A Dow Point Today Isn’t What It Used to Be

Tapering isn't imminent, and neither is hyperinflation, so don't be swayed by headlines. Read More

401k Basics Pave the Road Towards Retirement

As defined benefit plans face extinction, employees are more responsible for financing their retirements. Fortunately, 401ks and IRAs are there to help. Read More

8 Critical Retirement Planning Tips to Follow

Fifty-eight percent of workers haven't tried to calculate how much they need for retirement, let alone put a plan in place. Here are 8 steps to take to help Read More

Why You Shouldn’t Be Drooling Over Bountiful Buybacks

Stock buybacks are a great way to boost earnings without actually doing anything. Unfortunately, they're almost never worth it. Read More

4 Tips to Guide You Before the Bubble Bursts

Signs are flashing that perhaps this market it overbought. Instead of reacting at the worst time, prepare ahead of time. Use these 4 tips to guide you Read More

Cycles and Investment Success Take Time to Develop

The anniversary of the 2008-2009 bear market is upon us, and investment advisors will begin to tout huge returns with those years gone. Don't buy the hype Read More

NFLX, YHOO Among 12 Stocks Wall Street Consistently Gets Wrong

Wall Street is constantly putting out analyst reports and changing price targets for stocks , and in many cases those estimate may not be close. Read More

If Bitcoin Is So Secure, Why Have There Been Dozens of Robberies?

Bitcoin bulls like to say that Bitcoin is a good investment because it's secure. Then why have there been dozens of Bitcoin bank robberies? Read More

The 15 Most Influential Thought Leaders in Business

Who topped the Thinkers50 list of the best business managers? You might be surprised by who didn't even crack the top 10. Read More

Long-Term Strategy Advice: Stick With Dividend-Paying Stocks

By all measures sticking with a long-term dividend stock investment profile will help you weather market ups and downs. Read More

7 Misconceptions About the Gold Market You Need to Know

The push-pull of the move to put gold in your portfolio is ongoing, with much misinformation floating around. Here are 7 misconceptions you need to know now Read More

Here’s Why Dividend Growth Investing is a Great Strategy

Dividend growth investing is a strategy that focuses on companies which regularly raise dividends, and it is a tried and true wealth management tool. Here's why Read More

Don’t Retire Like a Millennial

Despite what you may think, being jobless and debt-ridden is actually not that glamorous. Follow these 5 steps for a secure financial future. Read More

Capital Gains Tax Could Put a Dent in Your Vanguard Returns

With several funds reporting capital gains this quarter, Vanguard investors will see the effect in their taxes. Read More

Picking Mining Stock Winners in a Field of Losers

The junior mining industry is hotter than it has been in years, with stocks are trading at HUGE discounts for companies that are otherwise going strong. Read More

Rethinking the 4% ‘Golden Rule’

The rule of using 4% of your savings in every year of retirement is under scrutiny. But how can you know how much to withdraw from retirement savings? Read More

5 Big-Name Mergers: Studs and Duds

Office Depot completed its merger with Office Max, but what does history tell us about M&A? Here are 3 big-name mergers that worked and 2 that failed. Read More

October Jobs Report: Winners & Losers

The latest U.S. jobs report showed the economy shrugged off the government shutdown to add a surprisingly strong 204,000 new jobs last month. Read More

Insider Action Is Wall Street’s Trojan Horse

While the market is booming as investors pile in, the other side of the trading coin are sales: you would be surprised how many insiders are selling their stock Read More

Buy the Manager, Not the Fund

It's not enough to just invest in any mutual fund -- you need to be sure your money is in capable hands. Find out which fund manager is advisor Dan Wiener's favorite. Read More