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Investors often focus on the “good/bad” level of economic indicators, without regard to the stock market’s keen ability to sniff out “better/worse” inflection points.
Understand how to manage an inherited IRA, as well as the rules and options to make the most of your inheritance.
Key changes in the U.S. tax code overhaul.

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The Secured Overnight Financing Rate, or SOFR, has gained traction as a replacement for LIBOR, which is set to phase out by 2021. Here’s how the switch could affect your bond holdings.
The new tax law may lead to fewer people taking the charitable donations deduction.
Technically, you can use a single 529 account for multiple children. But there are lots of reasons not to.
Recent market volatility has made some investors wonder if the economic cycle is ending and stocks are at the start of a prolonged decline. One indicator we are watching for signs of the potential for a recession and a deeper and prolonged decline in stocks is the gap between the unemployment rate and the inflation rate. This indicator suggests that the risks are rising.
Choiceology returns with a new season and a new host—Katy Milkman. Subscribe for free today to get the first episode of season 2 when it launches October 29.
Are you one of the few and fortunate Americans prepared for retirement? Now's the time to find out—and take action.

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