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Almost everyone wants high returns from their portfolio, but how do you know if you are using the right benchmarks to measure those returns?
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Actual third-quarter earnings may be less important than what business leaders say about their expectations.
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Why investors shouldn’t expect to know election outcomes on November 3.
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Think you don't need a financial plan? Here are 7 important questions a financial plan can answer that may change your mind.
If you’re deciding between taking the standard deduction or itemizing, learn three tax-smart ways to get a tax deduction for your charitable giving.
Find out how tax rates and brackets influence what you pay in income tax, how the 2018 changes to the tax law impacted rates and brackets, and what the new bracket ranges are for 2020.
2018 tax reform meant big changes to itemized deductions. Learn about some of the biggest changes and how they may impact your tax return.
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You may be eligible to collect Social Security as early as 62, but waiting until age 70 yields greater benefits for most people. Here’s how to decide.
There is no question that there is a greater need for charitable giving right now, but are there also advantages for donors and charities?
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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.
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