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  1. Switzerland Tops World Wealth Ranking (Again)

    By average and median, the Swiss are the wealthiest in the world.
  2. The Number of Millionaires Continues to Increase

    Global wealth growth remains weak, but the number of millionaires in high-income economies is surging.
  3. Buying a House in the Philippines: A How-To Guide

    Foreign-ownership regulations make it a little tricky, but plan right and you can have a home in paradise.
  4. Four Underrated Stocks That Big Investors Bought in Q3 (AR, AMSG)

    13F filings revealed several stocks that major investors were buying but which might have passed by the general public.
  5. 4 Things Millennials Need to Know About Economics

    Millennials are just entering their prime working years, but we face economic problems that are nearly unprecedented in world ...
  6. Does Your Advisor Put Your Best Interests First?

    Not all CFPs operate as fiduciaries. Here's how to tell the difference.
  1. Why Women-Owned Advisory Firms Outperform

    While women-owned advisory firms are in the minority, they outperform their peers in a number of important metrics.
  2. Citi's New Digital Strategy for Wealthy Clients

    Citi is launching two new technology-driven programs in an effort to increase its market share among affluent customers.
  3. 8 Ways Financial Advisors Can Improve Direct Mail Marketing

    Here are eight ways advisors can improve their direct mail marketing efforts.
  4. 3 Examples of What a Great Advisor Website Looks Like

    It’s not enough to just have a website. Here are three amazing advisor websites that go above and beyond.
  5. The Top 4 Digital Marketing Tips for Advisors

    Being active on digital channels and marketing yourself as an expert can help sustain your business over the long term by ...
  6. How to Know if Your 401(k) Plan is Cheating You

    Here’s what you need to know in order to find out whether your 401(k) plan is ripping you off.
  1. Should I Pay Off Student Loans or Save for Retirement?

    There are many things to consider when deciding whether to use extra money to pay off student loans faster or save for retirement.
  2. Why Real Estate Is Important for Financial Success

    For various reasons, people are no longer buying real estate. But there are several financially sound reasons why you should.
  3. Unstoppable Banks in Trump’s America (MS, GS)

    Bank stocks continue to outperform other sectors, and analysts believe the trend will continue into 2017.
  4. What You Should Know About Different Advisors

    These are the differences between fiduciary and non-fiduciary advisors, and what is required of them.
  5. How to Write a Check in 6 Easy Steps

    If you’ve been paying bills online for so long that you're unsure of how to write a check, keep reading.
  6. It's Trump Vs. Republicans on Moving Jobs Overseas

    Congressional republicans have started pushing back against president-elect Donald Trump's economic campaign promises.
  1. Trump Could Clear Dow DuPont Merger Roadblock (DOW, DD)

    Dow and Du Pont have reached price levels that could trigger major breakouts and multiyear trend advances. Now all they need ...
  2. Active Traders Turn Their Attention to Forestry (WOOD, WY)

    Strong price action on the charts of the major timber stocks suggests that 2017 could be the year for timber and related ...
  3. Buying Diamondback Stock on Pullbacks (FANG)

    FANG had a steep breakout on November 30. Is this a failed breakout or a buying opportunity?
  4. Denbury Resources Breakout Holding Up (DNR)

    DNR broke out on the OPEC news that it would limit oil production to boost prices. Buyers snapped up shares and so far, sellers ...
  5. Court Forces Coinbase Bitcoin Exchange to Give User Data to IRS

    A showdown between the popular bitcoin exchange and the IRS could have important implications for the autonomy of decentralized ...
  6. Why the U.S. Dollar Didn’t Have a Brexit-Like Sell-Off

    There has been a marked difference in the price action of the domestic currencies.
  1. GNC to Pay $2M for Misbranded Supplement (GNC)

    GNC will fork over $2.25 million for allegedly using illegal ingredients in its supplements.
  2. Moody's Says These are the Lowest-Rated Nations in the EU

    Moody's has changed Italy's Baa2 long-term issuer rating from stable down to negative. What are the lowest-rated soverign ...
  3. Moody’s: Tax Reform to Improve Cisco’s Credit

    The networking hardware firm could finance its $21.2 billion debt with a portion of overseas cash.
  4. Another Cruise Line Nixes Turkey (CCL)

    The cruise lines are reacting to low customer demand in a part of the world where risks are too high.
  5. Cruise Lines Are Heading to Cuba (NCLH)

    The Cuban government has approved cruise line service from Florida.
  6. Corning Shares Up on News of $4 Billion Buyback

    The high-tech glass specialist says it is on track to deliver on its capital allocation program.
  1. Las Vegas Is Now More Expensive (MGM)

    Travelers may think twice when booking their Sin City vacations.
  2. Microsoft, Qualcomm Team Against Intel on PCs

    Microsoft rolls out a new version of Windows 10 OS to run on Qualcomm chips, putting Intel on notice.
  3. Wall Street Finding Profits in Block Trades as IPO Market Stalls (MS, C)

    Banks are buying "blocks" of listed shares and trying to flip them for a profit.
  4. A Look at the Oracle of Omaha's Airline Stocks (UAL, DAL)

    It seems that Buffett could predict that stocks, especially airlines, would bounce back after the Brexit tumble, where investor ...
  5. Nikko Asset Management Adds IBM Shares (IBM)

    Nikko Asset Management bought 3,500 shares of International Business Machines Corp. in the third quarter of 2016.
  6. Glu Mobile Releases Nicki Minaj Game (GLUU)

    Glu Mobile Inc. has launched "Nicki Minaj: The Empire" on the App Store and Google Play.
  1. Managing Your Own 401(k): Pros & Cons

    The decision to manage your 401(k) investments should not be made lightly. These pros and cons will help you determine if ...
  2. Betterment to Trump: 'Leave the Fiduciary Rule Alone'

    Robo-advisor Betterment has appealed to President-elect Trump to leave the fiduciary rule alone.
  3. Protect Your Future Wealth From This Big Mistake

    Putting off saving for retirement might feel like your only option right now, but this kind of procrastination can wreak ...
  4. Social Security Fraud: What Is It Costing Taxpayers?

    Taxpayers lose billions of dollars every year, according to Social Security fraud statistics. What to look for.
  5. Why a 10% Deferral to Your 401(k) May Not Be Enough

    Deferring 10% of your income to your 401(k) may not be enough. Consider an income plan that draws on 360 degrees of income ...
  6. This Is the Biggest Risk to Your Retirement

    Many retirees have defined risk incorrectly, and are currently exposing themselves to the greatest risk of all, which is ...
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