Tax Reform Winners and Losers: Andy Friedman
As it stands now, the House has passed its version of the tax reform bill, with a Senate vote expected the week of Nov. 28.
CFPB Fines Citibank for Misleading Student-Loan Practices
The bureau ordered Citibank to end its illegal practices and pay $6.5 million in redress and fines.
10 Most Tax-Friendly States for Retirees: 2017
You can’t always judge a retirement place by its weather, although low taxes in some northern states may warm a retiree’s heart.
13 Best & Worst Broker-Dealers: Q3 Earnings, 2017
Most, but not all, large financial firms with broker-dealer operations reported positive results for the quarter.
Yellen Says She’ll Leave Fed Once Powell Sworn in as Chair
Yellen, 71, has served one term as leader of the central bank; move resolves question about whether she’d stay as governor.
12 Best Small Cities for Successful Aging: 2017
Milken ranked 381 metropolitan areas for elderly adults using metrics not for a relaxing retirement but for an active one.
How the House and Senate Tax Bills Would Raise College Costs
The House bill contains many more provisions than the Senate bill that would affect students, their families and colleges.
Creating a Special Needs Plan for Social Security, ABLE Accounts
Recent data shows one in five individuals will face the need for special needs financial planning, but it’s often overlooked by advisors.
Senate Tax Cut Bill No Longer Taxes 401(k) Catch-Up Contributions
The bill, being marked up in the Senate Finance Committee, also reinstates nonqualified deferred comp plans.
New York Fed Sees a Healthy Fear in the Volatility Curve
Fed researchers say the market is “pricing in implied volatility of around 19% in one or two years’ time."