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  1. 5 Misconceptions That Put Your Finances at Risk

    These are the pitfalls to avoid when planning your finances and investments.
  2. How You Should Handle a Large Windfall of Money

    It is easy to spend money. It is much harder to keep it.
  3. 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.
  4. Life Insurance Premium Financing: Worth the Risk?

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

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

    A quick overview of the top economic indicators to track the housing market in the U.S.
  1. Making Money with Managed Futures Funds

    Managed futures funds can be lucrative, but investors should be wary of incurring hidden costs. Ask for a clear explanation ...
  2. The Top 3 Growth Avenues for Advisors in 2017

    These are three options advisors have when considering the future growth of their business.
  3. What Should Investors Expect From Markets in 2017?

    A Q&A with Mark Okada, CIO and Co-Founder of Highland Capital Management, on his investment outlook.
  4. Why China's Stock Market Is On a Roll

    Shanghai: China's stock market is surging and may outperform longterm, Morgan Stanley says
  5. Redtail Technology

    Redtail firm provides advisors with web-based software that allows them to manage their client base.
  6. Trump's Likely Asian Trade War Targets

    Beyond China, Trump may focus his ire on big trade deficits with India, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia
  1. How To Dispute a Credit Card Charge

    Follow these steps if you've been ripped off or spot an error on your bill.
  2. Is Investing $25 a Month Worth It?

    Find out how small investments can add up over time and how to avoid the fees that can eat tiny returns.
  3. 10 Reasons to Use Your Credit Card

    Charging purchases is not always a no-no. In fact, there are some very sound reasons for choosing this option.
  4. How To Make Your First $1 Million

    It is easier to become a millionaire now than at any time before. While you won't be buying islands, it is still a goal worth ...
  5. Credit vs. Debit Cards: Which is Better?

    Be strategic about the card you choose
  6. These 10 Habits Will Help You Reach Financial Freedom

    Learn 10 key habits for achieving financial freedom, including smart budgeting, staying abreast of new tax deductions and ...
  1. Top 5 Budgeting Questions Answered

    You don't need a degree to understand your money, begin saving and pay down debt.
  2. Bank of England Won't Remove Animal Fat from Notes, Despite Protests

    Petitions focused at the Bank of England have asked that tallow not be used to create bank notes, but were denied.
  3. Credit Suisse Offers Brighter Outlook on Europe (CS, XLF)

    Credit Suisse lures more wealthy European clients with alternative strategies to combat political risks.
  4. Chart of the Week: Global Corporate Earnings, Wind Beneath My Wings

    We explain why we see earnings improving across the globe, and highlights the markets with the most potential for further ...
  5. Medical Device ETF Beat Healthcare Sector Returns in 2016 (IHI,XLV,ABT)

    This medical device ETF continues to outperform the broader healthcare sector.
  6. Campbell, Smucker Adapt to Changing Tastes (SJM, CBP)

    Food manufacturers like J.M. Smucker and Campbell Soup pivot toward consumer preferences in their own way.
  1. Retailers Gain on Ecommerce, Discount Channels

    Nordstrom's Q4 beat is lifted by ecommerce and Nordstrom Rack strength; Gap shows progress.
  2. Why You Should Invest in Home Improvements

    As volatile stock prices loom following a long bull run, consumers can look to home improvements for a safe place to park ...
  3. Weibo, Sina Results Beat Wall Street Views

    The Chinese social networks reported earnings that surpassed Wall Street views.
  4. Cobalt Scarcity Risks Hurting Electric Auto Makers (TSLA, JCI)

    The plummeting availability of cobalt, which is used to power lithium-ion batteries, represents a major challenge for electric ...
  5. Why I’m Bullish and Also Buying Into Market Corrections

    With almost every other sector up this month, Energy is actually on sale.
  6. Disney Research Demonstrates Contactless Charging

    Disney Researchers demonstrated QSCR, technology that enables devices to charge wirelessly.
  1. Novartis Cancer Drug Zykadia Gets Priority Review (NVS)

    Lung cancer drug Zykadia got priority review status and breakthrough designation from the FDA.
  2. Merck Antiviral Drug Reports Positive Data (MRK)

    Merck’s antiviral drug letermovir posted positive results in a late-stage trial.
  3. Aveo's Tivozanib Drug Clears Safety Review (AVEO)

    The once-rejected cancer drug with a checkered past cleared a recent safety test.
  4. Nvidia on Verge of Major Breakdown (NVDA)

    Nvidia may have broken down from a double top pattern and could enter a major correction that targets the low-70s. (NVDA)
  5. RBS Lost $8.7 Billion in 2016 (RBS)

    Fines for fraud, lawsuits over misconduct and provisions for future penalties hit RBS's bottom line, bringing it to its ninth ...
  6. Facebook Launches TV-Style Ads in Facebook Live

    Facebook is taking a page from YouTube for Facebook Live, helping content creators make money.
  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 Retirees Should Think About Investing

    Older households are still rebuilding their assets in a post-recession environment. Learn how to think about the task during ...
  5. What Is the Most Important Financial Lesson?

    When it comes to learning lessons about your finances, it helps to think about the future.
  6. Are My Social Security Benefits Taxable?

    If, and how much, your social security benefits are taxed depends on your income and where you live.
  1. Macro Virus

    A macro virus infects a software program and causes a series of actions to begin automatically when the program is opened.
  2. Mattel Targets Chinese Consumers With Alibaba Deal (MAT, BABA)

    Mattel and Alibaba join forces to tap into the toy market in China.
  3. Retailers Step Up Shopping Experience (NKE, COH)

    Retailers like Nike, Coach and Abercrombie & Fitch are trying to lure more customers with improved store amenities.
  4. Cyber Security Threats to Move up the Agenda? (SYMC, PANW)

    A rise in government data breaches has fuelled speculation that companies with cyber security expertise will soon start to ...
  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. How Advisors Can Use Blogs to Boost Their AUM

    Here's how marketing techniques like blogging can help advisors grow assets under management.
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