Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 6:05 am
By Jean Chatzky ·

How do you know when it’s time to sell some of your stocks? Let these 3 questions guide you.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 3:41 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

Publicly traded companies announce their earnings and whether they “beat” the top line, meaning they have revenue growth, or the bottom line, meaning earnings per share, or both.

Monday, April 28, 2014 10:51 am
By Allison Ross ·

The Fed is requiring Bank of America to suspend its dividend and buyback programs.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 8:45 am
By Judy Martel ·

A revised bailout plan will accelerate dissolution of the mortgage giants.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 4:27 pm
By Judy Martel ·

They used to be called widow and orphan stocks. Dividend-paying stocks have earned a reputation as solid, predictable forms of income, but are they still solid? Dividend stocks offer capital appreciation and income that can be paid to you on a regular schedule or reinvested to boost returns until you’re ready for income. This year,