Unless the inequitable lack of access to private markets is addressed, retirement savers will continue to be deprived of the ability to participate in high-growth business models and feel markets operate for the benefit of well-connected "insiders." » Read More
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By: Jamie Hopkins, professor of retirement planning at The American College of Financial Services
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The Wall Street firm is arming its financial advisor force with a platform through which they can manage all of their technology tools.
Scott Black, value investor and president of Delphi Management, discusses if value stocks are making a comeback.
Everyone wants to succeed and save for a secure retirement, but many of us keep — and even cultivate — bad money habits that will derail our financial future. Here are 9 bad habits to kick now.
Avoid buying investments that have risen too much, and when markets go down, don't sell investments that are not doing well. Why? Because we tend to overreact. Here's how to conduct yourself during anxiety-inducing market gyrations.
Large companies such as IBM, Microsoft and Facebook are investing heavily in the development of blockchain — a new, decentralized, digital-ledger technology that threatens their traditional business models.
Jason Ware of Albion Financial Group and Gene Munster of Loup Ventures discuss whether earnings reports can make or break tech stocks.
The new federal tax law ends deductions on some advisory fees, including those based on the value of assets under management. But the IRS has held that qualified retirement accounts can pay their own expenses.
The fall months are typically weak for muni bonds, and although this year has generally bucked seasonal trends, it looks that way again this year.
The future of financial planning will be radically different, thanks to new technology. Here's how firms large and small are already starting to test the waters with this technology.
A financial advisor in the Washington, D.C., area was convicted of bilking clients out of millions in a Ponzi scheme she sought to protect with voodoo spells. How to avoid linking your financial fate to a potential fraudster.
Rather than one final retirement, mini retirements are a series of intentional breaks throughout your career and require careful financial planning to make sense.
A growing number of older adults expect to continue punching in at the office well after they've hit 65. That could have some impact on your Medicare planning. Here's what you should know.
As the economy strengthens and the U.S. equity market hovers at near-record levels, investors are faced with a conundrum: Should they take some equity risk off the table to avoid a pullback? Or should they stay fully invested and ride the wave?
If your broker switches firms, you don't immediately need to decide what to do with your investments, says Barry Glassman, founder and president of Glassman Wealth Services.
Retiring in your 60s and 70s can seem a challenge to pull off. So how are some people pulling it off in their 30s and 40s?
An October tax-filing extension is open to all U.S. citizens who need more time to file an accurate tax return. However, you need to fully understand the requirements, risks and rewards of doing so.
Louis Barajas is founder and CEO of Wealth Management LAB, a fee-only firm specializing in the entertainment industry.
Sophia Bera, founder of Gen Y Planning, has been named one of '10 Young Advisors to Watch.'
Douglas Boneparth is president of Bone Fide Wealth, a Manhattan-based wealth management firm focusing on millennials, young professionals and entrepreneurs.
Unless the inequitable lack of access to private markets is addressed, retirement savers will continue to be deprived of the ability to participate in high-growth business models and feel markets operate for the benefit of well-connected "insiders."
Saving more for retirement is the fifth-most-popular New Year's resolution in a new survey. Here's a look, in broad strokes, at six other — out of a legion of possible — retirement-related moves you might consider making for 2019.
As the Dow tanks and tech stocks enter a bear market, there is no end to panicky headlines about the stampede to cash and bonds. The truth is that wealthy investors have been in fixed income and cash since well before the recent volatility started.