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Should You Buy Bitcoin? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Bitcoin, a virtual currency based on encryption keys, is the hottest investment right now. Will that continue? We look at the pros and cons. Read Article

5 Ways You Can Screw Up Your 401k

The humble 401k plan is a veritable money-printing machine. But it's easy to make a mess and kill the goose laying the golden eggs. Read Article

Gold Versus Oil: Which One Will Recover the Fastest?

Traders talk about commodities like gold and oil as if they both moved together, but closer inspection reveals a key difference. Read Article

3 Ways to Play Jeff Gundlach’s Latest Big Recommendation

"The New Bond King" Jeff Gundlach recommends investors short the S&P 500 and buy emerging markets. What's the best way to do that? Read Article

Is the Bitcoin Bubble About to Burst?

A closer look at this bitcoin rally reveals a soft underbelly. Much of bitcoin's upward move is being fueled by the appreciation of the so-called "altcoins." Read Article

15 Things to Buy With Your Sell in May Profits

If you are sitting on a mound of post-election profits, and you are getting ready to sell in May and go away, what do you buy? Read Article

SHOULD You Sell in May and Go Away?

Traders may decide to sell in May before going on vacation, but investors should hold before the storms of a recession hit. Read Article

Fintech: What’s in Your Wallet? (And What Will Be?)

Fintech is growing in numbers and scale ... and it's also growing beyond the capacity of banks or governments to control it. Read Article

4 Steps to Cutting Your Personal Debt

You don’t need to be afraid of debt, but you do need to be in control of the situation. Read Article

10 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Portfolio

You should regularly tidy up your portfolio and your broader financial plan. You’d be surprised how much “junk” you can accumulate in a brokerage account. Read Article

4 Tips to Get Ahead of Your 2018 Tax Return

The 2017 tax filing season is over, but don't lose the momentum! These tax tips for 2018 will help you be prepared and save a bundle. Read Article

3 Questions EVERY Potential Homebuyer Should Ask

Before you jump into buying a home, ask yourself three important questions that will help you determine if you're ready for homeownership. Read Article

5 Blue-Chip Stocks That Will Get the Worst of the Selloff

If things like tax reform and deregulation are going to stall -- hopes for which drove the market surge -- then stocks suddenly look expensive. Read Article

3 ‘Boring’ Consumer Stocks That Just Got Exciting

The combination of a huge buyout and a hawkish fed has the entire consumer goods sector on the move. Here are three stocks worth a look. Read Article

7 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Buying or Selling

Love 'em or hate 'em, the 'Oracle of Omaha' has had his hands in 'em. Now Warren Buffett is either buying, reducing or exiting his positions. Read Article

U.S. Tax Brackets: Where You Sit in 2017

The U.S. tax system is progressive, which means the wealthier you are, the more you pay. Here, we look at this year's tax brackets. Read Article

3 Tax Issues You Might Face in Retirement

Retirement accounts can help you build a lot of wealth, but there are a few tax issues you might have to navigate along the way. Read Article

5 Income Tax Deductions You Can’t Afford to Miss

If you're not maximizing your income tax deductions, you're just hurting yourself. Here are five deductions that should be on your radar. Read Article

5 Ways to Avoid an IRS Tax Audit

Audits are definitely time-consuming and expensive. Yet there are some strategies you can take to help avoid being a target. And the good news is that they are fairly simple. Read Article

Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs): Everything You Need to Know

Required minimum distributions (RMDs) are the IRS' way of saying "you can't take it with you." And the penalties for not listening are steep. Read Article