401k & Investing Tips

Which dividend stocks are the ones you should buy for retirement? How many index funds should you have in your portfolio? What’s the difference between a coupon and a yield? Should you buy target-date funds or choose a self-directed plan? These questions, and more, are explored, dissected and unpacked for readers interested in funding their golden years.

Thinking of Borrowing from Your 401(k)? Here’s What You Need to Know

2020 was a difficult financial year, and you might be considering dipping into your retirement fund. Here's what you need to know before you borrow from your 401(k)

7 Mutual Funds Great for Your 401k

If you're looking to build a solid portfolio, these mutual funds will go a long way as you look for places to invest your money.

9 Tips to Start Saving for Retirement After 50

Even if you got a late start, saving for retirement at age 50 is still possible. Here's how to build a mid-6 figure nest egg.

7 Businesses With Too Much Company Stock in Retirement Plans 

Too much of your employer's stock in your retirement portfolio isn't good. These 7 companies are overweighted in employee's 401(k)s.

Safe Stocks to Buy in Case the Market Turns

As world economic and political news starts to turn a little sour, keep these safe stocks and funds on your radar ... just in case.

3 Myths to Ditch About Momentum Investing

Momentum investing isn't for everyone, but don't believe what you hear. A group of academics have debunked myths about momentum, giving investors reason to consider its legitimacy.

Start Investing in Your 401k Now

Don't let fear stop you from investing in your 401k. By contributing today and leveraging an employer match, you can become a millionaire.

8 Investment Apps for Young Investors

As the fintech industry grows, the number of investing apps helping young investors do a better job with their money will only increase.

Secrets to 401k Management — DIY or Hire a Pro?

401k management can mean the difference between a sound financial future and worries. Learn about your options to maximize your 401k account.

Time to Buy Beat-Down CVS Health Stock? Here Are 3 Pros And 3 Cons

CVS Health stock is down 22% this year; Does that, alone, make CVS a buy? Here's a look at some of the pros and cons for CVS stock.

5 Reasons to Invest In Stocks Versus Debt

The stocks vs bonds debate rages on. But, there's no getting around the fact that stocks always win in the end. Balance of the two is the key.

One Key Strategy to Build Your Ultimate Retirement Portfolio

One way to boost your retirement portfoilo? Buy dividend stocks that pay out in different cycles, throughout your entire life.

5 Investment Moves to Make Today to Save Time in 2019

Simplify your life with these investing moves to make today. Improve your organization, tax and financial planning for a calmer tomorrow.

3 Strategies to Get the Biggest Tax Refund or Lowest Tax Bill

This year, Americans will see the impact of the new tax law. While taxes are generally lower, there has also been an elimination of many breaks. But there are still ways to boost your refund. Here are three strategies.

5 Blue-Chip Stocks In Danger of Rolling Over

The Dow Jones turned negative this week for the first time since December, and these five blue-chip stocks are close to rolling over.

It’s Time to Listen to John Bogle

Passive index funds now own over 17% of stocks, and Jack Bogle, who created the first such fund, also warned of the dangers from that.

Will MSFT’s Partnership With Kroger Drive Microsoft Stock Higher?

Microsoft (MSFT) clinched a deal with Kroger (KR) to upgrade its technology and compete against Amazon (AMZN).

5 Top Stock Trades for Friday: Trading the Retailers and Airlines

The top stock trades for tomorrow include Costco, Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, American Airlines and Macy's, after today's updates.

5 Must-See Stock Charts for Friday: Apple’s Fallout Hits Many

Apple, Celgene and Bristol-Myers made a lot of noise Thursday. Here are a must-see stock charts as a result.

5 Top Stock Trades to Mull Over Thanksgiving

Foot Locker and Deere both rallied on earnings, while J&J and AMD slipped. Here are our top stock trades for Friday.