Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, February 02, 2016 12:57 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

On Monday, the U.S stock market opened lower on weak economic news out of China and lower oil prices. If China’s economy catches a cold, does Europe get the flu?

Monday, January 11, 2016 3:55 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

A fiduciary standard is the higher standard and requires that the professional put the client’s interests 1st in the actions he or she takes on behalf of the client.

Tuesday, December 08, 2015 1:25 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

ESG investing considers how companies score related to their environmental impact, societal impact corporate governance.

Monday, November 30, 2015 7:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The volatile stock market shouldn’t knock you off your game. Avoid these 2 common mistakes.

Friday, October 30, 2015 12:22 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Finally you can invest in flashy yet unproven startups. The SEC voted on a crowdfunding rule allowing small investors to invest in unregistered securities.

Monday, September 28, 2015 7:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Plan to retire before age 59 1/2? Know your options before dipping into retirement accounts.

Monday, September 14, 2015 1:39 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Should investors head for the sidelines or view the market’s volatility as an opportunity to rebalance their portfolios?

Friday, September 11, 2015 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

People aren’t saving enough for retirement. Are state-based retirement plans an answer, with the requirement that employees have to opt out to not participate?

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

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.

Wednesday, August 05, 2015 4:28 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

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.

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