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6 Steps To Financial Success Outlined in 1 Brilliant Pyramid

You've probably heard of Maslow's hierarchy of needs. Financial blogger Mister Squirrel has devised a retirement pyramid for financial success. Take a look here Read Article

5 Steps to Help Avoid the “Toy Trap”

The toy trap: we all have friends who’ve fallen in, and we want to make sure we avoid that fate. Here are 5 steps to avoid the trouble Read Article

2 Hedging Strategies You Need to Protect Your Portfolio

A few recent down days may have traders spooked, but what about the bull market of the past five years? Learn how to protect your gains with a hedging strategy. Read Article

The 7 Dumbest Last-Minute Tax Mistakes People Make

By now, most of us have filed our taxes and called it a day. But what's amazing is how many people make these 7 mistakes when they file. Try to avoid them! Read Article

The Heyday of HFT Is in the Rear-View

High-frequency trading won't disappear tomorrow, but the spotlight is a place of weakness for HFT. Read Article

Here is What’s Worse Than Being at Risk

The 'holy grail' of portfolio investing is diversification, but many investors don't know if they are in fact diversified. Here are ways to find out Read Article

How to Manage Your Money In Your 20s, 30s, and 40s

Your 2os are the critical decade for your financial future, but steps along the way in your 30's and 40's help, too. Here are some tips for each decade Read Article

Make This Your Handy Guide to Stock Orders

Prudent portfolio management includes understanding how to hedge your bets; here's a guide to stock order tools that can help you manage risk Read Article

The 6 Most Common Ways People Commit Financial Suicide

Sometimes we learn more from our mistakes than our successes. Mary Hunt, founder of Debt-Proof Living, details what not to do with your money Read Article

5 Tax Deductions That are Typically Overlooked

There are literally hundreds of ways you can use tax deductions to decrease your overall tax burden, and here are 5 that are generally overlooked Read Article

Should You Steer Clear of Market Highs?

With stocks near all-time market highs, some investors wonder if they should wait for a pullback. Turns out, market timing matters a lot less than you'd think. Read Article

5 Reasons Why Women Make Better Investors

A recent study suggests thoughtful trading by women leads to better investment results. Here are some reasons women may make better investment decisions Read Article

Anytime Is a Good Time to Invest In Your Future: Start Now!

People have to work at learning to invest and save, and here are some quick ground rules on getting a start in the right direction. Read Article

11 Reasons Why Baby Boomers Don’t Have Money To Retire

It's no great secret that America is getting older, and baby boomer's are in serious trouble. Here's why the baby boomers are ill-prepared for the future Read Article

Women Are At the Pinnacle of the Financial World…

The appointment of Janet Yellen as Fed chair should let everyone know women have made great strides in the workplace..but much work still needs to be done Read Article

3 Reasons Why Bears Never Prosper

Knowing that bears in general can be harmful to your financial health, here are a few things about them you should understand: Read Article

Taking a Second Look at Bonds Should Worry Investors

Traditionally, bonds have been looked at as one of the safest investments around. It it still true? Take a look at out analysis: you might not like what you see Read Article

3 Tips For Raising Financially Savvy Kids

Good money habits are one of the most important things parents can teach their children. The tricky question is, how? Here are 3 key tips to help the process Read Article

2 Great Ways to Save For Your Kids’ College Expenses

Planning for your child's college expenses can be daunting; here are 2 great strategies to help you along the way. Read Article

3 Questions to Ask Before Forming A Portfolio Strategy

Coming up with a personal investment strategy can be overwhelming. That's why it's important to understand these 3 basic concepts for a portfolio strategy. Read Article