Schwab Center Opens at Texas Tech
Provides planning and portfolio management software to students and community
My Poor Rich Uncle: College Loan Company Bankrupt
The private loan company files Chapter 7
College Savings Watch: Stimulus Bill Permits Use of 529 Funds for Computers
Expands permitted use of college savings vehicle for student computer purchase
High-Yield Municipal Bond Investing Comes to ETFs
Van Eck adds a high-yield muni to its ETF offerings
Financial Frontier Awards Call for Papers
The Financial Planning Association (FPA) and Janus announced that the 2009 deadline for entries for the Financial Frontiers Awards is March 3, 2009.
Retirement News & Products
Recent research by the Investment Company Institute (ICI) found that despite a 40% drop in the U.S. stock markets last year, the vast majority of...
Losing May Mean a Move to Cash
"The current financial crisis has had a dramatic impact on America's millionaires, reducing their net worth substantially and threatening their ability to maintain both lifestyles...
Who's Investing Where?
"Nearly half of U.S. households own equities or bonds, a significant increase during the last two decades, however, ownership of these investment assets has declined...
B/D Briefs News & Products
Making a final determination on a long anticipated decision on whether equity indexed annuities (EIAs) are insurance products or securities, the SEC voted December 17...
It's no news that advisors are overwhelmed, considering the behavior of the markets and the state of the economy. However, the recent spike in advisors...