Financial Advisers

10 Things You'll Spend More on in Retirement
retirement

10 Things You'll Spend More on in Retirement

From reading materials to debt, the demands on your savings during your golden years might surprise you.
September 16, 2020
Take Charge of Your Portfolios, Ladies
Coronavirus and Your Money

Take Charge of Your Portfolios, Ladies

When it comes to investing, too many women learn the hard way that disengaging is a mistake.
September 14, 2020
How to Find a Financial Planner You Trust
investing

How to Find a Financial Planner You Trust

Use our road map to find an adviser who will truly look out for your best interests.
June 5, 2020
Which Robo Adviser Is Right for You?
investing

Which Robo Adviser Is Right for You?

We sift through the pros and cons of the growing number of low-cost digital advisers.
January 28, 2020
14 Robo Advisers: Which Is the Best for You?
investing

14 Robo Advisers: Which Is the Best for You?

Robo advice is ready when and where you want it.
January 28, 2020

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Fight to Protect Investors, Retirement Savers Ongoing
retirement

Fight to Protect Investors, Retirement Savers Ongoing

Regulators mull more rules for brokers, financial advisers to safeguard your nest egg.
April 29, 2019
Find a Financial Planner Who’s a Cool Cucumber
investing

Find a Financial Planner Who’s a Cool Cucumber

Don’t panic, and look for an adviser who will look out for your best interests.
January 31, 2019
Bank of America Investing Chief: Focus on High-Quality Stocks
investing

Bank of America Investing Chief: Focus on High-Quality Stocks

This market analyst sees the bull market becoming a buffalo market: "Heavy, rather hairy, and unattractive at times."
March 5, 2018
Review Your Portfolio in 3 Easy Steps
investing

Review Your Portfolio in 3 Easy Steps

The New Year is the perfect time to make sure your investments are on the right track.
December 6, 2017
Robo Advisers Get the Human Touch
investing

Robo Advisers Get the Human Touch

More automated advisory services are giving clients the chance to consult with financial planners and investment counselors.
August 1, 2017
Best of the Online Brokers, 2016
investing

Best of the Online Brokers, 2016

Fidelity edges out Merrill Edge and Schwab for first place in our rankings of top discount brokerages.
May 15, 2017
Why the Fiduciary Rule for Retirement Savers Is Here to Stay
retirement

Why the Fiduciary Rule for Retirement Savers Is Here to Stay

No matter what Trump does, big financial firms have already made the transition.
March 22, 2017
How to Pick a Financial Planner
credit & debt

How to Pick a Financial Planner

Candidates aren't hard to come by. Here's how to find the right one for you.
December 19, 2016
Forget the Fiduciary Rule
investing

Forget the Fiduciary Rule

But there still will be ways investors can require their advisers to put their interests first.
November 18, 2016
7 Best Online Brokers for Investors
online brokers

7 Best Online Brokers for Investors

Investors can pocket a few hundred bucks just by opening an account with an online broker these days.
October 6, 2016
5 Steps to Establishing Your Financial Plan With an Adviser
investing

5 Steps to Establishing Your Financial Plan With an Adviser

Be sure to ask about fees, get a signed copy of a fiduciary oath and communicate your personal goals.
August 22, 2016
How to Find the Right Financial Adviser for You and Your Money
investing

How to Find the Right Financial Adviser for You and Your Money

Financial advisers come in a confusing array of professional designations, with different fee structures and areas of expertise.
June 28, 2016
Your Rights and Protections When Working With a Financial Adviser
investing

Your Rights and Protections When Working With a Financial Adviser

You can file complaints against financial advisers with government agencies or industry watchdogs.
June 22, 2016
How to Pick a Financial Adviser
investing

How to Pick a Financial Adviser

We tell you all you need to know to find the perfect match.
June 21, 2016
What the Government's New Financial-Adviser Rule Means to You
investing

What the Government's New Financial-Adviser Rule Means to You

The Department of Labor aims to keep bad investments out of your retirement accounts.
April 7, 2016
3 Reasons You Might Get Audited by the IRS
taxes

3 Reasons You Might Get Audited by the IRS

Odds of a tax audit are actually quite low, but some things can raise them.
December 15, 2015
5 Reasons Financial Planners Should Lead With Philanthropy
spending

5 Reasons Financial Planners Should Lead With Philanthropy

Advisers can help clients both feel good and be more successful—a powerful combination.
November 10, 2015
Trouble for Pimco Total Return Active ETF?
investing

Trouble for Pimco Total Return Active ETF?

A federal inquiry about pricing strategies is the latest bad news at the bond giant.
October 5, 2015
BlackRock Investment Strategist: Modest Gains, More Volatility for Stocks
investing

BlackRock Investment Strategist: Modest Gains, More Volatility for Stocks

Look for opportunities overseas, as well as in U.S.-based "old tech" and energy companies.
May 15, 2015
3 Smart Ways to Protect Your Stock-Market Gains
investing

3 Smart Ways to Protect Your Stock-Market Gains

Worried about a correction—or worse? Following these strategies will let you sleep better.
May 5, 2015