Franklin Templeton to Launch 16 Passive ETFs
With fees of 9 to 19 basis points, the fund firm joins the low-priced ETF space with country-specific and regional products.
How Advisors Really Use Morningstar Fund Ratings
A recent Wall Street Journal investigation found the ratings have a limited value, but most advisors already knew that.
Dividend Stocks Can Be Compelling Internationally, Too
Is there upside in global equities, given frothy valuations and an almost unheard-of bull market?
Retirement Saving Checklist: 15 Things to Know That Can Lead to Success
Using this checklist, clients can be better prepared for retirement by assessing their behavior and actions around retirement saving.
Morningstar’s Good and Bad 529 Savings Plans in 2017
Morningstar has upgraded ratings for six 529 college savings plans and downgraded ratings for three.
10 Things About RMDs You Need to Know
Retirees who misunderstand RMDs could be in for some pretty unpleasant — and expensive — surprises.
10 Least Tax-Friendly States in US: 2017
Since each state has its own rules on what gets taxed, at which rate and when, there's a lot of variation across the country.
After Advisor Outcry, TD Ameritrade Delays New Fees on Popular ETFs
TDAI president Tom Nally tells ThinkAdvisor that the original timeframe for the transition period was a “miss on our part.”
Nearly 1 in 5 Pension Plans Are Overfunded
Rising variable rate premiums powerfully influence plan sponsors and their strategies, NEPC reports.
10 Surprisingly Great Places to Retire in the US
Here are 10 cities ranked by U.S. News & World Report, some of which have likely never made such a list before.