Five College Savings Plans And Investment Options

Ah, college. If you’re a student, it’s a time of new beginnings and the promise of the future. For whomever’s paying, it’s the reality of a stack of big fat bills. How do you pay…

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Is High Frequency Trading Really Such A Bad Thing?

In the wake of Michael Lewis’s new book on high frequency trading abuses, I’ve been reading the daily headlines shouting for more regulation in the stock market. Everyone seems to have…

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Earnings Season Underway – Unexpected Winners and Losers

Market Digest – Week Ending 4/17 Stocks bounced back in a holiday shortened week, driven by dovish commentary from Fed Chairwoman Yellen, strong retail sales numbers, and a solid start…

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Meet Kyle, Head Of Advisory Services At Personal Capital

Now that we’re all done with taxes (read about the benefits of filing a tax extension if not), we thought it’d be a nice idea to introduce to you some of the people responsible for making…

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Overcoming Gender Irrationality For Better Returns

The S&P 500 returned 8.21% in the 20 years ending in 2012. Naturally, you might expect the average investor’s return to be somewhere in that neighborhood. The reality is that the…

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The Top Retirement States Based On Taxes And Lifestyle

Congrats! Your kids are out of the house, your mortgage is paid off, and you’re ready to call it quits. The only problem is: where should you retire? For those of us who want to retire…

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