10 Happiest States in America
Can money buy happiness? Only up to a point; there are many more factors at play. WalletHub ranked the states on 26 key happiness metrics.
Buoyant Dollar Underlines Resurgence in U.S. Economy
President Obama's handling of the economy may be reviled by his political opponents, but he is receiving support from a surprising quarter: foreign exchange traders.
PIMCO’s Bond ETF Woes Widespread in Industry: Morningstar Expert
Morningstar’s Michael Herbst says other fund families in the fixed-income space are also likely to have same pricing problems as PIMCO’s.
12 Hottest U.S. Cities for Millionaires
Here are the cities with the fastest growing populations of high-net-worth residents. Some of them may surprise you.
Helping Clients Avoid the IRS on Tax-Free Inherited IRA Rollovers
IRS blessed tax-free rollovers for two spouses inheriting IRAs that didn't name them as beneficiaries, but they could have done the same with proper planning.
What You Can and Can’t Do About the Coming Market Crash
Toqueville Asset Management’s Francois Sicart reviews three disaster theories and offers an investment strategy for our times.
Small-Cap Woes: It’s All About Rates (Not the Death Cross)
But does the weakness in small-cap indexes present a short-term trading opportunity?
12 Worst Financial Advisors in America: 2014
Stealing huge sums from clients and bilking military veterans and disaster victims are just some of these advisors' egregious actions.
Top 10 Social Security Myths: Part 1
Don’t let your clients sacrifice their benefits on the altar of misinformation. In part one of a series, we debunk five big Social Security myths.
Hussman: U.S. Now a ‘Ponzi Economy’
Portfolio manager John Hussman warns the U.S. has become a "Ponzi economy," buckling at its productive core even while maintaining a deceptive appearance of prosperity.