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Actively managed mutual funds may no longer be the best way to gain exposure to equities and fixed-income asset classes.
Professional designations abound, and investors expect to see them listed after a financial advisor's name. But what do they really mean?
Disruptive trends are accelerating. To see if any of your stock holdings are at risk, you need to ask yourself this one important question.
When you turn 70-and-a-half, you are required to take money out of your tax-deferred retirement accounts or pay a 50 percent tax penalty.
If remarrying, update your estate plan to ensure your new spouse and existing heirs have clear guidelines on your inheritance wishes.
Lifetime medical-care costs can average $245,000 for a 65-year-old couple, so it's important to factor in health costs when saving.
Before agreeing to live in a multigenerational extended-family household, you need to iron out the financials around the kitchen table.
For investors, cybercrime can be especially painful if personal data and information about investment accounts get into the wrong hands.
Financial advisors recommend paying attention to the presidential front-runners' proposals affecting your wallet — for better or worse.
It's time to speak with a financial professional to discuss goals, risk tolerance and strategies to mitigate any investment volatility.
As many as half of all older workers retire early, often unwillingly, which often devastates carefully planned retirement savings.
Some new players in the wealth management industry are granting themselves the title of financial advisor, yet not all have the credentials.
Digging into retirement funds early will wreak havoc on your retirement, thanks to missed compound interest and hefty fees.
Given the high toll that health costs take on retirement savings, buying an annuity for guaranteed income can be a good decision for many.
Consumers can discover the truth about investment fees by taking matters into their own hands, finding the fees and acting accordingly.
A traditional long-term care insurance plan isn't the only viable option. Weigh these three alternatives before committing time and money.
If those age 30-plus can't answer these questions about earning, saving and spending, their finances need attention.
When setting up a special needs trust, it's important to consider costs, type of trust and choice of trustee and caretaker.
Rianka Dorsainvil, president of Your Greatest Contribution, lists the 10 biggest investing errors Gen Y is making today.
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