What Should You Do with Your Employee Stock?

Whether it's stock options, restricted stock units, an employee stock purchase plan, or some other form of equity compensation, many companies offer this vital benefit to employees. But once you have it, what should you do with it?

Common Trading Mistakes to Avoid

Is something getting in the way of your trading? It might be your own tendencies. We discuss 5 common trading blunders to avoid.

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Planning for College Costs

These planning mistakes could potentially cost you thousands in lost student aid and raise your out-of-pocket expenses.

Love and Money: Navigating Your Finances Together

From budgeting basics to big financial decisions, managing your money as a couple can be a challenge. Explore ideas to help transform money talks into opportunities for growth.

Broker-Dealers vs. Investment Advisors

Broker-dealers and advisors are both obliged to work in your best interest but in different ways. Learn the regulatory differences between the two as well as several key terms.

Portfolio Margin vs. Regulation T Margin

Portfolio margin offers qualified individuals access to risk-based margin. Here's the difference between portfolio margin and Regulation T margin.

(Bonus) Do Super Bowl Wins Diminish in Value?

In this short bonus episode from Financial Decoder, host Mark Riepe connects the Super Bowl LVIII matchup to the concept of economic utility.

Should You Buy a Home? 5 Things to Do First

Think you're ready to buy your first home? Do these five things before stepping into that first open house.

Why Overconcentration is Risky—and How to Avoid It

Overconcentration in a single stock—even your company's stock—is risky. Learn about overconcentration, how to avoid it, and what to consider before selling stock.

Do You Need a Family Office?

A family office can shoulder many of the complexities, both financial and non-financial, that ultra-high-net-worth families deal with every day. Is it right for you?