Gen X faces the daunting task of retirement planning that will include no pension, a potential Social Security haircut and stagnant wages.» Read More
Looking to do good, a start-up Brooklyn church offers financial literacy lessons to the millennial "hipsters" gentrifying its neighborhood.
Confronted by a growing income gap, depleted savings and high debt, Gen X faces big financial hurdles. Six ways to get them back on track.
By borrowing from your 401(k) retirement plan, you are missing out on opportunities for your money to grow substantially over the long haul.
Target-date funds, which automatically invest assets more conservatively as investors age, are more popular—but there are some caveats.
Family business owners with complex familial and financial concerns can vet potential advisors by asking the right questions.
Advisors focusing on women clients only are seeing big returns, as studies show a growing number of females beginning to outearn men.
With only 12 percent of family businesses surviving two generations, it's imperative owners train heirs in financial literacy early on.
Muslim financial advisors are tapping into the U.S. Islamic finance market by helping clients invest in religiously suitable ways.
Baby boomers are not as prepared for retirement as they should be, but Gen X and millennials face the biggest future financial threats.
Even the most successful small-business owners drag their feet when it comes to succession planning. CNBC shares four tips to get started.
There are many college-savings options worth considering, so compare and choose the plan that makes sense for your financial situation.
Generalists are feeling pressure to specialize as studies reveal exponential growth rates for advisors offering more personalized services.
Choosing the right advisor is key for business owners. A misstep can mean the difference between reaching financial goals and falling short.
Helping millennials learn the benefits of compounding can be personally rewarding—and will help you establish a future client base.
Only 30 percent of family businesses successfully pass to the next generation, but financial advisors can help owners turn the odds around.
Studies show women are less confident about money than men, so advisors are helping them bridge the still-wide financial literacy gap.
The San Francisco 49ers have taken the unusual step of creating their own investment program for players with robo-advisor firm Wealthfront.
Broker has become a dirty word in the financial advisor business, but in some cases it's the fee-based model that's the wrong approach.
When it comes to making retirement planning and related investment issues a high priority, we are truly a nation of procrastinators.
While many financial advisors help clients set up 529 savings plans, some work with families through the entire college app process.
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Gen X faces retirement planning that will include no pension, a potential Social Security haircut and stagnant wages.
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