Congress on Tuesday night extended dozens of expired "temporary" tax breaks for 2014.

THE ADDED VALUE OF FINANCIAL ADVISORS

 

Recent Vanguard research¹ shows that your advisor not only adds peace of mind, but also may add about 3 percentage points of value in net portfolio returns over time. 12.9.14

l just say it. We’re no longer No. 1. Today we’re No. 2. Yes, it’s official. The Chinese economy just overtook the United States economy to become the largest in the world.

Video | Market Snapshot: As bull market continues, can economic growth be sustained?  12.5.14

The S&P 500 index closed at 676.53 on March 9, 2009. Five and a half years later, the S&P 500 is right around 2,000. It has now become the fourth longest bull market, dating back to 1928.