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45 min ago | The Motley Fool

Self-Directed IRA: The Key to a Rich Retirement?

Tax-favored retirement accounts are an important part of your retirement savings strategy, and IRAs are the most flexible of the options at your disposal.

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

4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Facts about mutual funds that may surprise you

George Sisti, CFP, is a certified financial planner practitioner and the founder of On Course Financial Planning, a fee-only Registered Investment Advisor firm.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Stony Brook, NY, US Military, US News, US Air Force, Retirement

8 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

The IRA Limits for 2014

IRAs can be more powerful wealth-builders for retirement than 401 s, but they do come with some limits.

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Related Topix: IRA, Personal Finance, Retirement, Tax, Financial Markets, Social Security

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Hispanic Business

Driehaus Mutual Funds Files SEC Form 40-17G, Fidelity Bond [Rule 17G-1

Our editors provided additional information about Form 40-17G: Fidelity bond filed pursuant to Rule 17g-1 of the Investment Company Act of 1940.

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MarketWatch

Don't create a budget - and 12 other financial tips to live by

I'm in a crabby mood. Why not spread the joy around? Welcome to today's deliberately inflammatory column.

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

Daily Herald

Fed officials said job gains may bring faster rate increase

Federal Reserve officials raised the possibility that they might begin removing aggressive stimulus sooner than anticipated, as they neared agreement on an exit strategy, according to minutes of their July meeting.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Wall Street Journal

Bond Sales in Africa Losing Allure

African governments are on pace to issue a record amount of bonds in 2014 for a second consecutive year, jumping at the opportunity to borrow at low interest rates to fund infrastructure and other spending.

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Forbes.com

Three Retirement Options for Small Employers

I write about investment strategies. My philosophy is that it is hard, but not impossible, to beat the market, and that it is easy, and imperative, to save on taxes and money management costs.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Journalism, Small Business, IRA, Financial Services

Seeking Alpha

Correcting A Common Misconception About Alternative Investments

Data from 1997 to June 2014 show the benefit of a 'slow and steady' approach that seeks consistent, less volatile returns.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets, REIT

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Reuters

How to Play it-Dipping into the noisy U.S. housing market

The U.S. housing market roared in July, but investors may want to tiptoe rather than jump into the sector, analysts and fund managers say.

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Related Topix: Home Depot, Retail, Household Products, Housing, Personal Finance

Reuters

Exchange-traded fund accentuates merger arbitrage highs, and lows

For merger arbitrage funds playing this year's hot deal-making market, one exchange-traded fund has pulled ahead - on the upside and the downside.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Personal Finance

Business Journal

Wells Fargo thinks big: Eyes doubling asset-management businesses over decade

San Francisco-based Wells Fargo, led by Chairman and CEO John Stumpf, is eager to double assets under management to $1 trillion over the next decade.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Wells Fargo , Banking, Personal Finance

Seeking Alpha

Alerian MLP Etf Finally Admits Its 8% Expense Ratio

Unfortunately, the SEC has not followed the example of the Surgeon General and does not require such warning labels on ETFs and mutual funds.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Personal Finance, Kinder Morgan

Barron's

India Valuations, Higher Rates Mean Risk, HSBC Says

In an update of Asia equity strategy dated Monday, HSBC's Herald van der Linde , head of equity strategy, Asia Pacific, and fellow strategist Devendra Joshi ask, "Is it time to overweight India?" The answer, they write: "We don't think the time is right yet for us to change our neutral weighting.

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Cincy Jungle

How you can Buy the Bengals - start saving

And let's say it is invested with an average return of 12%, such as growth stock mutual funds, or whatnot.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets, Sports, NFL Football, Cincinnati Bengals

Wall Street Journal

Grand Central: Fed's Exit Strategy Quietly Taking Shape As September Meeting Approaches

HILSENRATH'S TAKE Federal Reserve officials have been making progress on developing a blueprint for the mechanics of future interest rate increases, a project that has occupied much of the agenda of their past three policy meetings.

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MarketWatch

Think cash flow, not portfolio, for retirement

Amit Chopra is a Certified Financial Planner professional who has been working with clients at Gary Goldberg Financial Services since 2006.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Estate Planning

Rediff.com

BEST investment advice from 15 legendary investors

Legendary investors, however, have their own style and timeline. While some prefer to hold investments for indefinite period other would sell at a good profit.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Warren Buffett

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Wall Street and Tech

SEC Reforms: What Floating NAVs Mean for Money Market Funds & Accounting Software

Money market accounts are a $2.6 trillion industry that impacts nearly every investor who parks cash, so a new SEC rule has major ramifications for a large number of investors.

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Dallas Morning News

Like stocks, junk bonds show investor jitters

The stock market isn't the only place that's been signaling jitters among investors.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

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