Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -040075.4 million Baby Boomers in America—about 26% of the US population—have reached or will reach retirement age between 2011 and 2030. And many of them are public-sector employees.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -0400Unemployment is still increasing. But the numbers don’t show the real problem. The real problem goes much deeper. And life situation is no guarantee of success or even employment.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:14:00 -0400Buyers are continuing to compete over an increasingly tight supply of houses.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0400A little-known provision can help you avoid a 10% penalty.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:00:00 -0400According to a report from real estate data and search site Trulia, markets where home values have gained the most since the recession actually have the tightest supply right now.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -0400Dividend-paying stocks have historically had a positive reputation among money managers and financial advisers. Recent evidence, however, suggests that viewing dividends as an income stream can be a costly mistake.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:21:00 -0400Depending on your goals, you may not want to leave everything to your children... or at least not without setting a few conditions.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:32:00 -0400Gorden Lam, one of my best managers, has been pounding the table hard for Tesla. To flesh out Gorden’s investment thesis, I have three questions that are best answered by those with firsthand experience owning a Tesla.
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The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has named the EV version of the new-for-2017 Hyundai Ioniq as the “greenest” car sold in the U.S. with a Green Score of 64 and a top Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.78. It has an average operating range of 124 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of 136 mpg.
BMW’s futuristically styled compact i3 EV has a Green Score of 64 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.80. It has an average operating range of 81 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of 124 mpg.
The highest-mileage version of Toyota’s Prius hybrid has a Green Score of 62 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.85. It’s rated at 56 mpg.
Sold only in California and Oregon, the EV version of Fiat’s subcompact coupe has a Green Score of 62 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.86. It has an average operating range of 84 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of 112 mpg.
Nissan’s small EV has a Green Score of 60 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.91. It has an average operating range of 107 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of 112 mpg.
Chevrolet’s latest EV has a Green Score of 59 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.93. The Bolt has an average operating range of 238 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of119 mpg.
The full electric version of Kia’s compact Soul has a Green Score of 59 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.94. It's available in10 states (California, Connecticut, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Texas, and Washington), it has an average operating range of 93 miles on a chargeand gets the electric equivalent of 105 mpg.
Toyota’s plug-in version of the Prius hybrid has a Green Score of 59 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.95. It’s estimated to run for the first 25 miles solely on battery power, when it gets the equivalent of 133 mpg, after which it runs as a conventional hybrid and is rated at 54 mpg.
The subcompact Prius c hybrid gets a Green Score of 58 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.97. It’s rated at 46 mpg.
Ford’s compact EV gets a Green Score of 58 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.98. It has an average operating range of 115 miles on a charge and gets the electric equivalent of 107 mpg.
The hybrid version of Honda’s popular midsize sedan gets a Green Score of 58 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.98; it’s rated at 48 mpg.
The hybrid-powered version of Kia’s new compact wagon gets a Green Score of 58 and an Environmental Damage Index rating of 0.98; it’s rated at 50 mpg.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:20:00 -0400If you or a loved one has a disability and want to take a cruise, it's important to investigate these essentials in advance.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:46:00 -0400Billionaire bond investor Bill Gross has settled his $200 million suit against PIMCO, the trillion dollar bond firm he co-founded in the 1970s.
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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:32:00 -0400Fearless Girl stands defiantly on Wall Street for another year. But will she stand permanently?
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:26:00 -0400Don't shy away from talking about debt with your partner—just be honest.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:06:00 -04006 suggestions from a self-described valued mentor to Millennials on ways boomers can work well with much younger colleagues.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0400Here's the reason the deadline was moved back to April 18.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -0400We’ve touched on this before, but there’s a strong sense in much of the developed world that we’re headed for harder times. Deficits increase. Unemployment rises. The benefits of the future have been unevenly distributed throughout society.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -0400The way Robert Kiyosaki, educational entrepreneur of “Rich Dad” fame and member of the Hard Assets Alliance, started accumulating his wealth seems more than just a bit quirky.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:26:00 -0400Today’s column covers filing, suspending, reinstating and withdrawing, suspending after getting disability benefits, child's disability benefits, eligibility for spousal benefits and widow's benefits after remarrying.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0400Shortly after Snap, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:SNAP) initial public offering, Robert Frazier recommended SNAP for 2017. But Tony Mitchell, another Marketocracy Manager, says SNAP is overvalued, will take too long to grow into its valuation if it ever does, and presents too much risk to invest in at this time.
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Americans love privacy so much, weshare it with everyone. Cartoon byChris Britt.
Back in the day, co-workers used to email each other rather than leaning over the cubicle wall. Times certainly have changed ... or have they?
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:56:00 -0400IRS audits can be protracted, and so can the dispute process thereafter. But IRS is offering new ways to settle some tax disputes quickly.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:13:00 -0400Each party must accept that wide political divisions will make it difficult to implement a pure system based on one set of principles. What can be done? The Republicans would benefit from a bridge that guarantees a base of care acceptable to members of the Democratic Party.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:09:00 -0400Moore's Law is now a historical artifact and that has left its former practitioners -- Intel, Qualcomm, and Western Digital -- in a growth quandary. Don't rush to buy their shares.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:45:00 -0400You may be headed for a meltdown in your 401(k) if you're mostly in actively managed funds. Here's how you can protect yourself.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:47:00 -0400A platform dubbed the ‘Kickstarter for Apps’ on the Blockchain, U.S.-based fintech start-up Apptrade, has received a $100,000 boost and backing midway through its crowdfund from a leading decentralized exchange in the blockchain and crypto space, coinciding with terms for investors being improved.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:50:00 -0400Just days before I was going to recommend a stock to a new client it dropped by 3% and I was sick to my stomach
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:00:00 -0400If you thought your 401(k) or a similar retirement account was your only option for funding retirement, you may be pleasantly surprised to find out you have access to several different retirement income sources and strategies.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:30:00 -0400Angst is “a feeling of anxiety, apprehension, or insecurity.” Many of us feel it acutely right now—and that’s new. Angst isn’t a temporary, individual thing anymore. Now we all feel it together—or at least most of us do—and it’s not at all temporary.