For many investors, an important part of their overall investment portfolio is exposure to the U.S. equity market. Is this best accomplished by using a total stock market index fund or by buying a combination of several different index funds?
Consumer groups and American Council of Life Insurers square off over how stringent the investment advice standard should be
Should today’s 70-year-old American be considered “old?” How do you define that term these days?
A cancer diagnosis can affect estate and financial planning
A manifesto against America’s ‘happiness’ and ‘resume’ cultures
Happiness has traditionally been considered an elusive and evanescent thing. To some, even trying to achieve it is an exercise in futility
As economic opportunity has become more concentrated in urban areas in the U S , rural communities have fallen behind.
With so many Americans lagging behind on retirement savings, it’s high time workers had a blueprint for retirement that, if followed, will lead to a golden time in one’s golden years.
In investing, cash is generally viewed as something best avoided or minimized…
Combine the tax advantages of an IRA with the flexibility and control of a Trust.