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After snaring more venture capital, FutureAdvisor CEO Bo Lu talks about why online investment advisors are the future of mass-affluent investing.
Government statistics project 70 percent of Americans over age 65 will eventually need long-term care, but most people aren't prepared.
Robo-advisor firms are positioning themselves to cater to underserved investors who do not meet traditional wealth-management minimums.
More employers expect to hire newly minted MBAs this year—but the fastest growth in hiring is outside the U.S.
The financial advice industry faces shortages, but colleges are launching degree programs in financial planning to fill the training gap.
Here's what your family can learn from the "disappearance" of Casey Kasem, says financial advisor Jerry Lynch.
Too many people fall far behind on their student loan payments for no good reason. Here's how you can avoid that. The NYT reports.
In addition to customer data points, there is an enormous amount of money to be made for businesses catering to the cash-free consumer.
From social networking profiles to online bank accounts, it is essential to plan what will happen to your virtual life once you are gone.
Age-based investing has become an efficient concept to sell investments, but it's also full of myths that fall short of meeting true investor needs.
Mobile health can be part of a cure for rising insurance costs. Here are six preventative health apps that can help consumers and employers.
Married same-sex couples are recognized by the federal government and some states, but couples still must watch for pitfalls.
Whether you win a lottery or get picked in the NFL draft, careful planning is required to avoid going bankrupt, as do most suddenly rich.
Congratulations, graduates! Here's how to get started on the right financial footing.
Square Feedback is a new service that allows merchants to receive instant customer input as part of the payments process.
More sedans come equipped with all-wheel drive, something you'll want for a wet road.
Graduating college students are overwhelmingly expecting on-the-job training, but here's what's really in store.
Here are nine sweet financial aid deals.
Whether you're 25 or 75, you should know these seven things about retirement in the new millennium.
In some areas of the U.S., more than $100,000 in income isn't enough to get you a mortgage.
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