Pundits like to throw around a lot of numbers when trying to predict where the economy is headed. The most popular economic indicators, however, aren't necessarily the best. Russ K explains why the economic indicators you hear most often are overrated and identifies which indicators you should use instead.
The term “smart beta” is becoming bandied about more frequently these days. In her first post for The Blog, Sara Shores explains smart beta and its potential benefits as part of an overall investment strategy.
Taxes are often an overlooked, but very real, cost of investing. And while there’s still a lot of time before April 15, there’s likely some tax preparation you need to do before the year ends. Here’s what you need to know, from The Blog.