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  1. Ray Dalio's Bridgewater Earned $4.9 Billion for its Clients in 2016

    Ray Dalio's Conn.-based hedge fund bucked the trend to produce incredible results.
  2. Life Insurance Premium Financing: Worth the Risk?

    Life insurance premium financing lets high net worth individuals buy costly insurance without liquidating assets.
  3. Soros Hires UBS' Fitzpatrick as Chief Investment Officer (UBS)

    Soros lured away Dawn Fitzpatrick for an executive role at his Soros Fund Management.
  4. Top U.S. Housing Market Indicators

    A quick overview of the top economic indicators to track the housing market in the U.S.
  5. The Barnyard Basics of Derivatives

    This tale of a fictional chicken farm is a great way to learn how derivatives work in the market.
  6. The 5 Most Feared Figures in Finance

    Gates, Soros, Icahn, Rockefeller and Morgan caused chills on Wall Street.
  1. An Overview of Annuities

    These contracts provide a guaranteed income stream. Learn how they work and their benefits.
  2. 6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    If you can answer "yes" to these six questions, you may be ready to retire early.
  3. Retirement Planning Strategies for Clients in Their 60s

    Here are four things clients in their 60s need to consider when it comes to retirement planning.
  4. Samumed Is Trying to Create the Fountain of Youth

    Eternal Youth: Samumed's value has grown to $12 billion as it researches treatments to make people younger
  5. Why Corporate Bond Issuance May Plunge

    Trump's tax overhaul may cause a drop from last year's $1.3 trillion in investment-grade bond issues
  6. Fed Vice Chair Warns on Lower Capital Requirements (XLF, .INX)

    Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer says reducing Frank-Dodd capital requirements for banks would put the financial system at ...
  1. Student Debt: Women Owe More

    A new research study shows that women carry more student loan debt than men.
  2. 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.
  3. Generation X (Gen X)

    Generation X, or Gen X, is the name given to the generation of Americans born between 1961 and 1980. Generation X follows ...
  4. Retirement: The Most Expensive Purchase You’ll Make in Your Life

    Most Americans know that saving for retirement is important. So why aren't they saving more?
  5. How Much Cash Should I Keep In The Bank?

    Which portion of your money belongs in a bank, not somewhere else?
  6. Work at a Public Company? Here's How You Can Sell Your Stock

    Wealthfront has added an employee stock selling program to its platform.
  1. Should Investors Worry about Marine Le Pen?

    The far-right candidate’s growing chance of victory at this year’s French presidential election could spur some interesting ...
  2. Macy's vs. Sears: 2 Beleaguered Retailers (M, SHLD)

    Macy's low price tag could make it an attractive acquisition target, Barron's suggests.
  3. Is WINS Finance's Breakout Sustainable? (WINS)

    Is WINS Finance Holdings's breakout sustainable or the sign of a near-term decline?
  4. Retail Executives Want to Kill Border Tax Proposal (AZO, BBY)

    Retail industry executives are the latest in a wave of CEOs scrambling to Washington for their cause.
  5. Tarullo Departure Gives Trump a Huge Opening at the Fed

    With three seats to fill on the Fed's board, President Trump a huge opportunity to put his stamp on Fed policy.
  6. Yellen Sees More Rate Hikes With Economic Growth

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen, who plans to complete her term as chair, expects more interest rate hikes on continued economic growth.
  1. Facebook's Zuckerberg Makes Case For A Global Community (FB)

    The Facebook CEO has penned a 5,700-word manifesto outlining his vision for a new global community.
  2. 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 ...
  3. Other ETF Ways to Play Brazil (EWZS, BRAZ, BRAQ)

    Brazil ETFs are scorching hot. Here are some ideas beyond the norm to consider.
  4. Capricor Ends Cenderitide Heart Drug Program (CAPR)

    Capricor is ending a trial for its heart failure drug Cenderitide.
  5. Kraft Heinz Stock Falls Despite Q4 Beat

    The world's fifth-largest food and beverage company posts Q4 sales down 3.8% YOY.
  6. Alphabet Subsidiary Access Is Reinventing Itself (GOOGL)

    The Alphabet subsidiary moved workers to other units within the conglomerate and hired a new CEO.
  1. Alphabet Subsidiary Access Is Reinventing Itself (GOOGL)

    The Alphabet subsidiary moved workers to other units within the conglomerate and hired a new CEO.
  2. Agios Pharmaceuticals 4Q Loss Beats Street (AGIO)

    Agios 4Q loss beat Wall Street loss expectations.
  3. Amazon to Parachute Land Drone-Delivered Packages (AMZN, GOOG)

    The Seattle company has been granted a patent to safely drop packages without landing its drones.
  4. Musk Reveals Details About His Boring Plan (TSLA, GOOGL)

    In a Bloomberg Businessweek interview, Tesla CEO Elon Musk detailed his plan to dig tunnels beneath Los Angeles' streets.
  5. Why Unilever Said No To Kraft's $50/shr Merger Offer (UL, KHC)

    When you look at the fundamentals, it's clear why Unilever said no to Kraft Heinz's $50/share offer.
  6. Verizon Buys Skyward: Expands Drone, IoT Offerings

    Verizon acquired privately held Skyward for an undisclosed price as it seeks to diversify.
  1. Retirement Planning Strategies for Clients in Their 60s

    Here are four things clients in their 60s need to consider when it comes to retirement planning.
  2. Things You Should Know About IRA Beneficiaries: Part 2

    Here's how IRAs, and the beneficiaries you name, work with wills and trusts.
  3. Understanding the “F” Word of Financial Planning

    When it comes to financial planning, "fiduciary" is the only F word you should need to know.
  4. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  5. Journey Through the 6 Stages of Retirement

    Financial planning is important, but emotional planning is the key to retiree bliss.
  6. 3 Ways Retirees Can Generate Income from Investments

    It's not enough to have savings; those investments have to generate income to last through retirement. Here's how.
  1. How to Protect Yourself From Credit Card Fraud

    Credit card fraud is sharply up. Learn the worst types and how to protect yourself.
  2. A Different Tech ETF Computes New Highs (FXL)

    This tech ETF is soaring, but investors should investigate what makes this fund tick.
  3. Social Payment

    Social payment is the use of social media to transfer money to another person or business.
  4. Get Approved for a Mortgage in an Hour

    The traditional mortgage approval process takes 2-4 weeks, but tech companies have reduced the time to get approved for a ...
  5. Affirm, Inc.

    Affirm’s initial product is a lending solution that can be used to pay for purchases at a variety of online or bricks and ...
  6. Cloud Storage

    Cloud storage is a way for businesses and consumers to save data securely online so it can be easily shared and accessed ...
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