Financial Advisor Forum

Week Ahead: Fed's July Meeting Overshadows Another Busy Earnings Week

By Keris Alison Lahiff | 07/24/16 - 9:45 AM EDT
The Federal Reserve will steal focus from another onslaught of earnings in the coming week as investors remain wary over the central bank's rate-hike timetable.

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Employment Is Down: Can the Fed Do Anything?
By Eric Reed | 06/12/16 - 1:00 PM EDT
In the wake of May's lousy job numbers, is there anything that the Federal Reserve can do to help?
How Does the Fed Combat Unemployment?
With all eyes on the Federal Reserve after May's jobs report, it's worth asking, 'How exactly does it do its job?'
Your Financial Adviser Is Ignoring This Huge Part of Retirement Planning
Financial advisers are too focused on money when it comes to retirement planning, according to one expert.
2016 Stocks Picks From Sass Funds Manager -- Time Warner, Casino REIT, More
Ari Sass of M.D. Sass Funds offers 2016 stock picks, including Time Warner and a casino REIT, Gaming & Leisure Properties.
Main Street Favoring Retailers Over Financial Stocks, Says TD Ameritrade Executive
Investors reacted to increased volatility in November by buying consumer stocks like Amazon.

Wealth Management

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Is High Fat the New Healthy Diet?
By Robert McGarvey | 07/23/16 - 2:00 PM EDT
40% of your diet should be fat -- but only the right fats, such as fish and olive oil.
The Rush to Snare an EU Passport in the Season of Divisive Politics
Here's how to get EU citizenship through Ireland, Poland, and Italy.
Need a Social Security Do-Over? There Is a Way
You can withdraw an application for Social Security benefits if you act quickly and pay back all benefits received. In retirement, mulligans don't exist on the gold course alone.
Do Americans View Robo-Advisors as a Key Path to Retirement?
A new study shows U.S. retirement savers are increasingly optimistic about retirement – but are robo-advisors a big reason why?
Retirement Study Shows Parents, Adult Kids Not Talking
When it comes to the topic of retirement, aging parents and their adult children too often have a failure to communicate.