells back?
  4. Can the Banking Industry Defend Itself Against Alternative Lending?

    If it learns to embrace fintech like its non-bank competitors have done.
  5. Redtail Technology

    Redtail firm provides advisors with web-based software that allows them to manage their client base.
  6. Macro Virus

    A macro virus infects a software program and causes a series of actions to begin automatically when the program is opened.
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