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November 16

Measuring the 'Trump rally' against past presidents

Beginning with the first term of the Eisenhower administration, the stock market has welcomed Democrats and Republicans alike with both warmth and cold shoulders.

November 10

Everything you need to know about the Senate GOP tax proposal

Here's how the Senate proposal compares with the House version so far on key areas.

November 9

Bills to bolster accredited investors, alternative investments gain momentum

Bipartisan pitch tries to expand pool of people who qualify, ease regulations.

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November 9

7 surprising ways millennial millionaires invest differently

Gen X and Gen Y millionaires — those roughly between age 25 and 50 — want very different things than boomer millionaires. Here are some of the surprising differences.

November 9

Someone tried to hack my Social Security account

Government website offers tips to protect personal data, but gaps may remain.

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November 2

Top 10 overlooked tax deductions

Here are the top 10 tax deductions taxpayers are overlooking, according to TurboTax.

November 2

The coming financial caregiving crisis

How financial advisers can assist clients in unchartered waters.

November 2

Tax bill has huge changes for firms, individuals

The House legislation includes "no changes" to popular 401(k) retirement plans, but includes a measure to cut the corporate tax rate to 20%.

October 27

Taking the Medi-scare out of retiree health-care costs

Annual open enrollment season offers chance to defang drug expenses.

October 27

Tax plan secrecy evokes frenzy of concern from lobbyists and lawmakers

President Trump has promised the middle class will be the biggest beneficiaries of the tax overhaul plan, to be released Nov. 1.

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October 27

10 funds that doubled in price this year

Here are 10 funds that have turned $100 into $200 or more in 2017

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October 19

Best-performing funds since '87 crash

If you started saving 30 years ago, you got a quick education in the worst Mr. Market can dish out. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged 508 points, or 22.61%, the worst one-day crash in history. Those who weren’t scared out of the stock market have done well: The Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index has gained an average 9.59% since then. But a few funds have done exceptionally well and are being run by the same management team today. Here are the stock funds that have done the best since Wall Street’s darkest day. Source: Morningstar.

October 19

Why are investors still flocking to bonds?

Two hints: They're getting older and still feel the burn from bear-markets past.

October 19

Pre-retirement earnings can limit Social Security survivor benefits

Life insurance can fill the gap when a survivor's earnings jeopardize benefits.

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October 12

10 popular foreign universities for U.S. students

These are among the most popular international schools for American students.

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