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Classic car investments are heating up due to near-500 percent returns over the past decade, far outpacing art and wine.
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Entrepreneurs can use a "rollover as a business start-up," or ROBS, to fund their start-up businesses from their retirement accounts.
As the economy improves, so does the senior migration rate, the percentage of Americans 55 and up who make local and long-distance moves.
Target-date funds are increasingly popular, but financial advisors say it's important to research each fund's pros and cons before choosing.
Many Americans turn to a 401(k) plan for fast cash, but financial advisors caution clients to seriously consider the pros and cons first.
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Before serving as executor of an estate, educate yourself on how much work is involved and assess whether you're able to handle the job.
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