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3 hrs ago | USA Today

Retirees and 401(k)s: Big money, big decisions

It's a huge amount of money, and and the consequences of doing the wrong thing can be life-changing.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, IRA

7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

The Demise Of Active Management Is Greatly Exaggerated

The media has been bombarding investors with articles explaining how indexes like the S&P 500 have outperformed the majority of active mutual fund managers.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Warren Buffett, Personal Finance, Retirement

12 hrs ago | MSN Money

Does anyone care?

The Standard & Poor's 500 Index has traded above 2,000 for the first time ever. Where's the hoopla? It's a far cry from the late 1990s when the Dow Jones Industrial Average 's crossing of 10,000 was heralded as the apotheosis of a new stakeholder economy in which every citizen was set to get rich on dot-com stocks.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

BlackRock(R) Announces Final August Cash Distributions for the iShares(R) Premium Money Market ETF

BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited, an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of BlackRock, Inc. , today announced the final August 2014 cash distributions for the iShares Premium Money Market ETF.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, BlackRock, Investment Services, Personal Finance

20 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Changing Jobs? What To Do With An Old 401

I write about financial advisors. It's my core belief - and also that of the website where I am editor-in-chief, AdviceIQ.com - that everyone needs a good advisor.

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Related Topix: Retirement, IRA, Financial Markets

Yesterday | Express India

Mutual Funds rope in KPMG to comply with new US tax law

Indian mutual funds have roped in global consultant KPMG to help them prepare for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act , a new law enacted by the US to help combat tax evasion by Americans through overseas entities including in India.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

Prime Time: 3 tips to avoid outliving your retirement fund

As people get closer to the age when they hope to retire, traditional wisdom calls for moving into more conservative - safer - investments, such as Treasury bonds and many fixed-income mutual funds.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Social Security, Pension

Mon Aug 25, 2014

US News & World Report

5 Investing Myths May Stop You From Retiring On Time

Investors are battered daily with an avalanche of financial information. Much of it is wrong.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Silicon Alley Insider

Troubling Survey Shows Baby Boomers Don't Have Enough Savings To Retire

An elderly couple sit on a bench as they look at a parasailor during a sunny summer day in Nice, southeastern France, A recent study by Natixis Global Asset Management shows that, even with the assistance of a financial advisor and access to a 401K, many workers will not meet their retirement saving goals.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Personal Finance, Retirement, 401K, Housing, Financial Markets

International Business Times

Survey Says Many Investors Unaware of True State of Stock Market

The bases of that conclusion were the responses of American investors who had at least $10,000 in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, or retirement accounts.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets, Cell Phones, Electronics, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services

MyBankTracker

The 7 Best Ways to Invest $5,000 of Your Savings

You've listened to all the financial advice about creating an emergency fund that covers six months of expenses, the importance of getting out of debt, and building up some savings.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets, Wedding, IRA, Retirement

Fox News

Tips for Parents Saving for their Children's College

I have a 5-year-old daughter, and I want to start a 529 for her. However, I'm concerned that the government might seize the 529 assets in order to pay off debt and give people treasury bonds instead.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Retirement, Home, Mortgage, Business News

Seeking Alpha

Mutual Funds? They're So '90s; Let Us Sell You An ETF Instead

You should still have most of that capital. Too bad it didn't grow the way you thought it would.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Bangkok Post

Asean free fund flow begins

Investors in Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia can now buy and sell mutual funds issued in any of the three countries.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Seeking Alpha

Best And Worst ETFs, Mutual Funds And Key Holdings: Consumer Discretionary Sector

The Consumer Discretionary sector ranks fourth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance

Iol.co.za

S&P 500 index hits 2,000 milestone

The US S&P 500 stock index broke through the landmark 2,000 level on Monday, marking a six-year rally which has benefited many Americans from Wall Street to Main Street.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage

RTE.ie

Us S&P 500 stock index hits 2,000 milestone

The US S&P 500 stock index broke through the landmark 2,000 level today, marking a six year rally which has benefited many Americans from Wall Street to Main Street.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage

KMIZ

S&P 500 tops 2,000 for first time ever

So much for the stock market rally coming to a screeching halt. The S&P 500 surpassed the 2,000 level for the first time ever on Monday morning.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Retirement

The Business Journal

Business Journal wealth managers survey 2014

For the third year, North Bay Business Journal surveyed wealth management advisers across the North Bay on three questions related to the investment climate today and long-term.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Deseret News

The faith-based investor: How making financial decisions based on your religious beliefs can pay off

When the Rev. Phil Blackburn and his wife, Tasha, stabilized their finances and started saving, they began looking into mutual funds.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, University of Dayton

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