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Newly employed young people can get into financial trouble fast. Luckily, financial advisors have tips for the youngest investors.
Rather than maximizing potential returns through big chunks of stocks in their portfolios, young investors are taking a cautious approach.
Advisors say a crucial step in providing for future care of a special needs child is ensuring enough money goes into a special needs trust.
Whether for financial gain or fun, baby boomers are embarking on second careers that can bring in both money and, often, fulfillment.
The Internal Revenue Service expanded dollar limitations for some pension plans based on cost-of-living adjustments.
Having left advisor relationships to their husbands for years, many women opt to find a new financial planner once widowed.
With same-sex marriage now legal in 5 new states, gay couples must decide whether getting married will benefit or hurt them financially.
With 70 percent of newly wealthy people going broke within a year, advisors caution clients to manage new money wisely—with their help.
The competitiveness of your local economy and quality of its real estate market impact your wealth and your investment portfolio.
Consumers who use a financial advisor as their intermediary can avoid the most common estate-planning and last will and testament errors.
Despite being well educated, earning more money and controlling more wealth, many women fail to adequately plan and save for retirement.
Half of Gen Xers and a third of baby boomers support kids and elderly parents, putting their own budgets and retirement plans in peril.
Divorce negotiations can quickly turn sour without sound legal and financial advice regarding the splitting or liquidation of assets.
The gap is growing between Americans' life insurance coverage and the amount they say they need. Here's how to tell if you have enough.
Financial advisors are doubling as lifestyle transition specialists to help long-lived clients maximize wealth and happiness in retirement.
Parents of special needs kids should draft trusts and select caregivers and beneficiaries carefully, with expert help.
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.
Military families need to be extra smart when it comes to financial planning, such as securing benefits long before departing the service.
Between student-loan debt and coming of age during the financial crisis, millennials have a big problem with their retirement planning.
From social networking profiles to online bank accounts, it is essential to plan what will happen to your virtual life once you are gone.
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A TD Ameritrade study shows potentially rich millennials are neglected by advisors focused on older, wealthier clients.
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A survey of the CNBC Financial Advisor Council is bullish on emerging markets as a hedge against market volatility.