As Big Firms Exit Broker Pact, Investors Are Uneasy by PAUL SULLIVAN


By PAUL SULLIVAN

An alliance over broker recruitment rules is falling apart as wealth management firms threaten legal action to stop departing advisers from taking clients with them.

Published: January 18, 2018 at 07:00PM

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Most States Don’t Require Specific Financial Literacy Classes by ANN CARRNS


By ANN CARRNS

A new report gave only Alabama, Missouri, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia an A for their efforts. There’s a debate on how best to teach the subject.

Published: January 18, 2018 at 07:00PM

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Why It’s So Hard to Calculate What You’ll Pay for College by RON LIEBER


By RON LIEBER

Many colleges offer discounts via a system that’s come to be known as merit aid. But it’s not easy to decipher, as a trip to four schools reveals.

Published: January 18, 2018 at 07:00PM

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Will Uncle Sam Pay Your Bills? Don’t Fall for It by ANN CARRNS


By ANN CARRNS

Several Federal Reserve Banks have issued warnings about a scam that promotes “secret” government bank accounts that consumers can tap to pay their bills.

Published: August 24, 2017 at 08:00PM

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