A fiduciary has to put his or her client’s interests first when it comes to providing investment advice. Employers providing 401(k) plans have had a fiduciary responsibility to the plan participants.
The SEC has voted to approve a rule from the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform law that will require publicly traded companies to publish the ratio between CEO pay and the earnings of the average employee.
So-called “robo-advisers” can provide investment advice with low AUM fees and account minimums.
Students majoring in STEM fields — that’s science, technology, engineering and math, and health and business — garner the highest wages.
The fiduciary standard is the highest standard of care. A fiduciary must only give advice that is in the client’s best interest
It’s far more likely that your children can find a way to finance their college careers than it is to expect your children to finance your retirement.
President Obama announced in late February that a Department of Labor rule requiring investment professionals to adhere to a fiduciary standard when advising retirement plan participants is being submitted for review by the Office of Management and Budget.
For those who can afford to do so, stop leaving investment returns behind by making both the 2014 and 2015 IRA contributions by April 15.
Though there’s no one-size-fits-all answer for savers and investors, examining goals and time frames can provide direction when considering saving and investment vehicles.
With the exception of activist investors who take large positions in a company’s stock, what happens in the stock price doesn’t have anything to do with the fact that you own a few of its shares.