12 Ways to Build Authentic Confidence
“Part of women's lack of confidence is genetic, the way our brains are wired,” journalist Katty Kay told us.
Social Security Disability Fund Teeters on Brink of Broke
Social Security's chief actuary warned senators that the disability trust fund needs help "soon" or reserves will run out in 2016.
Obama Threatens to Veto Bonus Depreciation Extension
Bonus depreciation was “never intended to be a permanent corporate giveaway,” the Obama administration said as the House passed a bill to make it permanent.
Wells Fargo Grabs 8 Advisors With $1 Billion in Assets
Meanwhile, RIAs affiliated with Focus Financial and LPL add reps.
Top 20 States for Private Equity Investment
An analysis by a private equity group ranks states by investment value and number of investments.
Going Back to Basics to Rebuild Our Business
A number of factors are putting the future of our business in peril. What are you going to do about it?
The Search for Better 401(k) Advice
The 401(k) system was never really constructed to provide the best retirement savings platform for individuals. But fixing it is a formidable task.
Andy Friedman: Why Tax Reform’s Not Happening Anytime Soon
The Washington Update's Andy Friedman explains the principles and high political hurdles to comprehensive tax reform, last achieved in 1986 under President Reagan.
FPA Steps Up Lobbying Game With First ‘Advocacy Day’
FPA is pushing for a user-fees bill and trying to "establish relationships" with lawmakers.
13 Best & Worst 529 College Savings Plans of 2014: Morningstar
ThinkAdvisor whittled down Morningstar’s look at 84 college investment plans to see which ones do it right — and wrong.