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Buying puts can be an effective strategy to help protect your financial assets in a market downturn, however there are risks.
There are a variety of education savings accounts available to help defray the cost of higher education, each with distinct advantages.
Using long calls as an option trading strategy can help you turn a larger profit if a stock price increases. However, it may result in the loss of the premium.
Options can be used not just by active traders, but also by long-term investors looking to gain additional income or protect against loss.
With Scottrade’s Flexible Reinvestment Program, you can invest dividends commission-free into just about any kind of equity.
Exchange-traded funds continue to evolve beyond their plain vanilla roots. We compare actively managed and passively managed ETFs.
What should you keep in mind when considering dividend-paying stocks? Focusing on yield alone could be a problem
Bonds are considered lower risk than stocks. But they come in many varieties, making them a core holding in many portfolios.
How many investment accounts do you need? That’s a trick question. It depends largely on your financial goals.
Exchange-traded funds and mutual funds can offer instant diversification and professional management for your portfolio. We help you compare these two investment types.
Opening a new investment account is a major financial decision. We’re here to help with five answers to frequently asked questions during the process.