A whistleblower suit by a former tax attorney alleges Vanguard has operated as an illegal tax shelter for nearly 40 years. The fund giant denies the claim.
If you want to be a savvy investor, you have to learn the jargon of Wall Street. Our new series starts out by explaining large cap, mid cap and small cap.
Gold? No. Oil? No. We're talking a truly vital commodity, one with long-term potential to rise in price. And now, you can easily add it to your portfolio.
When it comes to deciding which mutual funds to select, many investors feel overwhelmed. But making informed decisions is simpler than you think.
Because ETFs are baskets of assets, they tend to reflect market fundamentals, not "noise." Here's what the best so far in 2014 tell us about the trends.
Learning how to profit from America's aging demographic can be a minor form of consolation set against time's merciless tick-tock.
This digital currency is still mostly flying under the radar. Does this signal opportunity for savvy investors? Or is it a fad you'd be wise to avoid?
ETFs are the new way to invest in the market, but one recently launched fund tracks old reliable companies that have been around since your grandparents were buying stocks.
Because ETFs cover many different portions of the stock, bond, commodities, and real estate markets, they are well worth watching as economic barometers.
While most food prices have increased only modestly, beef prices have soared 26 percent over the past five years.
If you're looking abroad for high profit potential (and you should, because that's where the growth is) there's one country you really need to consider. Hint: It's not a BRIC.
Venture capitalists show no sign of shying away from investing in startups related to bitcoin even as authorities step up their scrutiny of the virtual currency.
Many investors who rely on bonds for stability and security have found the investments are turning up short.
Morgan Stanley has agreed to pay a $100,000 fine in New Jersey for selling exotic exchange-traded funds to unwary elderly investors seeking income investments.
Nobody can say where markets and the economy will go next, but hindsight is 20/20. Here are some of the most unfortunate money mistakes of the year so far.
This week, we're doing a basic series on investing, trying to give novices the information they need to get started. Today, a rundown of the most common investment options.
The Winklevoss twins love Bitcoins, and they plan to make it easier to invest in the cryptocurrency with their Bitcoin ETF. But the idea isn't ready for prime time.