The time value of money (TVM) is an important concept to investors because a dollar on hand today is worth more than a dollar promised in the future. The dollar on hand today can be used to invest and earn interest or capital gains. A dollar promised in the future is actually worthContinue Reading


If you have money in a traditional IRA that you’d like to put into a grandchild’s 529 plan, you can’t simply roll it over from one account into the other, sorry to say. Instead, you’ll have to take a distribution from the IRA and then put the money into theContinue Reading


Sustainable and impact investing has gained momentum in recent years and it shows no signs of slowing down. Also known as impact investing, socially responsible investing (SRI), or Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG), these strategies can help investors tap into new areas of the market and align their valuesContinue Reading


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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Thursday morning that lawmakers have reached a deal on a short-term debt ceiling increase after hours of discussion with Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. “I have some good news,” Schumer, D-N.Y., said from the Senate floor. “We have reached agreement to extend the debt ceilingContinue Reading


A Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Newcastle United at Molineux on October 02, 2021 in Wolverhampton, England. Naomi Baker | Getty Images A Saudi consortium led by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has successfully purchased England’s Newcastle United soccer team after 18 months of protracted disputes.  A majorContinue Reading


Stocks rallied on Thursday as lawmakers reached a deal to increase the debt ceiling in the short-term, according to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer. Stocks hit their highs of the session as Schumer announced on the Senate floor news of the compromise, which will avoid an unprecedented debt default forContinue Reading