CNBC is not fast enough, not deep enough and not accountable enough to give ordinary investors the information they need. Long live the alternatives.
A copy of the rare investing guide by hedge fund manager Seth Klarman would cost you thousands of dollars -- but you can get the book's advice for free.
FINRA's BrokerCheck doesn't include all the information about financial advisers that investors can get from other sources. Here's why that could be a problem for you.
How do you know when it's time to get professional financial advice, or whether your next more is something you can handle on your own? We asked some pros to weigh in.
Everything you need to know about managing your finances can fit on one index card. Want to know what the advice is? Get your pen ready...
When markets start to buck and plunge -- as they're doing now -- many investors get nervous, and want their financial adviser to check in. Most aren't getting what they need.
It's tempting to want a financial adviser who sounds sure of his advice. But a new study shows how being overconfident lets them get away more easily with being wrong.
Technology has made it easier than ever to keep constant tabs on every detail of your investments. But do you really need to micromanage your portfolio all day, every day?
The NBA's all-time leading scorer talks about how a shady investment adviser nearly swindled him. Here's how you can avoid a similar fate.
Morgan Stanley says profit and revenue dropped in the first quarter, though the results beat Wall Street expectations.
At least three wealth management firms marketing themselves as objective financial advisers are getting payments for investing their clients' money in certain mutual funds.
It seems unfair that ordinary people can't invest in hedge funds. And, it is unfair -- to the wealthy folks whose hedge fund investments consistently underperform the market.
Two affiliates of SAC Capital Advisors, the hedge fund run by billionaire Steven Cohen, will pay more than $614 million to settle insider trading settlement charges.
Most people could really use some help managing their finances, yet relatively few seek the services of professional financial planners. The reason: Those pros typically...
Paul Hawtin created the first "Twitter hedge fund," which used social media metrics to guide its investments -- and it beat the market. Now, he's turned his...
The hardest part of investing can sometimes be getting out of your own way. Too often, we let emotions guide our investing strategies, with disastrous results. A new study...
Audits are avoidable: From outlandish charitable giving to claiming a home office, there are a host of specific thing that can set of warning bells with the IRS. Here are...