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You Couldn't Escape It

Tracy Hoover | Posted 12.31.2013 | Impact
Tracy Hoover

Though his feet splashed in about an inch of water, Principal Brian Walsh could see a water line two feet high marking the walls of Memorial School in...

9 Questions To Ask Your Significant Other Before Saying ‘I Do'

Kathleen Murphy | Posted 11.05.2013 | Weddings
Kathleen Murphy

Imagine if you started discussing your long-term financial goals about the same time you were planning your nuptials. Perhaps if you spent less time thinking, "band or DJ," and more time thinking about investing, your life together could be vastly improved.

Looking Through a Different Lens: A Glance at the Google Glass

Lilia Ziamou | Posted 11.03.2013 | Technology
Lilia Ziamou

Google Glass is a novel interface to access information hands-free, faster, and easier. The value of Google Glass will ultimately depend on the type of functionalities that will be tied to this unique interface.

Why The Rich Are Giving Away Cash

AP | DAVE CARPENTER | Posted 10.29.2012 | Money

CHICAGO -- Taxes that are largely a concern of the very rich will soon affect far more people unless Congress steps in. The impending drastic changes...

Everything You Wanted To Know About Millionaires But Were Afraid To Ask

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

Not all millionaires sport a top hat, monocle and cane, but it turns out lots have one thing in common: They don’t feel wealthy. More than one-qu...

Will the Supreme Court Follow the GOP Plan and Force Seniors to Pay $20,000 More for Rx Drugs?

Ethan Rome | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics
Ethan Rome

Fidelity Investments, the gigantic Wall Street mutual fund company, says it will cost a retired couple $20,000 more to buy their medicines if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns the Affordable Care Act.

Financial Services Should Take a Page From the Physician's Code of Conduct: First Do No Harm

April Rudin | Posted 06.20.2012 | Business
April Rudin

Financial services needs to fix itself and repair its relationship with consumers who have developed mistrust of an industry who has harmed them.

The 401(k) Rip-off May Be Ending

Dan Solin | Posted 06.17.2012 | Business
Dan Solin

It has long been my view that 401(k) plans are a national disgrace. They are rife with conflicts of interest between those who "advise" them and the participants who contribute to them.

Bank Loan Rates Could Spike Following Money Market Rules

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2012 | Business

By Karen Brettell NEW YORK, Feb 7 (Reuters) - The cost for banks and other borrowers to raise funds in short-term markets could jump ...

How Can We Address Our Retirement Deficits If We Don't Know What to Save or What We've Saved?

Jane White | Posted 11.06.2011 | Business
Jane White

Incredibly, those managing 401(k) assets aren't required to communicate the "cost" of retirement adequacy and the minimum contribution needed to fund that goal.

Too Big To Fail, Or Too Trifling For Oversight?

New York Times | Posted 08.12.2011 | Business

It is not very often that business people head to Washington to explain how unimportant they are. But over the last several months, executives from...

401k Balances Reach 10-Year High, Fidelity Says

AP | DAVID PITT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Most 401(k) accountholders continue to plug away at setting aside a portion of their pay. That consistency, along with a rising stock market helped pu...

Why Your 401K Plan May Be Overpriced

Time | Stephen Gandel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Boston College's Center for Retirement Research Center has a study out this month about the cost of 401(k) plans, and they have found another flaw in ...

Retirement Health Care: Average Couple Needs To Save $250,000

AP | MARK JEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON — Relief to seniors facing high prescription drug costs is one of the first changes to come under the new health care overhaul. But ultim...

Fidelity FutureStage Helps Public Schools Get a Groove On

Terry Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Terry Gardner

I learned Fidelity Investments not only accepts investments, it invests in its neighboring communities through arts education in public schools, and it's been investing in school children nationwide since 2006.

Fidelity President Rodger Lawson To Retire

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON (Mark, Jewell AP) -- Fidelity Investments President Rodger Lawson is retiring at the end of March after two-and-a-half years reorganizing a com...

The Year of the Man-Child

Catie Lazarus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Catie Lazarus

What Did You Learn in 2009? Test your knowledge by answering these objectively scientific questions about the celebrities, politicians and fifteen minute famers who made headlines.

Postage and Other Economic Outrages Against Soldiers

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
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Don McNay

America ships soldiers off to Afghanistan and Iraq for free. If you come back in a body bag, they ship that back for free, too. However, we make families who send soldiers socks, food and underwear pay shipping costs.

Retire the 401(k) - Replace it with This

Eric Schurenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Schurenberg

Jilting the 401(k) to return to the old-fashioned pension, like going back to your spouse after a fling, is not an option. You need something that combines features of both.

Fidelity (Accidentally) Makes the Case Against the 401(k)

Eric Schurenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Schurenberg

It's not a lack of financial literacy that makes a majority of 20-year-olds not participate in a 401(k). It's human nature.

Retirement Health Costs Jumped 6.7 Percent in 2008, Fidelity Says

Mark Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mark Miller

The exploding cost of health care poses one of the most serious threats to retirement security -- even with Medicare covering everyone over age 65.

Fidelity Investments : Charles Goldman

money.cnn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -(Dow Jones)- Fidelity Investments on Tuesday named Charles Goldman, most recently of Schwab Institutional, president of its Institutional Pl...

Fidelity Layoff Rumor Gains Traction, But Not Confirmed

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON (Reuters) - Fidelity Investments said on Tuesday it was reviewing its costs and staffing following an industry report that said as many as 4,00...

Cuomo: Fidelity to settle auction-rate probe

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ALBANY, N.Y. — Fidelity Investments said Friday it will buy back $300 million worth of auction-rate securities from its customers, becoming the ...

Fidelity's Lynch Took $16,000 Worth Of Freebies

Los Angeles Times | Walter Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a case that could sully the reputation of legendary Fidelity Investments fund manager Peter Lynch, regulators said Wednesday that he had improperly...