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When shopping for a financial advisor, it's important to carefully do your due diligence to ensure you're getting the value you deserve.
Target-date funds are considered a simple solution for retirement savers to invest with a hands-off approach.
Betterment Institutional hopes their cheap and automated personal investing platform will also catch on with financial advisors.
Family-run small businesses often fail in succeeding generations, but odds of survival can improve with careful management of human capital.
More boomers caring for aging parents are seeking help from the limited numbers of financial advisors fluent in elder-care issues.
Not every financial advisor is running to join the ETF bandwagon. CNBC FA Council member Tim Maurer gives three reasons to avoid ETFs.
Given today's socioeconomic realities, it's crucial that women, whatever their status, be able to handle financial matters for themselves.
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Having left advisor relationships to their husbands for years, many women opt to find a new financial planner once widowed.
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Financial advisor specialists who truly understand the circumstances of clients with unique needs or interests can offer tremendous value.
Financial advisors say that 10 to 15 years before retirement is the time for workers to check whether their savings are on track.
While many advisors see small businesses as a desirable demographic to position themselves, these clients can present unique challenges.
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The U.S faces a crisis as baby boomers head into retirement, partly as a result of the inequality of employees' retirement savings vehicles.
With same-sex marriage now legal in 5 new states, gay couples must decide whether getting married will benefit or hurt them financially.
With higher out-of-pocket costs for health care ahead, it's time for patients to be more proactive in handling their health-care expenses.
Stay in control of medical and money matters by drawing up a will, a beneficiary list, a medical directive and powers of attorney.
Some financial advisors weigh in on what they think New York Yankees Derek Jeter should do next as he enters retirement.
Health savings accounts are a way to save tax-free for future medical costs, but they can also serve as another kind of retirement account.
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