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How you distribute assets to a special needs beneficiary impacts not only eligibility for government benefits but also quality of life.
A look at the 10 most common investment scams, from Ponzi/pyramid schemes and life settlements to potentially shady annuities sales.
As more baby boomers age, some financial advisors are starting to specialize in doling out advice on maximizing Social Security benefits.
Employers expect to boost hiring of recent college grads this year, but students currently on the hunt may have missed their shot.
Advisors recommend several steps right away if you lose your job, such as cutting costs until you know where new income will come from.
Most advisors see reverse mortgages as an ill-advised last resort, but others say it can be a useful retirement-planning tool for seniors.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson talks to career expert Caroline Ceniza-Levine about the recent surge in contingent workers.
From automated reporting systems to videoconferences, technology is changing how independent RIAs are serving their clients.
It's wise to ask whether the 4 percent withdrawal rule is valid. The answer depends on asset allocation, time horizon and portfolio costs.
In career moves, the stakes are high and mistakes are often made. Here are 3 tips to ensure a successful, smooth transition.
Of the 150 largest U.S. cities WalletHub ranked, here are the 5 best—and 5 worst—places for a college grad to move in search of a career.
The sandwich generation, in their 40s and 50s, is overwhelmed by competing obligations, having to care for both kids and aging parents.
More financial advisors are attracting and building client relationships by tapping into emotional, social and other non-fiscal needs.
Whether retirees relocate for lifestyle or finance, they should blend life goals into spending plans—the best way to achieve true wealth.
Few have the time, knowledge and luck to beat the market. Instead, sell in a systematic, disciplined way to stay properly diversified.
As part of its consumer protection mission, the SEC has implemented examinations that all SEC-registered investment advisors must undergo.
With interest rates possibly set to rise, here are four steps—from portfolio reallocation to bond evaluation—that investors should consider.
You can take control of your student loan debt and tame the antics of debt collectors in 6 simple steps, writes credit expert Diana Nichols.
A new study finds a direct correlation between employee satisfaction and the stock performance of public companies.
CNBC looks at the top 5 large firms to work at in 2015, as voted by employees partaking in a Glassdoor Research survey.
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Code Conference, from those who produced D: All Things Digital Conference, addresses the impact of digital technology on our lives and businesses.
Featuring CNBC's Financial Advisor Council, this video series will aim to educate investors with straightforward financial advice.
Trailblazers leveraging the power of technology and innovation to grow their business—and disrupt the competition.
Reverse mortgages can help turn home equity into cash but carries risks, depending on health and financial stability.
Career coaches offer four tips for job seekers looking to reenter the workforce after years away from their professions.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority disciplined several financial services firms and individuals in May 2015.