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  1. How Vanguard Dominated the Mutual Fund Industry

    How Vanguard, the mutual fund giant, grew to $4.2 Trillion in assets under management with its tried and true approach to ...
  2. The Rise of Socially Responsible Lending

    The solid rates of return that socially responsible lending has posted has caught the attention of institutional investors. ...
  3. Advisors: How to Make Robo Technology Work for You

    Financial planners who embrace the digital revolution see robo advisors as an edge, not a threat.
  4. Big Money is Moving to Socially Responsible Investing

    Mega-sized endowments, pension funds and hedge funds have the ability to move the markets and change investing trends.
  5. Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite vs. Platinum vs. Sapphire Reserve

    The brand-new U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Visa Infinite credit card targets Platinum and Sapphire Reserve. Which is best?
  6. China's Billionaire Boom Is Picking Up Pace

    China accounted for the majority of newly-minted billionaires during the last three years, with the highest ratio of female ...
  1. 5 Ways the Interest Rate Hike Could Affect You

    From mortgages to student loans, the Federal Reserve interest rate hike may affect you in ways you don’t expect.
  2. The High Net Worth Guide to Social Security

    For well-off Americans, maximizing your net Social Security benefit requires a strategic approach. Work with a financial ...
  3. Apple's $1,000 iPhone 8 Seen Fueling Stock Price (AAPL)

    The high price for the iPhone 8 won't deter consumers, says Goldman Sachs says
  4. Congress May Take Away Your 401(k) Tax Deduction (or Not)

    As part of overhauling the U.S. income tax system, Congress is considering taking away your 401(k) tax deduction. What will ...
  5. The 8 Best U.S. Cities for Millennials

    For Millennials who want a tech- and start-up-friendly locale, these urban centers fill the bill, but they may need roommates ...
  6. Diederik Timmer on Sustainalytics' Growth

    Diederik Timmer discusses the research company's role in providing environmental and social governance.
  1. Student Loan Forgiveness

    Under certain circumstances, federally backed student loans — such as Direct Subsidized Loans and Federal Perkins Loans — ...
  2. How many times has Warren Buffett been married?

    Warren Buffett has been married twice in his life, but the circumstances surrounding the marriages were anything but conventional.
  3. Reverse Mortgage

    A type of mortgage in which a homeowner can borrow money against the value of his or her home. No repayment of the mortgage ...
  4. What is the formula for calculating weighted average cost of capital (WACC) in Excel?

    Learn about the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) formula and how it is used to estimate the average cost of raising ...
  5. John McAfee: Why more money can equal more fear

    Can money make you happy? Despite a peak net worth of $100 million, tech tycoon John McAfee doesn't think so.
  6. The Highest Paid Summer Internships

    A summer internship is more lucrative at some companies than others.
  1. Coty Pursues Acquisitions While Avon and Other Beauty Companies Innovate

    Some beauty companies have achieved positive momentum while others are working on a turnaround strategy.
  2. Goal-Based Investing: My Favorite Term

    Managing Director of Vanguard's Retail Investor Group Karin Risi shares why "goal-based investing" is her favorite financial ...
  3. Standard Deviation

    A measure of the dispersion of a set of data from its mean, calculated as the square root of the variance. The more spread ...
  4. Security

    A security is a fungible, negotiable financial instrument that represents some type of financial value, usually in the form ...
  5. Snap Worst Case Off the Table After Bounce (SNAP)

    Snap has bounced above broken range support after hitting a post-earnings all-time low in the upper teens and could build ...
  6. Day Trading Strategies for Beginners

    Interested in day trading? From picking the right type of stock to setting stop-losses, here's a tutorial on how to trade ...
  1. Loeb Sees $20 Bln More Value From Dow-DuPont Merger

    Activist investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC said Dow Chemical and DuPont could unlock $20 billion in additional value ...
  2. Save the Date for These China ETFs (ASHR, KBA)

    China A-shares will get another moment in the spotlight in June.
  3. Bunge Touches 22-Month High as Consolidation Talk Swirls

    Shares of Bunge Ltd touched a 22-month high on Wednesday, signaling investors' hopes for consolidation in the commodities ...
  4. BlackBerry Turnaround Catching Fire (BBRY)

    BlackBerry has reached a 2-year high, with improved sentiment likely to generate a sustained uptrend and even higher prices. ...
  5. British Stocks Edge Up Helped by M&S, but Miners Weigh

    UK blue chip stocks rose on Wednesday, helped by gains in Marks & Spencer after its solid results and by advances in ...
  6. Netflix Courts Controversy at Cannes (NFLX, AMZN)

    The movie-streaming service's chief content officer called it "L'Affaire de Netflix."
  1. ISS Recommends Activist Nominees for Buffalo Wild Wings Board

    Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recommended on Wednesday that owners of Buffalo Wild Wings stock vote ...
  2. Facebook Expands Fundraising Feature in US Market

    Facebook rolled out its personal fundraising feature to all US users, adding two new categories.
  3. Portugal Finance Minister Says Confident on Novo Banco Sale

    Portugal's finance minister is confident that the country's planned sale of Novo Banco to U.S. private equity firm Lone Star ...
  4. BUZZ-Aegean Marine Petroleum Network: Shares Sink After Disappointing Q1 Results

    (Corrects period to "Q1" from "Q3" in headline and bullet)
  5. Linde, Praxair Reach Agreement on Details of Merger

    German industrial gases group Linde and U.S. peer Praxair have reached a deal in principle on details of their proposed $7 ...
  6. Lowe's in a Tailspin After Earnings Shortfall (LOW, HD)

    Lowe's sold off more than 4% on Wednesday morning after missing quarterly estimates and could trade down to 70 in coming ...
  1. How Is Your 401(k) Taxed When You Retire?

    The taxes you owe on your 401(k) at retirement depend on whether your funds are in a regular 401(k) or the Roth type.
  2. Your Options If You Don’t Qualify for a Roth IRA

    If you don’t qualify for a Roth IRA, there are other ways you can save for retirement.
  3. Does Insurance Matter More When You’re Retired?

    Insurance could be more important during your retirement years than you think.
  4. Can a Financial Advisor Make you Happier?

    Elliot Weissbluth, CEO and Founder of HighTower Advisors, shares why financial advisors have a pretty big impact on your ...
  5. Best Ways to Save For Retirement Without an IRA or 401(k)

    Learn the most common types of savings vehicles used to accumulate money for retirement outside employer-sponsored 401(k)s ...
  6. How Congress Retirement Pay Compares to the Overall Average

    There are more retirement plan options for a member of United States Congress than for the average average citizen.
  1. Snap Worst Case Off the Table After Bounce (SNAP)

    Snap has bounced above broken range support after hitting a post-earnings all-time low in the upper teens and could build ...
  2. Big Tech: Top or Buying Opportunity? (AAPL, AMZN)

    The Nasdaq-100 and big tech selloff in reaction to DC political drama is long overdue after dramatic gains but is unlikely ...
  3. Soros And Coatue Sell Tesla in Q1: 13F Filings (TSLA)

    The electric car maker's corporate bonds are finding favor with hedge fund managers.
  4. Facebook Fined $122.4 Million for Misleading EU Regulators (FB)

    Antitrust regulators ruled that Facebook misled them over its acquisition of WhatsApp, prompting them to fine the company ...
  5. SpaceX's Falcon 9 Launches Its Heaviest Payload

    The successful rocket launch puts the company's aggressive launch schedule back on track.
  6. Google Doubles Down On Its AI Assistant (GOOG, AMZN)

    Now you can talk to the assistant on your iPhone as well as "see" with it.
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  5. Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

    An Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is an unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture.
  6. The Bernie Madoff Story

    Bernie Madoff ran a multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme that is considered the largest financial fraud of all time.
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