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Cost, ease and efficiency are driving investment assets into passively managed exchange-traded funds from actively managed alternatives.
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Arbitration against Merrill Lynch highlights a potential hazard for other banks selling structured product investments.
Some 36 percent of Americans have no understanding of what a financial advisor does. Here's what several are doing to get the word out.
Advisors who want to capture the $30 trillion that boomers are passing on to heirs must embrace fintech tools to attract young clients.
Zombie debt ... old, bad debt you thought was dead ... can come back to haunt you, but there are ways to fight off this fiscal apocalypse.
It's clear that if the market is going to climb again in 2016, it won't necessarily be on the back of Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google.
Several financial advisory industry groups are planning a court challenge to the fiduciary rule recently finalized by the Labor Department.
Some advisors may protest the Labor Department fiduciary rule but they should aim for the most responsible, not the highest, margins.
The fast-growing socially responsible investing universe has evolved from screening of investments to including "impact investments."
Americans with little saved might consider retiring in one of these 5 countries, where $1,500 a month guarantees a comfortable life.
The impulse to act amid volatility leads to mismanagement of investments. Selling during periods of weakness creates a guaranteed loss.
Most retirees rely on Social Security for retirement income, but few realize just how big a bite out of benefits medical-care costs take.
A look at the 13 U.S. states, from Colorado to West Virginia, that levy their own taxes on retirees' Social Security benefits.
From baking powder to babysitting, there are plenty of out-of-pocket expenses for charities that may qualify for a tax savings come Tax Day.
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