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Social Security survivor’s benefits become available when a Social Security recipient dies and leaves surviving dependents: a spouse, children and other dependent family members.
AdviceIQ: Survivor Benefits-8 Tips
Wed, 2015-12-30 20:20
By Editorial Staff

Submitted by Jim Blankenship

Maybe you set personal goals for this year like losing weight or quitting a nasty habit.
AdviceIQ: Small Business Value Improvement
Wed, 2015-12-30 20:15
By Editorial Staff

Submitted by Scott Thompson Maybe you set personal goals for this year like losing weight or quitting a nasty habit. If you own a company or small business, your goals focus on hitting revenue or profit milestones. The trick is how to make that happen.

Surely one of the most overused words these days is “entrepreneur”.
Entrepreneurship For Sale
Tue, 2015-12-29 18:33
By Tim Knight

Surely one of the most overused words these days is “entrepreneur”. I have considered myself an entrepreneur for my entire working life, except for a couple of brief stints at “regular” jobs (Apple, Montgomery Securities).

There will surely be another financial crisis at some stage. But while many assert that the global financial system is a house of cards and a collapse is imminent, we disagree.
Rothschild: The Next Financial Crisis? Wait For It…
Tue, 2015-12-29 18:24
By Jacob Wolinsky

The Next Financial Crisis? Wait For It… via Rothschild Wealth Management Cyclical and secular risks “I have learned from my mistakes, and I am sure I can repeat them exactly.” – Peter Cook The next financial crisis? Wait for it…

US inflation came in at 0.5% year on year.
US Inflation Number Perfect for Reassuring Stock Investors
Tue, 2015-12-15 21:28
By Clifford Bennett

Hello, and it is all shaping up nicely isn’t it! US inflation came in at 0.5% year on year. Which shows some acceleration, but a bit like the Fed Funds Rate hike, it is really just small fish in small pond stuff. 

The deceit in the media and by major banks and brokers can only have the purpose of unduly maligning China...
Bennett on China and More
Tue, 2015-12-08 18:19
By Clifford Bennett

Hello, empirically, absolutely, China's exports increased!

The volatile situation in Syria also seems to have also shot down hopes of an alliance between Russia and the West in fighting ISIS.
Unchanged to Lower
Sun, 2015-11-29 18:54
By Michele "Mish" Schneider

After a wobbly start to what is generally a light trading week, US equities markets shrugged off the news of a Russian fighter getting shot

We have certainly had an unnecessary tragedy in the shooting down of the Russian fighter. What was Turkey thinking?
Bennett on Turkey, Russia, Australia and More
Thu, 2015-11-26 08:13
By Clifford Bennett

Hello, wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving in this increasingly global community!  Being Thanksgiving week in the US everyone, including most markets, have taken a bit of a break.

The UK is a huge target for criminal funds according to Transparency International.
ValueWalk on Money Laundering: How the world’s biggest financial crime affects you
Thu, 2015-11-26 06:04
By Jacob Wolinsky

Money Laundering: How the world’s biggest financial crime affects you

One of the challenges in financial planning is the strong taboo in our society against talking about money.
AdviceIQ Personal Finance: Talking About Death
Thu, 2015-11-26 06:01
By Editorial Staff

Submitted by Rick Kahler    One of the challenges in financial planning is the strong taboo in our society against talking about money. Another powerful taboo is talking about death when someone has a serious illness.

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