Oct. 17, 2017

Dow Jones Industrial Average 23,000 stock market record might obscure trouble brewing

The DJIA today crossed the 23,000 threshold for the first time, and President Donald Trump tweeted about it. Here's what to know about the Dow's new record.

Oct. 12, 2017

Bitcoin price today hit a new high: What the news means, and whether mining or investing makes sense

Everything to know about bitcoin price history, and news analysis of why the cryptocurrency has climbed so quickly: Nations and banks are opening up, but risks remain.
Oct. 2, 2017

Las Vegas Shooting: Why Smith & Wesson and other gun stocks’ prices rise after mass shootings

Las Vegas and RGR, AOBC, SWHC, VSTO and OLN: Stock prices of publicly-traded gun companies went up on Monday, following Sunday's deadly shooting. Here's why and what you should know.
Sept. 25, 2017

Save money and grow wealth in 2017: 5 secrets to getting richer this fall

Save money in autumn — the smart way. No matter how hard you try to avoid it, some financial moves will have to be made before Thanksgiving.
Sept. 25, 2017

This one mistake stops you from getting rich and achieving your biggest goals

Plus five brain hacks to help you save money and grow richer — right now — by overcoming your impulses.
Sept. 20, 2017

Money tips: What’s your financial “hygiene” score? These 10 questions measure your savvy and safety.

Want to save more money, protect your credit and identity, stress less about work and get richer? Take this quiz to see what you really need to improve.

Sept. 15, 2017

Bitcoin price history: What triggered the drop in value and whether analysts predict it will recover

The price for bitcoin — and most of the major cryptocurrencies, for that matter — has been falling all week.
Sept. 15, 2017

How do you become a millionaire? Here are 7 ways to end up with $1 million.

Want $1 million? These strategies — plus a little time and patience — can help you.
Sept. 13, 2017

Investing 101: What should you do when the stock market drops? How to plan for the inevitable now

Stock prices keep hitting record highs. Here's why that is worrying investors — and how you can prepare for the inevitable.
Aug. 9, 2017

Want to save more money? These 3 weird psychological tricks could help, according to science.

Your financial choices might be affected by unconscious factors, from how much you need to use the bathroom to the brightness of the space you are in.
Aug. 4, 2017

Follow these 21 Twitter accounts to get smarter about money, and learn secrets to wealth and success

Want to earn and save more money, launch a successful business or just learn new financial hacks? These Twitter handles will inspire you.

July 19, 2017

You’ve got these top money priorities in the wrong order

Should you save for retirement or buy a home? The best investment you can make right now might not be what you think it is.
May 1, 2017

What's the best way to invest? These smart portfolios and ETFs will grow your cash.

Want the best investments to grow your savings? Here's how to invest in stocks and bonds for short-term goals or retirement.
Jan. 31, 2017

How to slay your money fears and take control of your finances: 'The Payoff,' with Alexa von Tobel

Growing wealth like a real adult is all about following the right order of operations.
Jan. 26, 2017

'The Payoff' podcast launch: How to get better with money — and plan health care in the Trump era

The launch episode of 'The Payoff' features Alexa von Tobel of LearnVest.
Jan. 24, 2017

How can you tell if a financial adviser or expert is "real"?

Thinking about hiring a financial adviser to help with your money? You might want to read this first.

Jan. 3, 2017

Your 2017 Money Guide: 3 big moves to earn more, pay less, cut debt and grow wealth

These smart money behaviors should help you emerge a little richer by the end of the year.
Oct. 5, 2016

Here are 5 smart money moves for millennials who want to grow real wealth

Financial planning is not just for rich people.
Aug. 11, 2016
July 25, 2016

Nintendo Stock Dives as 'Pokémon Go' Speculators Learn a Tough Lesson

Tough lesson for people who tried to play the market on 'Pokémon Go' hype.