Retirement

Like turtles, investors move slowly when deciding whether to take action against financial advisers they know and trust– even when the losses are devastating.Getty It’s often said we’re a nation of whiney consumers and that unlucky investors are all-too-quick to file lawsuits. However, in my professional experience the opposite is true when it comes to
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Build a risk management plan, including an emergency fund. Getty This is the first of a two-part series. When you’re looking into getting a loan, you’ll see options for homes, cars, businesses, and even vacations. What you won’t see is a loan for retirement. Retirement is the one expense in the world you cannot borrow for,
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Photographer: Anthony Kwan/Bloomberg© 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP Apple made a big strategic mistake in China recently.  It assumed that its iPhone is so popular among Chinese consumers that they are willing to pay higher prices for newer versions of the product—even in the midst of a US-China trade war. They aren’t. That’s according to a recent
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It’s not too early to be thinking about the decade ahead. We already know it will begin with a ferocious battle for the Whitehouse in the USA, the Olympic Games in Tokyo and the UK leaving the European Union. We expect by the mid-2020s the global population will hit 8Billion and we will attempt to
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single flat profile of a human ear isolated against a jade coloured radiating flowing sound waves backgroundGetty What do Warbyparker.com and eyebuydirect.com, have in common? They are all in the business of selling eyeglasses through the internet. There are now several other competitors in that space as well, and all claim to massively undercut the brick-and-mortar optometry
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FILE – In this Nov. 6, 2018 file photo, Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker speaks after he is elected over Republican incumbent Bruce Rauner in Chicago. Pritzker and Lt. Gov.-elect Juliana Stratton will be sworn in Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 in Springfield, Ill. Other constitutional officers _ all Democrats _ also will be inaugurated.
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Hacker standing in front of 01 or binary numbers on the computer screen on monitor background matrix, Digital data code in safety security technology concept. AnonymousGetty The two recent incidents at Apple remind is us that Corporate Espionage is a serious threat that your board should
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Balloons flying freeGetty Retirement can be defined as achieving financial independence in the third stage of life – typically after age 62 when you can claim Social Security.   There’s also a rapidly growing movement around FIRE (Financial Independence Retirement Early) where people aim to achieve financial independence and gain complete control over their scarcest
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The idea of taxing the rich is gaining ground. The conservative-leaning Financial Times writes about taxing the American rich almost every week. U.S Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s call to raise the top marginal income tax rate to 70 percent has a surprising amount of polling support, and Senator Elizabeth Warren’s call for wealth tax on the
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Most dividend investors understandably love the idea of an 8% No Withdrawal Portfolio. It’s a simple yet “game changing” idea that you don’t hear much from mainstream pundits and advisors. Find stocks that pay safe 7%, 8% or more and you can retire comfortably, living off dividend checks while your initial capital stays intact (or
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