Technical Analysis Should Be in Your Retirement Toolbox: Apple vs. GE

Technical Analysis Should Be in Your Retirement Toolbox: Apple vs. GE

A growing field of research is showing that technical tools can generate a huge advantage for your portfolio. Here's why keeping it simple could be the best way to chart your way to retirement profits.

Investing for Retirement? Think Income Producing REITs

Investing for Retirement? Think Income Producing REITs

REITs haven't gotten much attention in recent years, as real estate focused stocks have underperformed a roaring broader market. But with low interest rates and rising inflation risks, REITs deserve a second look.

No-Money-Down Mortgages Are Making a Comeback

No-Money-Down Mortgages Are Making a Comeback

As home prices rise, saving up thousands -- or even tens of thousands of dollars -- for a down payment has become an increasing challenge for many buyers. Lenders are responding.

What Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett Can Teach You About Retirement

What Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett Can Teach You About Retirement

Index funds, index funds, index funds says billionaire Warren Buffett. But what else should you buy for retirement?

The Best Tech Stocks to Own for Retirement

The Best Tech Stocks to Own for Retirement

The tech sector has been one of the biggest drivers of broad market gains in the last few years. Here's a look at the best tech names to own for retirement-focused investors.

How to Help the Kids Pay For College While Still Saving for Your Own Retirement

How to Help the Kids Pay For College While Still Saving for Your Own Retirement

Nearly 40% of parents say they've considered borrowing from retirement savings to help pay for college expenses. Here's how to avoid that fate.

Equifax Exec Charged With Insider Trading After Dumping Stock Ahead of Breach

Equifax Exec Charged With Insider Trading After Dumping Stock Ahead of Breach

The SEC brings charges against Jun Ying, who had been in line to become Equifax's next chief information officer.

Don't Be Dumb: Stock Prices Will Probably Be Higher in 10 Years

Don't Be Dumb: Stock Prices Will Probably Be Higher in 10 Years

The bull market celebrated a big birthday this week. But those calling for a market top may want to simmer down just a bit.

Even Your Goldfish Needs an Estate Plan

Even Your Goldfish Needs an Estate Plan

Should family pets be included in a trust or estate plan when their owner passes on? You bet. Here's why.

How Do Negative Interest Rates Work?

How Do Negative Interest Rates Work?

Negative interest rates are enacted during dire economic times and intended to boost spending and lending. Here's what you need to know when rates drop below 0.