Bernanke: Low Rates Are the Long-Term Trend
The Fed has not distorted markets or kept them artificially low, the former Fed chairman writes in his new blog for the Brookings Institution.
Volatility Doesn’t Mean Markets Won’t Move Higher
Big market moves can make investors nervous. But should they? Consultant Alexei Bayer and ThinkAdvisor's Gil Weinreich discuss.
6 Predictions for Markets, Industry in 2015: CFA Institute
Late last year, the CFA Institute surveyed members about what 2015 held for markets and the industry. Here's how their predictions are playing out.
Public’s Feeling on Taxes Has Distinct Divide: Pew Survey
More than 60% of the American public believes some corporations and wealthy American’s aren’t paying enough in taxes.
Scary Retirement Study: Health Care Will Eat Up Social Security Benefits
HealthView’s annual report says couples who are 55 will need to start stashing $1,200 a month just for health care.
How Tax-Savvy Advisors Can Tackle Obamacare Taxes
Chad Smith of HD Vest discusses ways to help clients with the Medicare surtax in the Affordable Care Act.
Surprise Findings on Gender, Religion in Philanthropy
Women Give 2014 study finds greater generosity among non-religiously affiliated younger women.
United Capital’s Duran: Wealth Management Is Dead. Long Live Life Management!
Wall Street is out of step with the public in promising to make people rich—when their real goal is to have rich lives.
Tax-Deferred Retirement Saving, Without a 401(k)
The single most powerful feature of an annuity is not guaranteed income, says Mitch Caplan, CEO of Jefferson National.
Tax Advice From David Foster Wallace
Don’t think of tax preparers as bland pencil pushers, the late novelist argued, writing that they’re “cowboys of information.”