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15 Steps Entrepreneurs Need To Take To Start 2019 Off On The Right Financial Foot

The holidays are fast becoming a distant memory — short, glorious and now gone. In the post-holiday glow, small business owners need to remember to keep their strategies aligned as the new year gets underway. After all, it’s said that you should start as you mean to go on.

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Simple Strategies To Help Anyone Improve Their Financial Literacy

No one wants to feel like they’re scrambling for money every month, especially if they’re already working full-time and struggling to maintain a healthy work-life balance. However, that seems to be a common occurrence in today’s world of high spending and even higher debt.

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Thinking About A Personal Loan For Your Business? 12 Important Questions To Ask Yourself First

You have a great business idea, a detailed business plan and the guts to take the leap — but where are you going to get the money to make it happen?

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The Best Intentions: How Leading Financial Advisors Build Trust With Their Clients

Financial advisors are hired to help their clients make sound investment decisions. However, not everything is as simple and honest as it may appear (or the client wishes it was). Earlier this year, a federal appeals court struck down an Obama-era rule that requires account managers to put clients’ interests ahead of their own, according to a Bloomberg article.

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Wall Street Managers have cost Americans more than $600 Billion over the Past Decade

Over the last decade, fund managers who oversee the pensions of the nation’s teachers, firefighters, police and other government workers have doubled down on an investment strategy that has cost U.S. taxpayers at least $600 billion, possibly more than $1 trillion, investment data and calculations by Yahoo Finance found.

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Financial Tips 2018: How to get ahead on taxes, savings and insurance

It’s 2018 and now’s the time to get your finances in order. To help you and your family make all the right money moves next year, here’s a financial game plan that could help you grow your 401(k), avoid financial ruin and adjust to the new tax rules signed into law by President Trump.

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3 Key Financial Events to Watch In 2017

Published By Brett Carson Last year saw financial markets alternating between an uneasy calm and turbulence, with 2017 expecting much of the same. Developed markets are facing a paradigm shift as the U.K. initiates its exit from the European Union and the United States’ transition to the Trump administration brings political and policy risks to the fore.

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Is Your Financial Advisor a Fiduciary?

Published By Brett Carson Financial advisors will have a new regulation to deal with starting April 10: It’s called the fiduciary rule, and it’s the biggest legal change governing the financial advice industry in years.

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3 Reasons Why Robo-Advisors May Not Be for You

While robo-advisors may be a fit for certain investors, they’re not for everyone. Technology has disrupted many industries – newspapers, online travel, movie rentals, taxis and more. Now it is aiming to dramatically change the financial services industry through the emerging use of robo-advisors.

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5 Factors to Consider Before Investing in an ETF

There are now over 1,600 exchange-traded products available to investors, and total assets are quickly approaching $2 trillion. Traditionally, the primary way an investor could get access to a diversified portfolio of stocks was through a mutual fund. But today, many of these investment products mirror the overall market, providing very little differentiation.

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