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  1. How Your Body Responds to a Financial Windfall

    Sudden wealth can result in people behaving like in a crisis.
  2. Countries with the Highest Income Taxes

    Before you move to one of these countries with the highest income taxes, think through the overall tax situation - and what ...
  3. These 12 States are Flunking Finance

    Financial literacy is the ability to use knowledge and skills to make effective and informed money management decisions. ...
  4. The 6 Biggest Sudden Wealth Mistakes

    These six common sudden wealth sins have led to many bankruptcies.
  5. 5 Robo-Advisor Apps for Your Smart Phone

    These five robo-advisors allow you to manage your finances in the palm of your hand.
  6. Financial Advisor vs. Financial Planner

    When scanning the financial advisor landscape, recognize that both financial advisor and financial planner are very broad ...
  1. How ESG, SRI and Impact Funds Differ

    These are the differences between socially-dimensioned investments, which are an increasingly popular choice among investors. ...
  2. Impact Investing vs. Venture Philanthropy

    Impact investing is the more modern incarnation of venture philanthropy.
  3. Securities-Based Lending

    The practice of making loans using securities as collateral.
  4. What Advisors, Clients Should Expect from a Low-Return Future

    What should advisors and their clients expect from what many see as a looming new era of low returns?
  5. Why Credit Suisse Thinks Amazon Will Fly Higher (AMZN)

    Amazon is headed past $1050 and could reach $1,400 a share, Credit Suisse says
  6. 3 Big Financial Mistakes to Avoid in Your 30s

    Want to have continued control of your finances as you get older? Start by making sure to avoid these three financial mistakes ...
  1. Saving for Retirement: The Quest for Success

    We'll show you how to set yourself up to retire in style.
  2. Why the Feds Sued the Biggest Student Loan Lender

    Navient, the student loan servicing giant, may say it serves its customers, but a lawsuit claims its practices have harmed ...
  3. JPMorgan to Sell $6.9 Bn Student Loan Asset to Navient (NAVI, JPM)

    Student loan servicing company Navient Corp has agreed by JPMorgan's $6.9 billion portfolio of student loans.
  4. The Top 3 Financial Mistakes Couples Make

    Money is one of the top reasons couples argue. Here are the major issues advisors need to be aware of to help couples avoid ...
  5. How to Make Living Frugally in Retirement Comfortable

    Living frugally in retirement can still be comfortable as long as you plan well and avoid being unduly cheap. It’s all a ...
  6. 8 Questions to Ask a Potential Financial Advisor

    Ask these eight simple questions before hiring a financial planner.
  1. IBM's Turnaround Story Hits a Dead End

    IBM racked up its 20th quarter of sequential revenue declines. How much longer will investors tolerate the company's mistakes?
  2. A Fine Rookie Year for This Retail ETF (IBUY)

    While rivals struggle, this retail ETF continues to impress with big gains.
  3. Downtrodden Energy Sector Could Drive Q1 Earnings (XLE)

    The energy sector is lagging, but it could juice S&P 500 first quarter earnings.
  4. Market Cycles Turning Against American Express (AXP)

    American Express price action has set off its first major sell signal since 2013, raising odds the long uptrend will come ...
  5. Financial Stocks Scatter Amid Mixed Earnings (MS, GS)

    Banks like JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America are riding high on fixed-income revenue. Goldman Sachs, not so much.
  6. Solar ETF Can Endure Trump-Induced Concerns (TAN, XLE)

    The Trump Administration may not be the obstacle to solar stocks that some investors think.
  1. Biotech M&A Plunges as Trump Attacks Drug Companies (INCY, TSRO)

    Biotech M&A activity has fallen.
  2. JP Morgan Hires Mallgrave as Part of Cash Equities Push

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  3. Goldman Sachs Favors Equities in Europe Over U.S. (PCLN, AGCO)

    The bank notes that stronger global growth and lower relative valuations should steer European equities ahead of their U.S. ...
  4. Becton Dickinson to Acquire Bard for $24 Billion

    U.S. medical equipment supplier Becton Dickinson and Co will acquire C R Bard Inc, in a $24 billion cash-and-stock deal, ...
  5. Euro Jumps, Shares Firm on French Election Relief

    The euro briefly vaulted to five-month peaks on Monday after the market's favoured candidate won through the first round ...
  6. Trump to Set New Executive Orders on Environment, Energy This Week

    U.S. President Donald Trump this week will sign new executive orders before he completes his first 100 days in office, including ...
  1. Hopes Rise for China Share Inclusion as MSCI Pitches Compromise

    The chances of MSCI Inc adding China-listed shares to its global index have risen significantly since it proposed to cut ...
  2. McDonald's Franchisees Expect Comps Growth

    McDonald's franchisees are expecting the fast food giant to report positive comps for Q1.
  3. Cenovus May Sell Parts of Acquired Natgas Assets -Analysts

    Canada's Cenovus Energy Inc has said it may sell parts of the Deep Basin natural gas assets it recently bought from Houston-based ...
  4. EU Mulls Legislation in the Fight Against Online Hate Speech

    The European Union is considering legislative measures to harmonise how online platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Google ...
  5. American Airlines Apologizes for Onboard Clash Over Stroller

    American Airlines on Saturday apologized to a female passenger and suspended an employee after a video showing an onboard ...
  6. Freeport Collects Export Permit After Pence Visit

    Freeport McMoRan Inc collected a permit to resume copper exports from Indonesia on Friday after a hiatus of more than three ...
  1. Are You Ready for the Retirement Challenge?

    In order to truly take advantage of retirement, take these six things into consideration during the retirement planning process.
  2. 4 Keys to a Satisfying Retirement

    As these four factors illustrate, successful retirement planning takes more than entries in a spreadsheet into consideration. ...
  3. Youth and Roth IRA Equals a Solid Retirement Plan

    Educating yourself on retirement savings opportunities at the start of your career can have a huge impact on your personal ...
  4. 10 Things to Do Before Retirement

    Preparing for retirement isn't all about finances. Some steps to get you there will be more subjective, and more fun.
  5. What to Do to Prepare for Retirement

    Here is a retirement checklist that offers many things to think about, from ten years before retirement to just after yours ...
  6. Which Investor Personality Best Describes You?

    Different personality traits and preferences, along with a range of emotional and mental behavioral biases, have a strong ...
  1. The First-Ever Ethereum IRA is a Game-Changer

    With the launch of Ethereum IRA, investors can deploy funds in Ethereum for retirement purposes through a self-directed IRA. ...
  2. Google Acquires Nevada Land Near Tesla Factory (GOOG, TSLA)

    Google’s purchase of 1,210 acres of land close to Tesla’s battery factory has sparked speculation that its plans extend beyond ...
  3. New Tech Tools for Fiduciary Rule Compliance

    Several companies have stepped forward to provide the financial advisory industry with assistance in achieving compliance ...
  4. Tesla Faces Worker Unrest in Germany (TSLA)

    Advanced Automation Group employees are dissatisfied with their pay and losing clients to focus on Model 3 production.
  5. Netflix Could Earn up to $1B from Merchandising: Analyst (NFLX, DIS)

    Netflix already has a couple of popular shows in its stable and could monetize them with consumer products.
  6. Uber's Revenues Multiply as Losses Balloon

    The San Francisco-based company continued its stratospheric growth at the expense of its balance sheet.
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