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Tax-loss harvesting—offsetting capital gains with capital losses—can lower your tax bill and better position your portfolio going forward.
Natural disasters such as hurricanes, floods, wildfires and drought have a major financial impact on the areas in which they occur.
Watch out for these common errors when preparing your tax return.
Here are 10 tricks we sometimes play on ourselves when it comes to money—and how to treat yourself better.
As expected, the FOMC lowered the fed funds rate (and the IOER) by 25 basis points; with a slightly more hawkish tone in the accompanying statement.
The last global economic cycle ended with a housing bust; will the bust in auto sales end this cycle?
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz discusses good debt versus bad debt and some of the common mistakes people make with borrowing.
On this episode of Trading Up-Close, Lee Bohl explains the differences between simple moving average (SMA) and exponential moving average (EMA).
Thinking about using IRA assets to buy a retirement home? Have you also thought about the potential consequences?
New retirement legislation is pending in Washington. Here’s what investors need to know.

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