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Consider several ways to help automate your investing plan.

How to Automate Your Investing Plan

Are you looking to reduce the stress from routine investing tasks? Consider several ways to help automate your investing plan.

A portfolio management tool can help keep your investments aligned to your financial goals.

Is Your Portfolio in a Good Spot? This Tool Can Help

If your investment portfolio isn’t managed correctly, you’re more likely to miss your financial goals. A portfolio management tool can help.

4 questions couples can ask about planning their financial lives.

Couples Financial Planning: 4 Questions to Ask

If you’ve decided to integrate finances with your significant other, consider asking some key questions to avoid future problems.

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Many use Dow Theory to help determine the direction of the economy.

How Dow Theory Might Help Improve Trading

Dow Theory looks at the trends of key financial indexes to provide an overall direction of where the markets and economy are heading.

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Learn some ways to determine how much to save for retirement.

How Much Should I Save for Retirement?

How much should you be saving for retirement? Scottrade presents some general concepts that may be worth looking into.  

How should you react to the recent market volatility?

What to Make of Recent Market Volatility?

The markets had a rough first week, in part due to declines in China’s market. What does that mean for your investment portfolio?

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Learn about the steps to rolling over a 401k or IRA.

4 Steps to Rolling Over an IRA or 401(k)

Learn about rolling over a 401k or IRA to a Traditional or Roth IRA with Scottrade.  

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Review the strategies for financial planning at each stage of life

How to Save Throughout Your Life

Saving money at every stage of life can help you prepare for retirement and financial security.  

Starting your retirement savings plan early could yield big benefits.

Retirement: The Importance of Starting to Save Early

When it comes to saving for your golden years, the earlier the start, the more money – and security – you’ll likely have when you’re ready to retire.

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Roth vs. Traditional IRA

Roth vs. Traditional IRA: Your Choice

Deciding what type of IRA fits your needs is an important step in retirement planning..

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