With millions of Floridians still without power after Hurricane Irma, the Internal Revenue Service has announced its making it easier to tap retirement account money for needs related to Irmas fury. It applies to those who live in designated disaster areasand to those who live elsewhere who want
I want to retire at age 55. I contribute to several retirement savings plans but worry I'll be penalized for withdrawing my savings early. I want to invest additional money somewhere else. Where should I invest? --Dave
Many of us dream of retiring long before our 65th birthday and having more ti
Related Banking Problems In The Cannabis Industry Are 'Somewhat Overblown In The Press' IAnthus CEO Talks About Raising Capital For U.S. Cannabis Companies In Canadian Markets And Marijuana Stocks To Watch
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Social Security may be one of your largest assets. What and when you collect will make a huge difference to your lifetime benefits.
Todays column addresses whether to take spousal benefits at FRA, who’s affected by the new law, the WEP and Canadian pensions, the availability of spousal benefits and whether Social Security benefits must replace SSI benefits. Larry Kotlikoff is the founder....More>>>
Newly minted U.S. President Donald J. Trump had a very boring first meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (thankfully). Trump, who won the U.S. election on a dual “security and jobs” platform, has slammed the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) as a “bad deal” and has already savaged NAFTA partner Mexico. Consequently, there has been a lot of worry in....More>>>
In the future, vehicles will be “shared, electric and automated,” according to a new study from the Institute of Transportation Studies at University of California, Davis. This trend gives an edge to companies currently employing one or more of these features. That list includes Google, Tesla, Uberand General Motors.
A number of experts were surveyed for a new study titled “3....More>>>
Several days ago Fitbit (FIT) and Dexcom (DXCM) announced they are partnering to develop CGM (continuous glucose monitoring) solutions for people living with diabetes. The first product will incorporate DXCM's CGM data and bridge it with FIT's new Ionic watch. Users of Android and iOS devices wou
The "great unwind" is here... After months of speculation, the Federal Reserve formally made the announcement this week. It will begin to "taper" its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in October. As the Wall Street Journal reported... The Federal Reserve i
U.S. equities are pushing to new records on Friday thanks to a utopian combination. Earnings growth has been solid. Economic growth is stable if somewhat tepid. Job growth continues. And uneven inflation is keeping the Federal Reserve’s policy tightening relatively tender in its intens