Granny and Clyde: When Seniors Scam Seniors

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Granny and Clyde: When Seniors Scam Seniors

As people age, they become more prone to being taken advantage of by older financial advisors.

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Inching Your Way Toward Wealth with Your Phone

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Inching Your Way Toward Wealth with Your Phone

Inertia? Impulsivity? New smartphone apps can turn such vices into virtues.

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The Hidden Fees Inside Managed-Futures Funds

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured, Radio & Podcasts | Comments Off on The Hidden Fees Inside Managed-Futures Funds

High expenses can turn potentially attractive returns into chump change.

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Winning the Home Run Hitter’s Game

Posted by on Jan 29, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Winning the Home Run Hitter’s Game

Ralph Wanger of the Acorn Fund on what matters in investing.

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Dow 20000: Don’t Be Euphoric. Be Very Cautious

Posted by on Jan 28, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured, Radio & Podcasts | Comments Off on Dow 20000: Don’t Be Euphoric. Be Very Cautious

History suggests you have to wait a long time for the risks of owning stocks to pay off.

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Don’t Let Other Investors Make Up Your Mind

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured, Radio & Podcasts | Comments Off on Don’t Let Other Investors Make Up Your Mind

How sure other people seem can influence your decisions even more than your own experience does.

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Performance Peek-a-Boo

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Performance Peek-a-Boo

Which came first, the fund or its performance?

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Should You Put Bitcoin in Your IRA?

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Should You Put Bitcoin in Your IRA?

The possible rewards — and certain risks — of funding your retirement with Bitcoin.

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SEC Blesses Negotiable Mutual-Fund Fees

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on SEC Blesses Negotiable Mutual-Fund Fees

Brokers will soon be able to set fees without fund companies telling them what to do.

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A Fee Structure for Fund Managers Who Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is

Posted by on Jan 14, 2017 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on A Fee Structure for Fund Managers Who Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is

Managers who charge ‘fulcrum fees’ can do well when their clients do and do poorly when they don’t.

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