This is the worlds leading source of financial content on the web, ranging from market news to retirement strategies, investing education to insights from advisors.
Forex Forever!

#1859 Computer-Based Financial Planning: How it Works

Author: Daniel Jackson

Computer-based financial planning is on the rise, but for two very different reasons. The first and most obvious is that many investors are turning to a do-it-yourself approach thanks to lower fees, tax-loss harvesting, portfolio rebalancing, diversification and low net worth requirements. These ... see more

#1851 Knowing When It's Time to Switch to a Robo-Advisor

Author: Jacob Jackson

I recently had a conversation with my mother about her firing her financial advisor and switching to a robo-advisor. For many years, she's enjoyed a friendly relationship with her advisor. She gets baseball tickets, theater seats, and an elegant holiday party every year. Mom has access to ... see more

#1850 Liftoff: Is This New Robo-Advisor Right for You?

Author: Daniel Davis

Liftoff is the latest entrant in the robo-advisor area. It is the baby of Barry Ritholtz and Josh Brown, partners at Ritholtz Wealth Management. The two highly-regarded wealth managers wanted to give lower-net-worth clients an opportunity to benefit from their financial advisory expertise at an a... see more

#1849 6 Robo-Advisors with Rock Bottom Minimums

Author: Michael Taylor

Robo-advisors, the online financial advisory services powered by algorithms instead of humans, come in a variety of formats. There are those targeted towards the wealthy, with high minimum investment amounts of $50,000 to $100,000. But for the rest of us, there are many robo- or technology... see more

#1848 6 Reasons To Get Your MBA Abroad

Author: Ethan Taylor

A growing number of U.S. students are heading abroad for their MBA studies – and with good reason. America may be home to some of the world's most prestigious business schools, but there are many advantages to undertaking an overseas MBA program instead of one in your own backyard. In fact, a n... see more

#1846 Top Retirement Community Developers

Author: Michael Jackson

In recent years, the popularity of active adult living communities has grown. Many builders have begun specifically developing communities restricted to those of retirement age who are still seeking to be active. Each of the top retirement community developers has a unique strategy and style for ... see more

#1843 Millennials Guide: Buying Your First House

Author: Daniel Jackson

Whether you call yourself a Millennial, a Gen Y'er or prefer to avoid generational labels altogether, one thing is certain: If you fall into the 18-to-34 age range, you'll probably be buying a home at some point in the not-so-distant future.Faced with sky-high unemployment, plummeting inco... see more

#1841 6 Roads to a Personal Loan with Bad Credit

Author: Daniel Harris

Some loans are targeted toward specific things: a car or a house. And some can be used just for about anything. That's where personal loans come in. You can get a personal loan from any number of s with terms and interest rates that vary wildly. But what if your credit isn't stellar? What if some... see more

#1838 Finding the Right Home-Equity Lender

Author: Andrew Taylor

If you need to raise money – and you have significant equity in your home – a home-equity loan or home equity line of credit (HELOC) may be the most cost-effective way to acquire it. Since it's a secured loan, you are likely to get the most favorable interest rate that your credit score allow... see more

#1828 Top 10 Money Mistakes New Parents Make

Author: Matthew Harris

Having a child is an exciting and exhausting experience. The feeling of holding your newborn in your arms cannot be described in words. Along with this exhilarating feeling, though, comes sleep deprivation, hectic schedules and the determination to provide nothing but the best for your precious l... see more

Our authors: