What Americans Really Think About Taxes: Pew
One surprising finding: More than a third of taxpayers say they like doing their taxes, according to Pew Research.
Most Americans Dislike IRS: Pew Poll
In a Pew Research poll on eight big federal agencies, the IRS was the only one rated unfavorably by more than half of respondents.
Tavakoli Turns Her Fire From Crony Capitalists to Muslim Fundamentalists
New book by structured finance expert discusses the ‘Unveiled Threat’ of a woman who knows how to follow the money.
Want to Effect Change in Washington? Write Your Congressman
Former Sen. Olympia Snowe presented a practical, and effective, way to fix government dysfunction in Washington. Let your representatives know how you feel.
Syria Strike by U.S. Likely to Push Oil Prices Higher
Disruptions in oil supply network could also affect U.S. inflation. Kerry speech slams Assad regime for chemical attacks; markets respond as military action appears to still be an option.
Caton Financial Is First Public ‘Partner’ on Ron Carson’s CIA Platform
After eight years of trying and four detours, advisor Nancy Caton finds her succession planning solution in Ron Carson’s new platform.
Pershing Expands Offerings From BNY Mellon Parent to Advisors, BDs
Chairman Shea says his expanded responsibilities include “unlocking the value of all of BNY Mellon."
5 Unusual International Investing Tips From Thornburg
Thornburg Investment Management is building a reputation for itself as an international stock picker thanks to its portfolio managers' thoughtful—and unusual—views.
Ex-CIA Official Sees ‘Supersonic Boom’ in Global Growth: RIIA Confab
Ex-intelligence official Herb Meyer predicted a “supersonic boom” in the world economy in coming decades, resulting from heightened consumer demand from a “global middle class” including potentially billions of people recently emerged from poverty.
Ron Carson Launches New Firm to Partner With Advisors, With 3 Big Partners of Its Own
Carson Institutional Advisory has TD Ameritrade, Envestnet, LPL as allies and will provide investment management, marketing and technology services to advisors without upfront charges or long-term commitments.