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Interest rates are unlikely to rise this year, the Treasury is offering long (and maybe even ultra-long) bonds, investors searching for yield are taking on more risk, and there are fears that battling the coronavirus may cause China to slow its bond purchases. So what are the expectations for bond markets in 2020?
The impact of the coronavirus is spreading; both geographically and economically. Central banks will likely step in; but supply shocks are difficult to combat.
Why holding onto equities during retirement might make sense.
If you set New Year’s resolutions, have you fallen off track? Were you too overwhelmed to set resolutions? In either case, we have some helpful strategies to reboot your New Year’s resolutions or get started on some new goals.
Funding a grandchild's education can be complicated business. Be sure to consider all of your choices before making a decision.
Even if you don't have earned income, there are both tax-deferred and taxable ways to save for your future.
Learn how year-round tax planning could benefit your overall financial plan.
Dire predictions may have driven commodity prices to over-react to the downside; and now they may be poised to partially rebound.
There are generous exclusions for capital gains on the sale of a home—but timing is crucial.
Stocks, bonds, commodities and other asset classes each play a unique role in your portfolio.

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