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How to Raise a Millionaire

June 10, 2011

Text This to Your Teens: A Roth IRA Could Make Them a Multi-Millionaire

Teenagers being teenagers, it is rarely easy to get them thinking further into the future than Friday night. But with the summer job season for high school and college students upon us, now is a good time to teach …

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Vanguard Slashes Fund Minimums, Lowers Fees

May 13, 2011

Vanguard Selects Dozens to Manage New Emerging Markets Fund

Attempting to capitalize on the success and popularity of emerging markets investments over the last several years, Vanguard announced plans to launch Emerging Markets Select Stock in mid-June. This actively managed fund will face stiff competition from Vanguard’s already successful Emerging Markets Index, …

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Estate Checklist

A Straightforward Guide to Preparing and Settling an Estate

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Was QE2 a Success?

April 29, 2011

Markets Disembarking from QE2

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) made a big splash this week when Chairman Ben Bernanke held the first live press conference in the central bank’s 98-year history. Prior to the historic presser, the Fed announced it intended to wrap up its second "quantitative easing" program (QE2) by …

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Should You Buy Municipal Bonds Now?

April 15, 2011

In Defense of Municipal Bonds

Is it Armageddon or an opportunity?

Last December, a well-known market analyst made a startling prediction that rattled the municipal bond market. Appearing on "60 Minutes," the analyst predicted widespread defaults among municipal bond issuers. She claimed that 50 to 100 sizeable defaults, representing hundreds of billions …

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Financing Emerging Market Growth

April 1, 2011

Financing Emerging Market Growth

The best long-term growth story over the next decade may be found on far distant shores. With Pacific Rim, South American and Eastern European cultures and economies building and/or evolving, investment opportunities abound. With those opportunities, obviously, come risks. Ask an investor about investing in emerging markets and …

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The Crisis In Japan and the US Economy

March 18, 2011

Will Japan’s Tragedy Affect the Global Markets?

By now you’ve seen the heart-wrenching images of the aftermath of the Great Tohoku Earthquake and the resulting tsunami that devastated the northeastern region of Japan’s Honshu Island, and, if you’re like us, you’re closely following the ongoing story of the dire conditions at the …

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Making the Most of Your Charitable Giving

Save Some Money and Do Some Good

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New ETF from Vanguard, Should You Buy?

February 4, 2011

A New Vanguard International ETF

On January 28, Vanguard opened the newest addition in its international ETF stable, Total International ETF, which is a share class of the open-end Total International Index fund. The ETF shares give investors a less expensive way to get into Total International (the ETF shares charge 0.20% …

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