Dr. Gene and Ted Parrish, CFA, discuss how bonds should be used in your portfolio.
Now that your student is away at college, there are plenty of financial pitfalls they can avoid with a little planning.
Bil Lako, CFP®, provides some critical steps a 60-something should take before retirement.
Dr. Gene and Bil Lako, CFP®, discuss retirement numbers and how the Ten Year Rule is applied to a retirement account.
The "Money Talks" hosts explain how if a 25-year-old investor were to forgo making a $5,000 IRA contribution, the cost of that decision in the long run could be $140,512.
Bil Lako, CFP® and Dr. Gene discuss a strategy for an investor who was burned by the market and lost his 6% dividends.
Between the bailouts and various financial legislation, many investors have wondered how much of their deposits are covered by FDIC insurance. For more information on the standard FDIC limits, coverages specific to the type of account, and the new programs developed by the FDIC, read this Financial Tip.