Senate Passes Tax Extenders Bill
Tax extender package applies only to 2014 and will last two more weeks.
Vanguard’s Robo-Offering: Good for Advice, Bad for Advisors
Expert Michael Kitces weighs in on the pros and cons of the industry giant's latest plans.
Sen. Hatch’s 2015 Priority: Torpedo DOL Fiduciary Efforts
Sen. Orrin Hatch, who will take over as Finance Committee chairman, says he will reintroduce his SAFE Act, which halts DOL’s fiduciary overhaul.
Is the Art Bubble About to Pop?
Experts explain what factors usually lead to a crash in fine art prices.
529 College Savings Plan Assets Grew 21% in 2013
Report finds new options give financial advisors opportunity to add value; ETFs lag in 529 plans while use of 'exotic' asset classes increases.
Coburn Calls for ‘Fairer, Flatter’ Tax Code
Best solution would be to throw it out and start again, but in the meantime, he calls for end to preferences on municipal bonds, carried interest, cash-value life insurance and credit unions.
How Advisors Can Be the Next Disruptors
Financial advisors needn’t fear the ravages of disruptive technology, Jud Bergman, Spenser Segal and Eric Poirier say.
10 Big Economic Predictions for 2015: BofA Merrill Lynch
BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research released its annual year-ahead outlook, seeing strong fundamentals and robust growth in the U.S.
15 Biggest Donations of 2014
To date, these are the donors who have given $100 million or more to favored causes, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
7 Facts About After-Tax IRA Rollovers
IRA expert Ed Slott cites seven important takeaways from the new IRA guidance on after-tax rollovers.