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Do you make the same financial resolutions every year? When it comes to your money, that may be a good thing!
How has a government shutdown affected the stock market? Compared with other events, previous shutdowns haven't led to prolonged downturns.
Understand how to manage an inherited IRA, as well as the rules and options to make the most of your inheritance.
People are hardwired to value earning money more than saving it. In this episode, Mark Riepe and Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz discuss both saving and spending strategies.
The Fed opted to buck a broadening outcry for a pause and raised rates 25 basis points; while offering a slightly more dovish statement and lowered economic projections.
The Federal Reserve just raised interest rates again. How might your investments be affected?
While working past age 70 could mean higher Social Security benefits, it could also mean higher taxes and more.
How to decipher the Fed’s quarterly “dot-plot” chart.
Risks are rising in the corporate fixed income markets, and we suggest a more cautious stance heading into 2019.
Can the U.S. economy make it to next July, when it would become the longest expansion in the post-WWII era? Let’s take a look.

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