Ilana Polyak is a freelance journalist who writes about personal finance and the financial advisory industry.
TD Ameritrade found financial advisors' business grew last year in revenue and assets and they expect more of the same in 2016.
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A tax deduction is not a given each time you open your wallet for a worthy cause. So be sure to check with an advisor first.
As the end of the year approaches, experts say it's a good time to take stock of your financial situation by reviewing important documents.
A new study finds financial advice firms are lacking when it comes to security, accountability and recovery against cyberattacks.
529 college savings plans are popular, but myths about these useful vehicles for higher-education expenses abound. We debunk five of them.
Despite a possible interest-rate rise, homebuying has not slowed. Here is a look at key points sellers and purchasers need to keep in mind.
The 401(k) is Americans' main means to save for retirement, but most don't know how to gauge whether a plan is good, putting savings at risk.
With the average college student owing nearly $30,000, it behooves borrowers to get educated on the ins and outs of student loans.