Demagogues and the Election
What is a demagogue and why should you care? One advisor's look at how things are likely to change after the election.
3 Reasons Obama Will Capture Independents’ Vote: Andy Friedman
Andy Friedman of the Washington Update says in his commentary that independent voters will likely tilt the election to Obama, and that the election won't immediately resolve the uncertainty surrounding the fiscal cliff.
Obama vs. Romney: Top 7 Places Where Campaign Cash Comes From
Which sectors give the most cash to which candidates? Some of the amounts are surprising.
Taking Sides: Will Wall Street’s Generosity to GOP Continue?
In the 2008 presidential race, Barack Obama had a substantial edge over John McCain in raising money from Wall Street. That advantage has not only evaporated for the president in the current race, but has reversed dramatically.
On Romney’s 2011 Return, HNW Tax Preparer Says, ‘I’ve Never Prepared One This Complicated’
One thing that was clear from the 379-page return was the benefit the Romneys have reaped from lower rates on long-term capital gains.
Ex-Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty Named CEO of Financial Services Roundtable
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota was named president and CEO of The Financial Services Roundtable, replacing longtime CEO Steve Barlett, who is retiring.
What Are the Odds? 6 Election Scenarios Affecting a ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal
In a weekly commentary, Jeff Kleintop, chief market strategist for LPL Financial, cobbled together an insightful selection of the odds of a “fiscal cliff” deal based on which party wins what after the election.
Obama vs. Romney: 6 Key Differences on Taxes, Regulation
The two candidates offer voters starkly different ideas on how to reform the tax and financial systems.
How to Create Your Election Portfolio
It won’t be long before the presidential election is upon us. Will your portfolio be ready? Analysts from Russell, OppenheimerFunds and more say how to reposition portfolios before Nov. 6.
7 U.S. Presidents Who Flopped Financially
Becoming president doesn’t mean you’re as successful with your money as with your career. AdvisorOne spotlights seven who flopped financially.