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  1. 7 Billionaires' First Jobs

    We all know of these famous billionaires, and how they made their money. But have you ever wondered how they got their start? ...
  2. How Becoming an LLC Could Save Taxes Under Trump

    If President Trump gets the tax reform bill he wants, LLCs may be able to reduce their taxes – but not in the way you might ...
  3. How to Simplify Your Charitable Giving

    Using a donor-advised fund can simplify your charitable giving process.
  4. Setting Financial Goals for Your Future

    To live comfortably now and in retirement, setting financial goals for the short-, mid- and long-term is crucial. Here are ...
  5. Why Is The Star Wars Franchise So Valuable? (DIS)

    There is no doubt that Star Wars was well worth the $4 billion-plus purchase price.
  6. What does a 'Chief Economist' do?

    Vanguard's Chief Economist Joe Davis discusses his role helping portfolio managers and clients.
  1. Top 3 ETFs for Investing in Water in 2017

    It may be time to look at a scarce commodity that isn't getting the investor attention it deserves.
  2. Top 25 Broker-Dealer Firms for 2017

    These are the top 25 broker-dealer firms based on assets under management.
  3. 1987 Stock Crash, Can It Happen in 2017?

    The end of low interest rates and easy money could lead to a major market decline
  4. Netflix Stock Breaks Out Ahead of Q2 Earnings

    Netflix shares broke out from trendline resistance ahead of second quarter financial results expected next week.
  5. Stocks Rise on Crude Recovery and Yellen Testimony

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  6. Wells Fargo Stock Falls to Key Support Levels

    Wells Fargo shares moved lower in early trading on Friday after the bank reported worse-than-expected second quarter financial ...
  1. Goldman Sachs Stock Could Break 10-Year Resistance

    Goldman stock completed a basing pattern and could bounce back to the high, completing a long-term cup and handle breakout.
  2. 6 High-Paying Jobs With Low Education Requirements

    If the high cost of college is getting you down, you can still find jobs with high pay that require little or no post-secondary ...
  3. Pay Off Your Mortgage or Save for College?

    Is it best to pay off your mortgage or save for college? The answer may surprise you.
  4. Managing Your Employer Stock Holdings

    Investors should not be complacent when it comes to holdings in an employer's stock.
  5. Budgeting Basics

    What is budgeting? Basically, it's making sure that you're spending less than you're bringing in and planning financially ...
  6. 8 Great Ideas for Your Summer Staycation

    If the money just isn't there for a big trip, it doesn't mean you can't have a great summer.
  1. A FANG ETF Comes to Life

    Finally, there's an ETF for lovers of the FANG stocks.
  2. Bank of America Levels to Watch After Earnings

    A post-earnings sell-off for three major commercial banks is lowering expectations for Bank of America's release early next ...
  3. NVIDIA Stock Retests June Highs as Traders Eye Breakout

    NVIDIA shares tested prior highs before moving lower, but the stock could still see a breakout to new highs.
  4. Delta Stock Breaks Down After Earnings Disappointment

    Delta shares broke down from trendline support on worse-than-expected second quarter financial results.
  5. Top 3 British Pound ETFs

    If you're betting on a recovery after Brexit, you might want to consider these British pound ETFs.
  6. Agriculture ETFs Facing Headwinds Despite Bounce

    Despite a bounce in the agricultural ETFs over the past few weeks, technical evidence suggests lower prices to come.
  1. Amazon Bids $70-$80 Million for Indian Payment Platform

    Amazon seeks to strengthen its dominance in India by capitalizing on troubled Snapdeal’s fire sale, but its bid to buy FreeCharge ...
  2. BMW, VW and Daimler Shares Skid on EU Probe of German Carmakers

    German auto stocks took a hit in early Monday trading, weighed down by uncertainty over possible antitrust fines after European ...
  3. Opinion: Carmakers Need More Collaboration, Not Less

    Are Germany’s carmakers embroiled in a cartel bigger than the supersized Audi Q7 SUV? That’s the suggestion from a report ...
  4. How the U.S. National Debt Affects the Dollar

    With the dollar potentially affected by the national debt, it may be time to invest in gold.
  5. Foreign Investors Flock to U.S. Municipal Bonds

    Interest in U.S. municipal bonds by foreign investors is on the rise. Here's why.
  6. Home Depot, Lowe's Seen Oversold on Amazon Attack

    Shares of Home Depot and Lowe's fell after Amazon.com cut a deal to market Sears' Kenmore appliances.
  1. Facebook Takes the Knife to Twitter Over Ad Sales

    Analysts are predicting Twitter's stock price to halve as Facebook's popularity for advertisers grows.
  2. Opinion: B&M Is Unimaginative Punt on Brexit Britain

    B&M offers an unimaginative punt on Brexit Britain. The discount retailer was named as a potential 4.4 billion pound ...
  3. Private Equity Firm KKR Close to Acquiring WebMD

    WebMD’s hunt for a suitor looks set come to an end after private equity firm KKR tabled an all-cash bid for the online health ...
  4. UAE's Adnoc in Talks With Banks for Big Syndicated Loan, Project Bond - Sources

    State-owned energy giant Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (Adnoc) is in talks with regional and international banks to obtain a ...
  5. Autos, Airlines Hit in Sluggish Start to European Trading Week

    European shares dipped on Monday with the autos sector hitting its lowest level this year after anti-trust regulators opened ...
  6. Julius Baer's Best Inflows Since Financial Crisis Lift Shares

    Julius Baer reported its most successful six months of attracting new assets from wealthy clients since the financial crisis ...
  1. Can I have a self-directed IRA or Roth IRA using the forex market?

    In the U.S., one of the best ways for individuals to protect their income from taxes and save for retirement is by using ...
  2. Is there a minimum I have to contribute to my 401(k) plan?

    Deciding how much to put into a 401(k) account can be tricky. There are guidelines to ensure you are investing what you need ...
  3. When is a Roth 401(k) better than a traditional 401(k)?

    Learn the difference between Roth IRA plans, traditional 401(k) plans and Roth 401(k) plans, and when a Roth 401(k) is better ...
  4. How can I increase my standard of living in my retirement years?

    Find out how to plan for retirement, target a standard of living and improve your financial situation once you've already ...
  5. It’s Time to Embrace the DOL Fiduciary Rule

    The new fiduciary rule levels the playing field for investors.
  6. Does the five-year rule apply if a non-spouse inherits an IRA after the required beginning date and the required minimum distribution is not satisfied in the year of death?

    The five-year rule applies only when the IRA owner dies before the required beginning date (RBD). If the IRA owner dies after ...
  1. Who Is Driving IBM's Management Team? (IBM)

    Find information on some of the key executives at IBM that have kept driving the company forward in the technology sector ...
  2. Ethereum Co-Founder: Crypto World is a "Time-Bomb"

    With digital coin sales for startups topping $1.3 billion, Ethereum's co-founder thinks the process needs to slow down.
  3. ICO Hackers Steal $7 Million of Ether

    Could a recent Ether theft slow down the initial coin offering craze?
  4. Bitcoin’s Bloody Sunday Has Weeded Out the Weaklings

    Volatility is sure to continue, but a recent reversal suggests a medium-term bottom for Bitcoin.
  5. Netflix Stock's Big Breakout May Have More Upside

    New highs for Netflix stock on large volume points to increasing demand by institutions.
  6. Netflix's Rising Stock Price Boosts Hastings' Salary

    The Netflix CEO's salary, which has generous stock options baked in, rose by 39% from 2015 to 2016.
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