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With emerging markets stocks at historic lows, investors are asking if the valuation gap is big enough now to invest more in the sector.
Being your own boss means you'll have to plan your own retirement, and there are myriad approaches available to the self-employed.
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Despite bullish stocks and low interest rates, some investors are looking to high-priced hedge funds as a viable alternative investment.
Cut the cost of health-care premiums by buying insurance online at HealthCare.gov to qualify for a tax credit worth thousands of dollars.
For those willing to pay a premium, SMAs can deliver the kind of personalized money management once reserved for institutional investors.
To nail down a fund management strategy that works for you, make sure you grasp the differences between active and passive approaches.
As interest rates rise, investors should reduce duration and add credit exposure with bonds, and consider resilient but growing equities.
With volatility returning to the stock market as it waits for the Fed to raise interest rates, the party could be over for REIT investors.
Many bond products, such as high-yield and emerging markets bonds, offer higher returns than the traditional core fixed-income products.
A look at how nearly 3 million new college graduates can adopt good finance habits, from budgeting to managing student loans.
Stock risk has driven many investors to alternative investments, but high costs and disappointing results render alts less than ideal.
Examining how top companies promote and manage innovation, leverage rapid change and use technology to grow exponentially.
Financial advisors stress that now is the time for investors to get serious about year-end financial planning checkup.
The CNBC All-America Economic Survey shows bright spots in the economy, with housing and stocks in the forefront.
Retirees who love beach life and high culture can get both in these five foreign cities.
Don't know much about investing? A target-date fund is easier, but you still need to do some homework.
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?