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  1. Michael Green on Volatility

    As a former manager at Canyon Partners and Bain Capital, Michael Green‘s approach to valuation and the macro world is rooted ...
  2. Tips on Buying a Beach Condo in Costa Rica

    Costa Rica's incredible beaches make it the perfect place for a beach condo. Follow these tips to make sure you get a condo ...
  3. Why High Income Workers Should Be Maxing Out Their 401(k)s in 2017

    If you're pulling in a bigger salary, there are two important reasons to consider making the most of your 401(k) in the new ...
  4. 6 Insurance Policies High Net Worth Clients Pay For

    Here are six types of insurance that the wealthy use to protect their assets.
  5. 5 Ways to Double Your Investment

    Here are five different approaches that investors can take in hopes of doubling their investment.
  6. Is Your Retirement Plan on Track?

    Sooner or later that day will come. How to tell if you're ready and what to do if you need a course correction.
  1. Trump Advisor Promises Repeal of Fiduciary Rule

    An advisor for Donald Trump’s campaign maintains that if Trump is elected, he'll repeal the new Fiduciary Rule.
  2. For Wealthy People, Trump's Presidency is Gonna Be 'YUGE'

    Donald Trump's tax plan likely means big tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans.
  3. Can President Trump 'Fix' Social Security?

    Donald Trump’s plan to replenish Social Security goes in a very new direction.
  4. Can Trump Kill the Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)?

    Getting rid of the AMT would be great for upper-middle class taxpayers.
  5. High Net Worth Investors Worry About Cybersecurity

    Many wealthy investors are more afraid of cybersecurity attacks than acts of terrorism.
  6. Inauguration Sell Signal for Trump-Putin Bromance

    Talk of a Trump-Putin bromance may end if Russian stocks, bonds and the ruble sell off after the inauguration
  1. Trump Appoints Net Neutrality Critic as FCC Head (NFLX, T)

    Net neutrality's days are numbered as Trump appoints a critic of the principle as head of the FCC.
  2. Fannie Mae: Loans, HomePath & All You Should Know

    Fannie Mae (officially the Federal National Mortgage Association, or FNMA) is a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) – that ...
  3. Ameris Reports Net Income Spike for 2016 (ABCB)

    Continuing its 21-year streak of consistent asset growth, Ameris Bancorp reported a net income of $72.1 million in 2016, ...
  4. Banks to Cut Retail Fees on Higher Interest Rates (KEY, BBT)

    Americans spent over $10 per month in bank fees in 2016, but they may spend less this year.
  5. Private Mortgage Insurance - PMI

    A policy required by lenders for borrowers who are putting down less than 20% for a home mortgage. PMI usually requires an ...
  6. MGIC Reported Q4 Earnings Jump of 40.3% (MTG)

    Overcoming low interest rates during the second half of 2016, MGIC released Q4 earnings of $107.52M, which trumped last year's ...
  1. Chart of the Week: Where is the Dollar Going?

    After a nearly four-year run we still see a more measured U.S. dollar rally ahead. Richard explains why.
  2. How Trump’s Dollar Bashing May Hurt the Economy

    President-Elect Trump has been talking down the “too strong” dollar, which may have negative economic consequences
  3. Why Are So Many Banks Adopting Blockchain Technology? (IBM)

    They wouldn't be throwing so much money on blockchain if they weren't certain it was the future of banking.
  4. Portfolio Manager Doug Noland on Spotting a Bubble

    Here, Doug outlines his framework for identifying inflationary biases to pinpoint bubbles, and where the cracks will appear ...
  5. Traders Turn to Corporate Bonds for Yield in 2017 (HYG, VCIT)

    Strong trends showing on the weekly charts of key corporate-bond ETFs suggests 2017 could be a good year to invest.
  6. Stocks Nearing Triangle Breakout Levels (TIVO, UNFI)

    Triangles breakouts can provide a risk-controlled way to participate in the next wave of a stock's trend.
  1. Abe Plans to Change Trump's Mind on TPP (TOK, EWJ)

    Japan's Shinzo Abe hopes to convince Trump that free trade can make America great again.
  2. You Can Now Use Bitcoin to Buy Stuff on Amazon, via Purse.io App (AMZN)

    This changes everything for Bitcoin and for (literally) billions of Amazon users.
  3. Top 5 Gold Penny Stocks for 2017

    Five gold penny stocks offer investors a strong upside if gold prices continue to rise.
  4. Trump Appoints Net Neutrality Foe to Chair FCC

    Trump team has appointed a net neutrality critic to the FCC, a gift to telecom and cable giants.
  5. Microsoft Levels to Watch After Earnings (MSFT, AMZN)

    Microsoft should continue its market leadership in 2017, but weak institutional sponsorship predicts two-sided price action ...
  6. The Financial Impact of the Golden Globes and Oscars

    The Oscars and Golden Globes set off a wave of spending that creates new flows of funds in the economy and has major financial ...
  1. Top Cancer Drugs with High Future Sales Potential

    The top 15 cancer drugs will account for a record $90 billion sales by 2022, according to a new study.
  2. Intel Sets Quarterly Dividend and Ex-Date (INTC)

    Three days before Intel reported fourth-quarter earnings, the company announced that its next quarterly dividend will be ...
  3. Top Biosimilar Drug Companies (NVS, AMGN)

    These 4 drug companies are poised to make it big in the biosimilar drug space in the near future.
  4. Drug Makers Raised Prices on Trump Inauguration (AMGN)

    Two major drug makers raised the prices of their bestsellers on Donald Trump's inauguration day.
  5. Deutsche Bank Reiterates Buy Rating on Intel Corp. (INTC)

    Days before Intel was set to report fourth-quarter earnings results, Deutsche Bank analyst Ross Seymore hiked his price target ...
  6. Cowen Holds Outperform Rating on Western Digital (WDC)

    With Western Digital set to report quarterly earnings Jan. 25, Cowen & Co. analyst Karl Ackerman reiterated an Outperform ...
  1. Advisors: Clients Must Take First RMD by April 1

    Many Baby Boomers must take their first RMDs from retirement accounts this year.
  2. How to Change Your Lifestyle to Retire Early

    You will likely have to change your lifestyle to retire early, but it's definitely doable.
  3. How Retirement Spending Depends on Your Priorities

    There are several factors to take into consideration when creating your retirement income plan.
  4. Don't Forget Long-Term Care in Retirement Plans

    Be sure to include long-term care and the expenses it involves in your retirement plan.
  5. Terri Kallsen: Investopedia Profile

    As Executive Vice President of Charles Schwab's Investor Services, Terri Kallsen oversees Schwab’s branch network, Independent ...
  6. Will Your College Education Fund Your Future?

    Millennials need to make sure their education will eventually pay itself off.
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