• Oh, behave: How to make sense of behavioral ETFs

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – Can you make serious money by capitalizing on human foibles? A worker takes a vegan pizza out of the oven at a Domino’s Pizza restaurant in Tel Aviv, Israel July 16, 2015. REUTERS/Baz Ratner Because of fear, greed and other emotions, most people...
  • Trump and U.S. House tax lawmaker reopen door to 401(k) changes

    Reuters News: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump and the U.S. House of Representatives’ top tax law writer reopened the door on Wednesday to changes in the 401(k) retirement savings program, just days after Trump seemed to rule out such a step under a broad Republican tax overhaul project....
  • Column: With U.S. elder abuse in spotlight, a look at guardians

    Reuters News: CHICAGO (Reuters) – Are unsuspecting seniors around the United States being scooped up without warning from their homes, placed in nursing homes and having their possessions taken away? A pair of elderly couples view the ocean and waves along the beach in La Jolla, California March 8,...
  • Exclusive: Baupost's Klarman resists calls to wipe out Puerto Rico debt

    Reuters News: BOSTON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Seth Klarman on Wednesday resisted calls for Puerto Rico’s debt to be wiped out and said the island’s residents will be better off in the long run if obligations are honored. A man stands on what is left of the balcony of...
  • Q&A: Jewel learned her life lessons from nature, books and pain

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jewel’s rise in the music world from the Alaska frontier to first-name-only star is almost unbelievable: Girl endures an abusive environment, becomes homeless – and then not only survives, but reaches the pinnacle of her profession. Now 43, Jewel (born Jewel Kilcher) is...
  • Early filers for college financial aid reap benefits

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – Want to increase your chance to get financial aid for college? File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the end of 2017. “The sooner the better,” said financial aid expert Mark Kantrowitz, publisher at Cappex.com. In a 2015 study he...
  • Q&A: Tamed 'Wolf of Wall Street' Belfort shares new sales secrets

    Reuters News: NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jordan Belfort inspired the feature film “The Wolf of Wall Street,” which starred Leonardo DiCaprio and portrayed the wealth and excesses that the head of former Long Island brokerage Stratton Oakmont enjoyed back in the 1990s. Belfort, 55, has had a resurrection of...
  • Fall is right time to rethink your Medicare drug plan options

    Reuters News: CHICAGO (Reuters) – Forewarned is forearmed – and for U.S. seniors, the warning just arrived in the mail. Each September, enrollees in Medicare prescription drug and Advantage plans receive letters from their insurance companies detailing any changes in coverage for the year ahead. Called the Annual Notice...
  • Q&A: Maker's Mark helped Bill Samuels Jr. make his mark

    Reuters News: NEW YORK(Reuters) – Bourbon is a multi-billion-dollar business, but it began with just a few pioneering Kentucky families from Bardstown who all lived down the road from each other. One of those iconic families started around 1790 and is still in the business. Bill Samuels Jr., son...