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  1. How You Can Protect Assets With Umbrella Insurance

    Here's why protecting your assets from litigation via umbrella liability insurance is a good idea.
  2. Zillow Estimates: Not As Accurate As You Think

    Zillow uses a variety of data to calculate its "Zestimates," but anything from the wrong property details to missing upgrades ...
  3. Warren Buffett's Investing Style Reviewed

    Learn the main principles that Warren Buffet uses in assessing a company. His take on value investing may surprise you.
  4. How Busy Executives Can Make Time for What Matters

    Time is valuable, don't waste it by being unaccountable or by not outsourcing when possible.
  5. Ackman Maintains Short Bet on Herbalife (HLF)

    After months of bitter back-and-forth, Ackman's Pershing Square will continue to bet against Herbalife.
  6. Bill Ackman Made Two Big Purchases, But Won't Say What They Are

    In an annual investor presentation, the Pershing Square founder was being intentionally mysterious.
  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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 ...
  4. What is Impact Investing?

    What is impact investing?
  5. NVIDIA Ascending Triangle Points to Upcoming Volatility (NVDA, AMD)

    NVIDIA's ascending triangle is both a warning and an opportunity.
  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. 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.
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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?
  4. How Much Cash Should I Keep In The Bank?

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

    Wealthfront has added an employee stock selling program to its platform.
  6. What Is the Most Important Financial Lesson?

    When it comes to learning lessons about your finances, it helps to think about the future.
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. Home Depot Rally Looks Bearish Under The Hood (HD)

    Home Depot has posted a long series of nominally higher highs since November 2015 while shareholders have abandoned positions ...
  4. Tesla's Back: Use These ETFs (TSLA, GEX, QCLN)

    Tesla shares are soaring again and that is good news for these ETFs.
  5. Soup and Sandwich Stocks Test Investors' Appetites (CPB, SJM)

    Campbell Soup and JM Smucker earnings this week will test demand for high yield plays in a growth-oriented first-quarter ...
  6. Disruptive New Trading Platform Points Toward FX Emphasis in Asia

    What is Spark Systems, and how could it upend the FX world?
  1. What Investors Don’t Know About How Trump Will Transform the Fed

    Trump's likely FOMC appointees would represent a dramatic hawkish shift in policy.
  2. T-Mobile 4G Network Coverage Gap Narrowing

    One knock on T-Mobile is that it lacks the same coverage as Verizon, but that may be changing.
  3. Coca-Cola Evolves Popular Loyalty Program

    Going digital, customers will no longer manually enter codes for the My Coke Rewards program.
  4. Google Cuts Back on Project Loon Despite Breakthrough (GOOG)

    Google can do more with less using new technology and AI software, which could help the division achieve profitability faster.
  5. Ziopharm 4Q Loss 11 Cents a Share (ZIOP)

    Ziopharm's fourth quarter loss was in line with analyst estimates.
  6. Unlimited Data Offers Mean New Carrier Price War

    All four leading wireless carriers are now offering unlimited plans, ushering in a new price war.
  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. Capricor Ends Cenderitide Heart Drug Program (CAPR)

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

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

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

    Agios 4Q loss beat Wall Street loss expectations.
  1. Understanding the “F” Word of Financial Planning

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

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

    Financial planning is important, but emotional planning is the key to retiree bliss.
  4. 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.
  5. Top Alternative Investments for Retirement

    Diversify your retirement portfolio with alternative investments – peer-to-peer lending, precious metals, even Bitcoins.
  6. How Working After Retirement Affects Social Security

    Working after retirement can positively affect your Social Security benefits.
  1. Social Data

    Social data is information that social media users publicly share and that includes metadata such as the user’s location ...
  2. Cloud Security

    Cloud security is the protection of data stored online from theft, leakage and deletion.
  3. Are Fees Depleting Your Retirement Savings?  

    Each retirement account will have a fee associated with it. The key is to lower these fees as much as possible to maximize ...
  4. Brexit

    Brexit, an abbreviation of "British exit" that mirrors the term Grexit, refers to the possibility of Britain's withdrawal ...
  5. The Top 3 Blogging Tips for Financial Advisors

    Blogging is one of the easiest ways that financial advisors can attract and maintain clients.
  6. DOL Fiduciary Rule Explained as of Feb 3, 2017

    The Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Rule is a new ruling that expands the “investment advice fiduciary” definition under ...
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