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December 8

Getting bitcoin exposure without its baggage

Thomas Lee, research head for Fundstrat Global Advisors, suggests owning these stand-in assets.

December 7

Older boomers embrace retirement, study finds

Sixty percent of retired boomers said life is better than they had expected.


December 7

10 best states to live in, if you're rich

Top states in which to live if you are wealthy.

December 7

As cash flows to companies after tax reform, here's how to invest

Take advantage of a likely pickup in mergers and acquisitions through financial services funds and bank stocks.

December 1

Senate tax bill is a hike on retail investors

The FIFO mandate favors investment companies, not real people, and should be removed.

December 1

Senate tax bill has something for every Republican to hate

Tax hike provisions and survival of the estate tax are big sources of ire.

December 1

Last chance for retirees to save on drug costs

Medicare Part D open enrollment ends Dec. 7.

November 30

Bitcoin price breaks $10,000. Here's what history tells us comes next.

Loosely defined, a bubble is a rapid increase in an asset price that's not substantiated by its fundamentals.

November 22

Mom-and-pop shops are threatening the mall this holiday season

Spending growth at mom-and-pop businesses has outpaced that of the big chains in the past two years.


November 21

Year's best performing alternative funds

Alternative funds soared in popularity in 2015 and 2016. Here's how they have done this year.

November 21

Medicare premiums and Social Security COLAs: Here's why retirees will pay up in 2018

Blame higher Medicare costs on a provision designed to protect Social Security benefits.

November 21

Investors' bitcoin questions rise along with asset's value

5 advisers offer suggestions on the latest soaring asset to confound investors.

November 16

Boost retirement income with home equity

Including a reverse mortgage can update the 4% withdrawal rule strategy.

November 16

Betterment launches 'free' charitable-giving platform

Robo-software provider lets investors donate directly from their accounts, and will not charge charities with less than $1 million on the platform.

November 16

U.S. economic expectations hit 3-month high

Consumer Comfort Index showed 35% of respondents saying that the economy is improving, while just 27% say it's deteriorating.

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